611 Abbotsford Road

Kenilworth IL, 60043


$532.67 per sqft



5 Beds

5 Baths

7,500 sqft


Built in 1909

Courtesy of @properties Christie's International Real Estate

BE THE FIRST TO LIVE IN A NEWLY REBUILT CUSTOM HOME BY HIGHGATE BUILDERS IN EAST KENILWORTH ON A DOUBLE LOT. Completely new rebuild of an iconic single-family East Kenilworth home. Complete new floor plan with 7,500 SQFT on a .56-acre double lot & new construction 4-car tandem heated garage w/2 separate 9' wide garage door entrances & 950 sq ft coach house. MAIN HOME includes 5BR/4BA on the same level and an additional half bath on the first level. New Construction COACH HOUSE includes a full kitchen and full bath as part of SFH. Rebuilt basement with new interior drain tile, interior liner, concrete slab, 2 sump pits w/4 pumps including backup. Basement includes 575 sq ft finished room and 1100 sq ft mechanical room w/ample room for storage. Finished 1650 sq ft attic level for playroom, kid's TV room, office space, an additional BR, and/or theatre. HUGE outdoor patio with access from great room, mudroom & dining room, & herringbone pavers for driveway and walkways. 8" wide, select-grade white oak flooring throughout the main floor & BR floor. Separate mudroom entrance w/built ins, laundry room on the BR floor includes a sink, built-ins, and 2LG washtowers. All closets are built out to be a true "turn-key" home. KITCHEN includes custom cabinetry by MG Custom w/premium grade finish, soft close drawers, & cabinets with brass knurled pulls by Emtek. 48" Subzero integrated side-by-side fridge/freezer, 48" Wolf NG cooktop w/6 burners & griddle, double over/under 30" Wolf Professional Series in-wall ovens, Wolf microwave drawer & 2 Bosch Silence Plus dishwashers. COFFEE & WETBAR includes Miele plumbed built-in coffee system, 24" Sub-Zero undercounter beverage fridge, 84" full-height Sub-Zero Wine Storage, Black Kohler sink with Newport Brass faucet. Main kitchen includes 32" single bowl white Kohler sink with Newport Brass faucet & 2.5" thick Vicostone quartz counters. Full-slab Vicostone quartz backsplash with undermount lighting & two glass globe pendants above island by RH Modern. MASTER SUITE includes two separate WICs with soft close drawers & integrated lighting in the larger, 175 square foot primary closet. Extra-wide, custom floating double vanity with soft close drawers and 2.5" thick Vicostone quartz counters finished with a mitered edge, 68" Acrylic Double Ended Freestanding Tub by Maidstone, filled by a matte black floor mount tub filler by Artos, and custom marble accent wall, 7' wide shower with two separate matte black shower heads, Thassos marble walls, and shower flooring in an herringbone pattern. NEW CONSTRUCTION includes new interior framing and structural steel to support the open floorplan, elimination of 2 former staircases and building 1 custom staircase, as well as new joists and subfloors to level and strengthen all flooring (NO CREAKING!). All new Marvin double pane, insulated windows, and exterior French doors, all new Boral TruExterior Dutch-Lap siding, and Azek architectural trim were selected to closely resemble the previous siding and columns on the home, as well as full Tyvek home-wrap underlayment. New roof including full ice and water shield and black architectural shingles. All new 1-3/4" thick interior 1-panel shaker style doors, baseboard and trim, and matte black levers and hardware. R-38 Closed cell spray foam insulation on exterior walls, as well as R-19 fiberglass insulation between floors and all interior walls to minimize sound travel between floors and rooms. All new electric, plumbing, gas lines, and HVAC throughout the home and coach house, including new 400-amp electric service. Whole home generator by Generac, New HVAC Forced Air System including three Carrier furnaces and three A/C units, Honeywell whole-home humidifiers, and Aprilaire 8100 ERV's. Lutron LED dimmable lighting with round 4" trims. Smart, programable Nest thermostats w/ 5 separate climate zones. New sod, landscaping, & hardscaping, including built-in irrigation & landscape lighting. This is truly one-of-kind home!



June 7, 2024


June 8, 2024



611 Abbotsford Road
Kenilworth IL, 60043

Interior Features



Total Bathrooms


Full Bathrooms


Half Bathrooms


Interior Features

Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)


Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator

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Fireplace Description

Gas Starter



Cooling Description

Central Air



Heating Description

Natural Gas

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

0.56 Acres

Exterior Features

Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens

Lot Features

Corner Lot




Public Sewer

School Information

School District


High School

New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi

Elementary School

The Joseph Sears School

Other Property Details

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Tax Frequency


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Garage Spaces


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New Trier

Water Source

Lake Michigan



Buyer Agency Compensation

2.25% ON 1ST MIL,1.75%ON 2ND MIL,1.25%ON 3RD MIL, .75% ON BALANCE - $495

Courtesy of @properties Christie's International Real Estate, Mary Grant,
Listing Contact: 847-881-0200 

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