Highland Park Home for Sale – 1124 Wade Street, Highland Park, IL
This exceptional sun-filled home, originally a one story ranch designed by Al Richman, has been updated and seamlessly expanded with today’s amenities. Boasting four bedrooms and three full baths, 1124 Wade Street, offers spacious living space with the perfect blend of warmth and elegance for family living and entertaining.
Visitors will marvel at every gorgeous detail from the moment they set foot on the property, with a front entry covered concrete patio, an ideal spot to greet your guests or simply sit outdoors and enjoy the lovely yard. Gleaming hardwood floors throughout the main level and many windows throughout the home provide amazing light and flow. The spectacular extra wide foyer leads to the massive living room and dining room – featuring the original wood burning fireplace and a wall of windows overlooking the lush fenced backyard. The space is very flexible for large scale entertaining or an intimate gathering.
The family room, originally a screened in porch until 1997 , offers built-ins and French doors leading to brick paver patio and fenced backyard. The galley kitchen has been widened and additional cabinets were added to match the original 1950’s cabinets as well as a breakfast bar. The library ~ used as the music room by current owners~ flanks the living room and features built-ins. The main floor is completed with a an amazingly designed full bath and a large utility/laundry room.
The second addition, completed in 2004, was designed by Terp-Meyers Architects, Chicago. This renovation included adding two and a half floors to the front 1/3 of the home. A small art studio was added four feet below grade (can easily be converted to a play room or media room) as part of the design. The private master suite is on the second level – featuring a large bedroom with many windows, ample closets and a built in dresser. The spa master bath is beautifully designed – it features slate flooring, double sinks, a separate shower and tub.
The third level offers three family bedrooms, a loft and a full bath. The front two family bedrooms have radiant heat built into the floors as they extend over the front entry patio. The third bedroom has a walk-in closet and convenient access to the attic above the garage. The bathroom on the this level offers double sinks and is a work of art ~ featuring custom mosaics (done by current owners), re-purposed original shutters that serve as bathroom storage doors and a skylight over the tub/shower. The loft area which offers endless possibilities completes the third level.
The home’s aesthetic appeal is matched by its fabulous location. New owners will delight in easy access to town, Lake Michigan, Ravinia Park Festival, schools and train from this quiet tree-lined street. This special one-of- a-kind work of art is awaiting its new owners make themselves at home.
List Price $775,000
For more information or a private showing contact Noah Levy – Noah@NoahLevyHomes.com