2 Longwood Court, Joliet, IL 60432 (MLS # 10902628)

Price $389,500
Status Conditional
Beds 3
Baths 4 Baths
Home size 4,200 sqft
Lot Size 40,076 sqft
Days on Market 12
4 Seasons of 'Gorgeous' - Inside and Out. A Glass Penthouse in the trees, this Midcentury Architectural masterpiece (There are only four 90 degree angles in this 4200 square foot house - can you find them?) was built by, and for perfection. Walls of Floor to Ceiling Windows, Soaring Beamed Ceilings, Sliding Glass Doors, 270 degree views surround two finished levels of living space. Three Bedroom Suites, each with private full baths, his and hers closets and separate outdoor decks. An Entertainment dream, dining room boasts abundant hidden built-in storage. The Gourmet kitchen in-the-round, dressed in meticulously refinished original solid cherry cabinetry, two cascading islands, all new granite counter tops, all new lighting, solar tubes has its own outdoor dining deck. Great room above is mimicked below where a wet-bar is added. Natural soundproofing throughout enhances privacy of individual spaces. Laundry, Work Rooms with front load washer/dryer, whole house generator, and ample storage complete the lower level. Extreme build quality abounds. Lower level also has a bomb shelter!!! constructed of steel and concrete perfect storage or security safe. Two 1/2 car garage with access to both levels. Security system, inside and out. So unique is the Iconic ironwork design that when the 1000 feet wrap-around decks were redone, the original design was grandfathered to maintain its integrity. It was ahead of its time then. And, it is ahead of its time now. From energy efficient design, to three interior fireplaces, to 7 separate outdoor entertaining areas, natural living prevails. Wedged high on near acre completely private bluff point, the property is bordered by both Pilcher and Highland Parks. Steeped in history, the 700+ acres of Mesic Forest enjoy Roads, Conservancy Status, Wildlife Habitats, flowing waterways and just a stroll down the street, the historic Pilcher Park Dam. Today, this totally renovated, gated Park is a rare destination getaway, just a short commute from the bustle of the City. This truly is Lifestyle Destination Living. Hike. Bike. Ski. Snowshoe. Run. Wheelchair all of the accessible trails. Kayak. Golf. Disc Golf. Fish... A Birdwatchers', Photographers', Artists' paradise. Learn at the Nature Center, entertain at the historic Bird haven Greenhouse, Prep for a Marathon from your door, or sit quietly with morning coffee to watch the winged, or four legged neighbors on their daily rounds - All from your perch on the floating lookout terrace at the top of this natural hidden gem. Private. Secluded. Steeped in Nature, be At Home in this luxury vacation retreat. Discerning Buyer will appreciate Privacy, Seclusion, stable protective neighborhood with friendly protective services of both County and City. Desired Providence High School, Low Taxes, off-the-grid well and septic and unincorporated status of Will County are feathers in the nest
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 10/12/2020 Year Built 1963
Community Joliet Garage Spaces 2.0
County Will

Additional Details

AIR 2 (Window/Wall Unit)
APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Double Oven, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer
AREA Joliet
BASEMENT Full, Walkout, Yes
CONSTRUCTION Brick, Cedar, Glass
EXTERIOR Balcony, Deck, Patio
GARAGE Attached, Yes
HEAT Baseboard, Natural Gas, Steam, Zoned
INTERIOR 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath, Bar-Wet, Granite Counters, In-Law Arrangement, Open Floorplan, Skylight(s), Solar Tubes/Light Tubes, Some Window Treatmnt, Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
LOT 0.92 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Cul-de-sac, Nature Preserve Adjacent, Water View, Wooded
LOT DIMENSIONS 113X100X145X133X330
PARKING Garage,Space/s
SEWER Septic-Private
TAXES 7176.08
UTILITIES Circuit Breakers,200+ Amp Service

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