Golf Course
491 Essex Lane Crystal Lake, IL
$ 845,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10904339
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyMC HENRY
  • CityCrystal Lake
  • AreaCrystal Lake - Lakewood - Prairie Grove
  • NeighborhoodNorth Shore
  • Zip60014
  • StyleCape Cod
  • Year Built2001
  • Taxes20302
  • Price$ 845,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5600
  • Lot Size0.45 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Baird & Warner
Property Description

One of a kind luxury property in the coveted 'Gates' neighborhood. Builder's own home with the finest finishes and distinctive, casually elegant style. Situated in a premium location, just steps to the lake, beaches, parks, the Dole Arts Park, and Crystal Lake Country Club. This 5600sf custom home exudes warmth and charm, and the thoughtful open floor plan allows for ease of living and entertaining. Architectural details include dual staircases, oversized crown moulding and custom millwork throughout, Pella windows, and a cozy hearth room for a fireplace dining experience. Additional elements include a large tandem work-from-home office space (perfect for two remote workers or learners), spacious mud/laundry room, a huge 2nd floor bonus/recreation room, surround sound in family room and bonus room, screen porch, hardscape patio with built-in grill and fire pit, and a very private yard with mature arborvitaes. The entire interior is professionally designed, including high-end handcrafted custom kitchen cabinetry, Wolfe and Sub Zero professional appliances, marble countertops, custom window treatments, and luxurious bathrooms with Kohler fixtures. For hobbyists or boaters, this home's piece de resistance may be the 5+ car heated garage with large workshop. Crystal Lake Country Club is a two minute walk, and offers an iconic golf course with a rich history, as well as clay and hardcourt tennis (lighted for nighttime play), pickleball, pool, and indoor/outdoor dining. The unrivaled 'Gates lifestyle' awaits you, schedule a private tour today. (Note: this home is within Crystal Lake City limits - public water, access to 3 Oaks Recreation Area/Quarry Wakeboard Park/Public Library comes with home). Watch video tour link!

Elementary School Middle School High School
South Elementary School Richard F Bernotas Middle School Crystal Lake Central High School
Price History
10/13/2020 Listed $845,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Architectural Style Cape Cod
Community Features Lake, Dock, Water Rights
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
Elementary School South Elementary School
Exterior Features Porch Screened, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Zoned
High School Crystal Lake Central High School
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
Junior High Richard F Bernotas Middle School
New Construction No
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active Under Contract

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Basement Partial
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink, Full Body Spray Shower, Soaking Tub
Bedroomspossible 4
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Walk-in
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Other
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 118X181X118X181
Lot Features Mature Trees
Water Source Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Dining Room 20X11 Main Level Hardwood
Eating Area 9X8 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 23X21 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room Not Applicable
Master Bedroom 24X17 2nd Level Hardwood
Office 22X13 Main Level Hardwood
Pantry 7X7 Main Level Hardwood
Recreation Rm 29X24 2nd Level Carpet
Screened Porch 17X14 Main Level Hardwood
Sitting 19X16 Main Level Hardwood


  • 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 60014

AVG $270K
AVG $7,036
AVG 36
Year Built
AVG 1982
AVG 26
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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