• The exquisite masonry, stone and stucco “Wynstone Holiday House Walk” estate surrounded by botanic garden landscape representing a $200,000 investment, presents 5 bedrooms, 5.1 baths, 4 stunning fireplaces, formal living & dining rooms featuring lavish filigree, crown moulding & wainscot, fabulous faux finishes, exquisite window treatments & fixtures, Brazilian cherry floors, an enormous family room with cherry wet bar & entertainment center, a secluded study, semi-circular, aggregate lined drive + 3.5 car “premier garage”.
• The transformed, epicurean cherry kitchen, crowned by granite & backed by tumbled stone, surrounded by faux Venetian fresco walls & fabulous window treatments, boasts a cream, glazed, massive center island topped by exotic honed granite hosting a breakfast bar, a family planning center, a Wolf 6 burner range, a 2nd Wolf oven, Sharp drawer microwave, 4 Fisher Paykel dishwasher drawers, Subzero 642 refrigerator/freezer & 427 wine cooler, walk-in pantry & adjoining octagon, remotely controlled, shaded & sunlit, breakfast room accessing the party deck overlooking a charming arbor, paver walkway & intimate patio.
• The romantic, spacious master suite boasting an angular 3- sided fireplace displays a tray ceiling & bayed sitting area + a cavernous professionally organized closet with center packing bureau. The marble spa offers a column lined whirlpool tub, large seamless glass seated shower, fabulous angled cherry vanity plus a private water closet. Additional sleeping rooms include two volume bedrooms with Jack ‘n Jill bath, a luxurious upstairs guest suite, and a lower level guest suite with full bath.
• The finished English lower level, highlighted by recess lighting, boasts a blanket of cherry wood laminate flooring throughout, an arched top masonry fireplace, custom media wall, window seats & storage cubbies, game space & French door exercise room, Library + a private guest suite accessing an impressive full bath, generous storage with power generator; truly a versatile floor plan with spaces & places for all lifestyles!
FOYER (16’ x 9’)
Your guests have accessed the guard gate, passed by the Club and facilities, admiring the streetscape as they arrive upon the circular drive lined by aggregate ribbons and are awestruck by the creative, extensive, lush landscape surrounding your home aptly featured on the past, annual Wynstone Holiday House Walk.
The widened tiered aggregate walkway guides them to the protected, stone outlined entry recessing exquisite raised panel mahogany finish entry door, appointed with brass hardware and kick plate, inset with leaded and beveled glass and companion sidelights flanked by iron coach lighting.
Greet them as they step into the impressive formal foyer covered by rich Brazilian cherry hardwood flooring, highlighted by a multi species circular inlaid medallion and surrounded by grand scaled harlequin faux walls.
The formal vestibule is topped by an octagon double coffer ceiling, inset by crown molding, suspending a stunning imported Italian alabaster chandelier visual through the sunburst Palladian window.
The intricate, formally painted and stained custom staircase, centered by a fawn carpeted runner, invites you to the second level, while a desirably open staircase beckons you to the lovely finished English lower level.
A discreetly positioned, professionally organized, double door closet awaits your guest’s outerwear as they brace themselves for an evening of fun, food and friendship.
LIVING ROOM (15’9” x 15’9”)
Double columns, beneath a heightened cased opening, announce pre-dinner cocktails and conversation gathering guests within the formal bayed room, covered by cherry floors, surrounded by crown moulding and topped by a filigree ceiling.
The focal point of this intimate parlor during the crisp chill of winter soirees is the beautifully milled fireplace, set upon a Verde marble hearth and surround, outlined by fluted side panels and dentil detailed mantle, housing gas logs served by a key starter and encased by a custom commissioned glass enclosure.
Double directional lights favor your treasured artifacts from global travel or prized artwork.
The arched, transom, bayed window graced by a fabulous treatment of silk taffeta, swagged, bow tied valence and cascading, puddled side panels, welcomes your baby grand piano or chaise!
DINING ROOM (17’4” x 14’)
Formally dine within this generous, ambient room, covered by a maple bordered, diagonally inset, cherry floor, encased by crown moulding, chair rail, and wainscot to accommodate all of your art and furniture pieces!
Enjoy family holidays, corporate entertaining, and romantic candlelit dinners for two beneath the stunning brass and crystal candelabra chandelier outlined by a ceiling medallion and filigree frame.
The faux finish walls invite your heirloom breakfront while a sideboard space assists your serving plans.
The strategic wet bar, doubling as a butler pantry, presents a raised panel cherry cabinet base topped by a granite counter housing a Kohler bar sink served by a brass loop faucet assisting you to promptly refill the water goblets between courses.
Upper display cabinetry stores your private collection of ports and brandies.
Dessert is served as your guests enjoy the forward grounds through the transom topped picture window displaying a formal scalloped gold and black silk tapestry cornice with gold accents, atop tassel black silk, side swag panels above a wispy ribbon sheer!
FAMILY ROOM (24’2” x 23’2”)
Gather the family within this enormous, casual yet classic, volume room, centered by a brass and cherry paddle fan, circulating the air while dispersing the chitchat of the daily events.
Relax in front of the floor to ceiling, highly detailed, raised hearth masonry wood burning fireplace, inset with a herringbone pattern within a relief arch, with a gas key starter, enclosed by custom tempered glass doors, beneath the eyebrow arch of the firebox.
Double directional lights focus upon the massive mantle.
Triple stacked rear and double side, windows cornering the hearth, are covered by stunning, floor to ceiling Sedona clay colored panels, framed in a paisley patterned border carried forward from the Roman valences atop the faux shade above electronically controlled Duettes.
The exquisite treatment and palette of the fabrics, suspended from ornamental bronzed medallions, compliment the rich, relaxing décor.
The recessed, spot lit, raised panel cherry built-in, concealing your audio/visual equipment behind glass doors, thoughtfully answers the challenging question of flat screen placement.
Fabulous, distressed leather pattern, butternut faux walls boasting a raised relief imprint surround the Brazilian cherry hardwood floor.
Side sliding door conveniently accesses the delightful entertainment deck.
(14’9” x 13’1”)
French doors seclude the reflective consultant engrossed in research before A scheduled client arrives tomorrow morning carving out time to finish a quick 18 holes before nightfall.
A plush fawn carpet covers the striking room, surrounded by Moroccan spice walls topped by crown moulding, as small business owners are combining residence and resume on an increasing basis with virtually global companies thanks to the “24/7” of technology today!
Fabulous carved wood cornices crown the double rear and side windows, covered by paisley pattern Roman shades, while a brass and cherry paddle fan fixture centers the room.
Flexible floor planning for the future assures the ability to accommodate weekend visitors who cannot transact the stairs through versatile use of rooms for first floor sleeping designation.
Thoughtful closet space conceals unsightly file cabinetry or awaits in-law’s wardrobes.
FORMAL BATH/POWDER ROOM
Visiting and overnight guests will certainly enjoy their freshening experience within this discreetly positioned room adorned with formal appointments.
Cherry flooring, surrounded by stunning faux leather embossed papered walls, hosts a white Kohler pedestal lavatory served by brass spread faucetry beneath a breath taking scrolled mirror illuminated by an iron double down light.
A white Kohler water closet divides the sink and the full height side window covered by a rich treatment of a tasseled loop, roped valence atop the tied side swag above a Silhouette shade.
The recess lit, seated shower, surrounded by 8” x 10” tile inset with a designer border, offering brass faucetry and angled corner sundry shelf is enclosed by a brass and glass door.
.“Excuse me, I need to powder my nose again” is a fine excuse for just wanting to experience the room one more time!
Do not worry mom, there is a secondary powder room just as the children step in from the garage of the rear deck!
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM (15’ x 15’)/(13’9” x 13’9”)
The “heartbeat” of family life is the kitchen and this kitchen is the “hub and heart” of any busy household!
From the column-lined entry, observe the transformed kitchen, surrounded by crown moulding and Venetian, faux glazed walls, boasting custom, raised panel, natural cherry cabinetry, topped by earthen granite counters and stunning tumbled stone backsplash inset with a decorative band illuminated by under cabinet lighting.
The new “dish center”, flanked by Fisher Paykel sets of dishwasher drawers (4!), features a stainless steel under mounted Franke double sink served by a Franke, pull out, satin nickel, lever faucet assisted by a reverse osmosis filtration tap, set beneath the arched the culmination of the back splash stone peaked by a keystone; as if transported from Provence!
The boxed bay garden window, topped by an English toile valence revealing a taupe gingham shade, overlooks the deck and lush rear grounds – simply spectacular!
Let us proceed to the “cook center as you admire your fabulous Wolf 6 gas burner with griddle stainless steel range featuring the trademark blue interior of both ovens and flanked by custom pull out spice units!
A commercial grade Independent powerful, stainless steel, exhaust is concealed below the fabulous hood supported by Enkeboll carved corbels of creamy vanilla with a chocolate glaze – the contrasted cabinetry so recommended by all kitchen planners today!
The heat and task lights focus the eye on the stunning full backdrop of stone framed in the same detail of the backsplash but inset with 1” x 1” mosaic pattern stones – do not forget the coveted pot filler, saving steps to the sink as well as your back!
The new “Crown Jewel” creamy glazed center island, completing the cook center, proudly displays a rare, double, ogee edge, exotic, honed granite providing stool space for four for both friends, wine glass in hand, drawn from the Subzero 427 full height wine cooler as well as children’s cereal and OJ and your final coffee after they are off to school!
What state of the art kitchen would not have yet a 3rd Wolf oven, and a Sharp stainless steel convection microwave drawer housed in the island, cornered by massive Enkeboll carvings, illuminated by twin, black iron pendent lights, diffusing an amber glow from the reverse bowl shades.
Let us move on to the “food zone” opposing the island featuring the Subzero side by side 642 series with companion panel facades while the cook’s staples are at your fingertips within the huge walk-in pantry capable of receiving the bulk buys from the near by Costco.
Complete the morning with the scheduling of the children’s activities and personal appointments from the convenient family planning center beneath an upper cabinet storing telephone and cookbooks alike above the mail slots and cubbies.
A flood of recess lighting highlights the Brazilian cherry hardwood flooring extending to the octagon, glass surround, remotely controlled Duette shades below a toile valence encased breakfast room, crowned by an iron, 9 light up shade, companion chandelier, beckoning the final cup of coffee and the Sunday paper observing the lush rear grounds from the entertainment deck.
Stroll the rear grounds while clipping blooms from the perennial plantings prior to the neighbors arriving for salsa and chips, margaritas and ribs on the grill.
The charming arbor welcomes neighbors knowing where to locate you as they step upon the winding paver brick walkway leading to the grotto styled pavered patio.
SERVICE FOYER & LAUNDRY ROOM
The rear, family service hall, accessed directly from the garage while adjoining the kitchen offers a separate laundry room complete with a double door closet for stowing the family outerwear, boots, gloves, scarves and central vacuum storage.
The southern, sun washed, daylight window, covered side swag, assures the drudgeries of washday are erased!
The sorted piles and stacks of folded clothes are concealed behind closed doors should the week’s schedule cause you to fall behind.
Stone look, earthen, porcelain tile covers the floor hosting a deep laundry sink contained within a white raised panel base cabinet surrounded by a laminate counter and served by a chrome towel bar.
Upper storage cabinetry stows household cleaning supplies and hardware within this cheerful space
An alcove reserves space for your secondary fridge/freezer coveted by the efficient cook preparing for large parties or offering a variety of beverages in ready supply for visitors.
A convenient, casual powder room, covered by cherry hardwood flooring and surrounded by white painted bead board beneath a chair rail, topped by the rich, glazed, toasted chestnut walls, stands ready for family use.
The raised panel, white vanity, topped by Dakota Mahogany granite, houses a white, Kohler drop in, oval lavatory beneath a full mirror illuminated by a triple frosted glass iron down light.
A white Kohler Wellworth water closet, chrome paper holder and towel ring completes the finest of secondary powder rooms.
This lovely estate personifies the perfected blend of form and function ideally suited to any family profile!
MASTER SUITE & SPA
(26’2” x 18’7”)
Overlook the family room and foyer from the recess lit balcony and reflect upon you family’s good fortune.
Double doors reveal your very private retreat surrounded by striate faux walls beneath a deep trayed ceiling outlined by crown moulding.
A substantial mantle shelf, providing bedside viewing of CNN, FOX or HGTV, tops the romantic angular C-thru fireplace, housing gas logs!
A restful semi-octagon sitting room invites the final chapter of your best seller to be read before retiring.
Draw the Duette shades beneath the exquisite valence and damask side panels remotely!
A white Italian alabaster, paddle fan, dome fixture, accented by brass loop rope tassels, contributes to the serenity of the sitting room.
Pamper yourself within the dramatic spa, covered by cream 12” x 12” honed marble, set beneath a trayed ceiling centered by a companion dome up lit fixture detailed with loop, rope brass accents.
An expansive elevated his and her vanity, centered by a dropped make up space, is topped by a honed marble counter housing white Kohler under mount lavatories centered by brass spread faucetry set beneath a recess lit full mirror outlined by cherry flute millwork.
The separate large, recess lit shower, featuring an angled seat and sundry shelf set upon a 6” x 6” tiled basin is surrounded by a marble inset with a Verde border and enclosed by a seamless Euro door.
The Ultra whirlpool tub, set beneath a triple arch top picture window and between Ionic columns, is graced by a spectacular tapestry swag valence.
A daylight window, topped by a companion valAnce, is set above the private enclosed white Kohler Wellworth water closet.
Brass towel bars and rings complete this “Green Valley” spa!
A professionally organized 23’x 12’ cavernous, volume walk-in closet featuring an architectural window and larger than most bedrooms offers an extended packing bureau.
GUEST BEDROOM #3 (17’4”x 14’)
This generous cathedral sleeping room overlooking the forward center island through a triple arch top window, beneath a gilded designer rod displaying silk side swag panels outlined by fringed trim atop Silhoutte shades.
A cherry and brass, paddle fan fixture centers the comfortable room awaiting your weekend visitors. Depending on the use of the lower level 5th bedroom – who knows, the eldest child may win out again!]
Space abounds with the large walk in closet. [
The adjoining bath, covered by cream 12” x 12” ceramic tile offers an elevated raised panel white vanity, topped by Dakota mahogany granite housing a white Kohler oval lavatory, sits beneath a full mirror illuminated by a chrome and brass triple frosted glass down light.
A vanity divides the white Kohler water closet and the tub/shower surrounded by ceramic tile, bordered with designer inset, and topped by a valAnce and glistening side panel.
BEDROOM #2 (15’9”x 12’7”)
The north wing of the second level, served by a hall linen closet presents a creamy yellow sleeping room fit for a prince or princess!
A white paddle fan centers the trayed ceiling surrounded by crown moulding.
The professionally organized walk-in closet holds togs from tots to teens,
Double rear and side windows are topped by cornices unfolding striped Roman shades over Silhouette shades allowing the teen prince to sleep till noon or the toddler prince till 8 a.m. on weekends!
An individual, fluted white raised panel preparation vanity topped by Dakota mahogany granite housing a Kohler white oval lavatory, centered by a chrome single pull faucet, set beneath a full mirror illuminated by a triple chrome down light.
BEDROOM #4 (15’9” x 15’6”)
The spacious forward sleeping room will certainly cause a coin toss between siblings or will be reserved for your first grandchild!
The generous bedroom, covered by the fawn carpet extending throughout the second floor, is set beneath a stepped coffer ceiling, inset and outlined by crown moulding, while centered by a white paddle fan.
The bay window awaits the toys that the baby cannot part with – even overnight —or the rocker to read Good Night Moon after teeth are brushed and jammies on!
The window treatment and prep sink companion those of the rear bedroom.
The Jack ‘n Jill “bath” room, covered by 12” x 12” ceramic tile, offers a daylight window opposite the recess lit Kohler white tub/shower surrounded by 8” x 12” tile with a decorative relief border.
The white Kohler Wellworth water closet sits aside the tub.
ENGLISH LOWER LEVEL
RECREATION ROOM (34’ x 29’)
EXERCISE ROOM (17’ x 13’)
BEDROOM #5/OFFICE (14’ x 13’)
The open, milled staircase, covered by a plush taupe carpet culminating in a painted and stained balustrade, arrives at a recess lit vestibule, covered by rich cherry wood laminate flooring that conveniently accesses a large mechanical/storage room through double doors on the north side.
A finished storage room to the south serves as a library, computer carrel, wrapping room, craft corner, study room or additional sleeping space.
A walk-in storage closet holds games, cleaning supplies, out of season, or size clothing.
The west double doors swing open to reveal a spacious, recess lit recreation area inviting family members of all ages to gather their friends from tot play dates to teens for a post football Friday night pizza parties.
Welcome friends around the raised hearth, masonry, wood burning fireplace, enclosed by a custom glass and brass key starter.
Soothing colored Duette shades cover the surround of English windows enabling privacy when desired or a room darkener for the latest Comcast pay per view released just today!
A massive oak mantle, illuminated by double recess lighting, highlights the arched soldier course and herringbone pattern.
Built-in speakers stream the score of the Cub’s game or your favorite soundtrack of the Lion King for the kids or grandchildren!
Fabulous custom window seats, topped by decorative cushions and detailed by fluted bulls eyes, offer pull out storage drawers for toys, photo albums, songbooks, or seasonal decorations, sit beneath the sunlight surround of English windows reflecting off the laminate flooring.
Convenient cubbies assist to organize the chaotic, constant clutter of kids! Storage cabs corner the room.
The custom, dentil and flute detailed, staggered white built in media center offers a wide screen television cubicle above a full pull out panel for ease of access to equipment as well as a flip out connection for the video game connections.
Side base cabinets provide drawer storage for paper products, DVD and CD collections, candles, serving pieces and party supplies.
Under cabinet lighting focuses upon the Uba tuba granite counters below the upper cabinetry revealing a convenient Samsung white microwave for warming appetizers or popping corn.
A Kenmore stainless steel bar refrigerator stores sodas, juice boxes, power drinks, yogurts and fruit for half time treats.
The spacious play space accommodates play kitchens, climbing castles, arcades, foos ball, air hockey and more for the children or grandchildren!
The lovely guest bedroom, presently used as a home office, covered by cherry laminate flooring, welcomes weekend visitors, in-laws, nannies and housekeepers.
The appreciated secluded quarters, centered by a white paddle fan, offer side and rear English widows topped by wood cornices above striped side panels offering versatility depending on your family profile.
Double swing doors reveal a generous closet awaiting your guest’s weekend wardrobe or unsightly file drawers and supplies!
The room privately accesses the full bath, also serving the rec and exercise rooms, covered by neutral 12” x 12” ceramic tile.
The extended white raised panel vanity topped by Dakota mahogany granite housing a recessed make up space and white Kohler oval lavatory set beneath a full mirror illuminated by three recess lights.
A white Kohler Wellworth water closet divides the vanity and the recess lit seated shower surrounded by 8’ x 10” tile inlaid with a decorative border, set upon a Jacuzzi basin and enclosed by a chrome and glass door.
A full linen cabinet plus chrome towel and paper holders serve the room used by the fitness fanatic to rinse off following a rigorous work out!
The continuous laminate flooring beautifully connects the versatile spaces and places for everyone’s enjoyment!
The secluded octagon exercise room, surrounded by daylight windows, covered by Duette shades matching those of the recreation room, lies behind French doors.
Recess lights reflect the plush taupe carpet covering the entire lower level.
A mounted TV awaits your focus on the workout channel or the distraction of repetitions through the televised golf tournament.
Arch top solid core Masonite doors
Decora switch plates and dimmers
1 40-gallon Rheem Guardian hot water heater
1 50-gallon Bradford White Defender Safety System hot water heater
2 X E 90+ high efficiency Trane furnaces
2 AMANA air conditioners (2013)
2 Aprilaire Model 700 humidifiers (2010)
2 Aprilaire electrostatic air cleaners
200 amp electrical service plus sub panel
Magna alert security system with 3 master keypads
T J I silent floor system
M & S central vacuum system
M & S intercom system
Full House back up generator (2013)
2 storage/mechanical rooms 1 with escape ladder
3 Sump pumps
3 car + “Premier Garage”, offering their trademark lockers with sleek brushed hardware includes 5 compartments, work station,, flaxen painted garage with service door, forward and side double daylight windows covered by companion wood blinds, Buckeridge automatic door openers, 3 transmitters and exterior keypad
Sculpted stone retaining walls
Professionally designed landscape by Brian Marr
Weathermatic lawn irrigation system
Circular asphalt driveway lined by aggregate ribbons
Exposed aggregate concrete walkway
Medium split cedar shake roof
Aluminum clad gutters and downspouts
Thermopane casement windows
Masonry, true stucco and staggered stone exterior
Paver walkway and charming patio
Wynstone designer mailbox
The proud Owners and I would like to thank you for visiting their lovely home for a short time or perhaps forever!
CONTRACTOR: DPV II
TAXES: (2015) $18,277.43
YEAR CONSTRUCTED: 2000
SCHOOLS: District 220
Grammar: North Barrington
Middle School: Station
High School: Barrington
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WYNSTONE GOLF CLUB WEBSITE: www.wynstone.org
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