• 4 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • -- sq ft
  • 22,651 lot
  • $5,500,000
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Exquisite beyond compare.This Belgian Farmhouse is an understated masterpiece of design for the most discriminating buyer in a magnificent setting nestled at the end of a private lane close to Lake Michigan and steps to the energy of town and train. This exceptional 2018 home is surrounded by graceful harmony of boxwood gardens overlooking the peaceful Ravine road as it meanders into the distance.An extraordinary collaboration including the finest team of architects, designers & landscape masters guided carefully by the owner's expert hand and unparalleled sense of style has created what the owner refers to as " a simple Belgian Farmhouse." That masterfully crafted "simple" house has be lauded internationally and locally by so many for its design: the AIA named it #1 residential design in Illinois, while on the international scene, spectacular kitchen was voted # 2 kitchen in the world by Sub zero. Published frequently in print and across design blogs. The kitchen was an artful collaboration by the owner and Mick DeGiulio. Bright and airy, it is the perfect intersection of beautiful finishes and bespoke materials. Absolutely extraordinary for the serious chef. Gorgeous vistas from every room. The gravel courtyard welcomes you to the stylized gallery foyer - also used extensively for entertaining. The heart of the home is the expansive family room / dining area / extraordinary kitchen all symbiotic with the outside through walls of windows.The outdoor patio "room" transitions the peaceful home life to the outdoors enjoys panoramic vistas of the boxwood garden and the treetops beyond. A private office is gifted with incredible views. A breathtaking primary first floor suite with private garden and artistically designed closets and his and her DeGiulio master bath. Upstairs are family bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms & a comfy gathering room. The 3rd floor includes a cozy meditation space. The lower level with soaring ceilings provides a fabulous rec room with bar, a sophisticated media room & fully equipped spa: exercise, massage treatment room, infrared sauna & luxurious jetted shower & more! The landscape is as much of the ambiance with artfully designed boxwoods, specimen trees and multiple textures of hardscape. It is not just a retreat that will leave you breathless with the enchantment of its surroundings, but it creates the purest sense of home. Seemingly effortless simplicity combined with best in international design envelop you in a comfortable beauty. This special home is a pathway to the ultimate-discovered through the union of beauty, mind and soul.
MLS #10783503Days on Market50
Last Updated8/26/2020Year Built2018
CommunityWinnetkaGarage Spaces4
CountyCookTotal Parking4
StatusSoldProperty Type(s)Detached Single

Additional Features & Details

2nd Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
2nd Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
4th Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
4th Bedroom Level
  • 2nd Level
Additional Rooms
  • Exercise Room
  • Foyer
  • Media Room
  • Office
  • Play Room
  • Recreation Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Study
Additional Sales Information
  • None
Addtl Room 1 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 1 Level
  • 2nd Level
Addtl Room 1 Name
  • Sitting
Addtl Room 10 Level
  • Not Applicable
Addtl Room 2 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 2 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 2 Name
  • Office
Addtl Room 3 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 3 Level
  • Main Level
Addtl Room 3 Name
  • Foyer
Addtl Room 4 Flooring
  • Other
Addtl Room 4 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 4 Name
  • Recreation Rm
Addtl Room 5 Flooring
  • Other
Addtl Room 5 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 5 Name
  • Playroom
Addtl Room 6 Flooring
  • Other
Addtl Room 6 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 6 Name
  • Exercise Rm
Addtl Room 7 Flooring
  • Carpet
Addtl Room 7 Level
  • Basement
Addtl Room 7 Name
  • Media Rm
Addtl Room 8 Flooring
  • Hardwood
Addtl Room 8 Level
  • 3rd Level
Addtl Room 8 Name
  • Study
Addtl Room 9 Level
  • Not Applicable
  • 1-5 Years
Air Conditioning
  • Central Air
  • Zoned
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • High End Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven/Range
  • Washer
Aprox. Total Finished Sq Ft
  • 0
Are any property photos virtually staged?
  • No
Area Amenities
  • Gated Entry
Assessment Includes
  • Snow Removal
Basement (Y/N)
  • Full
  • Finished
Basement Bathrooms (Y/N)
  • Yes
Bath Amenities
  • Bidet
  • European Shower
  • Full Body Spray Shower
  • Separate Shower
  • Soaking Tub
Built Before 1978 (Y/N)
  • No
Dining Room
  • Separate
Dining Room Flooring
  • Hardwood
Dining Room Level
  • Main Level
Disability Access and/or Equipped
  • No
  • Gravel
  • Heated
  • 400 Amp Service or Greater
Exterior Building Type
  • Brick
Exterior Property Features
  • Deck
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch
Family Room Flooring
  • Hardwood
Family Room Level
  • Main Level
Finance Code
  • Conventional
Fireplace Location
  • Basement
  • Family Room
  • Other
Fireplace Type/Details
  • Gas Logs
  • Gas Starter
  • Concrete
  • Annual
Garage On-Site
  • Yes
Garage Ownership
  • Owned
Garage Type
  • Detached
  • Detached2
  • Forced Air
  • Gas
  • Zoned
Interior Property Features
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • 1st Floor Full Bath
  • 1st Floor Laundry
  • 2nd Floor Laundry
  • Bar-Dry
  • Bar-Wet
  • Built-in Features
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Heated Floors
  • Sauna/Steam Room
  • Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
Kitchen Flooring
  • Hardwood
Kitchen Level
  • Main Level
Kitchen Type
  • Eating Area-Breakfast Bar
  • Island
Laundry Level
  • Basement
Listing Type
  • Exclusive Right To Sell
Living Room Flooring
  • Hardwood
Living Room Level
  • Main Level
Lot Description
  • Fenced Yard
  • Landscaped Professionally
Lot Dimensions
  • 408.5X11.1X201.8X98.4X161.9X129.9X11.3
Managing Broker (Y/N)
  • No
Master Bedroom Bath (Y/N)
  • Full
Master Bedroom Flooring
  • Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level
  • Main Level
Offered for Sale or Rent
  • No
Other Information
  • None
Parcel Identification Number
  • 05172000560000
Parking Type
  • Garage
Property Type
  • Detached Single
Rebuilt (Y/N)
  • No
Recent Rehab (Y/N)
  • No
Roof Type
  • Metal
  • Wood Shakes/Shingles
Seller Concessions
  • No
  • Sewer-Public
Short Sale
  • Not Applicable
Special Assessments
  • N
Square Feet Source
  • Not Reported
  • Closed
Style Of House
  • Farmhouse
Tax Exemptions
  • Homeowner
Tax Year
  • 2019
Total Sq Ft
  • 0
Type of House
  • 3 Stories
  • Lake Michigan
Waterfront (Y/N)
  • No

Walk Score for: 887 Private Road, Winnetka, IL

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