2144 Thornwood Avenue, Wilmette, IL 60091 (MLS # 10816451)
Price $929,900
Status Active
Beds 5
Baths 5 Baths
Home size 3,941 sqft
Lot Size 6,099 sqft
Days on Market 39
Enlarged Center-Entry Colonial (approx 3941 sqft) with 5 bedrooms & 3 full baths on second level (4.1 in total) on one of Kenilworth Garden's leafiest & nicest blocks. Expanded to its current size in the early 2000's and updated in 2020. All hardwood floors refinished to modern, natural finish.The sun drenched Kitchen/Great-Room features vaulted ceilings, huge skylights, walls of windows opening to fenced back yard and bricked patio with year 'round, natural-gas-fired grill. The ceramic floor in the Great Room has a hot-water radiant system so the room is toasty warm all winter. Kitchen features include Sub-Zero fridge, White-finished Oak extra-deep cabinets, Double Oven, two large pantries and numerous small appliance "garages" to keep your counters clean. Primary Bedroom features newly gutted en-suite bath featuring matte-finished honed marble floors, Grohe faucets & hardware. Primary Bedroom & bath wired for sound and home theater. Good sized 2nd, 3rd and 4th bedrooms. 5th bedroom is 23' 7" x 10' and is perfect as a shared bedroom or playroom or as currently used as a double-desked home office. The two other full baths on the 2nd floor received new floors, lighting, vanities & plumbing fixtures in 2020. Also on the 2nd floor is a large laundry room with expansive storage and closet hanging space. Nicely finished basement features wide plank porcelain tile, a full bath and a huge 25'9" x 12'x9" separate storage area with room for an add'l laundry if desired. This suburban oasis of a home is wired for sound on the entire first floor, master bedroom & bath & Patio. Location is in Wilmette's quietest neighborhood with a 2 block walk to Harper Elementary, w/crossing guard on corner and 1 block to Thornwood Park & tennis courts. Additionally, just a short walk to Kenilworth METRA train to city, Bike to beach & Skokie Lagoons. This rarely available jumbo colonial has twelve new windows (2019), recent tear-off roof (2016), remote controlled gas-log fireplace and is super energy efficient w/all LED lights & extra attic insulation. Neighborhood is uniquely friendly & welcoming! If you need space and quiet - this just might be the place!
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 9/8/2020 Tract Kenilworth Gardens
Year Built 1938 Community Wilmette
Garage Spaces 1.0 County Cook


Elementary School Harper Elementary School
Jr. High School Wilmette Junior High School
High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi

Price History

Prior to Sep 8, '20 $949,900
Sep 8, '20 - Today $929,900

Additional Details

AIR Central Air, Space Pac
APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer
AREA Wilmette
CONSTRUCTION Aluminum Siding, Brick
GARAGE Attached, Yes
HEAT Forced Air, Natural Gas
INTERIOR 2nd Floor Laundry, Hardwood Floors, Skylight(s), Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
LOT 6098 sq ft
SEWER Public Sewer
STYLE Colonial
SUBDIVISION Kenilworth Gardens
TAXES 19288
WATER Public

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