3-acre estate with 5 fireplaces and lush gardens in Naperville

DOWNERS GROVE, IL — Three acres of lush landscaping create a picturesque backdrop for this beautiful Naperville mansion. As soon as you enter through the arched doorway, you will be blown away by the elegance of this home. Limestone tile floors give way to cherry wood accents that give the sprawling space an inviting feel.

Sunlight streams in through 14 windows into the family room, including an upper tier of windows that soar to the 20 foot ceiling. An intricately carved fireplace provides the perfect place to curl up in the winter. Or, you can head to your personal library, which is lined with cathedral windows, wooden bookshelves with black doors, and another fireplace.

You will find three other fireplaces throughout this property, including one in the finished basement, which also includes a home theater and a gym with sauna.

Step outside to gaze upon an expanse of greenery that includes gardens, trees, and plenty of space to entertain guests.

  • Address: 24w141 Hobson Rd, Naperville, IL
  • Price: $4,800,000
  • Square feet: 12224
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • Listing Description: Set on three acres of lush grounds and several whimsical gardens, this immaculate estate boasts over 12,000 square feet of living space! Step up your private gated entrance which leads to a beautiful brick paved driveway with adjoining walkways and gardens. This grand English Tudor estate has many elegant features that took artisans and craftsmen three years to create. You will feel like you are living in a fairy tale as you step through your cathedral doors and enter your opulent cherry wood foyer with beautiful limestone tile floors. Dine in style under the dining room’s hand-carved plaster ceiling, which is beautifully lit by a wall of handcrafted leaded windows. Work from home in your beautifully appointed library, adorned with cathedral ceilings, custom-made light fixtures, and built-in cabinets with large screen doors. The large open family room has 20 foot ceilings and fourteen windows to illuminate this space. Antique six-light chandeliers, a cement fireplace, and stunning views from the second-floor balcony make this space truly unique. Antique white oak floors lead you to the kitchen, which has stunning hand-glazed French cabinets and granite countertops. Feel like a professional chef cooking on your four-burner Viking range with grill and griddle, oven, convection oven and warming drawer to the Dual Sub-Zero refrigerators with freezer drawers behind the extraordinary handcrafted panels that blend seamlessly in this space. The spacious kitchen also has a breakfast area with a magnificent limestone fireplace. Located between the kitchen and dining area is a true butler’s pantry with an additional Sub-Zero walk-in refrigerator behind a wall of cherry wainscoting. The dumbwaiter makes transporting heavy items easily accessible on the lower level of this home. The first floor also includes two expansive master bedroom suites, making it perfect for in-laws, nanny or guest bedrooms. The walkout lower level offers a home theater, workout room with sauna, temperature-controlled wine cellar, billiard area, interesting passageways, second full kitchen, plenty of storage, and substantial open space for entertaining . The rear gardens of this property are truly enchanting. Extensive patios and gardens are the perfect outdoor backdrop for relaxing and entertaining. Nestled near the rear of the property, a storage building designed specifically to match the stunning exterior of this home’s mansion adds elegance to your outdoor storage needs. Have peace knowing you have complete privacy as the lot is fully fenced with a six foot wrought iron fence. This large estate also features a smart home system capable of letting you control security, lighting, surround sound and more with the ease of one-touch controls. Everything you could ask for in a home and more! If you appreciate quality and elegance, this house is made for you!

Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties

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Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties
Listed by: Fabio Brancati, @properties