Stunning glass house listed for $ 795,000 in Downers Grove

DOWNERS GROVE, IL – Nestled in peaceful woodland, this glass house offers 360 degree views of your beautiful surroundings. There’s even a screened-in porch with a glass ceiling, so you can gaze at the stars from the comfort of your home.

  • Address: 4918 Wallbank Ave, Downers Grove, Illinois
  • Price: $ 795,000
  • Square feet: 2016
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2 full bathrooms and 1 half bath
  • Built: 1974
  • Features: Modernist 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath steel and glass home designed by architect Richard Marker as his own home. Style of Mies van der Rohe, Philip Johnson, A James Speyer and David Haid. Located on a wooded plot for maximum privacy and connection to the surrounding nature. Steps away from 2 Metra stations, Downers Grove town center, 3 schools and Prince Pond. The unique home has original features including white oak floors, wooden ceilings, floor-to-ceiling glass walls and windows, skylights, kitchen cabinets and a metal spiral staircase . Fireplace and screened veranda with glass ceiling. Open floor plan, flexible rooms and views to every exterior wall. Living room and dining room. Master bedroom with fully renovated bathroom and den / flex room that overlooks the natural backyard. Full-size basement with recreation room with bar, .5-bath, workshop, storage and exterior access. New high efficiency double HVAC system, appliances, refurbished bathrooms and floors.

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