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523 Essex Road

Kenilworth, Illinois 60043

John Mawicke

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Property Type
Single Family

AVAILABLE FOR WORRY FREE SHOWINGS... ONE OF KENILWORTH'S MOST PROMINENT HOMES! Spend those summer days on the front porch of this stunning home with all the charm of the past and the amenities of today! Enjoy the oversized 100'x193' lot with large patio and expansive lawn. Both the interior and exterior were masterfully renovated in 2008 and again in 2017 to include an addition and a low maintenance exterior. The first floor is an entertainer's dream...spacious reception hall with handsome staircase, lovely living room with fireplace and adjoining sun room, gorgeous formal dining rm, library, sun-filled family room right off a state of the art kitchen. The second floor has a new master suite with custom bath, three family bedrooms, an office and two additional baths. The third floor boasts three bedrooms , a full bath and great tree-top views. The finished lower level has something for everyone... a rec rom, media rom, exercise rom, wine cellar and storage. This home has significant architectural features, with high ceilings, custom millwork & moldings...character that is hard to replicate! Kids and their friends can walk home for lunch as you will be just steps from both Jospeh Sears School (JK - 8th grade) and New Trier High School. The Train & Lake are just blocks away. DON'T MISS OUT ON THIS GEM!

Full Features
Architecture Style: Traditional
Exterior Type: Frame
Basement: Finished
Beds Above Grade: 7
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air, Space Pac
Heating System: Gas
Appliances: Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Main Level Master Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 16
Water Front: No
Square Feet: N/A
Tax Amount: $41,843
Tax Year: 2018
External Features: Patio

Room Information
Living Room: 19X21 - Main Level
Dining Room: 19X17 - Main Level
Kitchen: 16X26 - Main Level
Family Room: 19X20 - Main Level
Master Bedroom: 11X21 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 10X12 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 14X15 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 13X17 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 9X24 - 3rd Level
6th Bdrm: 12X14 - 3rd Level
7th Bdrm: 14X16 - 3rd Level
Office: 11X15 - 2nd Level
Foyer: 10X13 - Main Level

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $41,843

Listing information updated today (6/2/2020)

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School District(s)
Kenilworth SD 38, New Trier Twp HSD 203
Elementary School
The Joseph Sears School
Middle School
The Joseph Sears School, New Trier Township H S Northfield
High School
New Trier Township H S Winnetka, New Trier Township H S Northfield

School information is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. This information should only be used as a reference and does not warrant or guarantee enrollment. Please contact applicable schools or school districts directly to verify information and enrollment eligibility.

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Nearby Public Transportation

Union Pacific North

at Kenilworth Metra (0.33 miles away)


523 Essex Road Kenilworth, Illinois 60043 is a single family home currently listed at $2,495,000. 523 Essex Road features 7 bedroom(s) and 6 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since May 7th, 2020 and was built in 1896. Nearby schools include The Joseph Sears School, New Trier Township H S Northfield, New Trier Township H S Winnetka. The nearest transit stops include Union Pacific North Kenilworth Metra. Want to learn more about 523 Essex Road Kenilworth, Illinois 60043? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.