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326 Essex Road

Kenilworth, Illinois 60043

Mary Grant

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326 Essex Road is a private estate in East Kenilworth offering resort living just 20 miles from the city. Set on two lots, this luxury retreat includes a magnificent swimming pool, spectacular grounds including a fountain, outdoor kitchen, fireplace, coach house, and a 3-car garage. Set in Kenilworth's most premier location, this impressive home has been renovated with unapparelled attention to detail and uncompromised quality. The renovation kept the classic elegance and details of the renowned architect Daniel Burnham but focused on functionality for today's active family living. The first floor includes the sun-filled formal living room that opens to a side porch with a view of the breathtaking grounds. The music room/office, a dining room with a fireplace, and a wet bar all lead to the heart of the home -- an expansive professional-grade De Gulio kitchen, with custom built-ins, banquet seating, La Cornue oven, 2 Carrara marble islands, and a fireplace. The kitchen opens to the spacious family room with bookcases, fireplace, and sunroom/office. The exceptional second-floor master suite includes a bedroom with fireplace, sitting room, 2 walk-in closets, lavish bathroom -- all with first-class finishes. Three additional bedrooms (one with a sitting room) include renovated en suite baths and finish out the second floor. The third-floor work-out room rivals any gym and includes beautiful treetop views along with 2 additional bedrooms and en suite baths. The lower-level wine dining room is fit for any sommelier along with a wine cellar that holds 500 bottles. Lower-level rec room, movie theatre, cedar closets, and loads of storage. New three-car garage with ice melt driveway and coach house along with pool bath. This home offers a lifestyle that can compete with any 5-star hotel. Walk to the award-winning schools, The Joseph Sears School (JK-8) which is full-time in-person learning as well as New Trier High School (at 50% in-person learning) along with the beach, sailing school, restaurants, shopping, and the Metra.

Full Features
Exterior Type: Frame
Basement: Finished
Heating System: Forced Air, Radiant
Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Bar, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Oven/Built-in
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 3
Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Room Count: 17
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 10,685
Tax Amount: $0
Pet Information: No Pets
Internal Features: Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, Historic/Period Mlwk, Special Millwork
External Features: Deck, Patio, Porch, Hot Tub, Pool In-Ground, Storms/Screens, Fire Pit
Monthly Rental Includes: Lawn Care, Snow Removal

Room Information
Living Room: 19X38 - Main Level
Dining Room: 16X22 - Main Level
Kitchen: 26X27 - Main Level
Family Room: 17X23 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 16X17 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 17X17 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 17X17 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 12X10 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 14X12 - 3rd Level
6th Bdrm: 11X21 - 3rd Level
Tandem Rm: 16X12 - 2nd Level
Office: 15X20 - Main Level
Recreation Rm: 18X33 - Basement

Rental Information
Pet Info: No Pets
Furnished: No

Listing information updated today (2/26/2021)

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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 (0.24 miles away)


326 Essex Road Kenilworth, Illinois 60043 is a rental currently listed at $50,000. 326 Essex Road features 6 bedroom(s) and 8 bath(s). This rental has been listed on @properties since February 12th, 2021 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 326 Essex Road Kenilworth, Illinois 60043? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.