The median home value in Kenilworth, IL is $887,500.
the county median home value of $267,250.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Kenilworth, IL is $887,500.
Approximately 87% of Kenilworth homes are owned,
compared to 6% rented, while
7% are vacant.
Kenilworth real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
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Set on 1.25 acres in East Kenilworth, 521 and 515 Roslyn Road (two adjacent properties) create a private estate on one of Kenilworth's most prestigious and sought-after streets. A grand foyer welcomes you to this exceptional home with formal living spaces which includes a sun-filled living room and a handsome paneled dining room both with fireplaces. A private office with three walls of windows and French doors overlooks the lush, professionally landscaped yard. The top-of-the-line custom cook's kitchen and convenient butler's pantry seamlessly blends into the expansive family room which creates the open floor plan that is on everyone's wish list. A screened in porch is accessed through a dramatic and oversized mudroom. The extra wide three-story staircase leads you to the second floor's luxe primary suite with walk in closets, sitting/dressing room, and spa like bathroom. Two sizeable bedrooms share a Jack and Jill bath along with 2 additional bedrooms that share a hall bath. The third floor includes one bedroom suite with newer bathroom and 2 additional bedrooms that share a hall bath. The lower level includes rec room and loads of storage. Finishes include hardwood floors, coffered ceilings, leaded windows and custom moldings. The main house has easy access to the four car garage. Finishes include hardwood floors, beamed ceilings, custom moldings. The coach house was designed and built with a careful eye to blend seamlessly into this distinguished neighborhood. The coach house includes a living room with fireplace, dining room, kitchen, a bedroom suite, additional bedroom and bath and offers 4 heated garage spaces. These significant grounds include an elegant sculpture garden with bluestone pebbles, rose garden and mature trees. Walk to the lake, the award-winning Joseph Sears School (JK-8) and New Trier High School along with the Metra, shopping, and dining.
Fabulous bright home with first floor master suite! Spacious yard with Swimming pool. Thoughtful architectural details create a soft and calm atmosphere. Magnificent floral stained glass front entry opens to a flowing layout, complete with kitchen overlooking pool. First floor mater suite showcases a cathedral ceiling, two walk-in closets, large bath with jacuzzi and oversized shower. Second floor features four bedrooms one of which could be a second master. Attached extra-large 2 car garage. Complete restoration of the pool including installing tiles and plastering all the walls and ten year Roof warranty included in the price.
Be the first to see the newly renovated master bedroom closet and bath in this delightful Kenilworth offering. New pictures are coming soon. Nestled in the heart of Kenilworth, this charming home is tucked behind a white picket fence and features 3 beds & 3.1 baths. A bonus sleeping room exists in the basement. Steps from the Kenilworth Metra stop and Sears School, the home & garage recently underwent a full roof replacement, including a new standing seam metal roof above the front porch, new gutters and downspouts, new 200-amp electrical panel and a brand-new high efficiency NTI wi-fi enabled boiler, garage door, master bathroom skylight and window, second floor hall bath and newer Marvin replacement windows throughout most of the home. Wonderful layout provides for great entertaining space on the first floor, which includes a spacious living room, dining room, and beautifully sunlit family room with wood burning fireplace and custom built-in bookshelves. Lovely galley kitchen with newer stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops, and sunny breakfast room overlooking fenced-in backyard. Comfortable lower level with full bath, great for in-law or nanny suite or recreation room for kids. Two-car detached garage, and additional storage available in drop-down attic. Lovely back yard with deck (with hard piped gas for your new outdoor kitchen). Located within the award-winning K-8 Joseph Sears (38) and New Trier High School Districts (203) and steps from Kenilworth Beach, and the Green Bay Trail.
Move right in to this sophisticated Kenilworth home, which is as functional as it is beautiful. Built in 2016, this brick Georgian, with over 7200 sq. ft., is walking distance from the train and was built with a slate roof, copper gutters, underground sprinkler system and a heated, attached 2 car garage. The home sits on 1/3 acre of mature, lush landscaping and is fully fenced, complete with a beautiful outdoor fireplace and sweeping bluestone patio for entertaining. Access the patio from the family room through two sets of stunning French doors that flank one of the three indoor fireplaces in this 15 room, 6 bedroom, 5.1 bathroom home. Exquisite custom millwork and moldings, gleaming oak floors, oversized windows, plantation shutters, custom window treatments, built-in cabinetry, wood paneled library and high end lighting fixtures are just a few of the features you will find in this beautiful home. The impressive custom eat-in kitchen has a bead board ceiling, beautiful quartz countertops that cover a large island and the surrounding cabinets which are finished with Anne Sachs tile backsplash, 2 sinks, 2 Miele dishwashers, a 48" Wolf stove, Wolf Microwave and warming drawer, Bosch coffee maker, 48" Subzero refrigerator and freezer. Off the kitchen you will find a butlers pantry with custom cabinetry, quartz counters and a beverage refrigerator as well as a mudroom complete with custom cabinetry, cubbies, hooks and a separate coat closet. The second floor houses four bedrooms and a conveniently located laundry room with Whirlpool Cabrio washer/dryer, porcelain flooring and custom cabinetry. The main bedroom is an oasis with a custom gas fireplace, his and her closets and a stunning Carrera marble bath with heated floors, a Kohler jacuzzi tub and steam shower. Hardwood flooring and custom closets adorn every room, and 2 additional full marble baths complete this floor. More live/play/work space is available on the charming, carpeted third floor which has another bedroom/office and the 5th full bathroom, perfect for a teenager, nanny or In law! The lower level is as beautiful as the rest of the home with its 10 ft ceilings, media room, wine cellar, and downstairs kitchen complete with custom cabinetry, a Bosch refrigerator and dishwasher, with additional room for game table. A large bedroom and bath complete this space which includes an abundance of built in storage areas and a mechanical room. The 400 Amp electrical service, 4 zones HVAC, Aux power Generator by Generac, 2 50 gallon recirculating hot water heaters, Sump pump with battery back up, Aprilaire humidifier, Honeywell programmable thermostats all assist in making this home operate efficiently and effectively. Move right in this pristine home.
Stunning brick home by noted architect, George Maher, has been seamlessly expanded, meticulously renovated and beautifully decorated through a collaboration with Julie Gross of Stoneberg Gross Architects and its current architect owners. With exceptional finishes throughout this architectural gem sits on an oversized lot with a lovely private yard just a few short blocks to Lake Michigan. No detail has been overlooked! Superbly designed floor plan with exquisite lighting features gracious center entry hall with stunning and spacious formal rooms, a thoughtfully designed, sun-filled, kitchen/breakfast/family room with timeless kitchen cabinetry, professional appliances, La Cornue range and gorgeous Vermont Danby marble countertops and island overlooking a spectacular limestone patio and professionally landscaped yard. Gather around the breakfast table for coffee, family meals, homework or just relaxing! Custom handrails lead to the wonderful sun-drenched family room with extra high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling built-ins and lovely views of the yard. Private 1st floor office has exquisite views of the yard. Bright and airy 1st floor sunroom with original fountain and tile floor has views of hydrangea and the pretty side yard. Travel up the handsome staircase to the second floor featuring five outstanding bedrooms including the primary suite plus a cozy office/library with painted paneled walls and built-in bookshelves. The luxe primary suite includes two dressing areas and a wonderful spa-like bath with separate vanities and desk and beautiful white Calcutta marble countertops, floors and shower. Two of the bedrooms share access to a wonderful 2nd floor screened porch which offers a bird's eye view of the neighborhood - perfect for teens or adults to hang out and relax and even watch movies projected against the side of the house! The 2nd floor library/office could also be used as a cozy den or sixth bedroom/nursery. The spacious 3rd floor is open and bright with light oak flooring and is perfect as an upper level family room, game room (ping pong table), large home office space or yoga retreat. The attached 2-car garage with side entrance leads to a beautiful yet functional pristine mudroom with painted built-in cubbies and shelves. The lower level includes a recreation/media room, large exercise/play room, half bath and nicely scaled laundry room. Beautifully manicured outdoor spaces provide plenty of room for pets, entertaining, grilling, playing catch and just hanging out. Perfect location near Joseph Sears School, New Trier High School, Lake Michigan, area restaurants & shopping, parks and the Metra.
Gorgeous All-American beauty in prime East Kenilworth situated on one of the bigger lots in town (.6 acres). Endless potential in this ideal location! Put your own stamp on this home or build new on in a picturesque setting on gorgeous Cumberland Avenue! Enjoy hosting family and friends in the grand living room, the beautiful formal dining room and fabulous outdoor entertaining on the large wrap around terrace with hot tub! This home boasts 5 bedrooms all on the second floor with an option for a 6th bedroom, plus 4 full baths!! A special opportunity to be close to Award Winning Joseph Sears School (JK-8), short walk to New Trier High School, the train and the beach! This home has been filled with wonderful memories - time for a new family to make their own here!
A home unlike any other in Kenilworth or the North Shore! Essentially a 2016 new build by Nationally Recognized Designer Lukas Machnik. It is a stunning mix of Scandinavian minimalism and Japanese Wabi Sabi philosophy - perfectly, imperfect. This modern retreat, down a private driveway, was taken down to the studs along with a large addition and beautiful cantilever as the focal point. A monumental front pivot door beckons visitors to take a deep breath as they enter the home and enjoy the Japanese rock garden. The home boasts a 40' window wall, overlooking the expansive private outdoor garden, as well as a monochromatic, thoughtful uncluttered design. Your jaw will drop when you see the striking kitchen with a 19' Long Island with Italian onyx countertop and a patinated steel seating area with custom bar stool. Wolf steam oven and cooktop, Thermador Fridge/freezer, Subzero Wine Fridge... everything here has a place behind concealed doors. The Primary suite with a statement soaking tub, gorgeous vanity, shower and dreamy closet - is straight out of Architectural Digest! Enjoy entertaining on the patio as well as the outdoor kitchen with a smoker and custom bench. 2nd floor laundry, mudroom and 2-car attached garage with nice storage. Walk to Award Winning Joseph Sears School (JK-8), New Trier High School, the Metro and the beach! Low taxes too! This private sanctuary is TRULY A WORK OF ART - A RARE FIND!
Steps from The Joseph Sears School and New Trier High School, this 5-bedroom East Kenilworth home has it all. A recent 2 story addition creates a dream floor plan - an open kitchen/family room. This space includes French doors leading to the deck/patio and professionally landscaped yard. This extraordinary addition includes a top-of-the-line cook's kitchen with quartzite countertops, a Subzero refrigerator, Wolf ovens, an oversized island that seats four, and a breakfast table. This sought-after living space includes a wood-burning fireplace and plenty of room for a large sectional and is truly the heart of the home. A custom butler's pantry, first-floor laundry, and powder room are included in this extensive addition/renovation. The first-floor foyer sets the stage for easy living with wide doorways and custom moldings. The impressive living room with gas fireplace and leaded windows leads into the quiet first-floor office with windows on three sides overlooking the charming streets of Kenilworth. The second floor includes a luxe primary suite that would rival any 5-star hotel with three custom walk-in closets, a spa-like marble bathroom with a walk-in shower, double sinks, and a soaking tub. The sun-filled second ensuite bedroom has a new marble bath. Bedrooms 3 and 4 share an updated white bathroom. A sitting room/study room outside the primary suite is bonus space to this roomy second floor. The third floor is an unexpected treat with a darling bedroom and ensuite bath with a walk-in shower. The bonus space on this floor can be used as a playroom or tree top office. The addition includes a deep lower-level rec room with high ceilings and can be accessed through the mudroom/kitchen and gives access to the significant storage space of the original house. The addition was orchestrated using the highest level of finishes and seamlessly blends formal and casual gathering spaces. The outdoor living space with beautiful ivy walls is reminiscent of an English garden and includes a sitting wall and patio. The forward-thinking architects added a handsome elevator during this meticulous addition that accesses all three floors. The detached two-car garage with coach house above adds the final touch to this one-of-a-kind home.
Set on an oversized lot in sought-after East Kenilworth, 615 Essex Road was renovated in 2013 and was completely transformed with the highest level of finishes all under the careful design of Morgante Wilson Architects. This 5 bedroom, 5.1 bath home seamlessly blends the formal and casual gathering places along with breathtaking views of the professionally landscaped yard. The impressive foyer makes a statement with views of the formal living room and dramatic arches which lead to the heart of the home-- the thoughtfully designed cook's kitchen with an expansive marble island, custom cabinetry, and top-of-the-line appliances: Blue Star Range, Subzero refrigerator and Bosch dishwashers. This exceptional space includes a breakfast room with a vaulted ceiling and floor-to-ceiling windows. The convenient butler's pantry/wet bar with wine refrigerator leads to the home's showstopper - the original mahogany-paneled dining room. The expansive sun-filled family room has custom bookcases and allows easy access to the yard through French doors. The second floor includes a luxe master suite that would rival any 5- star hotel with a spa-like bathroom and walk-in closets. Three additional bedrooms and an office share two stylish Jack and Jill bathrooms. The sun-filled laundry room finishes out this impressive second-floor space. The third-floor suite, with treetop views, includes the fifth bedroom, sitting room, timeless marble bath, and loads of storage. The lower level with high ceilings consists of a rec room with a wet bar and wine refrigerator, media room, workout room, full bathroom, wine cellar, and extensive storage. The exquisite grounds and magnificent facade includes a back terrace and 3-car attached garage and an additional detached garage bay. This renovation was complete and thorough and included the replacement of mechanical, electrical, plumbing systems, windows, and slate roof, all with the intent of keeping the tradition of this home alive. 615 Essex is the best of both worlds -- an ultra-private oasis in the most walkable East Kenilworth location. Steps to New Trier High School, the award-winning Joseph Sears School (JK-8), Metra, the beach, shopping, and dining.
A stately East Kenilworth home just blocks from Lake Michigan with a layout perfect for today's lifestyle! This architectural masterpiece with a European Villa feel - boasts incredible details, millwork, high ceilings all on floors and rare marble accents throughout. A grand center entrance with a vestibule, gorgeous staircase, spindles and foyer. The spacious formal dining room will make your jaw drop - the floor to ceiling quarter sawn white oak panelling is absolutely stunning and opens to a fabulous front terrace! Entertain in the impressive living room with triple moldings and a gorgeous stone fireplace which is truly a work of art. Hard to replicate this type of craftsmanship today. Enjoy cooking and gathering in the chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry, expansive island and eat-in area - all opening right to the large sun-filled family room. French doors in the family room open to the professionally landscaped private yard, bluestone patio and grotto style pool/hot tub - perfect for indoor/outdoor living! Retreat to the beautiful primary suite with vaulted ceiling, a luxurious bath, walk-in closet and dressing area. Four additional family bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on the second floor. There are two office spaces on the first floor. One could be used as a 6th bedroom if needed or turned into mudroom/first floor laundry room. The lower level has a large rec room with great millwork, fireplace, wine cellar, full marble bath, double washer and dryer, plus plenty of storage. 2-car attached garage with Tesla Charger. This home has been meticulously maintained inside and out. Desirable location, just steps to award-winning Joseph Sears School (JK-8) and New Trier High School. Walk to the beach, 2 train stops and Plaza Del Lago shopping. Truly a special, one-of-a-kind home in an A+ location!
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Magnificent renovation of fabulous New England Colonial with spectacular curb appeal situated on an exceptionally large, professionally landscaped, sun-filled lot in the heart of East Kenilworth, a few short blocks to Lake Michigan. This 6 BR/5.2 BA home has been meticulously renovated from top to bottom to be "better than new" combining original architectural elements with all the features of a new construction home. No detail has been overlooked! Superb floor plan features gracious reception hall with handsome staircase, stunning and spacious formal rooms with custom wet bar/pantry and newly redesigned crisp white kitchen with custom cabinetry, high end appliances, large center island with fresh quartz countertops and breakfast room with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the professionally landscaped yard and patio. This exceptional kitchen is the perfect gathering spot for family and friends and opens seamlessly into the family room with wood-burning fireplace, high ceilings and custom built-ins. There is a private wood-paneled office with built-in bookcases, coffered ceiling, and French doors leading to the bluestone patio. Upstairs, there are five bedrooms and four bathrooms on the second floor, including a sunny and bright primary suite with amazing walk-in closet and a serene spa-like bath plus a convenient 2nd floor laundry with incredible linen storage! The third floor has two additional bedrooms/offices and bath, as well as a playroom/sitting area, perfect for family, guests or working from home. Each bedroom is sunny and bright with excellent closet space. The lower level includes a recreation room, dug out billiard room and exercise space plus a bathroom. Two-car attached garage and two-car detached garage with tons of storage can be accessed though the outstanding, oversized mudroom with cubbies, an island with shoe shelves, and additional laundry. Ideally located just a short walk to the Joseph Sears School, New Trier, Kenilworth beach, Plaza Del Lago, parks and the Metra.
You will not see anything like this anywhere else. The Jewel Box of the North Shore. George Maher's "Sutton Home," meticulously restored. Fireplaces from London, fixtures from Paris, Stained Glass Windows by Giannini & Hilgart, and a supremely rare Lotus Pond Mosaic make this house a rare and precious treasure for the discerning buyer. All modern amenities include:6br/6.5ba home in Prime East Kenilworth. Fully outfitted chef's kitchen, luxurious master bath suite, attached three-car garage, and full finished basement. This property has everything to offer combined with handwork and artistry that cannot be produced today. Walk to desired Joseph Sears (k-80 school), train, and lake. Large finished lower level with movie theater, wine cellar, bathroom, large recreation area, large office, and custom-built laundry room. Low voltage system throughout the house. Magnificent curb appeal with unique museum quality hand-made double pane Marvin windows with original retrofitted stained glass windows. First floor features, large mudroom are off attached garage, solid and modern custom-built Cabinetry with side-by-side subzero fridge and freezer, double Wolf oven, warming drawer, 48" La Cornue stove with SS hood. Taj Mahal natural stone. Two large farm-style sinks, Butler sink, and extra-large dining room. Large family room with custom built Fireplace, extra-large living room with original wood paneling, large office. Second floor includes luxurious master suite w spa BA, Wide shower, soaking tub, detailed and custom mirror work. Enormous master bedroom with sitting area, wet bar, cabinets, and Countertops, low voltage system, custom-built century-old wooden fireplace with custom glass tile pattern. Auxiliary bedrooms with en-suite baths. Second-floor laundry. Third-floor features one full bath shower, 2 large BR and attic/storage space. Call LA for a private tour. LISTING AGENT MUST ACCOMPANY ALL SHOWINGS.
Rarely available two story 2 bedroom/2.1 bath condo with an elevator and indoor parking! Fabulous back deck overlooking the sweet baseball field. First level has a living room, kitchen, family room and powder room. Take the stairs or the elevator to the second level with one spacious bedroom with en-suite (potential to create a third bedroom) and another bedroom and bath. Great storage. Many upgrades!
PRIVACY IS THE NEW LUXURY... 1.587 acres of premier lakefront property with an 11,000 sf home (5bd/6.3ba) on a deep double lot (550 X 125) only 15 miles from the city! Situated in the mostly residential enclave of the prestigious north shore community of KENILWORTH. TWO LOTS: LOT 1 is 44,759 sf OR 1.0275 acres and LOT 2 is 24,374 sf OR 0.5595 acres. TOTAL is 69,133 sf OR 1.587 acres. FABULOUS TABLE LAND FOR MAXIMUM USE. The house sits on the lakefront property and a sculpture (sculptures NOT included in price) garden sits on other lot. The house is in mint condition with a 2005 partial rehab with primary BD + 4 BDS, 6 FULL BATHS + 3 HALF BATHS, attached 3 car garage, finished basement, ELEVATOR, Charming one bedroom suite for guests, staff. Magnificent views of lake, mature trees on lot, stairs to concrete breakfront & revetment. Options to improve are numerous! AMAZING OPPORTUNITY!! ***PROOF OF FUNDS PRIOR TO SHOWING CONFIRMATION*** ***DO NOT APPROACH. PROPERTY OCCUPIED***
PROPERTY CURRENTLY LEASED UNTIL 8/23. SALE SUBJECT TO LEASE TERMS. Welcome to one of Kenilworth's most elegant and refined homes. At the end of a quiet street, set on TWO EAST KENILWORTH LOTS, this reconstructed historic brick Masterpiece is the fine combination of rarified quality and modern comfort. Luxury and thoughtful design abound in this 5 BR 7.1 BA & 1BR/1BA COACH HOUSE. Details include: Sophisticated Storm/flood Control. Tile roof, copper gutters. Basement: 9' high basement w fully-equipped 7-seat Theater, large playroom, 2 laundries- basement/ 2nd Floor. 1st Floor: exquisite custom quarter sawn aged oak hand-carved Library & DR, Plaster work that will take your breathe away. Gourmet Kitchen, Extra Thick Marble. GOURMET appliances: SUBZERO, VIKING, MIELE, 2 sinks, 2 dishwashers. Separate breakfast room. Magnificent FR. 2nd floor: Luxurious Primary Suite w spa BA, Spa Shower, Polished Volcanic Limestone Soaking Tub, Huge His/ Hers separate closets. 2nd floor Laundry. 4 Large BRs w/ En-suite BAs & custom closets. Large Bright 3rd-floor playroom/sitting room w/ Full BA. Custom Millwork & Plasterwork. State of the Art Low Voltage System: Security Alarm, 8 cameras, entertainment systems. Highest Efficiency HVAC. All Systems (plumbing, electric, heating, etc) are New. Walk to award winning Joseph Sears School (JK-8), New Trier, Train, Lake, Shopping, Parks, and more.