As featured in Crain's Chicago Business, this truly magical mini-estate includes a rare GUEST HOUSE! 1100 Maple Avenue offers a total of 2 full kitchens, 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 4,200 sq. ft. between the main house and the guest house/cottage. The cottage was the original structure on the property and was fully renovated in 2020. The entire property has been lovingly maintained, preserved and enhanced by award-winning film makers/artists/author owners over the past 40 years. The property is a story unto itself! The living room is simply breathtaking with a very unique ceiling and walls. The remarkable home offers many original features that include two fireplaces, hand crafted millwork and doors, stone work, original ceramic tiles in the foyer and first floor bathroom, vaulted ceilings and much more. The three-bedroom main house features two first-floor bedrooms and a first-floor full bathroom. The second floor, primary bedroom suite includes a large bedroom with a bonus area perfect for extra seating, full bathroom, storage closets and a bonus room ideal for home office/yoga/reading area/nursery. The upstairs also features a Library with historic built-in cabinets. Many thoughtful upgrades in this home include windows, solar panels, heat pump hot water heater, waterproofing, zoned HVAC, and MESH network. A full list of upgrades and features are available. The basement stone fireplace is so unique and just waiting to be part of a larger finished area. Currently the area has a workshop, storage rooms, utility room, laundry, and plumbed for a bathroom. Experience the stunning oasis in the backyard which incorporates the main house, guest house, and garage, creating a truly private and peaceful setting with perennial plantings and mature trees. 2.5 car detached garage, has an additional storage room and garden shed, plus 3 outdoor parking spaces, brick driveways. Located just one block from downtown Downers Grove and all the location offers, including the Metra Train Station, Farmer's Market, Fishel Park and Bandshell (free summer concerts), restaurants, shopping, parks and top-rated schools. Rarely does a property excite so many real estate brokers too, but 1100 Maple Avenue is the talk of town! Do not miss the opportunity to own this charming gem that offers style, location and lifestyle!
1100 Maple Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515Find on Map
$850,000 ($229/SQ FT)
$4,885/month View My Payment
MLS#: 11684880 | Status: Pending