Dorothy Gillian ¦ Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
About This 1897 Victorian In Oak Park Illinois
There’s No Place Like Home! Set on a historic tree-lined street, 611 North Oak Park Avenue is a historic gem that has been refinished, restored, and renovated to perfection. Re-envisioned for the way we live today, no expense was spared updating this home, crafting it into the perfect utopia to build memories for generations to come. With an open flow between the living, kitchen, and dining areas, this home was truly crafted for entertaining. Stunning original architectural details flow throughout the superb floor plan, truly designed for entertaining or simple relaxation.
Masterfully renovated with all of today’s modern conveniences, the kitchen is truly the heart of the home. With Thermador appliances, quartzite slab counters, and dual islands, this space is sure to appease even the most discerning chefs. Continuing to the second level, the impressive primary suite, three large additional bedrooms, and a custom guest bath with a claw foot tub and heated floors can be found. The result of joining two smaller bedrooms, a dramatic double door entry gives way to the main bedroom, a space that brilliantly blends luxury and comfort to create the ideal retreat.
In addition to a sprawling custom walk-in closet, this suite is completed by spa-caliber bath, outfitted with heated floors, large dual vanities, slab marble countertops, and custom marble herringbone floors. Ascend to the third level, where the ultimate entertainment space awaits. In addition to the fifth bedroom and a full bath, this level boasts an incredible home theater, outfitted with beautiful custom carpet from the 1930’s, top-of-the-line sound systems, and a full wet bar with wine fridge. Entertaining continues on the lower level, where a second, equally large recreation space, a full bar, and a full bath with steam shower can be found.
Designed to take full advantage of the precious summer months, the outdoor space of this home is a dream for entertaining. All new landscaping enhances this intimate urban backyard, providing ample space for lounging, dining, and grilling. With convenient access to the two-car garage, complete with a finished second floor, you must see this home to appreciate everything it has to offer.