17N501 Sleepy Hollow Rd

Dundee, IL 60118 View Map $500,000 Ask a Question
17N501 Sleepy Hollow Rd Dundee, IL 60118 | MLS 11790161 Photo 1
17N501 Sleepy Hollow Rd Dundee, IL 60118 | MLS 11790161 Map
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Judy Greenberg

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached Single
MLS #:11790161
Sq. Feet:1,220
Date Sold:12/8/2023
Lot Size:9.5 Acres
Designed by Alfred P. Shaw, this unique property was recently featured in the Crain's Chicago Business article, "1940s weekend home of Merchandise Mart architect for sale" by Dennis Rodkin. Commune with nature as you enjoy this unique beauty, crafted after a European vacation home, tucked into the hillside, and set on an acre of land with plenty of room to add on if desired. Surrounded by protected, conservation open land, this home boasts solid concrete construction, newly replaced windows, upgraded electric and Wifi, along with a canopy of trees that keeps the home cool. Take a dip in the in-ground pool surrounded by a beautiful limestone patio while enjoying the view of your very own pond. Three bedrooms and a full bath on the upper entry level and a lower floor featuring perfectly proportioned living and dining areas with brick flooring and an indoor geranium planter are built to accentuate make you feel happy inside while enjoying all of the surrounding beauty outside. The plant room could easily be converted to a wet bar and the charming kitchen boasts all the modern amenities and yet still features a traditional icebox that has been converted into the perfect place to store wine. As you step out of your vehicle under the carport, you will see a set of outside stairs that lead to an open rooftop patio with a grapevine trellis that offers amazing views of the surrounding naturescape. In addition to your own kitchen garden beds, there are over 8 acres of protected open space with dozens of species of native plants and trees. The conservation easement is in place for you to help preserve the property and maintain forever a special natural and cultural history of our region as well as its flora and fauna. Adjacent to the exciting Raceway Woods with its biking and walking trails and own historic provenance, this property can be used as a getaway from the hustle and bustle, or a way to enjoy the thriving Fox Valley communities and their benefits, including shopping, farmers' markets, good restaurants, and golf courses. A shared private road leads you into this exquisite retreat of privacy and recreation waiting for the next lucky owner

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Community Information

Address:17N501 Sleepy Hollow Rd, Dundee, IL 60118
Area:Dundee / East Dundee / Sleepy Hollow / West Dundee
Zip Code:60118

School Information

School District:300
High School:H D Jacobs High School
Middle School:Dundee Middle School
Elementary School:Liberty Elementary School


Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Year Built:1943
Exterior Construction Type: Brick, Concrete
Age Range: 71-80 Years
Type Detached: Hillside
Basement: Cellar
Basement Type: Partial
Garage Type: Attached
Garage Features: Carport
Attached Garage: Yes
Garage Ownership: Owned
Parking: Garage

Features / Amenities

Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
Fireplaces Total: 1
Rooms: Balcony/Porch/Lanai, Deck, Terrace, Utility Room-Lower Level, Workshop
Exterior Features: Balcony, Deck, Roof Deck, In Ground Pool
Cars: 2
Garage Spaces: 2
Heat Source / Type: Electric
Fireplace(s): Family Room
Total Rooms:7

Property Features

Lot Size: 9.5 Acres
Lot Dimensions:8.0-9.99 Acres
Lot Features: Forest Preserve Adjacent, Nature Preserve Adjacent, Pond(s), Stream(s), Wooded
Sewer: Septic-Private
Water: Private Well
Transportation: School Bus Service, Commuter Bus, Commuter Train, Interstate Access
Additional Parcels Description: 0316100031
Open House Count: 0
Closed Buyer Brokerage Compensation: 2.5% - 395
Closed Buyer Brokerage Compensation Type: % of Net Sale Price
Directions:Sleepy Hollow Rd North of Huntley Rd

Tax and Financial Info

Tax Year: 2021
Tax Annual Amount: $2,099.82
Ownership: Fee Simple



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Based on information submitted to the MLS GRID as of December 10, 2023 8:15 PM CST. All data is obtained from various sources and may not have been verified by broker or MLS GRID. Supplied Open House Information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information.

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