The classic style of the sought after Cage area of east Wilmette meets the contemporary European style of living at its best at 1329 Elmwood Avenue and offers an energetic vibe and lifestyle to today's buyer. Creatively and professionally renovated, its open and easy flow on the first floor invites you to entertain and cook for family and friends while taking in the wonderful green oasis through the sliding glass doors leading to the garden. The beautiful spaces allow for both thoughtful and carefree living, casual meeting and elegant dining. The spacious living room brings in abundant sunlight and the lovely Cage atmosphere through the wall of oversized windows. Its unique wood floor, many bookcases and the wood burning fireplace exude harmony, ease of living and elegance.The custom designed high-quality Bulthaup kitchen is both uniquely stylish and practical. It features a Miele cooktop, Miele oven and dishwasher as well as a Subzero refrigerator. Along with the custom honed granite island and bar, it is an absolutely delightful spot looking out to the garden with its Japa-nese sensibilities. The dining room with additional Bulthaup cabinets ties in beautifully with the open kitchen and the adjacent den with custom made bookcases and computer set-up. Upstairs, the master suite is a peaceful oasis featuring a white marble master bath with a stainless curved soaking tub, double sink vanity and walk-in shower. The custom-made walnut cabinets give it an elegant look. Other highlights are an updated bathroom with a large shower and bench with exquisite details such as honed granite and spa water sprays. The two family bedrooms each have two large Pella casement windows. A convenient laundry area with a Miele washer and dryer is integrated into the 2nd floor hallway. The fourth bedroom on the third floor with its tree top views features maple floors with cork underlay adding to the level of quietness. It gives the feeling of living in a loft, is light-filled and serene. It is spacious allowing seating areas or study nooks.Treat friends to a visit to the wine cellar (temperature controlled) with a capacity for over 2.000 bottles. Other highlights on this level include a porcelain tiled recreation room and laundry area with an extra washing machine.So special is the exquisitely landscaped yard a gardener's paradise with extensive perennial plantings, mature trees, stone patio and quiet seating areas a most tranquil setting! The 2.5 car garage has special fluorescent lighting and soft matting to provide the perfect spot to work on cars, bikes or other hobbies.If you like modern design for contemporary needs, exquisite gardens and a great location, then this is the house for you! Enjoy it now with possibilities for future expansion. Walk to the village, movies, school, transportation and the Farmers Market on Saturdays!
- Hardwood Floor
- Gas Heat