This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from April 14, 2011
Tucked away from the street and at the southwest end of a brick lined courtyard stands this wonderful townhouse. One of only six homes, this exquisitely maintained group is centrally located to everything in Winnetka. What a fabulous way to simplify your life! There is a lovely private fenced backyard but no need to spend time cutting the grass or tree trimming all part of the monthly assessment. The delightful sunny flower bed is large enough to accommodate lots of your favorites, yet not so big as it becomes your lifes work! In addition, the monthly assessment includes insurance for the common areas, exterior maintenance, snow removal with a portion going into the reserve fund for capital improvements such as replacing roofs, gutters, fences, etc.Ownership is fee simple and there is a homeowners association. There are by-laws, budgets and meetings and they are self managed. The association has a 30-day notification requirement between the time a contract is sign and the closing. Each home can have no more than two dogs or cats. The units cannot be purchased as investment property as they cannot be used as rentals.The bright and open interior features hardwood floors, a wood burning fireplace, and a fully appointed kitchen with room for a small table. Plantation shutters cover the dining room L window and the living room sliding doors that lead to the yard. This townhome has a very special and a rare feature: the flexible extra first floor room and a full bath. There are bookshelves and a charming window seat. Perfect as informal space Perfect as a third bedroom.Up the oak staircase to the second floor where there are two bedrooms both have great closet space, each with a bath en suite and permanent stairs to a terrific walk-up storage attic.The garage is attached how perfect plus a full basement with endless possibilities. This is a terrific place to call home!