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978 Elm Ridge, Glencoe, IL - RENTED MARCH 2017!

by Allyson Hoffman

Vintage Meets Modern!

A Striking, Stately Skokie Ridge Tudor Set High Above the Street -- A True Vintage Treasure!

The Allure of Yesteryear and Desired Contemporary Updates Blend in this Inviting Family-Centered Home Combining Captivating Charm, Comfort and Convenience!

This striking Tudor set on a high lushly-landscaped lot combines elegant vintage architecture and features with today’s desired updates. Arched doorways and grand leaded-glass window provides the warmth of yesteryear. A fabulous cherry cabinet kitchen with granite counters and stainless appliances, open to the family room, adds today’s touches blending the best of old and new to this inviting and elegant historical treasure. From the front stone patio to the rear dining room with windows on three sides and radiant-heated floors, this charming home is truly one-of-a-kind. The main floor features a huge formal living room with a wood burning fireplace, an inviting family room (both with cherry hardwood flooring), a sunny dining room and library/office with N-S and W exposure, and even a multi-purpose fifth bedroom and adjacent full bath. 

A grand stairway from the foyer with a tall, dramatic leaded-glass window on the landing leads to the second floor gallery/hall, the master suite with its full updated bath and a deep walk-in closet, three additional family bedrooms including one with an en suite bath, a second floor laundry area and an updated hall bath. Each bedroom features overhead lighted ceiling fans and abundant closet space. 

On the lower level, the fully-finished basement provides abundant storage, convenient exterior access to the backyard and a huge recreation room with a ground-level daylight window and second wood burning fireplace. An extra-large game room with wet bar potential and cabinetry, a lovely powder room, mechanical room and storage areas are all accessed here. Located in Skokie Ridge, this uniquely-special home with easy access to town, beach, train, highway and the community center offers truly irresistible ageless appeal! 

Also available for rent with April 15, 2017 occupancy at $5,000 per month with one year lease minimum -- pets accepted with a deposit on a case-by-case basis.

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Contact Allyson Hoffman for more information or to schedule a showing.  Visit or email [email protected]!

743 Endicott Road, Highwood, IL - RENTED NOVEMBER 2016!

by Allyson Hoffman

Unparalleled Lifestyle!

One-of-a-Kind Setting and Quality of Life -- Unique to Chicago's North Shore Area! For Sale or Rent!

Combine an Exceptional Unequalled Lifestyle Near Lake Michigan's Shore with an Exceptional, 2-Story Treasure Featuring a Sunny Open-Concept Floor Plan Overlooking Tree-Covered Bartlett Ravine! 

This exceptional two-story with nearly 5400 Square Feet of living space on three levels features an unparalleled lifestyle near Lake Michigan’s shore, a prime cul-de-sac location overlooking tree-canopied Bartlett Ravine, southern sunshine from two-story windows and open-concept design on two floors with a breathtaking Great Room; formal Living Room and separate Dining Room; comfortable Family Room with gas fireplace; huge maple/granite finished island kitchen and adjoining windowed breakfast room; first floor office through double doors from foyer; Master Bedroom suite with large sitting room, two walk-in closets and a spacious spa bath; three additional family bedrooms on second floor, one with an en suite bath, two with a shared Jack and Jill bath, all with walk-in closets; dramatic upper loft and wide bridged walkway overlooking two-story rooms below; a deep full finished basement large playroom, recreation or media room, exercise room, fifth bedroom and fifth full bathroom; and a private setting with circular brick patio and professionally-landscaped grounds opening onto a ravine leading directly to the lakefront. Enjoy unmatched convenience and supreme quality of life in the remarkable Town of Fort Sheridan providing a totally unique combination of community amenities and amazing activities!

Also available for rent with immediate occupancy. Minimum one-year lease term preferred. $4,750 per month.

Note: Bartlett Ravine, behind this home, features scenic bridges and spectacular lake views. For additional school information, contract Elementary School District #112 for details regarding the Oak Terrace language immersion program.

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Contact Allyson Hoffman for more information or to schedule a showing.  Visit or email [email protected]!

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Allyson Hoffman & Paul Wells
RE/MAX of Barrington
306 W. Northwest Highway
Barrington IL 60010
Allyson: 847-310-5300
Paul: 847-913-6100

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Allyson Hoffman
(847) 310-5300
[email protected]

Paul Wells
(847) 913-6100
[email protected]