744 Prospect Avenue Winnetka, IL
$ 2,649,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11080484
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityWinnetka
  • AreaWinnetka
  • NeighborhoodThe Belvedere
  • Zip60093
  • StyleGeorgian
  • Year Built1918
  • Taxes$ 43646
  • Price$ 2,649,900
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6820
  • Lot Size0.48 Acres
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Data Source:
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Property Description

The essence of Winnetka is beautifully captured within this timeless, stately brick Georgian, located in the best East Winnetka "nook" with winding roads and lake breezes. Majestic in its own right with a curved custom carved rotunda centers the elegance throughout 3 floors of captivating living spaces full of character. Gracious corner lot with mature privacy landscaping with pool & bonus 1 bed coach house over the 3 car garage. Sweeping reception hall with a grand staircase, finely carved moldings & custom swing French doors allow southern exposure light to shine on lush grounds. Light filled sun/family room with custom builtins, stunning arched floor to ceilings windows, and French doors create a unique space. Stately French glass doors open to the oversized living room with a prominent fireplace surrounded by custom bookshelves, and alcove window allowing light to flow in seamlessly. Graceful formal dining room w/ detailed wainscoting and stunning windows opens to the DeGiulio chef's kitchen highlighted with maple praline cabinetry, large island w/ breakfast bar seating, top of the line appliances, and separate sunny breakfast area. Step out French doors to a wrap around patio overlooking the pool. Spacious mudroom with custom cabinetry and powder room finish off this level. Wide prominent staircase to the 2nd level with a stunning primary suite w/ a beautifully built-out walkthrough closet & dressing room surrounded by mirrored closets, and dual separate white marble baths. The primary bedroom mirrors the beautiful sunroom windows as it is located in the rotunda, creating a sunny relaxing private oasis. 2 additional family bedrooms to the other side of the second level share jack and jill bath. Fully finished 3rd level has 2 additional bedrooms w/ full bath, and recreation room. Unfinished LL with great storage, laundry could be built out for play/game room. Three car garage w updated coach house makes perfect guest quarters w/ living room, bedroom, bath and kitchenette. Exceptionally landscaped half-acre grounds with mature trees, gardens, gazebo and tiered entertaining patio leading down to the in-ground pool & hot tub. A true family home as this beauty could never be built today as the vintage details are impeccably blend with the modern features ideal for today's living Unmatched in quality, location and architecture and a home that represents original Winnetka beauty.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Greeley Elementary School Carleton W Washburne School Middle School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Price History
5/7/2021 Listed $2,735,000
6/8/2021 4% - $2,649,900

General Features

Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Range Hood, Front Controls on Range/Cooktop
Architectural Style Georgian
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
Community Features Park, Pool, Curbs
Cooling Central Air
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Greeley Elementary School
Elementary School District 36
Exterior Features Balcony, Hot Tub, Roof Deck, Brick Paver Patio, Pool In-Ground
Garage Spaces 3
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Steam, Radiators
High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
High School District 203
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Bookcases, Historic/Period Mlwk, Some Wood Floors, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room
Middle/Junior High School Carleton W Washburne School
Middle/Junior School District 36
New Construction No
Other Structures Gazebo, Pool House, Second Residence
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Slate
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 43646
Total Rooms 12
Township New Trier

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Double Sink, Double Shower
Bedroomspossible 6
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space, Galley, Island, Custom Cabinetry, Granite Counters, Pantry, Updated Kitchen
Laundry Features Laundry Closet, Multiple Locations
Room Type Bedroom 5, Eating Area, Recreation Room, Foyer, Walk In Closet, Bedroom 6, Storage, Mud Room
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features Window Treatments, Palladian Windows

Exterior Features

Door Features French Doors, Mirrored Closet Door(s)
Exterior Brick
Foundation Details Brick/Mortar
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 138X150
Lot Features Fenced Yard
Lot Size Acres 0.4752
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 18X21 3rd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 16X12 2nd Level Other
Dining Room 14X18 Main Level Hardwood
Eating Area 13X11 Main Level Porcelain Tile
Family Room 20X18 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 7X9 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 19X26 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 20X19 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 11X8 Main Level
Recreation Rm 24X19 3rd Level Hardwood
Storage 20X17 Basement Other
Walk in Closet 16X15 2nd Level Hardwood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60093

AVG $2.13M
AVG $31,015
AVG 77
Year Built
AVG 1967
AVG 41
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