660 Prospect Avenue, Winnetka, IL
$ 8,499,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11960668
  • TypePending
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityWinnetka
  • AreaWinnetka
  • NeighborhoodEast Winnetka
  • Zip60093
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1902
  • Taxes$ 78916
  • Price$ 8,499,900
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage7798
  • Lot Size0.712 Acres
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

This is a generational North Shore opportunity to own a regal, world class restoration of an architecturally divine in-town Georgian Revival East Winnetka compound. A seamless exquisite blend of historic details blended with today's highest level of luxurious custom design elevates this special property to a league of its own. Privately perched high with a curved red brick perimeter wall & wrought iron gates guide you down a red brick driveway impeccably complemented with extraordinary new grounds by Midwest Arbor. An enchanting outdoor oasis awaits with bluestone patios, Chef's level outdoor kitchen accented with a pergola, all surrounding a pool with picture perfect matching cabana house equipped with full bath, changing rm, W/D, storage & garden shed. Upon entering, the reception foyer sets a soft yet comfortable sophistication. Reminiscent of Chicago's Drake Hotel , you will find an extra wide step grand staircase with wide band hand rails and hand carved balusters that are beyond divine. Soaring ceilings, intricate detailed millwork, wide cased openings, and beautifully restored windows capture the essence of this home. The sun-drenched living room, adorned with FP with a perfectly matched surround of warm hue of blues and custom arched bookshelves, invites you to unwind in style. The walnut paneled dining room, with its magnificent millwork, seamlessly opens to a light-filled sunroom overlooking the newly designed outdoor space. The heart of the home lies in the open & inviting chef's kitchen accented with a vibrant Farrow & Ball blue island, white Villa Blanca marble countertops, and top-of-the-line appliances. A culinary retreat with separate breakfast area highlighted by curved bay picture window leads down to newly redone mudroom centered by a double wide Visual Comfort polished nickel lantern & phenomenal built ins. Adjacent to kitchen and 2nd set of stairs up, is a cozy family room reminiscent of a Ralph Lauren catalog, complete with original letterhead bookcases, another original restored FP and multiple sitting areas. The screened-in porch offers a tranquil escape overlooking coveted Prospect Avenue. Extra wide second level unveils four enchanting bedrooms, including the hotel-level primary suite. A white spa marble bath, two new walk-in closets, and a bedroom with a fireplace define opulence. Three additional bedrooms, two sharing a Jack and Jill bathroom, and the other tucked away for guests, provide comfort and privacy. Ascending to the third level reveals an additional two bedrooms, a bath, an office, and game room space so truly a 3rd floor retreat. The newly redone basement is a revelation-a total grand slam. Martha Stewart approved arts & craft studio, a professional-level gym w/ sauna, a display wine room, and a recreation room with a bar make this space perfect for both relaxation and entertainment. Extra details that make this even more special, true working organic gardens & commercial level 3 car heated garage w/ extra storage & work bench area. With over 10,000 square feet of beautifully polished space on 4 floors of living, this is a rare combination of award winning restored elegance, modern luxury, and unmatched family comfort....660 Prospect Winnetka is far from ordinary; it's an extraordinary residential compound that represents the pinnacle of North Shore living.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Greeley Elementary School Carleton W Washburne School Middle School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
Price History
2/5/2024 Listed $8,499,900

General Features

Interior Features Sauna/Steam Room,Bar-Wet,Hardwood Floors,Second Floor Laundry,Built-in Features,Walk-In Closet(s),Bookcases,Ceiling - 10 Foot,Historic/Period Mlwk,Special Millwork,Some Window Treatmnt,Drapes/Blinds,
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Natural Gas
Cooling Central Air,Space Pac,Zoned
Possession Closing
Roof Asphalt
Appliances Range,Microwave,Dishwasher,High End Refrigerator,Freezer,Washer,Disposal,Stainless Steel Appliance(s),Cooktop,Built-In Oven,Range Hood
Exterior Features Deck,Patio,Porch,Screened Patio,In Ground Pool,Storms/Screens,Outdoor Grill,Fire Pit
Garage Spaces 3
Association Fee Includes None
Architectural Style Colonial
Year Built 1902
Electric Circuit Breakers,Fuses,200+ Amp Service
Township New Trier
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Community Features Pool,Curbs,Gated,Sidewalks,Street Paved
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
County Cook
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Subdivision Name East Winnetka
Other Structures Pergola,Pool House,Shed(s),Cabana
Total Rooms 15
Status Pending
High School New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
City Winnetka
High School District 203
MLS Area Winnetka
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name Prospect
Elementary School Greeley Elementary School
Tax Annual Amount 78916.32
Middle/Junior High School Carleton W Washburne School
Virtual Tour
Days on Market 22
Standard Status Pending
Middle/Junior School District 36
Elementary School District 36
Property Type Detached Single

Interior Features

Basement Full
Total Fireplaces 5
Fireplace Features Wood Burning,Gas Log,Gas Starter
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix Avenue
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup,In Unit
Total Bedrooms 6
Room Type Bedroom 5,Bedroom 6,Recreation Room,Office,Exercise Room,Screened Porch,Heated Sun Room,Mud Room,Family Room,Foyer
LivingAreaSource Other
Total Baths 7
Bedrooms Possible 6
Window Features Bay Window(s),Blinds,Curtains/Drapes,Screens,Shutters,Window Treatments
Basement Finished
Bathrooom Separate Shower,Double Sink,Full Body Spray Shower,Soaking Tub

Exterior Features

Parking Features Driveway,Oversized
Lot Features Fenced Yard
Water Source Public
Total Parking 11
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Lot Dimensions 208X168X218X52
Lot Size Acres 0.712
Other Equipment Humidifier,TV-Cable,Security System,CO Detectors,Ceiling Fan(s),Sump Pump,Sprinkler-Lawn,Backup Sump Pump;,Generator,Multiple Water Heaters,Security Cameras
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Type Detached
Garage Ownership Owned
Exterior Brick
Door Features French Doors,Mirrored Closet Door(s),Sliding Doors,Panel Door(s),Pocket Door(s)


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 60093

AVG $2.19M
AVG $23,018
AVG 194
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1975

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