Lake Michigan Colonial with Hackley & Associates-Designed Boat House Sells for $4.5M
SOLD | Built c.1907 | 5,155 Sq. Ft. | 5 Beds | 6 Baths | 0.48 Acres
219 Sheridan Road, Kenilworth, Illinois, United States, 60043
Built in 1907 and sitting on a 0.48 acre lot fronting Lake Michigan, this elegant Colonial has sold for $4.5 million. The residence has been lovingly maintained and upgraded for future generations. An impressive foyer reveals the 5,155 square foot open floor plan with sun-filled, spacious rooms overlooking Lake Michigan. There are four fireplaces, a secret bookcase door, bay windows, a gourmet kitchen with butler’s pantry, formal dining room and living room with three large arched windows. Upstairs there’s a master suite with sitting room opening to a generous deck with spectacular water views, four additional bedrooms and upgraded ensuites. You’ll fall in love with the large, level backyard with easy care perennial borders and bluestone terraces. The lawn is perfect for a game of croquet or for a memorable celebration under a tent. A short walk down the terraced bluff leads to a charming boathouse designed by Hackley & Associates. Property records reveal the lakefront property listed for $7.15 million in 2008 and sold that same year for $6 million. It came back on the market in 2019 for $6.75 million and was reduced to $5.75 million before selling. It had been on the market with Mary Grant of @properties Winnetka.