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Experience the ambiance and warmth of this spectacular log home, offering the feeling of the north woods, yet the convenience of city living in the heritage district of quaint Grayslake! Perfect in law arrangement, handicap accessible with chair lift. This special property , featuring the warmth of knotty pine throughout, welcomes you with a beautifully hand carved oak door. Enter into the magnificent great room/dining area which highlights vaulted ceilings, decorative loft, Franklin gas stove with river rock backdrop and hearth plus a bay window. The dining area is enhanced with one of a kind built in china cabinets, hand crafted from authentic, antique confessional doors with etched glass from the local church. Additionally you will find alter wainscoting lining the entryway. The spacious kitchen presents ceramic counters, a handmade black walnut peninsula/breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances including a double oven, skylights and a very spacious eating area featuring a panoramic scene of tranquility. 15 light door & pocket door offer separation/privacy from the kitchen area to the great room. Spectacular 3 season porch w/master bedroom access, vaulted ceiling, ceiling fan & newer double hung windows offers beautiful woodsy views & additional living space. Master bedroom has double closets & french doors opening to newly renovated master bath including ceramic tile counter & shower, glass doors, fixtures, lighting. Main level also includes 2 additional bedrooms, laundry facilities & 2nd full bath w/vintage dresser sink, built in cabinetry & extra large bath. Casement windows throughout home. All this plus a great opportunity: full English lower level offers the perfect in-law/college student/guest suite featuring full kitchen/family room combo w/gas fireplace, 2 large bedrooms w/walk in closets, full bath w/2 closets, 2nd full laundry & private access. All handicapped accessible via custom 10K chair lift. Professionally landscaped in 2013 to include front yard water feature, paver accents/walkways/fire pit & patio. Over 35K in upgrades/improvements by current owners. This outstanding property is fully fenced & handicapped accessible. Come to a place where block parties, open doors & old fashioned values still exist. Grab your chairs & cooler & walk downtown to the fireworks at the clock tower, Grayslake Days, weekly farmers market, art festival, classic car weekend, shops & eateries. This neighborhood is family and pet friendly, in a highly rated school district. Every convenience imaginable is within a mile from home, yet the lifestyle of living in a log home gives you the peaceful feeling of secluded serenity. Live the dream!
Square feet: 3,000