Views - Master on Main
25771 N Saint Marys Road Mettawa, IL
$ 3,900,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11018712
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityMettawa
  • AreaMettawa
  • Zip60048
  • StyleEnglish
  • Year Built1920
  • Taxes27443
  • Price$ 3,900,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms3
  • Sqr Footage7000
  • Lot Size5 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Griffith, Grant & Lackie
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

Breathtaking English country estate, nestled between Lake Forest and Libertyville, originally designed by the noted Harrie T. Lindeberg as a retreat and gentleman's farm. "Rimwold" offers a seamless blend of outstanding architecture and modern amenities. Surrounded by nature on a thoughtfully landscaped 5 acres adjacent to 290+ acres of Forest Preserve, the estate offers a storybook setting and consists of the main house, a four bedroom coach house, a gorgeous guest/ pool house and a stunning infinity pool with a waterfall and spa, a greenhouse, a small orchard and a charming vegetable garden. Beautifully renovated, the former Infant Welfare Society showcase house, offers grand scaled rooms, tall ceilings with hand cut beams (circa 1800), beautiful wood burning fireplaces, custom millwork and magnificent windows. The house also boasts a handsome paneled library, an elegant living room and a large formal dining room with an adjacent anteroom and a billiard room. A stunning Christopher Peacock kitchen with high end appliances, butlers pantry and a spacious Great Room with a massive fireplace and sweeping views of the spectacular grounds. The private bedroom wing offers a luxurious master suite with spa like bath and two additional en-suite bedrooms. The home also features a finished lower level with a wine cellar and recreation rooms. The second floor offers additional rooms and expansion potential. Other highlights include a back up generator, monitoring system, brick driveway and motor court, a large five car attached garage with storage above, plus additional 2 car garage with the coach house. Numerous patios and stone court yards, perfect for large scale entertaining or intimate gatherings. A truly special offering, ultimate in privacy surrounded by woodlands and prairie, just minutes to town, upscale shopping, restaurants and award winning schools! With easy access to major highways and O'Hare Airport this home has all the comforts of modern living! Award-winning schools!

Elementary School High School
Laura B Sprague School Elementary School Adlai E Stevenson High School
Price History
3/12/2021 Listed $3,900,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Range Hood
Architectural Style English
Association Fee Includes None
Cooling Central Air
Elementary School Laura B Sprague School
Elementary School District 103
Garage Spaces 6
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Steam
High School Adlai E Stevenson High School
High School District 125
Middle/Junior School District 103
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Shake
Sewer Septic-Private
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 27443.52
Total Rooms 13
Township Vernon

Interior Features

Basement Full
Basement Partially Finished
Bedroomspossible 4
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 3
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Closet, Breakfast Room, Custom Cabinetry, Granite Counters
Room Type Eating Area, Library, Recreation Room, Game Room, Sewing Room, Foyer, Mud Room, Other Room
Total Baths 9
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick, Stucco
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached, Detached
Lot Dimensions 495X440
Lot Size Acres 5
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Dining Room 25X17 Main Level Hardwood
Eating Area 10X15 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 29X17 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 41X9 Main Level
Game Rm 10X15 Basement
Library 29X18 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 30X17 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 24X18 Main Level Hardwood
Mud 12X10 Main Level
Other 20X18 Main Level Carpet
Recreation Rm 30X20 Basement
Sewing 12X14 2nd Level 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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60048

AVG $910K
AVG $15,974
AVG 154
Year Built
AVG 1985
AVG 32
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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