6223 North Lundy , Chicago, IL 60646
Charming Tudor-Style home, complete with an enchanted garden, located in that uniquely tranquil pocket of historical Old Edgebrook. Designed and built in 1914, this home is an unexpected treasure made evident as soon as you enter the dramatic foyer. Custom woodwork and craftsmanship surround you with solid wood crown molding, paneled walls, original doors, a built-in window seat and a stunning winding staircase. The manor-like 1st floor includes an elegant living room with a grand gas fireplace surrounded by beautiful walnut paneling, which opens up to a classic library with walls of built-in shelving and cabinets, all highlighted with intricately carved details. The large formal dining room is sunlit from a series of diamond shaped leaded glass windows. The rustic & chic "French Country Kitchen" has white cabinets, a SS 6 burner Thermador range with hood, paneled frig, butcher block island with 2nd sink and extended seating for 4, plus direct access to the amazing backyard through a set of lovely glass French doors. There is also a separate room for an office or family room and a 1/2 bath. Upstairs is the primary bedroom with cathedral ceilings and exposed beams, a spa like en suite bath with walk-in steam shower, deep soaking tub, double sinks and heated floors and towel rack. There are two additional generous bedrooms and a 2nd updated full bath. Off the kitchen is a staircase that leads to a secluded en suite guest room, complete with all the amenities of a comfy B&B. The finished basement has a rec room and a convenient updated 1/2 bath. The other side of the basement is the laundry area with tons of shelving, wine cellar and work-out area. There is also an endless crawl space with a cement floor and insulation, great for organized storage. The fabulous backyard has layers of enticing spaces, beginning with the outdoor deck, located just outside the kitchen with a built-in 48" BBQ complete with side burners, cabinets and counter space. There is a serene designer planter garden overflowing with color & beauty from a variety of plants and foliage. There are storybook stepping stones that lead you from the house to the oversized grassy, fully fenced backyard and a stylish blue stone patio with outdoor fire pit, ping pong/ pool table and seating for outdoor dining and entertaining. The new garage has been designed to incorporate the Tudor style of the home and is heated, has wifi, epoxy floors, Gladiator storage with additional storage above the garage. This incredible home has it all, charm, sophistication and architectural character with an array of rooms and spaces, inside and out, to enjoy with family and friends for years to come!!