You can’t find this kind of quiet and isolation while still only being 10 minutes from I-90 (and shopping) and 45 minutes from O’Hare. This beautiful 3,950 sqft country home with nearly 50 mature old growth trees (Oak-40+, Maple & Birch) on 2.14 acres with an in-ground, heated pool & hot tub. During the summer months, in the backyard, you can’t see your neighbors and more importantly, they can?t see you although the neighbors are wonderful.Â
4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths one of which isÂ the master suite with a large walk-in closet. Every bedroom has abundant closet space. Large dining room with dry bar is perfect for family meals together (seats 12 easily) while a breakfast nook (8 windows) for everyday meals allows you to enjoy the beauty and serenity of the private, lush backyard. Boasts an expansive partially covered rear deck overlooking landscaped, in-ground pool with slide and diving board. Great room with an extra-large fireplace and vaulted 2 story ceilings provides bountiful daylight and opens up directly to covered portion of deck. Enjoy the fire, the view, and the game all at the same time!
Main floor office accommodates those who work from home with 5/25Mb ISP link for truly high speed internet enough for everyone?s laptops, phones, and tablets without disrupting the need for internet speed. 3 car, heated garage and separate matching storage shed. Tree fort, swing, & stone enclosed fire pit tucked between 2 100+ year old oaks. Perfect location for a watered putting green (greens mower onsite already and can be negotiated if desired). Full unfinished basement with sump & battery backup. Home is equipped with a full house fan for quick cool down. Secured with an ADT alarm system with motion detectors.Â
Front & rear landscaping is set up with automated irrigation system to keep plants healthy without the extra work. Watch hawks circle overhead, the occasional deer wonder through, and other various small animals (rabbits, chipmunks, squirrels, even some pure white and black squirrels). Evenings are quiet without the noise of a city yet you can quickly enjoy shopping and eating in Sycamore, Huntley, Elgin or Algonquin (all within 15 mins).
Both furnaces & ACs new in 2016, both water heaters new in 2015, majority windows new in 2014, fully repainted in 2015. Kitchen updated with new look, new quartz custom counters in 2015. New driveway in 2016. Master bath updated, new shower in 2011. Wood burning fireplace with gas assist (gas logs could be used in place of wood). House is wired for a generator just in case (in 10 years we’ve only used it once)