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1936 Thornwood Avenue, Wilmette, IL – $939,000

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,200 Sqft
  • .14 Acres
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,200 Sqft
  • .14 Acres

1936 Thornwood Avenue

Rare Tudor style home, completely remodeled, located in the highly desirable Kenilworth Gardens neighborhood. Open floor plan welcomes you with gleaming Brazilian Cherry wood floors. Gourmet kitchen with solid, custom cherry cabinetry blended with granite countertops, Lux Thermador range/stove with high-end stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar with custom lighting, and breakfast area. Perfectly situated dining room just off the kitchen. Sun-drenched living room with fireplace and lots of windows. The sun room is perfect for reading and relaxing. Main floor bedroom/office and beautifully appointed full bathroom. The second floor has two bedrooms and full bathroom, stackable washer/dryer laundry, and master suite with ensuite master bathroom, including spa-style steam shower with rainshower head and jets, and large walk-in closet. The lower level is just newly remodeled and updated and truly one of a kind with large family room with custom built-in shelving/entertainment, recreation area, full bathroom, 5th bedroom, mechanical room, and storage room with top-loading washer/dryer. Integrated speaker system throughout house. Two-stage top-of-the-line high efficiency variable speed furnace (with manufacturer warranty) installed Jauary 2019, and 100 gallon high efficiency heavy duty electric water heater (with manufacturer warranty) installed March 2020. Brick paved walkway and back patio, beautiful yard, and spacious detached 2 car garage. Serene, truly a gem.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #10991582
  • Price$939,000
  • Taxes$16,112
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms4.00
  • Full Baths4
  • Square Footage3,200
  • Acres0.14
  • Year Built1930
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached Single
  • StyleTudor
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address1936 Thornwood Avenue
  • AreaWilmette
  • CityWilmette
  • CountyCook
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60091


  • # of Garages2


Garage Door Opener(s),Transmitter(s)


  • CoolingCentral Air,Zoned
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementFull
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • FireplacesWood Burning
  • Stories2 Stories

Interior Features

Hardwood Floors,1st Floor Bedroom,1st Floor Full Bath


Range,Microwave,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Washer,Dryer,Disposal,Stainless Steel Appliance(s),Wine Refrigerator,Cooktop,Built-In Oven,Range Hood


Natural Gas,Forced Air,2+ Sep Heating Systems,Indv Controls,Zoned


  • ExteriorBrick,Frame,Stone
  • Lot DescriptionFenced Yard,Landscaped
  • FoundationConcrete Perimeter

Exterior Features

Brick Paver Patio,Storms/Screens

School Information

  • District203
  • ElementaryHarper Elementary School
  • MiddleHighcrest Middle School


New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi

Additional Information

  • Days on Market65

Listing Details

  • OfficeCharles Rutenberg Realty of IL
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Price Change History for 1936 Thornwood Avenue, Wilmette, IL (MLS® #10991582)

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Price Reduced from $944,000 to $939,000 $5,000 (0.53%)
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Charles Rutenberg Realty of IL.

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Listing information last updated on April 15th, 2021 at 9:18am CDT.