221 Essex Road
Kenilworth IL, 60043
$423.02 per sqft
Built in 1935
Courtesy of Compass
Beautiful brick Colonial situated on an exceptionally large, professionally landscaped, sun-filled lot in the heart of East Kenilworth, a few short blocks to Lake Michigan. This 6 BR/5.2 BA/4-car garage home has been meticulously renovated and maintained from top to bottom to be "better than new" combining original architectural elements with all the features of a new construction home. Superb floor plan features gracious reception hall with handsome staircase, stunning and spacious formal rooms with custom wet bar/pantry and crisp white kitchen with custom cabinetry, high end appliances, large center island with fresh quartz countertops and breakfast room with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the professionally landscaped yard and patio. This well-planned kitchen is the perfect gathering spot for family and friends and opens seamlessly into the family room with wood-burning fireplace, high ceilings and custom built-ins. There is a private wood-paneled office with built-in bookcases, coffered ceiling, and French doors leading to the bluestone patio. Upstairs, there are five bedrooms and four bathrooms on the second floor, including a sunny and bright primary suite with amazing walk-in closet and a serene spa-like bath plus a convenient 2nd floor laundry with incredible linen storage! The third floor has two additional bedrooms/offices and full bath, as well as a playroom/sitting area, perfect for family, guests or working from home. Each bedroom is sunny and bright with excellent closet space. The lower level includes a recreation room, dug out billiard room and exercise space plus a bathroom. Two-car attached garage and two-car detached garage with tons of storage can be accessed though the outstanding, oversized mudroom with cubbies, an island with shoe shelves, and additional laundry. Ideally located just a short walk to the Joseph Sears School, New Trier, Kenilworth beach, Plaza Del Lago, parks and the Metra.
October 17, 2022
February 16, 2024
221 Essex Road
Kenilworth IL, 60043
Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, Second Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Coffered Ceiling(s), Open Floorplan, Separate Dining Room
Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Disposal, Range Hood
Multiple Locations, Sink
Patio, Roof Deck, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
The Joseph Sears School
Other Property Details
Days on Market
Buyer Agency Compensation
2.25% 1ST MIL, 1.75% 2ND MIL, 1.25% 3RD MIL, .75% ON BAL - $395
Courtesy of Compass, April Callahan,
Listing Contact: 847-446-9600
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