55 Chippewa Drive

Oswego, IL
$ 799,000 Beds 6 Baths 6.5 Sq 10,200
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Live the Lifestyle that you desire in this incredible home. Meticulously converted dairy barn, all 10,200 sq. ft of it, is a must see. And while the home offers lots of space with ample privacy, it provides the warmth & coziness that comes with all natural materials & energy efficient super-insulated design. Home includes 6 bedrooms on three levels & 6.5 baths. The grade level is a travertine & ceramic tile slab with a 4 zone hot water radiant floor heating system that offers winter comfort under-foot. The grade level entry door is 4' wide & sets the tone for the whole house. Foyer is breathtaking with wide open space, travertine floors & views of the waterfall stairway to the main level. Looking up from this stairway you will see a custom sculpted 10 foot Armillary. First of 2 master bedrooms is on the grade level with a gorgeous master bath with custom tub, open shower, huge walk in closet and private patio. Bedrooms 2,3 and 4 are on this floor as well. This level also contains the exercise/art studio/or 7th bedroom/guest room. Additional room with exterior access has a 6'x12' endless therapy pool where anyone from the triathlete to the senior citizen can get a workout. 4 car plus radiant heated garage is also accessible from this level & includes a dog washing area. Bathrooms 2,3, and 4 are located on this level as is storage, laundry and the mechanical room. Main level provides all the charm of the old barn with its authentic timber frame construction with dovetail joinery. Floors are reconditioned 2'x12' pine with a polyurethane seal. All structural timber in the house has been corn blasted to provide a soft natural sheen. This level features the 2nd spacious master bedroom & includes 4 chandeliers, separate his and her closets with washer/dryer, master bath en-suite with his and her sinks, walk in steam shower, jacuzzi tub for two & separate water closet. Chefs kitchen with separate island includes a 6-burner Viking stove, griddle & pop up range hood, an under counter freezer, trash compactor and pull out chopping block. The Sub-Zero refrigerator is custom faced with dairy barn siding. Island includes a deep basin pot sink. Second commercial sink with high pressure sprayer, granite drain board. Walk-in pantry. Dining room has 2 authentic candle candelabras and bookshelves with indirect cove lighting. Family room has the most beautiful lannon-stone wood burning fireplace that is large enough to walk in. Truly one of the centerpieces of this floor. Great room features the entertainment area & gorgeous windows with lovely views. Eat in space is plenty large for the not so formal dinner parties or a great space for a buffet. Dual access from this space leads to the trex deck that runs the length of the back of the house with separate exterior access. Deck also features a step up dining area & horizontal aircraft cable guardrail that maximizes the views to the spacious yard & natural looking three tier creek bed. The sitting/piano room is a great space to unwind with the morning or afternoon sun. An office is just off the 2nd level master and features a custom wrap around cherry desk with built-in bookcases. Third level features a most unique bedroom & bath. The bedposts are made from actual tree trunks. A canopy over the bed has a wooden ladder and a huge picture window to meditate or daydream.This bedroom also features a built in bird cage that has been used for pets as varied as rabbits, sugar gliders and parrots. This is a perfect Jumanji room. This home is not only considered green & super-insulated but it is also handicapped accessible as it has wide doors, concrete ramp at the garage entry and an elevator between the grade and main level. All of this on 1.4 acres. This home is beyond energy efficient with utility bills that are on par with homes that are a third of this home's area. Additional acreage with an equestrian facility, grooms quarters and an additional 1800 sq. ft. plus ranch also available

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 799,000
  • Lot Size
  • 1.4 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 6
  • Sqr Footage
  • 10,200
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 6
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Oswego
  • Taxes
  • 28141
  • County
  • Style
  • Area
  • Oswego
  • MLS#
  • 10790436
  • Zip
  • 60543
Listing Provided by: Keller Williams Inspire - Geneva



Accessibility 2 or More Access Exits, Door Width 32 Inches or More, Hall Width 36 Inches or More
Appliances Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, High End Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Range Hood
Architectural Style Other
Community Features Horse-Riding Area, Street Paved
Elementary School District 308
Exterior Features Deck, Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Zoned
High School District 308
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Elevator, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, Pool Indoors, 1st Floor Full Bath
Middle/Junior School District 308
New Construction No
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Metal
Sewer Septic-Private
Standard Status Active

Interior Features

Basement None
Basement None
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Double Sink, Bidet
Bedroomspossible 6
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Island, Pantry-Walk-in
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 6

Exterior Features

Exterior Cedar, Limestone
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 168X300X211X300
Lot Features Horses Allowed, Pond(s)

Room Details

Addtl Room 1 Name 18X17 Lower Porcelain Tile
Addtl Room 2 Name 23X16 2nd Level Hardwood
Dining Room 18X12 Main Level Hardwood
Addtl Room 5 Name 17X15 Lower Porcelain Tile
Family Room 19X19 Main Level Hardwood
Addtl Room 7 Name 16X34 Lower
Addtl Room 9 Name 17X32 Lower
Living Room 35X30 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 23X17 Main Level Carpet
Addtl Room 8 Name 10X14 Lower
Addtl Room 3 Name 13X12 Main Level Carpet
Addtl Room 4 Name 7X15 Main Level Hardwood
Addtl Room 6 Name 15X28 Lower


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Niles, IL office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

7/22/2020 Listed $899,000
9/30/2020 12% - $799,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60543

AVG $480K
AVG $7,926
AVG 47


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55 Chippewa Drive Oswego, IL is a Single Family Home for sale at $799000 with 10200 sqft and a lot size of 1.4 Acres Acre(s). 55 Chippewa Drive Oswego has 6 bedrooms, 6 baths . The property's zip code is 60543 which is in Oswego, IL

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