About This 1886 Victorian For Sale In Hinsdale Illinois
The main home, with historic details and modern luxury upgrades throughout, features over 8,000 square feet of living space. As you enter, notice striking quarter sawn oak wainscoting on the foyer walls, floors, and pillared entry as well a gesso gold painted mirror. Pocket doors take you between the study and living room through the dining room continuing the quarter sawn oak wainscoting with built-in cabinets, original leaded glass windows, and beamed ceilings.
A welcoming breakfast room leads to a large kitchen with double refrigerators. Work/life balance is elegant and easy in the splendid family room, office, and library. The first level, with towering ceilings approaching 11 feet also features two powder rooms. On the second level, find an expansive primary suite with 2 walk in closets and spa-like bathroom. A private study, four additional bedrooms and two full bathrooms, one with double vanity, ensure your family has plenty of room.
The third floor includes a charming, large playroom with the classic Queen Anne tower space, two additional bedrooms, and a bathroom. The lower level features ceilings with good heights in the expansive recreation room as well as ample storage, updated network room and mechanical room and a two washer, two dryer laundry. What sets this magnificent home apart is a spacious two-story Coach House, your private getaway.
Beyond the expansive three car garage, the Coach House boasts more than 2000 square feet of additional living and playing space to spend your weekends and holidays. On the first floor, a powder room, kitchen, dining room and living room open out to the pool. Upstairs, sitting room, game room, exercise room, 2 large bedrooms and 2 baths with washer/dryer. Two balconies make morning coffees or an evening drink outdoors a pleasure. Pool, built-in BBQ and hot tub make for a staycation unlike any other.
All around the acre+ property, beautifully established landscaping creates a sophisticated surroundings. Large scale flower beds showcase perennials like hydrangea and tulips while sculptural planters allow for seasonal stunners. Mature trees and well-maintained lawn add to the retreat-like feel. Walled and hedged garden areas with herringbone hardscape create areas for conversation and entertaining. Located in a prime location less than a mile from top ranked Oak Elementary, Hinsdale Middle, and Hinsdale Central High School, you’re also close to the best of Hinsdale shopping, dining, and the Metra while feeling a world away. The entire exterior of the home and coach house was painted in late 2022.