Home sweet Home! This charming English cottage style home is thought to be built by esteemed architect, R. Harold Zook, known for his whimsical and artistic designs. Situated in highly desired NW Downers Grove and straddled across two idyllic wooded lots, you will be delighted with the professional and meticulously planned and maintained gardens that surround this gem. The moment you pull up curbside you will fall in love with the inviting exterior which boasts a blue stone walkway leading to the front door with quaint gas lantern, as well as a stone and cedar facade. The pavilion in the backyard lends itself well to entertaining and is the perfect place to take in the stunning views and enjoy your morning cup of coffee. A newer cedar fence surrounds this storybook property. The interior boasts original character throughout including charming built-in cabinetry, unique custom kitchen and gorgeous woodwork. Coupled with these special details are modern features including an open floor plan, vaulted ceilings and spacious rooms. The knock your socks off family room features floor to ceiling built in bookcases, new hardwood flooring, wet bar with copper sink and a wall of windows looking out to the gardens. The second floor is home to 3 bedrooms including a spacious primary bedroom with 2 walk-in closets, laundry center and private full bathroom with walk in sauna. Ample storage in all bedrooms. The basement offers a rec room, kitchenette and laundry area! The 120 x 250 double lot can easily accommodate an expansion to suit your needs. Located just blocks to downtown Downers Grove with a variety of shops and restaurants as well as the Metra Train Station, making a commute to the city a snap. Coveted Pierce Downer neighborhood with award winning schools including Pierce Downer Elementary, Herrick Middle School and Downers Grove North High School. This sanctuary is truly one of a kind. If home is where the heart is, prepare to fall in love with this beauty. Welcome Home!
4822 Northcott Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515Find on Map
Sold for $950,000 ($316/SQ FT)
$6,031/month View My Payment
MLS#: 11679577 | Status: Sold on Feb 13, 2023