2256 Farnsworth Lane

Northbrook, IL
$ 2,850,000 Beds 4 Baths 5.5 Sq 4,948 Virtual Tour
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Incredible visual masterpiece and thoughtfully designed custom built prairie style home, completed in 2018, offering 5 bedroom/5.1 bathrooms and nearly 7,000 sq ft of exquisite living space in highly desired School District 30. The thoughtful design allows the main floor living area to be enclosed under a gravity defying 2 story ceiling with light filled clerestory windows. Entertain in the chef's kitchen with custom cabinetry, high end appliances and an oversized sink with panoramic views of the backyard. A main level primary bedroom with luxurious bathroom finishes and dual closets offers easy living in the east wing of the home. Upstairs find 3 spacious ensuite bedrooms with walk-in closets and an open office loft. The lower level has an additional 2,000 square feet of both finished space and storage space that includes a recreation room, media room, bedroom, full bath, and kitchenette. Elegant and state of the art details can be found throughout for the most discerning buyer including: a 10' custom built DaVinci floating fireplace, custom built chandeliers, Lutron Homeworks Whole Home Lighting, 4K whole home video distribution, high resolution whole home indoor/outdoor audio, stainless steel cable handrail system, integrated smart home technology for all lighting, A/V, HVAC & security, 4 sump pumps, 3 tankless hot water heaters, fresh air circulation for superior indoor air quality, whole home generator, lifetime warranty roof shingles and energy efficient closed cell insulation. The yard spaces have multiple bluestone patios, natural gas fire pit, putting green, waterfall feature, custom stone planters and automated sprinkler system and mature landscaping professionally maintained by Chalet. Located within walking distance to award winning Wescott Elementary School, Metra, town, shopping, parks and the library. This home is an architectural masterpiece and has won multiple awards for both the engineering and design elements, truly one of a kind, not to be missed!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 2,850,000
  • Lot Size
  • 0.48 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 4,948
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 5
  • Year Built
  • 2018
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Northbrook
  • Taxes
  • 34002
  • County
  • COOK
  • Style
  • Prairie
  • Area
  • Northbrook
  • MLS#
  • 11035592
  • Zip
  • 60062
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Data Source: Midwest Real Estate Data LLC



Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Refrigerator, Range Hood
Architectural Style Prairie
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Partial
Community Features Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Electric 400 Amp Service or Greater
Elementary School Wescott Elementary School
Elementary School District 30
Energy Efficient Water Heater, Enhanced Air Filtration
Exterior Features Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
Garage Spaces 3
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Indv Controls, Zoned
High School Glenbrook North High School
High School District 225
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Open Floorplan
Middle/Junior High School Maple School
Middle/Junior School District 30
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm, Overhead Sewers
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 34002.13
Total Rooms 12
Township Northfield

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Crawl, Rec/Family Area
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Double Sink, Soaking Tub
Bedroomspossible 5
Below Grade Finished Area 1869
Fireplace Features Double Sided, Gas Starter
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Island, Pantry-Butler, Custom Cabinetry
Laundry Features In Unit, Sink
Room Type Bedroom 5, Office, Recreation Room, Media Room, Foyer, Mud Room
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features All

Exterior Features

Door Features Panel Door(s), Sliding Glass Door(s)
Exterior Stone
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 125 X 167
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Landscaped
Lot Size Acres 0.4792
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Addtl Room 1 Name 15X12 Basement Carpet
Dining Room 15X12 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 36X13 Main Level Hardwood
Addtl Room 6 Name 14X11 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 19X15 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 22X19 Main Level Hardwood
Addtl Room 4 Name 15X12 Basement Carpet
Addtl Room 7 Name 11X8 Main Level Ceramic Tile
Addtl Room 2 Name 15X13 2nd Level Hardwood
Addtl Room 3 Name 26X16 Basement Carpet


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

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Based on the average sale price from the Loves Park, IL office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Wescott Elementary School
Middle School Maple School Middle School
High School Glenbrook North High School

Price History

3/29/2021 Listed $2,850,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60062

AVG $1.16M
AVG $14,892
AVG 157
Year Built
AVG 1984
AVG 32
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2256 Farnsworth Lane Northbrook, IL is a Single Family Home for sale at $2850000 with 4948 sqft and a lot size of 0.48 Acres Acre(s). 2256 Farnsworth Lane Northbrook has 4 bedrooms, 5 baths and was built in 2018. The property's zip code is 60062 which is in Northbrook, IL

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