326 Essex Road is a private estate in East Kenilworth offering resort living just 20 miles from the city. Set on two lots, this luxury retreat includes a magnificent swimming pool, spectacular grounds including a fountain, outdoor kitchen, fireplace, coach house, and a 3-car garage. Set in Kenilworth's most premier location, this impressive home has been renovated with unapparelled attention to detail and uncompromised quality. The renovation kept the classic elegance and details of the renowned architect Daniel Burnham but focused on functionality for today's active family living. The first floor includes the sun-filled formal living room that opens to a side porch with a view of the breathtaking grounds. The music room/office, a dining room with a fireplace, and a wet bar all lead to the heart of the home -- an expansive professional-grade De Gulio kitchen, with custom built-ins, banquet seating, La Cornue oven, 2 Carrara marble islands, and a fireplace. The kitchen opens to the spacious family room with bookcases, fireplace, and sunroom/office. The exceptional second-floor master suite includes a bedroom with fireplace, sitting room, 2 walk-in closets, lavish bathroom -- all with first-class finishes. Three additional bedrooms (one with a sitting room) include renovated en suite baths and finish out the second floor. The third-floor work-out room rivals any gym and includes beautiful treetop views along with 2 additional bedrooms and en suite baths. The lower-level wine dining room is fit for any sommelier along with a wine cellar that holds 500 bottles. Lower-level rec room, movie theatre, cedar closets, and loads of storage. New three-car garage with ice melt driveway and coach house along with pool bath. This home offers a lifestyle that can compete with any 5-star hotel. Walk to the award-winning schools, The Joseph Sears School (JK-8) which is full-time in-person learning as well as New Trier High School (at 50% in-person learning) along with the beach, sailing school, restaurants, shopping, and the Metra.
Property Features Include: 6, Garage Door Opener(s),Heated,7 Foot or more high garage door, Central Air, Forced Air,Radiant, Finished
Additional Information: Oven/Range,Microwave,Dishwasher,High End Refrigerator,Refrigerator-Bar,Washer,Dryer,Disposal,Wine Cooler/Refrigerator,Oven/Built-in
Built in: 1896
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Pets: No Pets