Living in a Fairy Tale Home in Old Highland Park
June 9th, 2014 | by The Update
Built in 1925, this 7,480 square-foot home in Old Highland Park exemplifies gracious estate living. The home at 3712 Alice Circle is listed for $10,500,000. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
Perfectly placed on a beautiful lot in Old Highland Park, the home at 3712 Alice Circle is sure to sweep guests off their feet. Romantic and luxurious, this exquisite English stone manor is situated among mature cedars, chittamwoods and live oak trees.
Its gardens display glorious roses, azaleas, wisteria and English ivy. A pool and adjacent gazebo offer a charming oasis for entertaining among the spacious lawns and courtyards.
Built in 1925, this 7,480 square-foot home has been wondrously revived and restored throughout the years. Architectural details and quality updates blend seamlessly. Family and friends are welcomed through arched stone doorways and into a foyer with elegant hardwoods, crown moldings and a stately staircase. Formal entertaining spaces flank the foyer. To the left, the light-filled dining room offers the ideal backdrop for entertaining. To the right, a formal living room includes a spacious conversation area and one of the home’s seven fireplaces.
The kitchen features custom cabinets, authentic beamed ceiling and an antiqued hardwood floor. Stone detailing adds to the character of this chef’s paradise, and a spacious center island provides additional prep space. A brick fireplace creates a warm and cozy feel.
The spacious master suite is true luxury with a fireplace and private sitting room. The master bath has marble flooring and a separate jetted tub and shower. Dual vanities and walk-in closets provide ample storage space. Additional amenities in this home include a handsome study with adjacent wet bar, an exercise room, a great room with vaulted and beamed ceilings, as well as four additional bedrooms and a three-car garage. Listed for $10,500,000.
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