1682 Cavell Avenue, Highland Park, IL 60035 US Chicago's North Shore, North and Northwest Suburbs Home for Sale

1682 Cavell Avenue, Highland Park, Illinois

Pristine Perfection!

Property Details



Listing Information

  • MLS: 10299071
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Baths: 2
  • Partial Baths: 1
  • SQ FT: 2732
  • Lot Size: 0.174
  • Style: Two-Story
  • Garage: 2 Car
  • Heat Source: Gas
  • Schools: 112/113
  • Taxes: $11,598

Property Description


Outclass the Competition in this Outstanding One-Owner Dream -- a True Fastidious-Buyer Delight! 

White Gloves Are Always Welcome Here in this Pampered-With-Love Sherwood Forest Treasure -- It's Hard Not to Love this Home!


Manicured with love -- this pristine original-owner two-story exudes true pride of ownership! From the mature exterior landscape, bushes and flowering colors to the interior upgrades throughout the years, this welcoming, impeccably-clean gem is ready to go and features a two-story center entry design flanked by the formal living and separate dining rooms. The eat-in kitchen with its amazing abundance of cabinetry/counters and the inviting family room both overlook the lush backyard and patio – comfortable and convenient for family functions.

Upstairs you’ll find the master suite and three family bedrooms arranged to allow for a two-room master suite – the choice is yours. All bedrooms provide an enormous amount of closet space and either sunny east, west or south exposure. Downstairs you’ll find a great finished basement with ample space for children, teens, hobby areas and storage.

Located in desirable Sherwood Forest, enjoy easy highway access and the option of either Highland Park or Deerfield High Schools and Metra stations. Discover the difference in this happy, memory-making home!

Living Room - 20' x 13' (First Floor)
* Access from the center entry two-story foyer
* Expansive bow-shaped picture window overlooking the lushly-landscaped front yard
* Light wood-panel wall with decorative wainscot and crown molding accents
* Off-white Berber carpeting and draperies
* Decorative-only fireplace
* Opens to and overlooks the two-story foyer

Dining Room - 14' x 14' (First Floor)
* Access from the center entry two-story foyer
* Huge built-in buffet wall with lighted twin China cabinets at each end
* Window above buffet features unique elegant shutters with leaded-glass inserts
* Crown moldings
* Convenient double doorway leading to kitchen work center
* Wide arched opening overlooking the two-story foyer
* Light, neutral carpeting

Kitchen & Eating Area - 19' x 14' (First Floor)
* Abundant to-ceiling cabinetry, thoughtfully designed to maximize storage space and organization
* Ample counter space with large peninsula island overlooking the eating area
* Recessed ceiling and under-cabinet lighting
* Cook top, built-in double ovens & microwave, 48" Sub-Zero refrigerator, double stainless sink with new Groehe faucet
* Pull-out cabinet shelving
* Large breakfast area with view of patio & yard
* Slatted window blinds
* Sunny south and west exposures
* Granite flooring
* Short hallway to laundry room, powder room and family room

Family Room - 19' x 13' (First Floor)
* Access through a wide arched doorway from the center-entry two-story foyer or short hallway to kitchen and powder room
* Sliding glass doors opening out to the free form 28' x 20' aggregate patio and private backyard
* Oak hardwood flooring
* Recessed can lighting
* Crown moldings
* Built-in buffet wall with floor-to-ceiling corner cabinet
* Slatted window blinds

Master Bedroom - 16' x 11' (Second Floor)
* Master suite includes a serene bedroom, adjacent sitting room (formerly the 4th bedroom - can be reconverted), and a two-room master bath
* Light neutral carpeting
* Slatted window blinds
* Amazing custom-fitted closet space includes both a walk-in closet and two additional double-door closets
* Sunny west view of lovely backyard
* Access to the spacious two-room master bath featuring:
   - Main room with large vanity, twin sinks, a separate make up table and abundance of cabinetry and drawer space
   - Commode/shower room, beautifully remodeled in 2017
* Access to the adjoining large sitting room (formerly 4th bedroom - can be restored)

Sitting Room (4th Bedroom) - 15' x 11' (Second Floor)
* Adjoins the master bedroom as a two-room suite
* Features a full wall of custom-fitted closets
* Light neutral carpeting
* Slatted wood blinds
* Built-in cabinetry
* Recessed can lighting
* Easily restored to use as a fourth bedroom
* East exposure overlooking the lushly-landscaped front yard

Second Bedroom - 14' x 11' (Second Floor)
* Southeast location with sunny south exposure
* Light neutral carpeting
* Shutter-style window treatments
* Big walk-in closet
* Across-the-hall access to compartmented family bath

Third Bedroom/Now Used As Office - 17' x 11' (Second Floor)
* Southwest location with west-facing windows overlooking the inviting backyard
* Light neutral carpeting
* Slatted window blinds
* Big walk-in closet
* Recessed can lighting and track lighting
* Built-in cabinetry
* Adjacent to the compartmented family bath
* Currently used as an in-home office

Foyer - 20' x 9' (First Floor)
* Enter from covered porch through double doors
* Dramatic two-story ceilings
* Oak hardwood flooring
* Center entry design with living room on one side and dining room on the other side
* Provides an expansive view through to the rear of the house
* Access the open half-turn stairway leading to the upper loft-like hallway
* Huge customized walk-in guest and storage closet
* Leads to two-car garage entry

Recreation Room - 27' x 13' (Basement)
* A true lower level retreat with space to spare and flexibility to accommodate multiple activities simultaneously
* Full wall of bench seating
* White paneled wall
* Drop ceiling with fluorescent lighting
* Built-in cabinetry
* Glass-block vented window
* Double door opening to organized workshop

Laundry Room - 8' x 6' (First Floor)
* Located from short hallway between kitchen and family rooms
* Built-in cabinetry
* Laundry tub
* Granite flooring
* Convenient doorway opening out to the adjoining aggregate free form patio and private backyard

Workroom - 15' x 6' (Basement)
* Access through double doors from the recreation room or the adjoining utility/mechanical area
* Well-lit -- bright and light, for ease of use
* Convenient pegboard paneling
* Vented glass-block window
* Vinyl tiled flooring
* Drop ceiling with fluorescent lighting
* Sump pump (new in 2015) with battery back-up system located here

Mechanicals/Utilities - 16' x 8' (Basement)
* Access from basement workshop area or from the storage area located to one side of the basement stairway
* Vinyl tile flooring
* Furnace, humidifier and hot water tank located here

Storage - 16' x 8' (Basement)
* Access from the base of the stairs
* A full wall of closets
* Under stairway closet storage
* Additional open storage space
* Carpeted closet access area and additional vinyl tile flooring in open storage area

Patio - 28' x 20"
* Attractive aggregate stone composition
* Free form design
* Brick perimeter wall, ideally for extra seating
* Access from family room sliders or doorway to/from laundry room
* Gas barbecue grill included
* Overlooks private fenced yard

Additional Highlights
* 2.5-car garage with: Electric overhead door, big recessed storage niche (ideal from bikes, garden equipment, patio furniture), great pegboard paneling, glass-block window, finished walls and convenient pull-down stairs to attic storage
* Brick exterior with aggregate stone walkways
* Lush mature landscape including small deck out front
* All newer double-pane windows

Location/Neighborhood Highlights
* Easy north or south access Highway 41
* Nearby shopping
* Close to neighborhood parks on Cloverdale and Sherwood
* Choice of schools: Choose from either Highland Park or Deerfield High School
* Commuter friendly: Choose from Metra's Union Pacific North line in Highland Park or the Milwaukee District North Line in Deerfield

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