Price Reduction
465 Merry Oaks Drive Sycamore, IL
$ 998,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10455939
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDE KALB
  • CitySycamore
  • AreaSycamore
  • NeighborhoodMerry Oaks
  • Zip60178
  • Style
  • Year Built2005
  • Taxes30590
  • Price$ 998,900
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6665
  • Lot Size1.35 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Century 21 Affiliated
Property Description

Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to own one of the most admired homes in Sycamore! Designed by renown Architect Paul Florian, this home reflects the English Arts & Craft style, taking advantage of the gorgeous 1.35 Acre wooded setting. This gracious home reflects the sellers desire for a home that could be used for frequent entertaining, while providing the warmth & comfort of a true family home. Special touches throughout the home include 4 Fireplaces, Custom Crafted Millwork, Unique Custom Designed Flooring, Thoughtful Accent Lighting, Zoned Heating & Cooling, Gourmet "Cooks" Kitchen w/Attached Butlers Pantry & Amazing Access to the Outdoor Living Spaces that connect you to the Natural Woodland Setting. Clad in Natural Cedar & Stone with Copper Accents & featuring Brick Paver Driveway, Sidewalks & Forecourt that leads to the 5 Car (could be 8 with Lifts) Heated Garage. Don't miss the Fabulous Turret, offering Copper Roof & Abundant Windows, perfect for Art Studio or Potting Shed.

Price History
7/18/2019 Listed $1,200,000
10/9/2019 9% - $1,099,000
11/14/2019 10% - $998,900

General Features

Age 11-15 Years
Area Amenities Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 No
County De Kalb
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions Rt 64 W to Rt 23 (Main St) N to Merry Oaks Dr W to home
District Elementary School 427
District High School 427
District Middle/Junior School 427
General Information None
HOA Fee 425
HOA Fee Frequency Annual
New Construction No
Parking Garage
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Subdivision Name Merry Oaks
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 30590
Waterfront No
Year Built 2005

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments Shades
4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 4 Name Dark Rm
Addtl Room 4 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 5 Name Foyer
Addtl Room 5 Window Treatments Plantation Shutters
Addtl Room 6 Name Pantry
Addtl Room 7 Name Screened Porch
Addtl Room 8 Name Mud
Addtl Room 8 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 9 Flooring Other
Addtl Room 9 Name Storage
Air Conditioning Central Air, Zoned
Basement Full, English
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Finished, Exterior Access
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 15X17
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 14X14
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 12X17
Corporate Limits Sycamore
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 13X18
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments None
Equipment Humidifier, Water-Softener Owned, TV-Cable, Security System, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan, Sump Pump, Multiple Water Heaters
Family Room Dimensions 17X24
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Attached Fireplace Doors/Screen, Gas Logs, Gas Starter
Fireplace Locations Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 4
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Heater Fuel Type Gas, Forced Air
Interior Features Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features
Kitchen Appliances Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Oven/Built-in, Range Hood, Water Softener Owned
Kitchen Dimensions 15X21
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Island, Pantry-Butler
Laundry Dimensions 11X14
Laundry Features Laundry Chute, Sink
Laundry Level/Floor Basement
Living Area 6665
Living Room Dimensions 19X19
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 20X23
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 13X13
Other Room 2 Dimensions 18X25
Other Room 3 Dimensions 21X34
Other Room 4 Dimensions 9X22
Other Room 4 Level Basement
Other Room 5 Dimensions 25X14
Other Room 6 Dimensions 7X11
Other Room 6 Level Main Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 15X16
Other Room 7 Level Main Level
Other Room 8 Dimensions 9X13
Other Room 9 Dimensions 26X45
Rooms List Breakfast Room, Study, Recreation Room, Dark Room, Foyer, Pantry, Screened Porch, Mud Room, Storage
Street Suffix Drive
Total Bathrooms 4.2
Total Rooms 12

Exterior Features

City Sycamore
Acreage 1.35
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Brick, Circular
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, Patio, Porch Screened, Invisible Fence
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s), Heated, Multiple Garages
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 5
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 41X38X177X29X224X225X217
Lot Features Landscaped Professionally, Wooded, Mature Trees
Lot Size Area 1.0-1.99 Acres
Roof Wood Shakes/Shingles
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Breakfast Rm 13X13 Main Level Hardwood
Dark Rm 9X22 Basement Slate
Dining Room 13X18 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Family Room 17X24 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 25X14 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 19X19 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 20X23 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 9X13 Main Level
Pantry 7X11 Main Level Hardwood
Recreation Rm 21X34 Basement Hardwood
Screened Porch 15X16 Main Level
Storage 26X45 Basement Other
Study 18X25 Main Level Hardwood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60178

AVG $290K
AVG $4,447
AVG 11
Year Built
AVG 1983
AVG 21
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