A Peaceful Oasis in Oak Park
Near award-winning Oak Park schools on an oversized parcel of land, this charming single-family residence in Oak Park boasts 2,561 square feet of living space. Inside, the spacious, flowing floor plan allows for four bedrooms, three full baths, an office, grand living and entertaining area, dining/family area, a modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances, tile and travertine flooring, French doors, custom designer touches throughout, and a two-car garage with direct access to the interior. Outside, enjoy the carefree maintenance of artificial lawn areas, a gated pool and spa, large covered patio with built-in barbecue, and more.
Contemporary Architecture, Lavish Appointments
Featuring a contemporary architecture with several arches and a covered porch entry, this home features lavish artificial turf and mature trees. Professional hardscaping includes a meandering brick and tiled path with carriage lights leading from the walk to the front entry. A stately solid oak door with brass hardware and lead glass inserts with matching sidelights grant entry over the threshold. The main foyer offers lavish herringbone travertine flooring that is carried throughout the kitchen and dining areas, and a suspended chandelier above. Easy, open access to the main stairway leads to the second level via a carved oak bannister and turned railing. The grand hall features a built-in oak bench, perfect for last-minute touches prior to leaving for the day.
Sumptuous Grand Living Area
A step-down from the foyer reveals a desirable living and entertaining gallery that extends from the front of the home to the rear. At the front, a romantic bay window is highlighted with a colorful intricate custom stained lead glass window, and at the rear, French doors lead to the covered patio. Underfoot, polished stone flooring sets off the grand space. A breezeway provides easy entrance to the kitchen for serving family and guests.
A Designer Kitchen for Home Chefs
Featuring a picturesque bay garden window over sink and an abundance of solid oak cabinetry with brushed hardware, the spacious kitchen is designed with granite sunken slab counters with a breakfast bar, travertine backsplash and flooring. Home chefs will delight in preparing gourmet fare and family favorites using top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances, including a professional four-burner gas Shabbes range and oven with matching hood, drawer dishwasher, and convection oven. The extended dining area features French sliding doors to the back patio, beautiful built-in solid oak bookcases and shelving, and could serve dual roles as a shared family room or den.
Private Master Retreat
The palatial master suite features plush carpet, two large closets, and a large window overlooking lush landscaping below. An elegantly-appointed master bath includes a custom maple wood vanity topped with sunken granite counters, dual sinks, upgraded hardware, and a beveled beauty mirror. A steam shower incorporates travertine tiles, a glass bench to sit and relax, and a floor-to-ceiling glass enclosure to achieve the benefits of optimal steam sessions.
Three Bedrooms and an Office
In addition to the master suite, there are three lovely bedrooms – one on the main level, and two upstairs. Downstairs, a full bathroom with tub/shower combination is located off the dining area, and could be used as an office, media room, or library. Upstairs, an office that could be used for a variety of different purposes, and two bedrooms, share a hall bath that is complete with a well-appointed tub/shower off the main hallway.
Relax and Enjoy the Sunshine
The delightful backyard features block walls and raised planters on all three sides, and a covered patio along the length of the home to provide shaded respite, and is perfect for relaxing in a favorite lounge chair. The built-in barbecue and tiled sink make al fresco dining or entertaining a breeze, and a large grassy area opens the space up for play. The sparkling freeform pool is gated for safety, and includes a corner hot tub and professional hardscape terraces to soak up the sun.