26537 Wakeview Road Barrington, IL 60010
Listing Courtesy of: Midwest Real Estate Data / Coldwell Banker Realty / Lori Rowe

  26537 Wakeview Road Barrington, IL 60010

Contingent (32 Days)


First time on market...exciting and inviting 7000+ SF! Ideally situated on a private 1+ acre wooded lot in one of Lake County Barrington's most desirable neighborhoods, this inviting & exciting masterpiece exudes quality from top to bottom, inside & out. Walnut stained floors, soaring ceilings, expansive windows, river rock fireplace, knotty custom cabinetry, rich millwork, high-end light fixts, one-of-a-kind baths AND spectacular in-ground pool w/ waterfall...this one has it all. Impressive stone, brick & J. Hardy plank construction w/ copper detail, arched windows w/ limestone borders, & cedar roof 2018. Wide foyer w/ sweeping staircase, rich millwork, gentle arches, 2 closets & custom entry door w/ leaded glass & transom. Two-story Great Room features a wall of windows, box beam ceiling, river rock fireplace w/ chunky wood mantel & raised hearth, custom inset bookcases with crown tops & clever corner bar w/ seating, sink, wine fridge 2018, custom lighting & high-profile knotty pine detail (Think: Onion Pub). Now, THIS is a kitchen! Two-story Heart of the Home kitchen boasts rustic cabinetry w/ crown detail, curved island w/ seating, sink & curio shelves, miles of stone counters, Subzero stainless French door refrigerator 2018, Thermador double ovens, cooktop & exhaust hood/vent 2021, Thermador dishwasher 2021, triple stacked windows over stainless sink, recessed lighting & spacious sun-drenched dining space w/ glass doors to sunroom & deck. White wood plank volume ceiling, new heated tile floor, TV hookup, 2 walls of real windows (2015) and door to deck in cheerful sunporch. Wide arched entry to living room/main level study w/ floor-to-ceiling windows & crown molding. Huge dining room with floor-to-ceiling transomed windows, chair rail & crown molding, adjacent butler's pantry, & antique patina & crystal bead chandelier can accommodate ANY suite. Chest-style vanity w/ double thick stone top &retro faucet in powder room. Giant laundry center/drop zone with full wall of counters & new cabinets, new stone finish tile floor, stainless sink, service door, back staircase w/ new carpet & double door closet. Fire door to oversized sideload 3-car garage with high voltage charging port. Hardwood floors 2015 continue on 2nd level in the wide hallway & into the spacious owners' suite. The vaulted ceilings, double stacked arched windows, stone finish horizontal tile heated floor in sleek bath w/ oversized clear glass 2023 enclosed shower, jetted tub in alcove, white solid surface dual vanities, private water closet, makeup counter, and two customized walk-in closets provide a tranquil retreat. Volume ceilings, generous closets, charming alcoves, new carpeting, and ceiling fans in bedrooms. The shared bath is massive with heated tile floor, separate long white vanities, window seat, hand-carved white framed mirrors, and private water closet. Knotty pine framed mirror is perfect w/ the custom cabinetry & linen tower in ensuite bath. Enjoy the same high-quality finish in the wonderful walkout w/ its beamed ceiling, river rock fireplace, built-in curio displays, full bath, big bar/kitchen w/glass display cabinets, granite top bar w/ beadboard detail, 2 bev fridges 2018,microwave & abundant cabinets & drawers. Plenty of space for games, poker table, & non-stop entertainment. Wander out the atrium doors 2015 to the mesmerizing pool w/waterfall & hot tub, extensive hardscape, gardens, seating areas, stone steps, & backdrop of mature trees. Pool boasts new heater 2023 & cleaner 2022. Driveway & garage doors new in 2021. J Hardy siding, gutters, & 60% of windows done in 2015. Aqua-Clear blower for septic 2021, 2 new water heaters 2022, ejector & sump pumps 2022, large fan-powered humidifier 2020: never used, additional front landscaping 2022, whole house chlorinator system 2018, & furnaces 2010. Top-rated North Barrington Elementary is like a private academy. Minutes to shopping, restaurants, parks, Bangs Lake, & access roads.

MLS #:
Lot Size
1.12 acres
Single-Family Home
Year Built
School District
Lake County
The Moorings

Listed By

Lori Rowe, Coldwell Banker Realty
Midwest Real Estate Data as distributed by MLS Grid
Last checked Jul 25 2024 at 2:48 PM GMT+0000
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathroom: 1
Interior Features
  • Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar-Wet
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Heated Floors
  • First Floor Laundry
  • Built-In Features
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Bookcases
  • Ceiling - 9 Foot
  • Coffered Ceiling(s)
  • Beamed Ceilings
  • Open Floorplan
  • Granite Counters
  • Separate Dining Room
  • Pantry
  • Laundry: Multiple Locations
  • Laundry: Sink
  • Humidifier
  • Water-Softener Owned
  • Tv-Cable
  • Security System
  • Co Detectors
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Sump Pump
  • Multiple Water Heaters
  • Appliance: Double Oven
  • Appliance: Microwave
  • Appliance: Dishwasher
  • Appliance: High End Refrigerator
  • Appliance: Freezer
  • Appliance: Washer
  • Appliance: Dryer
  • Appliance: Disposal
  • Appliance: Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
  • Appliance: Wine Refrigerator
  • Appliance: Cooktop
  • Appliance: Built-In Oven
  • Appliance: Range Hood
  • Appliance: Water Softener Owned
  • Appliance: Wall Oven
  • The Moorings
Lot Information
  • Fenced Yard
  • Landscaped
  • Mature Trees
Property Features
  • None
  • Fireplace: 2
  • Fireplace: Family Room
  • Fireplace: Basement
  • Fireplace: Gas Log
  • Fireplace: Gas Starter
  • Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
Heating and Cooling
  • Natural Gas
  • Forced Air
  • Sep Heating Systems - 2+
  • Zoned
  • Central Air
Basement Information
  • Full
  • Walkout
  • Finished
  • Exterior Access
  • 8 Ft + Pour
  • Rec/Family Area
Homeowners Association Information
  • Dues: $750/Annually
Exterior Features
  • Brick
  • Roof: Shake
Utility Information
  • Utilities: Water Source: Private Well
  • Sewer: Septic-Private
School Information
  • Elementary School: North Barrington Elementary Scho
  • Middle School: Barrington Middle School-Station
  • High School: Barrington High School
  • Attached
  • Garage Door Opener(s)
Living Area
  • 4,980 sqft
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