1260 Sherwood Road, HIGHLAND PARK, IL 60035 US Chicago's North Shore, North and Northwest Suburbs Home for Sale

1260 Sherwood Road, HIGHLAND PARK, Illinois

Timeless Appeal!

Property Details

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$399,000

Listing Information

  • MLS: 10335269
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Baths: 2
  • Partial Baths: 1
  • SQ FT: 2816
  • Lot Size: 0.351
  • Style: Traditional
  • Garage: 2 Car+
  • Heat Source: Gas
  • Schools: 112/113
  • Taxes: $12,036

Property Description

www.1260Sherwood.com

Buyers, Builders and History Buffs Will Love the Abundant Bounty of Options Here!

Imagine the Possibilities -- A One-of-a-Kind Expanded Vintage Two Story Combines Endless Charm and Character on a Rare Third Acre in Sherwood Forest!

Don't miss this classic gem with limitless potential, a truly unique Sherwood Forest treasure located on a double-wide 100'x146' foot lot -- over a third of an acre! Check with the City of Highland Park for potential to sub-divide.

A covered porch greets you, opening to an inviting center entry foyer with an expansive and surprisingly sunny view through the entire house from front to back! On the east/street side you'll find the large gracious living room with its wood burning fireplace and an adjoining office/sunroom with windows on three sides. The separate dining with its direct kitchen access and a large adjacent family room are on the west side of the foyer.

Stairs from the foyer lead to the second floor with its wide upper hallway and two-bedroom wings separated by a relaxing library/study. The hallway leads to the master bedroom suite featuring wide base and crown moldings, a walk-in closet and full bath, and a family bath, second bedroom with built-in desk, and library/study with access to a second bedroom wing including two more large bedrooms.

Additional highlights include a large unfinished basement, 2.5-car garage with a separate garden/workroom providing space to expand to three-car garage parking, majestic mature trees/landscaping and lush perennial plants, ground cover and flowers.

With an ultra-convenient location close to nearby park, shopping, highway access, two equidistant Metra train lines and the choice of Deerfield or Highland Park High Schools, this is truly a unique opportunity not to miss. Estate Sale -- Property to be sold as is.

To view the full description and collection of photos for this home please visit www.1260Sherwood.com!

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

 

Living Room - 24' x 13' (First Floor)
* Access from the foyer
* Adjoins the office/sunroom on the street side
* Exceptionally large space with ample room for multiple conversation areas
* Beautiful wide crown and base moldings
* Mantled wood burning fireplace
* Abundant natural light
* Can view other common rooms from the living room
* Owner believes there are wood floors beneath carpeting
* High 8.5+ foot ceiling

Dining Room - 14' x 13' (First Floor)
* Access from the foyer
* Adjoins the family room on the back side
* Formal or casual dining work equally well in the spacious dining room
* Beautiful wide crown and base moldings as well as wainscot and chair rail accents
* Sunny south exposure
* Can view other common rooms from the dining room
* Pegged oak flooring
* High 8.5+ foot ceiling

Kitchen - 16' x 11' (First Floor)
* Access to and from the dining room with doorways to the patio/yard and back landing to the powder room and large basement
* Ample cabinetry and counter space
* Convenient eating nook overlooking the private patio and yard
* Ceramic tile flooring
* Recessed can lighting
* Windows on two sides

Family Room - 22' x 15' (First Floor)
* Access from and to the dining room with an exterior door opening out to the patio and yard
* Wide bi-fold doors permit segregating dining and family living areas, if preferred
* Paneled walls and ceiling beams
* Built-in cabinetry and closets
* Sunny -- windows on three sides
* Pegged oak flooring

Office/Sunroom - 16' x 10' (First Floor)
* Adjoins the living room
* Spectacularly sunny -- windows on three sides
* Can view clear through the house to the family room at the rear
* Built-in cabinetry -- desk will convey
* Built-in bookshelves
* Recessed can lighting
* Overlooks the front yard and lush garden beds that flourish with perennial plants, ground cover and flowers
* Owner believes there are wood floors beneath carpeting

Master Bedroom - 20' x 12' (Second Floor)
* Spans the front of the house
* Detailed wide crown and base moldings
* Windowed sitting area at one end
* Ceiling fan and recessed can lighting
* Great closets include: Walk-in closet 6'x4' with built-in shelving & ample hanging space; second large double-door closet
* Full ensuite bath with linen closet and glass tub enclosure
* Owner believes there are wood floors beneath carpeting

Second Bedroom - 13' x 13' (Second Floor)
* Located off the main wide upper hallway
* Hardwood floors
* Step-in closet
* Built-in desk and bookshelves in traditional knotty pine
* Windows on two sides
* Overhead lighting

Third Bedroom - 12' x 12' (Second Floor)
* Located in the rear bedroom wing from the second-floor library/lounge/study area
* Parquet flooring
* Overhead lighting
* Large double-door closet
* Built-in desk, counters, cabinet storage and bookshelves

Fourth Bedroom - 13' x 12' (Second Floor)
* Located in the rear bedroom wing from the second-floor library/lounge/study area
* Parquet flooring
* Overhead lighted ceiling fan and recessed can lighting
* Large double-door closet
* Glass on two sides
* Sliding door windows -- do not open -- no exterior balcony or railing.

Library/Study - 10' x 10' (Second Floor)
* Located off the main upper hallway and providing access to the rear bedroom wing
* Abundance of the built-in bookshelves and a built-in desk
* Truly multi-functional -- current used as a library, lounge, study or convert to suit your needs
* Overhead lighting
* Shutters and mini-blinds
* Owner believes there are wood floors beneath carpeting

Foyer - 13 x 7' (First Floor)
* Center entry design with access to main common living areas
* Step in from the covered porch entry
* Classic 6-panel front door with side light and high palladium transom windows
* Guest closet
* Access and view to and through the living room to the sunroom/office on the street (east) side
* Access and view to and through the dining room to the family room on the back (west) side
* Stairway leads to second floor bedroom wings and study

Storage & Laundry - 25' x 24' (Basement)
* Laundry area features large/deep double-bowl laundry sink
* Built-in shelving
* Separate "wine" area
* Access to the large crawl space

Mechanicals - 18' x 9' (Basement)
* Located at the east side of the basement
* Gas forced air furnace
* Central AC
* 50-Gallon Hot Water Tank
* Controller for sprinkler system -- currently locked out by City at owner request

Garden/Workroom - 22' x 10' (Integral to Garage)
* Detached garage comprises "under roof" space ample for three-car parking
* 2.5 car parking in one section of the garage
* Separate garden room or workroom at the south end of the garage with an exterior doorway and interior doorway to/from the parking area

Exterior and Property Highlights
* Lot is 100'x 146' and current zoning requires 7000 square foot per lot as a minimum (confirm with City) -- double the width of the vast majority of home sites in Sherwood Forest
* Confirm potential to sub-divide directly with the City of Highland Park
* Exterior is low-maintenance aluminum siding
* Asphalt shingle roof
* Large free form patio on northwest side with access to/from both kitchen eating area and family room
* Majestic mature trees
* Flourishing perennial plants, ground cover and flowers abound

Location and Convenience Highlights
* Close to convenience shopping & restaurants
* Equidistant to downtown Highland Park and Deerfield town centers
* Easy access to 41 South and highway to downtown Chicago
* Under a block to Moody Park
* Equidistant to two Metra Train lines -- Union Pacific North in Highland Park and Milwaukee North line in Deerfield
* Choice of either Highland Park or Deerfield High Schools

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