This beautiful home was built in 2002 by a famous architect who designed the home for himself, but never moved in. He sold it to the present owners who have been living there for the past 14 years.
This home in The Glen in Glenview provides a residence which is both close to Chicago and O’Hare Airport. The houses on Patriot are also set back from the street. This was an important feature as it afforded the privacy they sought.
Brick Colonial In The Glen In Glenview
This is the largest model available in Chapel Crossing in The Glen in Glenview. The three car garage, in this spacious brick colonial, gives space to park cars as well as to store all your additional “stuff”.
Children have enjoyed playing volleyball, badminton and crochet in the large back yard on the property. In the early years the yard included a swing set and there are many good memories of the tether ball games played by most of the neighborhood kids.
You walk through the beautiful front door into a massive foyer where you view the double staircase up to the second floor. The home starts with a traditional layout with a dining room on the right and living room on the left.
Both rooms have unique tray ceilings designed by the original architect/owner. The entire first floor has pristine hardwood floors.
As you pass by the closet and the door to the lower level you are struck by the light from the impressive windows and the cathedral ceiling of the family room. A remarkable fireplace under the windows rounds out the scene.
Cook’s Kitchen In Chapel Crossing
A cook’s kitchen with granite counter tops highlights a beautiful island and centers the kitchen. Mostly stainless appliances and a large pantry add to the appeal. There is a large eating area to accommodate a large family and there are many windows allowing natural light to flood in.
The kitchen is located next to the family room. There are many pathways to pass food into the family room when everyone is gathered to read or watch their favorite television show.
As you walk down the hallway there is a powder room next to the mud room. The mud room has two doors. One leads to the outside for the kids to enter through during the winter so they can remove their shoes and coats as well as store their books. The other door leads to the impressive three car garage which again offers an abundance of storage space.
At the end of the hallway sits a wonderful office with bookcases, a window and double doors opening to a front porch. A sunroom is on the opposite side of the house that also has double doors leading to the front porch.
Bridal Stair Case In Chapel Crossing Home
As we walk up the bridal stair case there is a huge loft that can be used in multiple ways. On one side of the second floor are two large bedrooms and a full bath. On the other side of the second floor are two bedrooms, a full bath and the Master Suite. The master suite offers a large sitting area and a three sided gas fireplace that separates the sitting room from the sleeping area. The master on-suite bathroom contains double sinks, a separate shower and
The master suite offers a large sitting area and a three sided gas fireplace that separates the sitting room from the sleeping area. The master suite bathroom contains double sinks, a separate shower and a spa like whirlpool bath. A massive walk-in closet/dressing room is located off the master bath. It features a single window situated high up the wall for light and privacy.
The first two floors combined are over 4,700 square feet with dual zone heating and air conditioning. It has two furnaces.
The lower level is a full, unfinished basement with approximately 2,100 square feet. It has roughed in plumbing for a full bathroom . This could be turned into an incredible lower lever for the next family!
This home is the largest model in the Chapel Crossing neighorhood in The Glen in Glenview. It is under priced at $1,050,000. A modest $450 yearly assessment covers maintenance for many common areas that all home owners are responsible for. Anyone who buys this property will be getting an amazing home.
For more information about this home please contact Barry Newman your friendly experienced and knowledgeable Glenview realtor at 847.921.1666 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about this neighborhood in The Glen, please visit our Chapel Crossing in The Glen page