Often described as the quintessential American neighborhood, the beautifully landscaped boulevards filled with parks and playing fields make Highland Park a premier pick for buyers. With a strong community, highly recognized schools and plenty of room to ride bikes or play ball, Highland Park is a perennial favorite.
Situated on a corner lot in the coveted Highland Park neighborhood, this romantic traditional home features a delicate blend of old and new with much of the original home intact. As you step inside this home you are greeted by handsome hardwoods throughout and a spacious interior with an elegant floorplan, suitable for everyday living and frequent entertaining. The grand formal living room welcomes you to a room suitable for relaxing with company or cozying up with your favorite book from the bookcases that wrap the room.
To the left of the entry is a large study that would be the perfect place for you to set up your home office complete with a wood beamed ceiling, a cozy gas fireplace and lovely powder bath.
From the formal living is the formal dining room with access to the kitchen making formal meal service simple. A charming breakfast room resides off the kitchen featuring a lovely display case for your fine china or everyday pieces.
The spacious kitchen fulfills the needs for the chef in your family with stainless steel appliances including a double oven, 5-burner gas cooktop, ample counter and cabinet space plus a full wetbar featuring a sink, built-in refrigerator and wine storage for your favorite labels. Off the kitchen is the rustic laundry room.
When you are ready for some R&R at the end of the day, wind down in the den or sunroom where you feel as though you are in the countryside overlooking patios, refreshing pool with water feature and lush landscaping.
Upstairs are the master suite and three guest suites. The spacious master bedroom offers luxury hardwood floors, vaulted ceiling, gas fireplace, lots of natural light and treetop views to the backyard oasis. The bath offers his and hers sinks, separate shower, soaking tub, impressive walk-in closet with three additional closets. The secondary bedrooms are large, flooded with natural light and handsome hardwood floors.
Step into the backyard oasis where you will escape the city life and enjoy mature landscaping, lush lawn, groomed walking paths, lagoon pool with water feature and hot tub.
Bonus features: This home also offers a full detached guest quarters complete with kitchen, living, full bath and bedroom - the perfect hangout for the kids to play or the ultimate mancave! There is also a full studio that could serve as the perfect home office. Attached to the garage is a small green house with a full exercise room above. Wow!