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$20,000,000
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Trump Tower Chicago Area Condominium

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401 N Wabash Avenue Ph89a Chicago, IL 60611

5 Bed
9 Baths
14260 sqft
The icons of Chicago's skyline have a new companion. Designed by Adrian Smith - The same architect who also designed the world's tallest structure, Burj Khalifa, as well as the building projected to surpass it, the Jeddah Tower - the Chicago Tower he designed is soaring 1,300 feet above on 401 N. Wabash Street, it is one of the tallest residential tower in the Western Hemisphere. This extraordinary creative collaboration has resulted in a new landmark for Chicago, one of the world's greatest cities. Melding architecturally-proportioned rooms with the highest engineering technology, honest materials, and versatile planning, 401 N. Wabash Ave reinvented the classis Chicago residence in the 21st century. This residence features an entire private floor 14,260sqft vanilla box, which means all the walls are up and ceilings are finished, but it requires you to bring your own designer to complete the full scope of designer finishes to your own style of design. Some of the magnificent features of this residence are: 19 feet ceiling in living area, enhanced by floor-to-ceiling windows throughout, 18 feet insulated glass windows, central heating and air conditioning, service entrances, private access elevator with a fob, and utility room with full-size washer and dryer. Nothing like this has ever been or will ever be on the market again, offering 360 degree views of the city & lake from this brilliant floor plan with endless build-out possibilities! 5* amenities included: 14,0000sqft spa health club, residence outdoor space on the 16th floor, club Room. 4 penthouse level parking spaces are included in purchase price.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Gold Coast / Chezi Rafaeli
$7,650,000
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Lake Bluff Area Single Family Home

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611 Lansdowne Lane Lake Bluff, IL 60044

6 Bed
9 Baths
8188 sqft
This majestic lakefront home was designed to take full advantage of the stunning Lake Michigan views inside and out. Providing incredible privacy, the 3.75 acre property has direct access to a raised beach, an engineered bluff, and a resort-like setting with an in ground pool, spa, fire pit, and pool house. This exceptional home is one of the North Shore's most extraordinary residential offerings. Custom-built in 2016 to masterful standards with impeccable craftsmanship throughout, the residence provides 8,188 square feet of living space plus a finished lower level. The foyer opens in dramatic fashion, introducing a center hall and stunning sightlines extending all the way to Lake Michigan via the bay windows from the family room. All of the main level interior spaces showcase incredible volume with soaring ceilings, easy flow to multiple outdoor terraces and abundant windows, filling each room with serene views and natural light. Balancing the main level are: a formal living, a dining room, a powder room, a gracious family room and a stunning gourmet kitchen that opens to a breakfast area with butler's pantry, plus a bonus sunroom with a double-sided fireplace. Dual primary suites on the first and second floors allow endless flexibility for accommodating guests or family. A private mezzanine level features a beautiful wood-paneled library with bespoke built-ins, fireplace and high-volume ceilings. On the second level, there are five en-suite bedrooms, including the luxurious second primary suite. The finished lower level is an entertainer's dream with a theater, game room, comfortable recreation room/second family room anchored by a double-sided stone fireplace and wet bar beyond, plus an exercise room, full bathroom and seventh en-suite bedroom. The breathtaking lakefront setting provides a captivating backdrop for outdoor entertainment as multiple stone terraces, a stunning pool, spa, fire pit, outdoor kitchen, and pool house featuring a kitchenette, full bathroom, and outdoor shower await. Masterfully engineered by Aecom, the bluff and beach includes revetment, drainage system, and a raised beach that can be accessed via the staircase or tram. Exceptional design and attention to detail went into the creation of this home. The list of amenities in this home is extensive, from the 4-car garage to two laundry rooms and the large unfinished area for storage. Remarkable in every conceivable way, this residence simply cannot be replicated today - a once in a lifetime opportunity to own one of Lake Bluff's finest offerings.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Hinsdale / Dawn McKenna
$7,000,000
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Chicago Area Single Family Home

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15 W Burton Place Chicago, IL 60610

6 Bed
8 Baths
10000 sqft
Sited on an extraordinary, priceless corner lot in Chicago's historic Gold Coast, this ultimate estate's 120 plus linear feet of exterior limestone, clad facade, and completely custom mahogany triple hung windows, bathes the entire interior with natural light unlike almost any home in the neighborhood. The beautifully executed Beaux-Arts architecture, replete with the stateliest of presences and authentic detailing, stands proudly, as if it had occupied this site since Chicago's Golden years of the 1920s. The project team of highly distinguished building architect (Darcy Bonner), interior architect (Scott Himmel) and builder (BGD&C) combined to create one seamless and elegant house. Designed for upscale living, this sophisticated 10,000 square foot home is an extraordinary example of meticulous design, premium construction and quality without limitations. As a special touch, every room in the home was designed and inspired by a famous room around the world. Impossibly rare, one-of-a-kind three car heated garage and drive with curb cut on Burton place is handsomely woven into the fabric of the facade with a snow melt system embedded in all sidewalks surrounding the home. Dramatic 13.5' ceilings on the main level contribute to an unsurpassed experience as one moves from the grand foyer to the oak paneled living room and vellum paneled dining room. One of famed kitchen designer Mick DeGiulio's most prominently published eat-in kitchens follows the grand public spaces and leads to the cozy, knotty pine paneled family room, itself seamlessly opening into a large exterior terrace. Walking up the grand limestone and oak paneled staircase to the primary floor, one encounters a breathtaking leather paneled library with an antique fireplace and built-in bar. At the other end is the unparalleled Primary Suite, with a grand size matched only by its exquisite materials and detailing. Beautifully built his and her walk-in closets on either side of the Primary Suite were thoughtfully crafted with the utmost detail and elegance. Adjacent is a private exercise studio, spacious enough for multiple pieces of equipment and/or a training area. The third floor features two en suite bedrooms, graced with massive built-ins and a recreation room, which can be converted into either a 3rd en suite bedroom with an attached bath, or to a Zoom room to accommodate today's work from home environment. The lower level showcases a dream home theater with a full bar, two guest suites, a secondary kitchen and a walk-in, climate-controlled wine cellar. All four floors are united by an elevator, servicing up to the top floor with its large and beautifully landscaped roof terrace - a perfect and private place for entertaining friends and family on any given night. Situated in one of the most spectacular locations in Chicago, the owners will have easy access to Chicago's many prominent restaurants and shopping areas, and will be steps from Lake Michigan. All of this truly puts this Chicago home in a class of its own.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Hinsdale / Dawn McKenna
$6,760,000
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Winnetka Area Single Family Home

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720 Ardsley Road Winnetka, IL 60093

6 Bed
6 Baths
17197 sqft
Welcome to 720 Ardsley Road. A rare opportunity to own an architecturally and historically significant Winnetka estate. This Stately English Tudor was built in 1937 by Arthur Nielsen, creator of the Nielsen ratings. Designed by the renowned architect Benjamin Marshall (Drake Hotel, Edgewater Beach Hotel, creation of East lake Shore Drive, South Shore Country Club (now Cultural Center), Blackstone Hotel and Theater). This majestic home is situated on 1.5 acres of beautiful rolling landscaped grounds that surround the home in a secluded enclave located on one of Winnetka's few exclusive private roads. Meticulously and lovingly restored, this manor was recently renovated with the finest materials available. Featured in Traditional Home Magazine, the home's entry is classic with moldings that follow the sweep of the grand staircase and stately scaled rooms decorated by the late interior designer Nora Marra. The living room, with an elegant fireplace and floor to ceiling windows connects to the new addition built in 2011 at the south end of the house replacing a 3 season porch with an incredible library/office space, featuring a Rumford fireplace and beams hailing from the rich wood of the 150 year old farm in Wisconsin. A formal dining room connects to the kitchen - butler's pantry, breakfast room and gallery renovated in 2019. A large family / media room with a new wet bar, great for entertaining. A newly installed house-wide sound and media based iPad system (Elan). Second floor has a gorgeous master suite with a marvelous master bath.. Five additional bedrooms and remodeled bathrooms. Third floor offers a living space, bedroom and full bath - wonderful for guests, in-law or nanny suite. Basement remodeled with rebuilt fireplace and large wine cellar. The spectacular grounds feature: a stunning pool, spa, tennis court (also pickleball outfitted), putting green, perfect space for a garden. Also, features two spacious bluestone patios for entertaining outdoors. Circular driveway with 4 car attached garage with sport court & viewing room. Centrally located in the heart of Winnetka, close to schools, trains and both the main Village and Hubbard Woods. This magnificent home is truly an opportunity, with so much architectural integrity and historical significance. Exquisite beyond compare.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Compass
$6,280,000
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Winnetka Area Single Family Home

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1134 Taylorsport Lane Winnetka, IL 60093

5 Bed
6 Baths
7433 sqft
Incredible OPPORTUNITY to own this spectacular lakefront property that offers North Shore living at it finest! Experience total privacy on your own beach with a home that blends luxury, elegance, and a sleek design with the wonders of nature. Enjoy gorgeous views and the tranquil sounds of Lake Michigan from every room. Designed by Moore Lyndon Turnbull & Whitaker, this house is perfectly situated on professionally landscaped grounds and has over 7,400 sq. ft. of beautifully finished space across three levels of living. This home has been meticulously expanded and updated in every way over the last 4 years! The extensive bluff development and addition of the swimming pool, spa, terraces, exterior lighting and gorgeous gardens are truly extraordinary! Inside, the home boasts 5 bedrooms, 5.1 bathrooms, a stunning new gourmet kitchen with fabulous finishes, high-end appliances, a beverage bar, large custom windows that provide breath-taking views of the lake, a belvedere, a spacious dining room, a heated 3-car garage with plentiful storage, and thoughtful touches throughout. Constructed of stucco and durable Ipe wood, this home also features multiple Ipe wood decks and stone terraces, a luxurious lake-side pool & spa with room for a pool-side kitchen, 100' of beachfront and an integrated personal watercraft launch. The circular driveway, parking area and forecourt provide parking space for 8 plus vehicles and the beautifully landscaped grounds were designed & installed by noted landscape architect Scott Byron. 1134 Taylorsport Lane is a bluff-top oasis which has been designed, built, and renovated to blend into its surroundings while providing comfort, luxury, beauty, thoughtful functionality, and the best lake views along the North Shore! Absolute perfection! Move right in and enjoy all that this magnificent home has to offer!
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / @properties Christie's International Real Estate
$5,475,000
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Woodley Road Area Single Family Home

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37 Woodley Road Winnetka, IL 60093

5 Bed
10 Baths
13321 sqft
The current owners purchased this magnificent English Country home in 2011 and began a massive renovation of both home and property. They added 2500 square feet that includes a new living room with space above where they created a more lavishly scaled primary suite with dual marble bathrooms and dressing rooms. This residence is perfectly set down a winding private road on two lush acres. The grandly scaled, well proportioned rooms, with mostly floor-to-ceiling windows, offers a great sense of the outdoors with beautiful vistas of the meticulously maintained property. Authentic European finishes run throughout, with masterful details at every turn. The design of this European style residence offers what the market is looking for today - privacy, space, luxury, comfort, and plenty of room for visitors and family. The crowning glory is a stunning, new slate roof with copper flashings, gutters, and downspouts. The oversized screen porch with an 18' umbrella ceiling with two skylights, and a brick built-in grilling station serves as the owners summer living room. All new mature landscaping, and formal English Boxwood gardens provides a lush, exceptional setting. Bluestone heated walkways and patio expand the house and integrate seamlessly into the landscaping. The residence comprises more than 13,000 square feet over four levels, and a four car heated garage with an Epoxy floor for easy cleaning, a whole house natural gas generator, and a newer, extensive underground irrigation system around the entire perimeter of the property. This residence is conveniently located close to town, restaurants, shops, transportation, five beaches, two public golf courses, one is a par three, an ice skating arena, and award winning schools...and it is just 15 minutes from downtown Chicago. Please see the attached list of features and improvements and call for an appointment to view this magnificent residence.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Engel & Voelkers Chicago North Shore
$5,175,000
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Wilmette Area Single Family Home

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1222 Chestnut Avenue Wilmette, IL 60091

5 Bed
7 Baths
8433 sqft
This stunning estate property, located on premier Chestnut Avenue in East Wilmette is truly a private retreat! Surpassing every expectation, this exquisite home has been recently redesigned & renovated from the amazing lower level to the newly finished third floor. From the moment you enter, you are greeted with unparalleled quality & breath-taking, detailed-rich finishes. The floor plan is ideal, every room opening into another. The foyer with captivating curved staircase opens to the dining room through beautifully crafted doors, allowing entering guests to see through the home to the backyard & feel connected with the beauty of the outdoor spaces. It also leads you to the spacious formal living room with an abundance of natural light & stunning decor which then opens to the genteel garden room, a beautiful space with heated floors that can accommodate an evening gathering or perfect spot for the party bar, opening with new French doors to the outdoor oasis. The splendid dining room is designed for entertaining, formal or informal, enjoying gorgeous custom grass cloth & expansive bay window. Your breath will be taken away by the sumptuous, professional chef's kitchen! Although new 4 years ago, the current owner totally redesigned it to be the hub of the home, creating a brand new Chester and Chester kitchen with an abundance of cabinetry, new quartz countertops, commercial grade Wolf steam oven, Italian quartz backsplash, 2 dishwashers, 2 extra deep Franke commercial sinks, pantry armoire & oversized white Italian Quartz island. The breakfast room, encompassed by a wall of windows, enjoys a serving bar area with sub zero fridge, ice maker & additional built-ins; an ideal, sunny place to gather. Opening from the kitchen, the show-stopper family room becomes the perfect spot for the family to gather & enjoy watching the activities in the pool & backyard. A convenient mudroom with 5 custom individual closets & heated floor leads to the oversized brick 2 car garage & pool room. Plus, you will never want to use your city workplace again after seeing the spectacular first floor lacquered office with dramatic Schumacher wallcovering, bookcases & built-in desk! Upstairs you will find a bright airy hallway with new sophisticated Stark runner leading to 5 substantial bedrooms, 4 designer baths & convenient laundry room. Designed as a sanctuary, the primary bedroom features a new separate entry, gas fireplace, newly redesigned custom walk-in closet & new luxurious spa bath, the perfect retreat! Each of the four spacious secondary bedrooms & designer baths offers their own unique charm including window seats, walk-in closets & decorative decor. The guest bedroom is positioned down a private hallway, providing guests with not only a restful reprise, but also appreciated privacy. There are 2 laundry rooms, one on the second floor & one in the lower level, accessed with a laundry chute. The newly finished third floor offers additional space for a perfect playroom. Whether you are hanging out in the winter or entertaining in the summer, the lower level with large rec room, 300 bottle wine room, party room with antique glass & quartz wet bar & wellness/exercise room with new jacuzzi infrared sauna is the place to have fun! The full bath & huge laundry room are perfect for after a dip in the pool! And speaking of fun, the oversized outdoor pool, sports court, 8 person spa w/ waterfall, fire pit, fabulous bluestone patio, private sunbathing area, outdoor shower, pool room & custom brickwork with built-in gas grill will be enjoyed by the entire family & friends!! So many updates: Geothermal Home Generator, HVAC, 2 tankless H20 heaters, Control 4 home system, Roof, gutters, heating cable system, windows and French Drainage system. Walking distance to the lake, downtown Wilmette or Kenilworth, schools & Plaza De Lago! This home exemplifies quality & elegance. It truly is meant for buyers who appreciate beauty, luxury & an incredible lifestyle!
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Compass