• 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 3,461 sq ft
  • 8,999 lot
  • $1,275,000
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For the discriminating buyer who appreciates top quality and craftsmanship, this masterfully restored home, gutted to the exterior walls, has been rebuilt with meticulous detail - better than new construction! Originally built by renowned architect George Maher for his mother in the late 1890's; recently restored for today's modern lifestyle with timeless decor. The three-season front sunroom welcomes you to an expansive foyer with wide staircase, cozy office nook and powder room. The hub of the home is a wide open kitchen, created with high-end appliances (Wolf stove/SubZero fridge, Viking convection/microwave) custom cabinetry with lighting, a walk-in pantry/mud room; open eat-in area featuring an enormous island with seating for at least six! This area flows into the dining and family rooms, an exterior deck, elegant living room with rebuilt gas fireplace; 11' ceilings throughout; stereo speakers in most rooms including sunroom and backyard. High ticket rehab updates include creation of 2nd floor laundry room, 99% window replacement, drywall/trim, piping, 3-piece moldings; new wiring/250 amp electric, zoned Space-pac A/C, new mechanicals and plumbing, high efficiency boiler, whole house humidifier, rebuilt fireplaces/chimney, all exterior walls insulated, asbestos removal and so much more! The sunny family room open to eat-in area has extensive windows with views of the meticulously landscaped yard with exotic perennials, and a built-in outdoor grill at the garage. The spacious master suite features rebuilt gas lot fireplace, ensuite master bath with Japanese soaking tub, steam shower, heated floor, walk-in closet. Convenient second floor laundry room with window and great working space. Bedroom #2 features skylights, beams, vaulted ceiling, and a fun loft. The third floor is its own private getaway with the 4th bedroom and its own full bath, plus treetop views of the neighborhood, and a bonus cedar walk-in closet. The basement recreation room, also with new windows looking out on to the back yard and a new half bath. Enjoy wine tastings in the custom built temperature controlled wine room! And don't miss the expansive workroom, ideal for any sized project. Located on a lovely, prime street in EAST Wilmette so very close to Gillson Park/Beach and dog beach; blocks from both CTA EL train and Metra train stations, Central School, St. Francis School, downtown Wilmette. An enchanting house filled with charm and high quality detail - make it your forever home!
MLS #10634432Days on Market9
Last Updated2/18/2020TractEast Wilmette
CommunityWilmetteGarage Spaces2
CountyCookTotal Parking6
StatusActiveProperty Type(s)Detached Single

Additional Features & Details

2nd Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
2nd Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Blinds
3rd Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Curtains/Drapes
4th Bedroom Flooring
  • Carpet
4th Bedroom Level
  • 3rd Level
4th Bedroom Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Shades
Additional Rooms
  • Attic
  • Foyer
  • Office
  • Other
  • Recreation Room
  • Sun/Florida Room Heated
  • Workroom
Additional Sales Information
  • None
Addtl Room 1 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 1 Name
  • Work Rm
Addtl Room 10 Level
  • Not Applicable
Addtl Room 2 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 2 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 2 Name
  • Foyer
Addtl Room 2 Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • None
Addtl Room 3 Flooring
  • Stone
Addtl Room 3 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 3 Name
  • Sun/Florida Room Heated
Addtl Room 3 Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • None
Addtl Room 4 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 4 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 4 Name
  • Office
Addtl Room 4 Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • None
Addtl Room 5 Flooring
  • Carpet
Addtl Room 5 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 5 Name
  • Recreation Rm
Addtl Room 5 Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • None
Addtl Room 6 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 6 Name
  • Other
Addtl Room 7 Level
  • 3rd Level
Addtl Room 7 Name
  • Attic
Addtl Room 8 Level
  • Not Applicable
Addtl Room 9 Level
  • Not Applicable
Age
  • 100+ Years
Air Conditioning
  • Central Air
  • Space Pac
Appliances
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Oven/Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer
Aprox. Total Finished Sq Ft
  • 0
Are any property photos virtually staged?
  • No
Area Amenities
  • Sidewalks
  • Street Lights
  • Street Paved
Assessment Includes
  • None
Attic
  • Unfinished
Basement (Y/N)
  • Full
Basement
  • Partially Finished
Basement Bathrooms (Y/N)
  • Yes
Bath Amenities
  • Double Sink
  • Soaking Tub
  • Steam Shower
  • Whirlpool
Built Before 1978 (Y/N)
  • Yes
Dining Room
  • Separate
Dining Room Flooring
  • Hardwood
Dining Room Level
  • Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Curtains/Drapes
Disability Access and/or Equipped
  • No
Driveway
  • Concrete
Electricity
  • 200+ Amp Service
Equipment
  • Ceiling Fan
  • CO Detectors
  • Humidifier
  • Intercom
  • Sump Pump
Exposure
  • S (South)
Exterior Building Type
  • Stucco
Exterior Property Features
  • Brick Paver Patio
  • Deck
  • Outdoor Grill
Family Room Flooring
  • Hardwood
Family Room Level
  • Main Level
Family Room Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Shades
Fireplace Location
  • Living Room
  • Master Bedroom
Fireplace Type/Details
  • Gas Logs
  • Gas Starter
Foundation
  • Brick
Frequency
  • Not Applicable
Garage On-Site
  • Yes
Garage Ownership
  • Owned
Garage Type
  • Detached
  • Detached2
Heat/Fuel
  • Gas
  • Hot Water/Steam
  • Zoned
Interior Property Features
  • 2nd Floor Laundry
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Heated Floors
  • Skylight(s)
  • Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
Is Parking Included in Price
  • Yes
Kitchen Flooring
  • Hardwood
Kitchen Level
  • Main Level
Kitchen Type
  • Island
  • Pantry-Walk-in
Kitchen Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Curtains/Drapes
Laundry Level
  • 2nd Level
Listing Type
  • Exclusive Right To Sell
Living Room Flooring
  • Hardwood
Living Room Level
  • Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Curtains/Drapes
Lot Description
  • Corner
Lot Dimensions
  • 60X150
Managing Broker (Y/N)
  • No
Master Association Fee
  • No
Master Bedroom Bath (Y/N)
  • Full
Master Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
Master Bedroom Window Treatments (Y/N)
  • Plantation Shutters
Offered for Sale or Rent
  • No
Other Information
  • Commuter Bus
  • Commuter Train
  • School Bus Service
Parcel Identification Number
  • 05342040130000
Parking
  • Driveway
Parking On-Site
  • Yes
Parking Ownership
  • Owned
Parking Type
  • Garage
  • Space/s
Property Type
  • Detached Single
Rebuilt (Y/N)
  • No
Recent Rehab (Y/N)
  • Yes
Roof Type
  • Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer
  • Sewer-Public
Special Assessments
  • N
Square Feet Source
  • Assessor
Status
  • Active
Style Of House
  • American 4-Sq.
Tax Exemptions
  • Homeowner
Tax Year
  • 2018
Total Sq Ft
  • 0
Type of House
  • 3 Stories
Water
  • Lake Michigan
Waterfront (Y/N)
  • No

Walk Score for: 502 Washington Avenue, Wilmette, IL

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