DOWNERS GROVE, IL – Three lushly landscaped acres provide a picturesque backdrop to this beautiful Naperville mansion. As soon as you walk in through the arched doorway, you will be dazzled by the elegance throughout this home. Limestone tile floors give way to cherry wood accents that give the expansive space an inviting feel.
Sunlight floods in through 14 windows in the family room, including a top floor of windows that reach up to the 6-foot ceiling. An intricately carved fireplace provides the perfect place to snuggle up in winter. Or you can go to your personal library, which is lined with cathedral windows, wooden bookshelves with black doors, and another fireplace.
You’ll find three more fireplaces in this property, including one in the finished basement, which also has a home cinema and gym with a sauna.
Step outside to behold an expansive greenery with gardens, trees and plenty of space to entertain guests.
- Address: 24w141 Hobson Rd, Naperville, IL
- Price: $4800000
- Square foot: 12224
- Bedrooms: 7
- Bathrooms: 8
- Listing Description: Set in three acres of lush grounds and several whimsical gardens, this immaculate estate boasts over 12,000 square feet of living space! Drive up your private entrance leading into a beautiful paving stone driveway with adjacent walkways and gardens. This grand English Tudor estate has many elegant features that took artisans and craftsmen three years to create. You will feel like you are living in a fairy tale as you walk through your cathedral doors and enter your lavish cherry wood foyer with beautiful limestone tile floors. Dine in style under the hand-carved stucco ceiling in the dining room, which is beautifully lit by a wall of artisan-crafted stained glass windows. Work from home in your remarkably appointed library, decked out with cathedral ceilings, custom light fixtures, and built-in closets with large mesh doors. The large, open-plan family room has high 20-foot ceilings and fourteen windows to illuminate this space. Antique six-light chandeliers, a cement fireplace, and grand views from the second-floor balcony make this space truly unique. Antique white oak floors lead you into the kitchen, which has beautiful French hand glazed cabinets and granite worktops. Feel like a professional chef as you cook on your Viking four-burner stove with grill and griddle, oven, fan oven and warming drawer to the Dual Sub-Zero refrigerators with freezer drawers behind the superbly crafted panels that blend seamlessly into this space. The spacious kitchen also features a breakfast room complete with a beautiful limestone fireplace. Between the kitchen and dining room is a true butler’s pantry, complete with an additional Sub-Zero walk-in refrigerator behind a cherry wood paneling wall. The dumbwaiter makes transporting heavy items easily accessible to the lower level of this home. The first floor also features two expansive master suites, making it perfect for in-laws, nanny, or guest house. The lower level of the walkout offers a home cinema, workout room with sauna, temperature controlled wine room, billiard room, interesting passageways, full second kitchen, ample storage space and substantial open space for entertaining. The backyards of this property are truly enchanting. Extensive patios and gardens are the perfect outdoor setting for relaxing and entertaining. Tucked away near the rear of the property, a storage building specially crafted to match the beautiful exterior of this home adds elegance to your outdoor storage needs. Have peace of mind knowing that you have total privacy as the property is fully enclosed with a six meter high wrought iron gate. This grand estate also features a smart home system that allows you to control security, lighting, surround sound and much more with the convenience of the push of a button. Everything you could wish for in a home and more! If you appreciate quality and elegance, this house is perfect for you!
Provided by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
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