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514 E Scranton Avenue

Lake Bluff, IL, 60044


$505 per ft²
$505 per ft²
 - For Sale
4 Beds
5 Baths
3,264 ft²
Built 1900
Located on an extra wide lot, this architect designed farmhouse is an easy walk to the beach (2 blocks), town, train & library! Enjoy small town living and watch the 4th of July festivities from your front porch! Stop by the local brewery or grab a bite to eat at one of the great local restaurants -all within a short walk. Visit with your neighbors , walk to the park and let your kids play... it's all here in coveted east Lake Bluff! Impressive 10 foot plus ceilings, multiple piece moldings, hardwood floors and classic charm are the hallmarks of this beautiful home. Completely remodeled and renovated down to the studs in 2004 with new windows, floors, electrical & plumbing- this home is rock solid and built to last!. There's a welcoming front porch that is perfect for entertaining & enjoying views of the front yard. The living room has south facing windows, two large built-in bookcases and a fireplace. The dining room is spacious and can accommodate large gatherings. The kitchen has reclaimed barn wood ceilings that go from the kitchen to the family room with beautiful site lines connecting the space. The farm style sink, walk in pantry, large island with Subzero refrigerator drawers, Subzero double refrigerators with freezer drawers, Five star commercial grade six burner cooktop with double ovens , soup/pasta pot filler offer convenience and efficiency. A charming built-in china cabinet adorns the eating area with beautiful views of the deck and side yard beyond. The adjacent family room offers an open concept floor plan , a handsome stone wood burning fireplace, hardwood floors, a planning desk. The first floor laundry /mudroom is conveniently located next to the kitchen. Out back we have a spa and natural gas generator. Upstairs, there are four bedrooms and three full baths, and a linen storage area that could easily become an upstairs laundry room. The primary suite offers a spacious bedroom, private sundeck, a walk-in closet, and a luxurious bath with separate shower and tub. The three other bedrooms offer generous organized closets and hardwood floors. The basement offers a recreation room with fireplace, built-in bookcases , storage and full bathroom. The garage space is ample and the seller will leave a car rack/storage unit which can accommodate a third car. The large professionally landscaped yard is a rarity in east Lake Bluff and offers privacy and play space - perfect for the whole family. Floor plan, list of improvements/features and survey in addition information. If you yearn for your "forever" home, this is the one for you!

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Total Bedrooms
Full Bathrooms
Half Bathrooms
Interior Features
Hot Tub, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Ceiling - 10 Foot, Open Floorplan, Special Millwork
Laundry Description
Gas Dryer Hookup, Electric Dryer Hookup, Sink
Central Air, Zoned
Natural Gas

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
0.27 acres lot
Exterior Features
Balcony, Deck, Porch, Hot Tub, Roof Deck, Storms/Screens
Architectural Style
Lot Details
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
High School
Lake Forest High School
Middle/Jr High
Lake Bluff Middle School
Elementary School
Lake Bluff Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name
Lake Bluff
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
HOA Amenities
Park, Pool, Tennis Court(s), Lake, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Garage Spaces
Water Source
Lake Michigan


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