326 Essex Road Kenilworth, IL
$ 7,749,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#09233851
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityKenilworth
  • AreaKenilworth
  • NeighborhoodThe Belvedere
  • Zip60043
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1896
  • Taxes63716
  • Price$ 7,749,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage10685
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Property Description

KENILWORTH'S SIGNATURE HOME...BRAND NEW THROUGHOUT... WHILE PRESERVING THE ARCHITECTURAL INTEGRITY OF THE PAST!...This stately classical revival home designed by noted architect Daniel Burnham was masterfully renovated and expanded to meet the needs of today's buyer.Stunning open reception hall, beautiful formal rooms and a fully appointed gourmet kitchen with adjoining family room.There are 7 bedrooms, an exercise room, library and 6.2 custom baths.The lower level features a recreation room ,movie theatre and wine cellar.The home is situated in the heart of Kenilworth on a double lot with expansive grounds, lush gardens, gazebo, a beautiful pool, terraces and fireplace.There is a 3 car garage with NEW COACH HOUSE!...It is located in walking distance of Sears School (Junior Kindergarten thru Eighth Grade),New Trier High School, train and the lake!A unique opportunity to own one of the North Shore's finest homes!

Elementary School Middle School High School
The Joseph Sears School Elementary School The Joseph Sears School Middle School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Price History
5/21/2016 Listed $7,749,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Architectural Style Traditional
Assessment Includes None
Attached Garage Yes
Built Before 1978 Yes
Community Features Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
County Cook
Detached Type 3 Stories, Coach House
Directions Sheridan Road to Kenilworth Avenue; West on Kenilworth Avenue to Essex Road; South to home
District Elementary School 38
District High School 203
District Middle/Junior School 38
Electric 400 Amp Service or Greater
Elementary School The Joseph Sears School
Exposure E (East)
Exterior Features Deck, Patio, Porch, Pool In-Ground, Fire Pit
Financing Options Conventional
Full Baths 6
Garage Spaces 3
General Information Commuter Bus, Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Half Baths 2
High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Interior Features Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Pool Indoors
Middle/Junior School The Joseph Sears School
New Construction No
North 14
Other Structures Gazebo
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Rehab Yes
Roof Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer Sewer-Public
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 63716.61
Waterfront No
Year Built 1896

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Additional Rooms 7th Bdrm
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 10 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 10 Name Foyer
Addtl Room 4 Name Other
Addtl Room 4 Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Addtl Room 5 Name Recreation Rm
Addtl Room 5 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 6 Name Sitting
Addtl Room 7 Flooring Other
Addtl Room 7 Name Exercise Rm
Addtl Room 8 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 8 Name Theater Rm
Addtl Room 8 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 9 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 9 Name Library
Air Conditioning Central Air
Attic Finished
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 17X17
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 17X17
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 11X16
Corporate Limits Kenilworth
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 16X22
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Family Room Dimensions 17X23
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Gas Logs
Fireplace Locations Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 4
Heater Fuel Type Radiant
Kitchen Appliances Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Bar, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Kitchen Dimensions 26X27
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Closet
Laundry Dimensions 10X16
Laundry Level/Floor Basement
Living Area 10685
Living Room Dimensions 19X38
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 16X17
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Multiple Pin Numbers (y/n) Yes
Other Room 1 Dimensions 10X12
Other Room 10 Dimensions 13X21
Other Room 2 Dimensions 11X21
Other Room 3 Dimensions 11X14
Other Room 4 Dimensions 15X20
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 18X33
Other Room 6 Dimensions 13X16
Other Room 6 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 13X38
Other Room 7 Level 3rd Level
Other Room 8 Dimensions 20X21
Other Room 9 Dimensions 11X13
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, Exercise Room, Foyer, Library, Recreation Room, Sitting Room, Sun/Florida Room, Theatre Room, Other
Street Suffix Road
Total Bathrooms 6.2
Total Rooms 16

Exterior Features

City Kenilworth
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Brick, Circular
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Heated, 7 Foot or more high garage door
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 200 X 175
Lot Features Landscaped Professionally
Lot Size Area .50-.99 Acre
Water Source Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 10X12 2nd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 11X21 3rd Level Hardwood
7th Bdrm 11X14 3rd Level Hardwood
Dining Room 16X22 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Exercise Rm 13X38 3rd Level Other
Family Room 17X23 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 13X21 Main Level Hardwood
Library 11X13 2nd Level Hardwood
Living Room 19X38 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 16X17 2nd Level Hardwood
Other 15X20 Main Level Hardwood
Recreation Rm 18X33 Basement Carpet
Sitting 13X16 2nd Level Hardwood
Theater Rm 20X21 Basement Carpet


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60043

AVG $2.64M
AVG $39,825
AVG 229
Year Built
AVG 1944
AVG 49
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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