Just Listed
216 W Cook Avenue, Libertyville, IL
$ 1,799,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11791960
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLibertyville
  • AreaGreen Oaks - Libertyville
  • NeighborhoodHeritage
  • Zip60048
  • Style
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes$ 30413
  • Price$ 1,799,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5900
  • Lot Size9,670 SqFt
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Welcome to the highly coveted Heritage District of Libertyville, where you will discover this exceptional home that has been newly updated and offers over 5,900 square feet of luxurious living space on all levels. This award-winning residence seamlessly blends modern comfort with historic charm, providing the best of both worlds. As you approach the house, a picturesque bluestone walkway invites you into the enchanting boxwood garden, leading you to the welcoming wrap-around porch. Step inside, and you'll be immediately captivated by the impeccable craftsmanship, superior finishes, fabulous millwork, hardwood floors, 4 fireplaces, and amenities such as sound system throughout, radiant heated floors in primary bathroom, basement, and even along the heated ice melt path leading from the garage. Designed for today's lifestyle, the open floorplan effortlessly caters to your every need. The heart of the home resides in the gourmet kitchen, featuring custom white cabinetry, high-end appliances, stone countertops, and a generously sized center island with seating. Connected to the kitchen is a stunning great room adorned with a coffered ceiling, a cozy fireplace, and French doors that open to a covered porch, seamlessly blending indoor and outdoor living. Enhancing the great room is a delightful dining room that shares its openness, complete with a stylish butler's pantry boasting custom white cabinetry, marble countertops, a nickel sink, a beverage fridge, and an icemaker. Additionally, the main level offers a dramatic private study, small office, powder room, and mudroom. No detail has been overlooked in this meticulously renovated home. It has 5 bedrooms and 5.1 bathrooms, including a lavishly designed primary bedroom suite, with dual walk-in closets, fireplace, and balcony. The primary bathroom showcases spa-like features, complete with a soothing steam shower, soaking tub, and dual vanities. Conveniently located on the second level is a spacious laundry room. The 3rd floor of this remarkable residence unveils a delightful surprise, featuring a theatre room, bedroom, and full bathroom. The finished basement is very chic with exposed brick walls and is great for entertaining or family fun. This lower level includes a large custom bar with two refrigerators, ice maker, dishwasher, and bar seating that overlooks a sitting room with fireplace; an exercise room, full bathroom, and rec room. Step outside to discover a private outdoor oasis. The outdoor space caters to al fresco dining, play space, and gardening. A built-in firepit with gas logs extends the outdoor season! A 3-car garage has a finished 2nd story perfect for a workshop, yoga studio, or storage area. Situated in the heart of Libertyville's historic district, this exceptional home allows you to enjoy the convenience of downtown living, close proximity to a Metra commuter station and Independence Grove Forest Preserve. Explore the charming shops, dine at renowned restaurants, and immerse yourself in the cultural offerings that make this community so vibrant and unique. Don't miss this meticulous offering -- ready to just move in!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Butterfield School Elementary School Highland Middle School Libertyville High School
Price History
5/25/2023 Listed $1,799,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Water Purifier, Water Purifier Owned
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
City Libertyville
Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
County Lake
Directions 176 to Milwaukee Ave. to Cook Ave. west to property
Elementary School Butterfield School
Elementary School District 70
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Fire Pit
Garage Spaces 3
Heating Natural Gas, Radiant, Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Zoned
High School Libertyville High School
High School District 128
Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, Second Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Coffered Ceiling(s), Open Floorplan
MLS Area Green Oaks / Libertyville
Middle/Junior High School Highland Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 70
New Construction No
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status New
Street Name Cook
Subdivision Name Heritage
Tax Annual Amount 30413
Tax Year 2022
Total Rooms 13
Township Libertyville
Virtual Tour https://tours.databasedads.com/4471360/216-W-Cook-Avenue-Libertyville-IL?u=1
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1900

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Double Sink, Soaking Tub
Bedrooms Possible 5
Fireplace Features Gas Log
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Sink
Livingareasource Builder
Room Type Bonus Room, Bedroom 5, Exercise Room, Foyer, Game Room, Great Room, Mud Room, Office, Study
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 4
Window Features Plantation Shutters

Exterior Features

Days on Market 2
Living Area 5900
Exterior Brick, Cedar
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 68 X 145
Lot Features Landscaped
Lot Size Acres 0.222
Water Source Lake Michigan


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60048

AVG $1.01M
AVG $16,977
AVG 352
Year Built
AVG 1988
AVG 41
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