25240 S Schoolhouse Road Manhattan , IL 60442


5 Beds
5 full, 1 half Baths
5,000 Sqft
598,950 Sqft lot
13.75 Acre lot
Status: Active
Property Type: Single Family Residence
Year Built: 2005
Days on Website: 46
Sprawling 13+ acre private estate is a dream come true. Long gravel driveway past your fully stocked pond with fishing pier and lit fountain. At over 5,000 sq. ft. above grade, this is a mansion for sure but not at all pretentious. More like your favorite friend that knows all your likes and that you can't wait to return to after a long day. Circle drive to paver patio and covered front porch to welcome your guests. Dining room with decorative ceiling and butler's station for formal gatherings. A flex space with double pocket doors can be used as living room, study or even a main level bedroom if needed. Great room with 2 sided fireplace unites the chef inspired kitchen. High end appliances, including a double oven, expansive refrigerator with beverage center, walk-in pantry and 2 tiered complimenting island with 2nd sink and seating for 5. There is room for all to prepare the most gourmet meals. Breakfast nook engulfed in windows opens to paver patio and fenced, 9 ft deep saltwater in-ground pool. Other outdoor entertaining spaces include a deck off the living room and the primary ensuite. Bonus large patio with fire pit and pond views. Stunning wood staircase to loft area uniting four spacious upper level bedrooms each with access to a full bathroom. Open balcony to the gorgeous great room below. Primary is a spa like escape all its own with a vaulted ceiling, cozy fireplace, rich cabinetry, jetted tub and separate shower. Step out and enjoy private views of your estate grounds. Sprinklers keep it lush effortlessly. Separate garage access from the loft upstairs and from the unfinished basement. Lower level features a dual sided stone fireplace and is ready for expansion if needed. Every detail has been considered. Home office command center on main level with attached mudroom and bathroom. Attached 3 car garage. Container to hold salt is conveniently located in the barn. No lugging bags to the basement. 400 amp service to home. 50 x 80 outbuilding with 16 ft. walls and 14 ft. doors. 2 lofts, a private office, full bath and a pool storage area. Heated and cooled office with 100 amp service to outbuilding. A definite work from home option or store your toys, the possibilities are endless. 25kw generator. New roof in 2020 and water heaters 2021. Custom lighting package highlights this dream estate perfectly. Off the beaten path, but within a short drive of shopping, dining and entertainment. Great School District including Lincoln-Way West High School!

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