480 Oak Street, Winnetka


5 Beds
5½ Baths
6,341 Sqft
½ Acres
3 Garages

Built in 1913 and designed by notable Chicago architect Benjamin Marshall, 480 Oak Street remains a vestige of the historic grand estates of Winnetka. Today, this incomparable French Regency residence commands an exceptional waterside location showcasing panoramic views of Lake Michigan as well as enjoying the convenience of being minutes from the Village. The current owners, in collaboration with prestigious architects and engineers undertook a three year restoration and preservation of the house, grounds, bluff and beach. The result has ensured the integrity of the shoreline as well as beautifying the property. Exquisite taste, the finest materials and expert craftsmanship are evident throughout the 6300 square foot residence. For the buyer who enjoys the extraordinary 480 Oak Street represents the perfect blend of historic significance, fine architectural design, stunning enhancements, impeccable maintenance, solid structural elements and a treasured waterfront landscape.

Essential Information
MLS® #10382705
Full Baths5
Half Baths1
Square Footage6,341
Sub-TypeDetached Single
StyleFrench Provincial
Community Information
Address480 Oak Street
Zip Code60093
AmenitiesCurbs/Gutters, Street Paved
Parking Spaces3
# of Garages3
GaragesGarage Door Opener(s)
Is WaterfrontYes
CoolingCentral Air, Space Pac
# of Fireplaces3
FireplacesWood Burning
Stories2 Stories
Has BasementYes
BasementPartially Finished
Interior Features

Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, In-Law Arrangement, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom


Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Freezer, Cooktop, Oven/Built-in, Range Hood


Gas, Electric, Forced Air, Zoned

Exterior FeaturesPatio
Lot DescriptionBeach, Lake Front, Water View
School Information
ElementaryGreeley Elementary School
MiddleCarleton W Washburne School

New Trier Twp H.S. Northfield/Wi


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Property History
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
Status Changed from Active to Price ChangePrice Reduced from $4,479,000 to $3,999,999
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
Status Changed from Active to Price ChangePrice Reduced from $4,799,000 to $4,479,000
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
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Listing information last updated on February 20th, 2020 at 8:35pm CST.