208 E 8th Street, Hinsdale, IL
Sophisticated and elegant, this bespoke Southeast Hinsdale estate, on over an acre of land, provides a lifestyle of world class refinement. The awe inspired stucco, limestone and stone exterior effuses superior curb appeal designed to perfection. The circular driveway, with a heated entry, leads to the entrance with gorgeous landscaping at every turn reminiscent of a French manor. Step into splendor! A grand staircase, couture designer lighting, hardwood floors, an elevator servicing all four levels, soaring ceiling heights, in-law arrangement, slate roof and radiant heated floors are just a few of the amenities this home has to offer. Entertain your guests in the grand living room with inlaid floors, a custom fireplace and beautiful millwork which add aesthetic excitement. Pure elegance describes the expansive dining room with an architecturally detailed ceiling, wainscoting, and a crystal chandelier, perfect for hosting many years of genial gatherings. The gourmet kitchen comes to life with custom cabinetry, professional grade Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, stone countertops, shiplap paneling dressing the ceiling, a large island with breakfast bar and a sun filled breakfast room with a wall of windows overlooking the spectacular yard with vistas of the shimmering pool and cabana. A welcome addition are the dual offices which adorn this home. The richly paneled office is simply breathtaking and features a dramatic coffered ceiling, crystal chandelier, embellished hardwood floors, a fireplace, custom built- in's and French doors to the inviting sunroom. The light and airy office with built-in desk, custom cabinetry, a lovely chandelier and large windows bringing the outdoors in make working at home a pure pleasure. An extravagant master bedroom suite with soaring ceilings and a fireplace will take your breath away. The spa-like master bath has a free-standing tub, separate shower, and beveled edge leaded glass windows which creates a harmonious environment for ultimate relaxation. Four additional en-suite bedrooms including an in-law suite right off the elevator and an art studio complete the 2nd level. The 3rd level consists of an adorable bedroom and full bath as well as an amazing attic storage room. The lower level is equipped with a private wine cellar, pub style bar, exercise room, game room, rec room with handsome stone fireplace, bedroom seven, full bath and powder room. The fine art of living continues in your private backyard oasis with a resort style pool with hot tub, large stone patio, outdoor fireplace, veranda, finely manicured lawn and perennials bursting in an assortment of vibrant colors. This estate is one of the most magnificent offerings in town.
Courtesy of Dawn McKenna