1301 Chestnut Avenue Wilmette, IL
$ 2,599,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10598564
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityWilmette
  • AreaWilmette
  • NeighborhoodThe Belvedere
  • Zip60091
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built2008
  • Taxes64015
  • Price$ 2,599,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage8987
  • Lot Size0.4 Acres
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Property Description

Lush deep lot just steps from Lake Michigan! Located on on the most sought after street in east Wilmette with easy access to town, lake, train & schools - enjoy the best of both worlds with Wilmette's amenities & Kenilworth's top-rated K-8 school district and New Trier High School. This exceptional home on a double lot (with room for a pool if desired!) offers refined, high-end finishes on four fabulous levels of living geared towards today's desire for casual elegance, easy living & effortless entertaining. Enjoy oversized windows, French doors to both the front terrace and back patio with fireplace, interior stone fireplaces, a beautiful wood-paneled first floor library, gorgeous kitchen which opens to family room and back yard plus formal living and dining rooms. The second floor features five large bedrooms, four full baths including an amazing master suite with fireplace, luxurious his & her separate baths & dressing areas - all overlooking the expansive & private south yard with tranquil patio and fireplace. Private 3rd floor retreat includes office, bedroom/bonus room & bath. Fantastic lower level with entertaining kitchen, playroom, game area, theater, gym, guest suite & storage. Fabulous, exquisitely designed home ....turn-key ready for you!

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
1/13/2020 Listed $2,799,000
1/29/2020 4% - $2,699,000
6/8/2020 4% - $2,599,000

General Features

Age 11-15 Years
Architectural Style Colonial
Assessment Includes None
Basement Full
Built Before 1978 No
Community Features Pond/Lake, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
County Cook
Detached Type 3 Stories
District Elementary School 38
District High School 203
District Middle/Junior School 38
Elementary School The Joseph Sears School
Exposure N (North), E (East)
General Information Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Middle/Junior School The Joseph Sears School
New Construction No
North 14
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Rehab Yes
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 64015.87
Waterfront No
Year Built 2008

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
4th Bedroom Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Additional Rooms Playroom
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 10 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 10 Name Recreation Rm
Addtl Room 4 Name Foyer
Addtl Room 4 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 5 Name Office
Addtl Room 5 Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Addtl Room 6 Name Theater Rm
Addtl Room 7 Flooring Ceramic Tile
Addtl Room 7 Name Breakfast Rm
Addtl Room 8 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 8 Name Exercise Rm
Addtl Room 8 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 9 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 9 Name Game Rm
Air Conditioning Central Air, Zoned
Attic Finished
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 14X12
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 14X12
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 14X12
Bedrooms (below Grade) 1
Corporate Limits Wilmette
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 14X17
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Equipment Sump Pump
Family Room Dimensions 20X19
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Gas Logs, Gas Starter
Fireplace Locations Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Basement
Fireplaces 4
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Heater Fuel Type Forced Air, Radiant, Zoned
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Dry, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, In-Law Arrangement, 2nd Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
Kitchen Appliances Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Bar, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Range Hood
Kitchen Dimensions 15X14
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Walk-in
Laundry Dimensions 12X9
Laundry Features In Unit, Sink
Laundry Level/Floor 2nd Level
Living Area 8987
Living Room Dimensions 14X17
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 19X20
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 18X12
Other Room 10 Dimensions 24X18
Other Room 2 Dimensions 13X17
Other Room 3 Dimensions 15X15
Other Room 4 Dimensions 14X15
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 16X14
Other Room 6 Dimensions 14X21
Other Room 6 Level Basement
Other Room 7 Dimensions 18X10
Other Room 7 Level Main Level
Other Room 8 Dimensions 14X14
Other Room 9 Dimensions 18X44
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, Play Room, Foyer, Office, Theatre Room, Breakfast Room, Exercise Room, Game Room, Recreation Room
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Bathrooms 5.2
Total Rooms 17

Exterior Features

City Wilmette
Acreage .404
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Asphalt
Exterior Features Porch, Brick Paver Patio, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Heated, 7 Foot or more high garage door
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 100X182
Lot Features Corner
Lot Size Area .25-.49 Acre
Roof Other
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 18X12 2nd Level Carpet
6th Bdrm 13X17 Basement Carpet
Breakfast Rm 18X10 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Dining Room 14X17 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Exercise Rm 14X14 Basement Carpet
Family Room 20X19 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 14X15 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Game Rm 18X44 Basement Carpet
Living Room 14X17 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 19X20 2nd Level Hardwood
Office 16X14 Main Level Hardwood
Playroom 15X15 3rd Level Carpet
Recreation Rm 24X18 Basement Carpet
Theater Rm 14X21 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 60091

AVG $960K
AVG $17,959
AVG 32
Year Built
AVG 1955
AVG 54
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