2240 Birchwood Lane Northfield, IL 60093
Listing Courtesy of: Midwest Real Estate Data / Coldwell Banker Realty / Marla Schneider

  2240 Birchwood Lane Northfield, IL 60093

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Exquisitely designed, masterfully crafted, and superbly functional is this outstanding Northfield home set on 1 acre of land. All brick and stone exterior with cedar shake roof. The expansive paver brick driveway with gorgeous landscape leads to the custom front entry door with stone archway. The front foyer showcases the level of detail and finishes that went into this home, featuring marble tile flooring, crown molding, and curved bridal staircase. Main level office with custom cherry paneling, book shelves, coffered ceiling, and office within the office. Formal dining room with unique oval ceiling detail and lighting. Living and family rooms separated by two sided gas fireplace overlooking the expansive grounds. The cooks kitchen is phenomenal, featuring custom cabinetry, large center island, wolf 60 range & double oven, Subzero frig and freezer, and walk-in pantry. The second level features 5 ensuite bedrooms. The primary suite is quite the retreat with dual walk-in closets and large sleeping quarters with barreled ceiling and exquisite details. Primary bath with curved honey onyx tile, heated flooring, heated towel rack, dual vanity, freestanding soaking tub, & large walk-in shower with rain shower and body sprays. All secondary bedrooms with hardwood flooring, ensuite bathrooms, and ample closet space. The lower level expands the home dramatically while providing a variety of entertainment: Beautifully appointed theatre room with raised seating and full surround sound, workout room with rubber flooring, large recreation space, bedroom and full bathroom, and ample storage throughout. The backyard provides the suburban oasis with expansive blue stone patio wonderfully designed with numerous entertaining areas, outdoor kitchen with bar area and wooden pergola, water fountain, and garden. In addition, this home has all the bells and whistles: control 4 system controlling surround sound throughout the home, lighting throughout most of the home, irrigation system. Other notable amenities and updates: 3 car heated garage with epoxy flooring, back up generator, 3 separate heating and cooling units for each floor, the second level has 3 zones, water heaters 2020, main level AC 2023. This is an outstanding home set on a phenomenal piece of property.

MLS #:
Lot Size
1.02 acres
Single-Family Home
Year Built
School District
Cook County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 6
  • Half Bathrooms: 3
Interior Features
  • Appliance: Disposal
  • Appliance: Dryer
  • Appliance: Washer
  • Appliance: Freezer
  • Appliance: Refrigerator
  • Appliance: Dishwasher
  • Appliance: Microwave
  • Appliance: Range
  • Appliance: Double Oven
  • Sprinkler-Lawn
  • Security System
  • Humidifier
  • Laundry: Multiple Locations
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Second Floor Laundry
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
Lot Information
  • Landscaped
  • Cul-De-Sac
Property Features
  • Pergola
  • Fireplace: Master Bedroom
  • Fireplace: Living Room
  • Fireplace: Family Room
  • Fireplace: 3
  • Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
Heating and Cooling
  • Zoned
  • Forced Air
  • Natural Gas
  • Central Air
Basement Information
  • Finished
  • Full
Homeowners Association Information
  • Dues: $500/Annually
Exterior Features
  • Brick
  • Roof: Shake
  • Roof: Rubber
Utility Information
  • Utilities: Water Source: Lake Michigan
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
School Information
  • Elementary School: Middlefork Primary School
  • Middle School: Sunset Ridge Elementary School
  • High School: New Trier Twp H.s. Northfield/Wi
  • Heated
  • Transmitter(s)
  • Garage Door Opener(s)
  • Attached
Living Area
  • 7,742 sqft
Additional Listing Info
  • Buyer Brokerage Commission: 2.25% 1M/ 1.75% 2M/ 1.25% BAL - $475
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