1229 W Henderson St
This beautiful brick home is perfectly situated on one of Lakeview’s favorite tree-lined blocks on a cul de sac, a short one block stroll to the Southport Corridor, with Margaret Donahue park right behind the house! In addition to its location, this custom built luxury home distinguishes itself with a thoughtful layout ideal for liveability, family engagement and entertaining. You will love all of the superb design details throughout the home, which are elegant and inviting.
A detailed wrought iron and masonry fence leads you to the landscaped front garden and into the home. The gracious entry foyer offers a custom stone floor detail and a large, custom outfitted coat closet. The living room, anchored by a wood-burning fireplace, overlooks the front garden and treetops, and is flooded with natural light. The gracious dining room offers room for spacious seating and buffet and opens into the butler’s pantry, which features natural stone counters, plenty of cabinets, a bar refrigerator, and a hammered nickel sink. The chef-grade kitchen is appointed with luxury appliances, including a stunning Aga oven range with pot filler, Sub-Zero refrigerator, and Bosch dishwasher. There is a large island with seating, a walk-in pantry, sleek stone countertops, and a spacious casual dining area with banquette. The sunken family room adjacent to the kitchen features a gas fireplace with custom shelving and overlooks the beautifully landscaped rear yard with lawn, perennial plantings and a patio. The second floor features 3 spacious bedrooms, two full baths, and a large laundry room offering loads of storage and a utility sink. The fabulous primary suite encompasses the top floor of the home, is flooded with natural light, and offers a spacious bedroom, fireplace, office, private deck, custom organized dressing closet with island, and a large spa-like bath with dual vanities plus dressing table, jetted tub, walk-in steam shower, and linen closet. The lower level offers a spacious recreation room, large entertainment bar, two bedrooms, full and half bathrooms, and a wine room. Additional special features include a roof deck over the garage, radiant heating throughout the home, a snowmelt system, and landscape irrigation. A stunning home in an amazing location!