House In Mettawa, United States
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- 4 bedrooms
Property descriptionRimwold - English country estate
Breathtaking English country estate, designed by the noted Harrie T. Lindeberg as a retreat and gentleman's farm, "Rimwold" offers a seamless blend of outstanding architecture and modern amenities.Surrounded by nature on a thoughtfully landscaped five acres adjacent to 290-plus acres of Forest Preserve, the estate offers a storybook setting and consists of the main house, a four-bedroom coach house, a gorgeous guest/ pool house, and a stunning infinity pool with a waterfall and spa, a greenhouse, a small orchard, and a charming vegetable garden.Beautifully renovated, the former Infant Welfare Society showcase house offers grand scaled rooms with tall ceilings and hand-cut beams (circa 1800), beautiful wood-burning fireplaces, custom millwork, and magnificent windows.The house also boasts a handsome paneled library, an elegant living room, and a large formal dining room with an adjacent anteroom and a billiard room. A stunning Christopher Peacock kitchen with a butler's pantry and a spacious Great Room with a massive fireplace and sweeping views of the spectacular grounds. The private bedroom wing offers a luxurious master suite with a spa-like bath and two additional en-suite bedrooms. The home also features a finished lower level with a wine cellar and recreation rooms. The second floor offers additional rooms and expansion potential.Other highlights include a backup generator, monitoring system, brick driveway and motor court, a large five car attached garage with storage above, plus an additional two- car garage with the coach house. Numerous patios and stone court yards, perfect for large scale entertaining or intimate gatherings.A truly special offering, ultimate in privacy surrounded by woodlands and prairie, yet minutes to town, upscale shopping, restaurants and award-winning schools! With easy access to major highways and O'Hare Airport this home has all the conveniences of modern living!
25771, Saint Marys Rd, Mettawa, Illinois, United States
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