21W581 Saint Charles Road Glen Ellyn, IL
$ 848,581
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11027048
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyDU PAGE
  • CityGlen Ellyn
  • AreaGlen Ellyn
  • Zip60148
  • StyleEnglish
  • Year Built1937
  • Taxes$ 14367
  • Price$ 848,581
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3171
  • Lot Size1.07 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
RE/MAX Suburban
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

Discover "Zook's Serene Gardens". This one-of-a-kind stone and beam cotswold style country home is one of renowned architect R. Harold Zook's. Old world craftmanship illustrate the grace of Mr. Zook's historic properties. His work is described as demonstrating whimsy, spirituality and romanticism with an attention to detail. These rich details incorporate the use of slate, wood timbers, marble, tile, concrete floors, terrazzo and his trademark spiderweb pattern. Google R. Harold Zook for more information about this renowned architect. It's all about the view-THAT VIEW. Over an acre of property boasts garden, woods and water views while being completely surrounded by Churchill Woods Forest Preserve, a priceless setting. The country estate is complete with a rare guest house with full bath, rustic barn with loft, summer house featuring a flagstone bread oven, underground tunnel to the street level 2 car garage, 4 distinctive fireplaces, fountain and pond with waterfalls, landscape dotted with extensive variety of trees, stone firepit, fenced vegetable garden and natural habitat prairie wildflower area. The guest/coach house offers flex use space for a home business/multi-generational living space/au-pare quarters/home gym/studio and more. The main house's floorplan and property amenities encourage intimate family spaces along with separate private places inside and out. Note the first floor bedroom/full bath, handsome library, wood encased living room, center family room, guest/family-magnet kitchen and dining room, sun catching garden room, lower level walk out rec. room, private English basement bedroom and whimsical full bath. This flowing floorplan encourages home business/studio space and multi-generation living when required. Privacy and serenity are assured here all while located just minutes from the Metra, Glen Ellyn schools and all the intown amenities. The current steward of this irreplaceable home is offering you a property architecturally intriguing, tranquil and filled with south facing light. Explore and contemplate both the tangible and intangible benefits to calling this treasure your home, a property exuding style, character, integrity and soul. Unincorporated with Glen Ellyn jurisdiction/Glen Ellyn schools/Glen Ellyn Park District/ Lombard 60148 post office mailing address.

Price History
3/19/2021 Listed $848,581

General Features

Appliances Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Architectural Style English
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full, Walkout
Community Features Street Paved
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
Cooling Central Air
Elementary School District 41
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Fire Pit
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Radiant
High School District 87
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Bookcases, Beamed Ceilings, Some Wood Floors
Middle/Junior School District 41
New Construction No
Other Structures Barn(s), Guest House, Outbuilding, Garage(s)
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Off Street, Visitor Parking, Driveway
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Slate
Sewer Septic-Private
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Tax Annual Amount 14367.76
Total Rooms 12
Township Milton

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Exterior Access, Lookout, Concrete (Basement), Rec/Family Area, Storage Space
Bathrooom Double Sink
Bedroomspossible 4
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Kitchen SolidSurfaceCounter
Room Type Library, Heated Sun Room, Family Room, Storage, Sun Room, Maid Room
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

Door Features Storm Door(s), Sliding Glass Door(s)
Exterior Stone, Other, Wood Siding
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 120X450X120X443
Lot Features Forest Preserve Adjacent, Water View, Mature Trees, Backs to Trees/Woods, Views
Lot Size Acres 1.07
Total Parking 2
Water Source Private Well
Waterfront Y/N Yes

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Dining Room 16X13 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Family Room 14X13 Main Level Other
Family Room - Down 21X15 Walkout Basement Other
Library 22X14 2nd Level Hardwood
Living Room 23X16 Main Level Hardwood
Maid 18X14 Main Level Other
Master Bedroom 17X17 2nd Level Hardwood
Storage 10X10 Basement Other
Sun/Florida Room Heated 18X12 Main Level Other
Sunroom 14X13 Main Level Other


  • 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 Contingent Average in 60148

AVG $330K
AVG $6,519
AVG 58
Year Built
AVG 1970
AVG 43
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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