3N030 Morningside Avenue

West Chicago IL, 60185


$328.08 per sqft


6 Beds

5 Baths

6,858 sqft


Built in 1977

Courtesy of Lindsey Williams Realty

Experience the pinnacle of architectural brilliance with this breathtaking Prairie Ranch-style estate, architected by Frank Lloyd Wright protege Robert E. Dwyer. This remarkable 6-bedroom, 5-bathroom masterpiece spans approximately 6,857 square feet and is set on a sprawling 11.54-acre property, where sophisticated design harmoniously blends with the natural landscape. Immerse yourself in an equestrian haven that elevates luxury and convenience. On expansive acres of verdant pastures, this exceptional property offers a sanctuary for horse enthusiasts and those yearning for a peaceful, idyllic lifestyle. The open-concept living and dining spaces are perfect for entertaining. The spacious living room, with its striking use of natural materials, built-in furnishings, and dual-zone air conditioners, serves as the heart of the home. A stunning gas log fireplace crafted from natural stones adds warmth and charm, while the intricate woodwork on the ceiling enhances the space's elegance and sophistication. The kitchen embodies timeless elegance with granite countertops and matching flat-panel cabinetry. Designed for both style and functionality, this space seamlessly blends classic architectural elements with modern amenities, creating a culinary oasis that is both beautiful and practical. Enjoy the beauty of every season in the expansive four-season climate-controlled room, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the home with natural light and offer serene views of the large pond and its beautiful fountain. The main bedroom is a private oasis with custom built-in furnishings, a stone gas log fireplace, and a luxurious en suite bathroom with a sunken bathtub. Elevate your workouts in the dedicated fitness room, which boasts ample natural sunlight and stunning views. Enjoy your exercise routine on the treadmill, work out on the Diamondback elliptical, and watch your favorite shows on the wall-mounted flat-screen television. Cleverly designed storage solutions and thoughtful room layouts maximize both form and function throughout the home. The property features a private entrance, perfect for conducting business or accommodating in-law arrangements with ease and privacy. The fully finished walk-out basement is an entertainer's delight, boasting a second kitchen, full bathroom, billiard room with pool table, recreation room with shuffleboard, and two bars, offering the ultimate space for hosting gatherings. Car enthusiasts will appreciate the heated five-car garage with ample storage space. Step outside to a wrap-around, maintenance-free deck that offers panoramic views of the picturesque landscape. The stamped concrete patio leads to a large swimming pool, ideal for enjoying sunny days and outdoor entertainment. The estate's extensive grounds include a serene pond stocked with fish and numerous outdoor living spaces for recreation and relaxation. This property offers unparalleled privacy and tranquility, with ample space for outdoor activities and future expansions. A versatile and spacious storage shed built from high-quality, weather-resistant materials provides exceptional durability and protection for your valuable belongings. Whether used for storing cars, kayaks, boats, or water equipment, this shed can be easily converted into a barn to suit your evolving needs. Enjoy proximity to downtown St. Charles and Wheaton, just minutes from top-rated Wheaton Academy. This home is a testament to Frank Lloyd Wright's legacy, offering an unmatched living experience that is both sophisticated and timeless. This property promises to captivate and inspire. Don't miss the opportunity to make this extraordinary property your own.



June 18, 2024


July 22, 2024



3N030 Morningside Avenue
West Chicago IL, 60185

Interior Features



Total Bathrooms


Full Bathrooms


Interior Features

Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Dry, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Wood Laminate Floors, First Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Ceiling - 10 Foot, Ceilings - 9 Foot, Beamed Ceilings, Open Floorplan, Some Carpeting, Hallways - 42 Inch, Drapes/Blinds, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room, Pantry, Replacement Windows


Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Water Purifier Rented, Water Softener Owned

Laundry Description

Gas Dryer Hookup, In Unit, Multiple Locations, Sink



Fireplace Description

Gas Log, Gas Starter, Masonry



Cooling Description

Central Air, Zoned, Electric



Heating Description

Natural Gas, Forced Air, Indv Controls, Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

11.54 Acres

Exterior Features

Deck, Patio, Porch, In Ground Pool

Lot Features

Fenced Yard, Forest Preserve Adjacent, Horses Allowed, Pond(s), Water Rights, Wooded, Mature Trees, Dock

Architectual Style






School Information

School District


High School

Community High School

Elementary School

Evergreen Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name

West Chicago



Tax Frequency


Days on Market




Garage Spaces


Parking Total







West Chicago

Water Source

Private Well







Courtesy of Lindsey Williams Realty, Lindsey Williams,
Listing Contact: 832-585-3143 

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