This is an exceptional opportunity to live in one of Evanston's most architecturally significant and elegant homes. It has the look of a manor but in a scale perfect for today's lifestyle. Sited on a lot and a half this home boasts beauty inside and out. Created by Earnest Mayo in 1912, this stunning home has all of the classic attributes of the architect's signature style. Beautiful high window lines throughout offer plenty of light in every room. Open living space with a layout that provides great traffic flow is perfect for entertaining. And a structure that is built for the next hundred years. As soon as you step into this home you are in the midst of sophisticated elegance. The foyer is bright with a classic wide staircase, high ceilings and original floors. The living room space is punctuated by beautiful arched floor to ceiling windows and a massive original limestone fireplace. Wall to wall windows and a bluestone floor make the sunroom the perfect spot for a winter's day. Depending on your lifestyle the family room and dining room are reversible but both offer full window lines. The unique open kitchen offers plenty of texture and color. With a view of the endless gardens, the kitchen has high end appliances and a cook area accented by an exposed brick wall. The heated limestone flooring is a treat to the feet on a cold morning. The primary bedroom suite is jaw-dropping beautiful and serene. With custom Venetian walls, and window treatments the bedroom is spacious and bright, The study lined with custom grasscloth is off of the bedroom and opens to a mahogany sundeck with southern exposure. The bath includes heated floors, a limestone clad steam shower and separate bath and dressing area. There are two more bedrooms and bath on the second floor with generous closet space. This floor is completed with a laundry room and additional closet space. The third floor offers a different setting with three bedrooms and two baths that would be perfect separate space for guests or the teens in your life. The basement is finished with a game/ recreational area perfect for the pool table as well as a bar area, wine room and another laundry room. Step outside to perfectly manicured lawns and professionally landscaped gardens and patios. The rolled cedar shake and copper roofs accent the exterior and complete the look of a very special home. Broker owned/interest.
Garage Door Opener(s),7 Foot or more high garage door
Hardwood Floors,Heated Floors,2nd Floor Laundry
Range,Microwave,Dishwasher,High End Refrigerator,Bar Fridge,Freezer,Washer,Dryer,Disposal,Stainless Steel Appliance(s),Wine Refrigerator
Natural Gas,Forced Air,Radiant,Zoned
Patio,Roof Deck,Storms/Screens,Fire Pit
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Listing information last updated on April 20th, 2021 at 2:17pm CDT.