Lake Bluff|Price: $1,274,000

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This timeless east Lake Bluff residence was masterfully built by Yandell Construction in 2002. It is perfectly located just blocks from downtown Lake Bluff, the train, parks, and Lake Michigan. The exterior of this stunning home is constructed with Wisconsin limestone and cedar batten board siding. The wraparound bluestone front porch with a bead board ceiling is an inviting introduction to the home.

206 East Washington Avenue

Price: $1,274,000
Address: 206 East Washington Ave
City: Lake Bluff
State: Illinois
Zip: 60044
Lot Size: .3 acres
Year Built: 2002
Square Feet: 3795
Beds: 5
Baths: 3.2
Garage Size: Two Car Attached


Property Description

The custom built home exudes classic elegance throughout and is thoughtfully designed for modern living. From fine millwork to tall ceilings to arched doorways to Marvin true light divided windows to insulated floors for added soundproofing, no detail was overlooked while building this home. The high-end details and amenities are enriched by the intrinsic quality of construction. Graciously sized rooms are well suited for entertaining, while offering wonderfully intimate spaces. Adding to the warmth in the home are five outstanding wood burning fireplaces.

The expansive gourmet kitchen blends efficiency and beauty. This ideal culinary space features extensive custom cabinetry, marble and African Walnut countertops, classic white subway tile backsplash, Wolf double oven and 6 burner stove and griddle, European style stainless steel vent hood, Bosch dishwasher, Kohler farm sink, built-in planning desk, and a large island with breakfast bar, warming drawer, microwave, prep sink, and cookbook storage. The kitchen flows seamlessly to the breakfast room with a beautiful marble top butler’s pantry. The family room just beyond has access to the backyard brick paver patio with an outdoor limestone fireplace.

The serene first floor master suite was designed to overlook the private fenced backyard and features a fireplace, 10’ tray ceiling, and walk-in closet. The exquisite master bathroom has NuTone heated marble floors, BainUltra therapeutic bubbler bathtub, separate marble steam shower with dual shower heads and two body jets, two vanities, and a make-up table.

Four additional family bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a laundry room, and an expansive unfinished attic complete the second floor and can be accessed by the front or back staircases. Additional first floor amenities include two powder bathrooms, a mud room with a pet shower, laundry hookup next to the master, and an attached 2.5 car garage. The full lower level has 10’ ceilings, a fireplace constructed with bricks from the Lake Forest train station, large rec room, bathroom rough-in, versatile additional spaces for recreation that could be finished to suit the buyer’s needs, and extensive storage spaces.

Additional features of the home include a two zoned Ducane HVAC system, hardwired security system, two 75 gallon water heaters with re-circulating pump, 400 amp electrical service, and oversized drains with 6” lines.