26w051 W Mohican Drive

6 Beds 7 Baths 11,528 Sq.Ft.


Buy this home with Crypto. Nestled within the scenic Arrowhead neighborhood of Wheaton, this acclaimed custom home epitomizes luxury living and flawless craftsmanship. A masterpiece of French Provincial design, spanning over 11,528 square feet, it provides a haven for those with a refined taste for quality and elegance. Featuring 6 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, and an array of lavish amenities, this residence embodies opulence at its zenith. Recipient of the esteemed 2008 HBAGC Bronze Key for Custom Home Architectural Design and Silver Key for Excellence in Custom Home Construction, this home radiates unparalleled beauty and architectural brilliance. Its enchanting presence was showcased in the award-winning TV holiday movie "The Christmas Thief" on ION, capturing hearts with its charm and allure. Approaching the residence, one is greeted by a breathtaking exterior adorned with stonework and stucco accents. The majestic arched Mahogany front door, embellished with a diamond bevel transom and sidelights, sets the stage for the grandeur that lies within. A front terrace, featuring travertine flooring and limestone-capped piers, offers a tranquil space for outdoor relaxation. Cupolas, finials, and ornate wrought iron accents further enhance the home's architectural splendor. The exterior amenities include an oversized 2-car garage with radiant heated flooring, supplemented by a detached 2-car garage for added space and storage. Landscaped to perfection, the 0.61-acre lot showcases European-inspired designs with meticulously manicured boxwood hedges, roses, and hydrangeas. An invisible fence encloses the perimeter, ensuring both security and aesthetic appeal. Step inside to discover a realm of luxury and refinement. The interior design features are nothing short of extraordinary, with vaulted and trayed ceilings adding to the sense of magnificence. Knotty dark walnut stained plank flooring graces the first floor, accompanied by antique encaustic tiles reclaimed from French chateaus in five rooms. The heart of the home lies in the spacious kitchen and family room, where custom cabinetry by Romar and a stone wall crafted from exterior stone seamlessly blend style and functionality. High-end appliances and granite countertops elevate the culinary experience, while ceiling speakers in seven rooms offer a multi-dimensional audio experience. Entertainment options abound with three gas fireplaces, including two custom-designed French limestone masterpieces on the first floor and a granite slab fireplace in the basement. Schonbeck crystal chandeliers adorn the dining room, music room, and hallway, casting a radiant glow over the exquisite surroundings. For utmost convenience and comfort, the home is equipped with state-of-the-art utilities, including air purification systems with HEPA filters, and radiant heat throughout the basement. A Control 4 home technology system seamlessly integrates lighting, security, and audio, while a 400 AMP electrical service ensures a reliable power supply. The allure extends to the meticulously designed exterior spaces, including a concrete patio with a gas firepit and DCS grill, ideal for outdoor entertaining. An updated sunroom offers heated lamps, a flat-screen TV, and travertine flooring, while an in-ground sprinkler system with rain sensor ensures lush landscaping year-round. Descending into the lower level, a contemporary finished basement awaits, complete with a kitchen, exercise gym, drum room, family room, bedroom, and office. Whether hosting gatherings or indulging in personal hobbies, this space offers endless possibilities for leisure and recreation. With unparalleled beauty, flawless craftsmanship this home presents a rare opportunity to own a piece of architectural splendor and invites discerning buyers to embrace a lifestyle of unmatched luxury and sophistication. Don't miss your chance to make this exquisite residence your own.

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26w051 W Mohican Drive, Wheaton, IL 60189


For Sale
Michael LaFido

Michael LaFido

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms6
  • Total bathrooms7
  • full bathrooms6
  • half bathroom1
  • Laundry room Gas Dryer Hookup, Multiple Locations, Sink
  • other interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, First Floor Laundry, Second Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Ceiling - 10 Foot, Open Floorplan, Special Millwork, Some Wood Floors, Separate Dining Room

Area & Lot

  • Status For Sale
  • Living Area11,528 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.61 Acres
  • MLS® ID12078267
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT2008
  • Elementary SchoolWiesbrook Elementary School
  • Middle SchoolHubble Middle School
  • High SchoolWheaton Warrenville South H S
  • School District200


  • Garage Space4.0
  • water SourceLake Michigan
  • roofAsphalt
  • lot featuresCorner Lot
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Zoned
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureConcrete Perimeter
  • other exterior FeaturesPatio, Fire Pit, Invisible Fence


  • Sales Price$3,000,000
  • Real Estate Tax $35,068/yr

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