Character, warmth and personality abound in this eastside charmer! Steve Rugo of Rugo/Raff Architects oversaw a masterful renovation and adaptive re-use of spaces for the current owners in 2005, earning them a Lake Forest Historic Preservation Foundation Award in 2008. Architectural details, and superb quality are immediately apparent. Millwork, handsome panel doors, and gorgeous hardware enhance the home. Reception entry with fireplace, does double duty as a library/office. Formal living room with tall, trayed ceiling, opens to glorious private patio and yard. Separate formal dining room. Fabulous custom kitchen, features solid maple cabinets, SubZero, honed granite counters and AGA 6/4 series range. The kitchen overlooks the delightful family room, with tall ceilings, fireplace, and wonderful views of the property. First floor master with spa like bath, double vanities, deep tub and separate shower. French doors are found in the master suite, living room and family room. The second floor provides three family bedrooms, one with an ensuite bath and two sharing a hall bath. The second floor foyer provides a great study or office area. There is a first floor laundry/utility room, another full bath, plus a guest powder room. There are hardwood floors throughout both the first and second floors. The basement is partially finished, for recreation or exercise. There is a second laundry room and additional storage area. Two car attached garage. This home is a treasure, located in a premier location, just moments to town. You will be taken by the comfortable nature and quiet elegance the moment you enter. The patio and grounds are private and tranquil.