Spectacular Glencoe Estate

Price: Upper Bracket
Taxes: $81,557 (2017)
Beds: 6
Baths: 6.2

This spectacular Glencoe property is situated on magnificent European-inspired grounds spanning one acre. These grounds were designed by notable Chicago landscape architect Douglas Hoerr and installed by Mariani Landscaping, which has a reputation for building extraordinary landscapes. They include fountains imported from Rome and Marseille, a well from a German castle grounds, and expansive outdoor lighting to enhance the Italian formal garden. The entry’s wrought iron gate, installed by European craftsmen, invite you into a tranquil paradise. The main house, built in 1996, offers five bedrooms and four fully-equipped bathrooms with shower and two powder rooms. The attached garage features a tiled floor, fully heated interior, and custom doors. The guest house was built in 2005 with a Nuhaus kitchen and a sitting area made with imported Austrian wood. It features two fully tiled bathrooms, a powder room, and a billiard room, and its living/dining room is accentuated by beautiful custom made European built-ins. Last but not least, its breathtaking pool room is bathed in natural light from an enormous skylight and several sets of French doors, making it truly a “Room with a view.” Additionally, the pool’s tiles come from luxury Italian brand Bisazza and it includes a waterfall, hot tube, and rinse shower. The pool room’s floor is heated, and it exhibits a museum-quality reproduction of the statue of Neptune in Tunisia . This estate has been featured on the cover of Dream Homes in Chicago.  

Floor plans available here.

For more information, please contact me directly: millie.rosenbloom@bairdwarner.com.