June 10, 2021

St. Charles IL Real Estate-4N061 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow



Looking for a PRIVATE prime location that offers mature trees, landscaping and backs to nature with sweeping vistas? This IS IT! Nestled on a cul-de-sac facing Poet's Park (open green space) and backing to bermed treed area, you will enjoy panoramic scenery all year round! From the moment you enter the gracious foyer with overlook above, you will fall in love! Living room boasts custom windows with transoms and crown molding. Dining room has a tray ceiling with crown outlining interior and matching windows to the living room. Gourmet chef's kitchen affords cherry cabinetry, granite, butler's pantry, pantry, tile back splash, Wolfe cook top & microwave (redone 2013) newer refrigerator and dishwasher with breakfast bar and dinette area flows into the vaulted family room with custom stacked windows, brick fireplace and enchanting views! The airy, inviting sun room has doors to patio, custom windows, and is a wonderful place to read a book or sip your morning coffee! Master bedroom has a tray ceiling, walk-in-closet and sitting room--perfect to unwind after a hard day! Vaulted master bath with whirlpool, shower, & dual sinks. 3 BRS (2 with walk-in-closets) share a bath with double sinks and tub/shower. Fabulous finished English basement provides a large recreation room, game room with pool table, BR5 and full bath. Updates: Wrought iron spindles, Refrigerator and dishwasher (2019), Furnace and A/C (2nd floor) 2016, furnace and A/C 2014 (1st floor), Roof 2015, Water heater 2012, Interior painted (2020 and 2017), Exterior painted 2015...The FABULOUS LOCATION combined with the PERFECT three levels of living, will make your life a pleasure everyday (not to mention the in-ground sprinkler system!). Highly rated Bell-Graham Elementary School located in the subdivision. Fox Mill offers outdoor swimming pool, clubhouse, tennis courts, walking trails, open space green areas with gazebos, and manicured landscaping throughout area---walking path to pool without crossing busy streets!

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June 10, 2021

Wayne IL Real Estate-33W461 Brewster Creek


Looking for the PERFECT "Prairie Style" open ranch nestled on 2+ private acres with mature trees, koi pond, gardens, decks, and patio? You will be impressed from the moment you enter the double doors and view the 2-story family room with pillars, soaring floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace, 2-story stacked windows (that afford you magnificent vistas of nature), and gleaming hardwood floors! The chef will love this updated kitchen which is open to the family room and also to the fabulous sun room area with a skylight and all glass windows to appreciate the panoramic landscape. High-end stainless steel appliances (Thermador stove), hardwood, HUGE breakfast bar with granite countertop, sink, and cabinets--wonderful for everyday or great for parties! Dining room windows bring the outside in and you can dine by moonlight! The office with built-in cabinetry, hardwood flooring, and restful scenery while you work, will make working at home a true pleasure! The master bedroom has a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace, hardwood, doors to the deck, walk-in closet, and gorgeous updated bath with whirlpool, walk-in shower with floor-to-ceiling tile and trendy "pebble tile" base, "His "and "Her" vanities and floor-to-ceiling glass block dividers complete this relaxing get-away! Other 2 bedrooms share updated hall bath with dual sinks, tub, and separate shower. The finished basement offers another whole level of living with a full bath, 4th bedroom, massive recreation room with a brick fireplace, bar, and plenty of space for your every activity. The game room and exercise room are an added bonus! But the "piece de resistance," is the incredible grounds that you can enjoy all year around...Koi pond with fish, gardens, decks, patios, outdoor double swing with covered canopy, mature trees, flowers, and perennials combine to provide you with the consummate SANCTUARY to appreciate and relish everyday. Come and walk the gardens, savor the peace, and make this your next home. You will not want to leave! Updates: Kitchen and appliances 2018-2019, Water heaters 2019, Hardwood flooring, Furnaces 2012, Roof 2010, Finished basement and bath, Landscaping, front steps, porch 2017, Driveway2008, Pond, Deck 2019, Patio in back.

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June 2, 2021

St. Charles IL Real Estate-3020 Meadow Drive



Always wanted to live on the river, take your boat for a "spin" at a moment's notice, or relax on your screened porch with 180 degree views of nature, greenery, and water? THIS IS THE HOME FOR YOU! Nestled on over 1.5 acres of riverfront property, this house has your own 150-foot private shoreline waterfront with boat dock and electric boat lift (4000 pounds)), privacy and is close to town! Magnificent panoramic vistas all year around make waking up and sipping coffee while gazing out your windows, a morning pleasure! Open flowing floor plan offers living room with door to wrap-around front porch, dining room, fully updated high-quality kitchen with tons of cabinets, island, stainless steel appliances, hardwood flooring (newer on first floor and stairs to second floor), granite counters, and fabulous eating area with doors to deck with built-in seating. Large family room has brick fireplace, hardwood flooring, and doors to custom built vaulted screen porch with views "to die for!" The vaulted master bedroom suite has 2 walk-in closets and updated luxury bath with a myriad of cabinets, storage, double sinks, whirlpool, and separate shower. The other 3 bedrooms share the hall bath with dual sinks, tub/shower, and linen closet. Walkout basement (with full finished bath) is at full backyard ground level with separate thermostat for heating and air conditioning control and is identical open floor plan as the first floor with double glass insulated French doors to yard and river views. (The heating and air conditioning is controlled by separate thermostats on each floor). There is sizeable patio off the walkout basement and access to the 4th garage (which can be used for boat storage, collector car, etc.). New driveway in 2020. Do not miss this chance to fulfill your dream of "living on the river," close to town! Tons of potential in the unfinished walkout basement (1375 square feet) to customize and make it your own! Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to vacation every day of your life!

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May 27, 2021

St. Charles IL Real Estate-: 41W202 Whitney Road


Looking for a "Once in a Lifetime" opportunity to own an unbelievably unique updated home on 1.49 acres backing to the 35 acre Lake Campton with spectacular wildlife--Bald Eagles, Blue Herons, Swans, White Pelicans, Egrets, Cormorants, and more! Enjoy every day living in this home with ever-changing seasonal all-encompassing vistas of water, nature, privacy, and serenity! Totally updated in 2008, this home offers the BEST of everything and will exceed your wildest expectations! Open airy floor plan with iron spindles, stone fireplaces, and myriad of windows to utilize the phenomenal far-reaching views! Gourmet kitchen offers granite counters, custom cabinetry, island, wine refrigerator, double oven (2021) walk-in pantry, and scenery to "die for!" Original quarter-sawn oak flooring in family room, living room, and entire upstairs! Master bath has granite counters and huge walk-in shower with seat and dual heads--other baths also have granite. Huge laundry with 2 closets for convenience. Zoned HVAC (new furnace 2020), upstairs A/C unit (2019). Finished lower level with recreation room and bath offers convenient access to the lake and strolling leisurely through the gardens after dinner! Entertaining or everyday living is a pleasure--exquisite gardens, extensive decking overlooking the lake to unwind and relishing the "Western" sunsets while sipping your "iced tea," or just relaxing and watching the wildlife and the gentle waves of the water! Majestic mature landscaping enhances this picture-perfect lake setting! One of the best locations in St. Charles to enjoy "all-year-round vacation living!" Award-winning St. Charles Schools---St. Charles North High School #36 in Illinois (2018-2019 per Fox Valley Magazine data). Once you step inside this architecturally unrepeatable home and experience the magnificent water views, nature, and tranquility---you will not NEVER leave!

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May 20, 2021

North Aurora IL Real Estate-Oak Crest Drive



DOES NOT GET ANY BETTER THAN THIS! Updated "on-trend" immaculate home waiting for new owner! From the newer carbon oak flooring (2017) in foyer, living room, dining room, and family room---to the white trim, neutral colors, and open floor plan---this home is sure to please! Newly redone master bath that showcases "on-trend" vanity with double sinks and faucets, dual mirrors, new tile flooring, and shower with subway tile and classy hardware! Wonderful for entertaining or everyday living---large living room flows into dining room with doors to new cedar deck. Relax in the vaulted family room that features skylight and gas fireplace. The kitchen boasts newer appliances, cabinets, and Corian counter tops. Updates include: New washer (2016), new dishwasher (2016), New HVAC (2015, 2016), New roof (2012), and fence. New flooring (2017), New paint (2017), New siding (2015), carpeting (2018), and a redone master bath (2021). Second floor offers ample master bedroom suite with a newly redone bath and three other bedrooms share the hall bath (one has direct access from the room). Basement for storage or waiting to be finished! Sip lemonade on your new cedar deck overlooking your fenced yard. Life does not get any better than this! Make this your next home--you deserve it!

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May 19, 2021

Geneva IL Real Estate-1000 Wood Avenue



Looking for a move-in ready, updated, immaculate home to enjoy this summer? Redone kitchen with white cabinetry, Quartz counter tops, hardwood flooring, stainless steel appliances, pantry closet, and eating area with bay window. Open, airy floor plan with following upgrades: Furnace 2020, Refrigerator 2020, Oven 2019, Roof/siding/gutters 2019, Air conditioning 2016, 1st floor carpeting 2019, 2nd floor carpeting 2021, Sump pump and battery back up 2019, Garage door opener and keypad 2020. Large living room with gleaming hardwood flooring flows into dining room with doors to deck--Great for entertaining or candlelight dinners! Family room with floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace with doors to patio, Master bedroom has master bath (2016) with vanity, granite countertop, tub with shower and "on trend" tile to ceiling, and floor tile. Other two bedrooms share hall bath. You will love the finished basement with recreation room and game/playroom---wonderful for everyone! Come and view this gorgeous home and make it your own! Geneva High school ranked in the top 10% nationally according to U. S. News & World Report's 2021 Best High Schools report. Enjoy all Geneva has to offer!

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April 29, 2021

Geneva IL Real Estate-0N299 King Drive

Offered at $374,900

Welcome to this "on-trend" updated home with hardwood flooring, gorgeous kitchen, master suite with 10 ft ceiling, and incredible views of the Tanna Farms golf course. Newer painted interior, new lighting, and ceiling fans. First-floor office/den to work from home. Open dining room with gleaming hardwood flooring for fabulous entertaining or "romantic" candlelight dinners. Chef's gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, newer Subway tile backsplash, and corner sink with panoramic views is sure to delight the cooks in your house! Dinette area has doors to the new deck (2019). The family room is open to the kitchen and boasts a granite fireplace with gas logs and windows with fabulous vistas of the course! You will love the master suite with a 10-foot ceiling, a large walk-in closet, a luxury master bath with updated flooring, a soaking tub, a separate shower, and a vanity with dual sinks. The other 2 bedrooms share the full hall bath. The full basement is fully insulated and ready to finish or perfect for storage! The garage is a true 2 1/2 car with storage space. Enjoy your premium lot with a new gazebo (2019) that backs to the Tanna Golf Course, fenced yard (2018), and stunning views of open space all year round...Marvelous setting that showcases an incredible "move-in" ready home! Mill Creek has walking paths, beautiful landscaping and flowers, 2 elementary schools, a golf course, clubhouse, and access to the park district pool in the subdivision (have to join). Come view this wonderful home---you deserve the good life! Make this your next home!

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April 25, 2021

St. Charles IL Real Estate-40W913 Trotter Lane



Offered at $849,900

Privacy, natural beauty, woods, and ever-changing panoramic vistas can be yours in this one-of-a-kind home nestled on 1.7 acres down a private lane! 2-story foyer welcomes you into the open floor plan that offers 5.1 baths, finished walkout basement, and remodeled and updated to show like new! Roof 2016, exterior and interior painted, 2 Lennox furnaces, Bryant HVAC, water heaters and softener, new carpeting, lighting, and baths! Sure to delight the chef, the luxury gourmet kitchen boasts custom tile fireplace (enjoy dinner in front of the flickering flames), high end appliances, honed granite counter tops, custom island including warming drawer, walk-in wrap around pantry and butlers panty! Kitchen flows into gorgeous vaulted "all glass" sunroom with magnificent views of woods and nature with door to deck. 2-sty FR w/ floor-to-ceiling raised-hearth brick fireplace and eye-catching architectural arched floor-to-ceiling wall of windows--brings the outside in! First floor den with full bath---great for home office or in-law suite. HUGE master bedroom with multitude of windows affording fabulous views, fireplace, and sitting area. Updated master bath has "His" and "Her' vanities, new spa shower with subway tile and seat, luxury soaking tub---relaxing is perfect at the end of the day! 3 additional bedrooms (BR4 has private bath) and hall bath. The finished walkout basement offers updated full bath, bedroom, recreation room with floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace, game room area, and exercise/playroom area The updated large kitchenette (multi-generational living) is terrific for entertaining or everyday living. Direct back stair access to garage. You have to see this home to appreciate all the details and upgrades that it offers---stunning grounds, privacy, and "like new--move in ready" combine to make this YOUR next home! Grass backyard expands to an additional 1/2 acre wooded area that is a nature lover's private oasis. Space can easily be converted to fit your needs! Come see it and fall in LOVE...

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March 29, 2021

St. Charles IL Real Estate-2906 Royal Fox Drive


New Home For Sale St Charles IL: $605,000

Looking for the ideal East Side location in a prestigious subdivision? Come view this all BRICK home on a fabulous wooded lot overlooking the 3rd green of the Royal Fox Golf Course! Incredible panoramic vistas can be yours all year round and you will love the private "park-like" backyard with a large stamped concrete patio, mature trees, and evergreens.  Call Eric Purcell to schedule a private showing at 630-327-2570




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March 3, 2021

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