NAPERVILLE, IL — Adventure awaits at this riverside mansion, which boasts an infinity pool with a waterfall and diving board, an outdoor fireplace, a sports court and loads of other amenities.
Perched on the banks of the DuPage River, this coveted property is a perfect place to entertain guests for a pool party, backyard barbecue, basketball game or a soak in the hot tub. Winding staircases, stone fountains, palatial columns and lush landscaping enhance the charm of this outdoor area, which also features fire pits, a putting green and a full bath.
The interior of this home is equally impressive. You can watch your favorite show on a rotating flat-screen television or head down to the 12-seat theatre in your finished basement to kick back and watch a movie.
When you want to venture out, grab a kayak and head out onto the river or walk to nearby Whalon Lake. Address: 51 Ford Ln, Naperville, IL
Square feet: 5928
Listing Description: The perfect home for an active person or family! It’s one of the largest properties on the DuPage river. Access the river from your own backyard for kayaking, rafting and fishing. Ride your bike down the street to the well known DuPage River Trail, ideal for cycling, running and hiking. Next door to DuPage River Sports Complex with soccer and baseball fields, basketball courts and hockey ring.
This estate is walking distance to a huge dog park and Whalon lake, which is ideal for boating and fishing. You’ll also be only a 10-minute drive from the action of downtown Naperville. Grocery stores, dry cleaners, banks, shops and restaurants are about a mile away and you’ll also hae easy access to highways! The property spans just shy of one acre along the DuPage River. The details make this Naperville estate a must-see.
There has been over $7 million invested in nearly 10,000 square feet of luxury that could not be built today for that price. The amenities begin right as you pull in and encounter the stucco, stone and copper exterior, with its slate roof, tucked amid lush gardens. The exterior also features a heated driveway, walkways and a garage.
Step into the formal entrance and dining room to encounter an exquisite Murano chandelier. The finest custom kitchen features a large island with a second sink and dishwasher, an eating area, a wet bar with six stools, etched glass built-ins, Viking appliances, a 48-inch range, two Bosch dishwashers and the french culinary masterpiece, a La Cornue rotisserie oven. Both the Viking refrigerator and freezer are full size.