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  • North Shore
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236 Sunset Drive Wilmette IL 60091

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  • Wilmette IL
  • $999,000
  • MLS # L# 08676280
  • 4200 square feet
  • 4 bedroom(s)
  • 3 bath(s)
  • Lot Size: 62.55 x 135.35
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www.236Sunset.com

Dismiss the Ordinary in this Unduplicated Delight, a True Stand Out Home that's Unforgettable!

Dynamically Distinct -- This Genuine Original, Loaded with Exceptional "New Home" Features, is Unique on Any Horizon -- Set Yourself Apart Here!

* Grand two-story with view clear through to back and opening to gracious Living and Dining Rooms!

* Formal Living Room and adjoining Dining Room with fireplace, bay window, oak floors & French doors to rear family area!

* Nine foot ceilings on main and master levels ... cathedral ceilings in Family Room!

* Gourmet Cook's Kitchen with tall Cherry cabinets, granite counter tops, high-end stainless appliances and big breakfast bar featuring open design with adjacent Breakfast and Family Rooms!

* Big Breakfast Room anchors the Family area joining Family Room & Kitchen with French doors to Formal Dining and Living areas!

* Mid-Level with three family bedrooms, all with oak floors, overhead lighting, mirrored closet and lovely shared hall bath!

* Upper Level Master Retreat includes huge multi-functional office, grand hallway to huge romantic bedroom and access to a stunning Spa bath with skylight & two custom-fitted walk-in closets!

* Lower Level English Basement features large sunny recreation room with wet bar and above ground daylight windows, full bath and large convenient laundry room!

* Great setting on quiet side street features master landscape, tall trees and private backyard with large brick paver patio!

* Location of true convenience with easy access to shops, trains and schools!

Fulfill your dreams right here in this lovely one-of-a kind treasure featuring over 4200 SF of luxurious living, an open design and elegance throughout! A gracious marble-floored two story foyer opens to the formal Living Room and adjoining Dining Room with a cozy fireplace and front bayed window. French doors from this area lead into the comfortable, sunny family area with a large breakfast room open to the stunning Kitchen featuring cherry cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless, high-end appliances. Both rooms overlook the airy bright Family Room with its cathedral ceilings, raised-hearth fireplace and two wall of windows including the doorway leading to a private brick-paver patio and serene backyard. The lower level English-style basement with above-ground daylight windows features a large recreation room with wet bar, large laundry room and full bath. The mid-level included three more family bedrooms, all with oak floors, overhead lighting and mirrored closets -- a lovely hall bath is easily accessible and shared. The upper level features the master domain and includes a huge multi-functional office space that can be used as a separate master sitting room, den, library or for any use that suits your unique desires. The tandem Master Bedroom adjoins this room and offers a gracious wide inviting hallway of its own with access to the luxurious Spa bath with a deep Jacuzzi tub, twin sinks, skylight and large separate seated shower with multiple body jets. Two big walk-in closets are also located here. The bedroom with its oak floors, bay window and nine-foot ceilings provides ample space for grand furnishings suited this distinctive serene king-sized retreat. Located on a quiet side street, this great setting includes mature landscape and majestic tall trees adding great appeal to this special, sophisticated home. Easy access to highways, shopping, trains and schools makes this a location of true convenience!

Living Room - 17' x 17' (Main Level)
* Located off foyer
* Adjoins Dining Room
* Oak flooring
* Big front bay window
* Nine-foot ceilings
* Gas fireplace
* Recessed and overhead lighting
* Crown molding & 5" base moldings
* Surround Sound Speaker

Dining Room - 14' x 13' (Main Level)
* French doors leading to Breakfast Room, Kitchen and Family Room
* Adjoins Living Room
* Oak flooring
* Big front bay window
* Nine-foot ceilings
* Gas fireplace
* Recessed and overhead lighting
* Crown molding & 5" base moldings
* Surround Sound Speaker

Kitchen - 15' x 12' (Main Level)
* Opens to Breakfast and Family Rooms
* Accessible from Foyer entry hall
* Nine-foot ceilings
* Cherry cabinets and one with glass front accent
* Ceramic tile floors
* Dark granite counters and breakfast bar
* Stainless Appliances including high-end 42" Sub-Zero Refrigerator & Viking Range/Oven
* Ceramic tile back splash
* Kitchen window overlooking brick patio & backyard
* View to Family Room and fireplace

Family Room - 17' x 17' (Main Level)
* Open design overlooking and adjacent to Breakfast Room & Kitchen
* View through French doors to Dining and Living Room
* Dramatic cathedral ceiling with high ceiling fan
* Two walls of glass including divided light & Palladium window and French door opening on the brick paver patio -- outdoor views inside are great
* Oak floors and recessed can lighting
* Surround sound speaker and Cable TV hook up
* Raised hearth fireplace features lovely wood mantel and granite surround, gas fired with gas logs for convenience and easy use.

Breakfast Room - 15' x 11' (Main Level)
* Located as central core anchoring the family center with access to Dining Room through French doors and open to both adjacent Kitchen and Family Room
* Features oak floors
* Recessed can lighting
* View to backyard and patio through adjoining Family Room
* Abuts the large Kitchen Breakfast Bar
* Nine-foot ceiling with crown molding accent
* Ideal for casual gatherings providing easy access for serving on granite counter from Kitchen

Foyer - 14' x 9' (Main Level)
* Two-story height with high windows and abundant sunlight
* Double door entry
* Gracious marble flooring
* View through to rear of house
* Opens to the Living Room and adjoining Dining Room from wide entry flanked by distinctive columns
* Access to attached two-car garage
* Leads to foyer hall with guest closet and access to powder room with marble floor, cherry vanity, granite counter & Kohler fixtures

Master Bedroom - 17' x 18' (Upper Level)
* Ultimate retreat with nine-foot ceiling, crown molding and large front bay window
* Oak floors
* Recessed and overhead lighting and surround sound speaker
* Two custom fitted walk-in closets
* Grand wide master hallway with closet and master bath access
* Master Spa bath -- pure luxury with natural light from huge skylight, deep relaxing Jacuzzi tub, large separate shower with convenient seat and multiple body jets, cherry vanity with granite counter top and dual sinks, marble flooring and tiles, hidden commode behind half wall
* Adjacent to large tandem room, now used as office -- multi-functional and ideal for alternate use as sitting room, library, den or your preferred choice

Office (or Your Preferred Use) - 20' x 12' (Upper Level)
* Tandem to Master Bedroom Suite with Hallway Access to Master Features, now used as an in-home office, but functionally flexible to suit your unique needs and use
* Oak floors
* Windows on two sides
* Large double-door closet
* Recessed can lighting
* Nine-foot ceilings and crown moldings
* Access from stairs leading to and from the mid-level landing hall

Family Bedroom #1 - 13' x 12' (Mid Level)
* Oak floors
* Windows on two sides
* Overhead lighting
* Double Door Mirrored Closet
* Shares mid-level hall bath

Family Bedroom #2 - 12' x 10' (Mid Level)
* Oak floors
* Windows on two sides
* Overhead lighting
* Double Door Mirrored Closet
* Shares mid-level hall bath

Family Bedroom #3 - 11' x 11' (Mid Level)
* Oak floors
* Windows on two sides
* Overhead lighting
* Mirrored Closet
* Shares mid-level hall bath

Recreation Room - 21' x 14' (Lower Level English Basement)
* Ceramic tile flooring with interior drain tile system
* Recessed can lighting
* Wet Bar
* Above ground daylight windows
* Access to full bath

Laundry Room - 14' x 12' (Lower Level English Basement)
* Ceramic tile flooring
* Storage cabinet and closets
* Windows on two side -- above ground daylight design
* Access to full bath

Location Comments
* Quiet side street setting
* Easy access to highway and trains
* Convenient access to many shopping areas, restaurants and theaters
* Close to elementary schools and parks

Additional Interior Features
* Two separate HVAC systems, zoned for comfort and convenience
* Surround sound speakers in Living Room. Dining Room, Kitchen and Master Bedroom
* Multiple cable TV hook ups
* Two fireplace -- Living/Dining Room and Family Room, both gas started with gas logs for comfort and convenience
* Security System
* Interior Drain Tile System
* Oak floors in all rooms except Kitchen, Lower Level and baths
* Crown moldings in many rooms and 5" base moldings
* Nine foot ceilings on main and upper levels
* Additional Refrigerators in Laundry Room, Wet Bar & Office included
* Exclude chandeliers in foyer, living room, dining room, master bedroom & 3 foyer hallway sconces
* Include mini blinds; exclude draperies

Exterior Highlights
* Brick and cedar exterior with notable brick herringbone design
* Brick paver driveway and walkway to front double door entryway
* Large brick paver patio
* Underground sprinkler system
* Mature trees and landscape
* Convenient side garage door
* Gutter guards
* New garage roof - 2010 (rubber membrane)
* Architectural asphalt shingle roofing