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399 Ridge Avenue

399 Ridge Avenue, Winnetka, IL 60093

Nestled in the highly coveted downtown Winnetka, this remarkable residence enjoys an unrivaled location mere steps away from the Metra train stop, library, upscale shopping, fine dining establishments, exceptional schools, and lush parks. This quintessential American home places you right in the heart of the vibrant community, where every convenience and indulgence are within effortless reach. As you step inside, a gracious foyer welcomes you, setting the tone for the warm and inviting ambiance that awaits. Hardwood floors grace the entire home, complemented by crown molding that exudes an air of timeless elegance. The living room boasts a captivating brick surround fireplace, framed by beautiful stained glass windows that infuse the space with a kaleidoscope of hues. Plantation shutters adorn the windows, allowing you to control the natural light that fills the room. An arched entryway leads to the oversized dining room, adorned with chair rail moldings, providing an exquisite setting for memorable gatherings. The all-white kitchen is a culinary haven, featuring ample cabinetry, spacious countertops, and an island that offers both functionality and style. With its thoughtful design, this space invites culinary exploration and creativity. A convenient mudroom with organizers, a full bath, and a butler's pantry complete the first floor, ensuring optimal practicality and seamless everyday living. Ascending to the second floor, a bright and roomy primary suite awaits, adorned with exquisite built-ins and boasting a deep closet to accommodate your wardrobe and more. Three additional bedrooms offer versatility and comfort, while an updated hall bath with heated floors and a linen closet epitomizes the attention to detail evident throughout the home. The third-floor bonus room presents a wealth of possibilities, whether it be transformed into a second master suite or utilized as an additional living and entertaining space, catering to your unique lifestyle. The versatile lower level features a walkout to the backyard, unveiling a fifth bedroom, a full bath, an updated recreation room, and ample storage. This level seamlessly blends form and function, providing additional living space and catering to various needs. Other noteworthy highlights include a roof installed in '05, space pac system'04, copper plumbing, two-car garage '13, newer windows, water heater'16, updated appliances, freshly painted exterior '21, new dryer '22, new porch screens in '23, a fenced yard, and more. This exceptional residence embodies the perfect blend of timeless charm and modern upgrades, offering a luxurious and convenient lifestyle within the heart of downtown Winnetka. Embrace the opportunity to make this house your home, where cherished memories await and a community of sophistication and allure embraces you at every turn.

Features & Amenities


Total Bedrooms 4
Total Bathrooms 3
Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Other Interior Features Hardwood Floors, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features


Garage Space 2.0
Water Source Public
ROOF Asphalt
Lot Features Fenced Yard
Heat Type Radiator(s)
Air Conditioning Space Pac
Sewer Public Sewer

Area & Lot

Status Sold
LOT SIZE 7,492.32 Sq.Ft.
MLS® ID 11785450
Type Residential
Year Built 1907
Neighborhood Winnetka
Architecture Styles Farmhouse
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Greeley Elementary School
MIDDLE SCHOOL Carleton W Washburne School
HIGH SCHOOL New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi
School District 203


SALES PRICE $799,000

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