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642 South Elm Street, Hinsdale, IL – $3,995,000

  • 5 Beds
  • Baths
  • 10,960 Sqft
  • .66 Acres
  • 5 Beds
  • Baths
  • 10,960 Sqft
  • .66 Acres

642 South Elm Street

Lavish living awaits in this East coast inspired estate built by one of the most distinguished and well-respected builders in town, Dave Knecht. Its artistic structure and couture style place it among the masterpieces of Southeast Hinsdale. Intricate wood patterns, Ann Sachs tiles, Waterworks fixtures and walls of floor to glass invite natural light in and emphasize the exceptionally generous scale of the home. Fine appointments include a grand foyer, a gracious living room with wonderful vistas of the finely manicured garden, a handsome library, a sophisticated study, an elegant dining room, 8 fireplaces, a breathtaking sunroom and a professionally outfitted kitchen with a built-in seating nook. The family room is simply amazing with a stone fireplace, coffered ceiling and wet bar. Luxurious seclusion is felt in the master bedroom suite with a fireplace, balcony and an opulent spa bath. The lower level has a rec room, game room, exercise room, second kitchen and a wine cellar. The coach house is just as impressive with a kitchenette, bedroom and bath. The glorious grounds accentuate the beauty of this home.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #10578907
  • Price$3,995,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms7.50
  • Full Baths6
  • Half Baths3
  • Square Footage10,960
  • Acres0.66
  • Year Built2008
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached Single
  • StyleOther
  • StatusContingent
  • Taxes$70,884
  • HOA Fees FrequencyNot Applicable

Community Information

  • Address642 South Elm Street
  • AreaHinsdale
  • CityHinsdale
  • CountyDu Page
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60521


  • Parking Spaces3
  • # of Garages3


Curbs/Gutters, Street Lights, Street Paved


Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s), Heated, 7 Foot or more high garage door


  • HeatingGas, Radiant
  • CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementFinished
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces8
  • FireplacesGas Logs, Gas Starter
  • Stories2 Stories, Coach House

Interior Features

Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Wood Laminate Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry


Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, High End Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Bar, Compactor-Trash, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator


  • ExteriorBrick, Other
  • RoofSlate
  • FoundationConcrete

Exterior Features

Balcony, Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens, Grill-Outdoors

Lot Description

Landscaped Professionally, Corner

School Information

  • ElementaryOak Elementary School
  • MiddleHinsdale Middle School
  • HighHinsdale Central High School

Listing Details

  • OfficeColdwell Banker Realty
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Price Change History for 642 South Elm Street, Hinsdale, IL (MLS® #10578907)

Date Details Change
Status Changed from Active to Contingent
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
Status Changed from Active to Price Change
Price Reduced from $4,399,000 to $3,995,000 $404,000 (9.18%)
Status Changed from New to Active

Coldwell Banker Realty.

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Listing information last updated on July 9th, 2020 at 9:50pm CDT.