5449 Bending Oaks Place, Downers Grove, IL
$ 1,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11774456
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDU PAGE
  • CityDowners Grove
  • AreaDowners Grove
  • NeighborhoodBelmont
  • Zip60515
  • Style
  • Year Built1997
  • Taxes$ 17865
  • Price$ 1,500,000
  • Bedrooms8
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4690
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Fabulous home on a sought after private cul de sac. Recently renovated (2020-2023) and sitting on an oversized 80x163 lot. 2.5 car extra deep garage for additional storage. Serene wooded lot with professional landscaping, mature trees, and a peaceful creek. Extensive gardens and perennial plantings have been featured on 3 garden walks. Lush greenery views from all rooms. Living space of 4690 above grade square feet plus 2300 square feet in finished basement. Spectacular screened porch, large back deck and stunning flagstone front porch to enjoy all that nature has to offer. Owners favorite part of home is sitting in their lovely screened porch. Great size to entertain and take in all the fabulous surroundings. The interior has an open contemporary floor plan with high ceilings, oversized windows, 8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, and 3 wood-burning gas fireplaces. Some hardwood floors have been added and recently all have been redone. Living and dining rooms were specifically designed for entertaining with a see through fireplace to be enjoyed by guests in both rooms. Large family gatherings can take place with the dining room open to living room, providing space to expand table seating. Cook's kitchen is spectacular! Every single detail has been thought out, including two double doored pantry cabinets with rollout shelves, with matching uppers, as well as storage inside the island for larger countertop appliances. Extremely efficient cabinet and storage space. White cabinetry and brand new white quartz counters & stone backsplash. Enormous island. Newer stainless steel appliances; Sub-Zero refrigerator (2020), Thermador oven and cook top (2019), top of the line KitchenAid dishwashers (2019).Huge 2 story family room with walls of windows and white brick 2 story dramatic fireplace. First floor boasts bedroom/office/in-law quarters with a full bath and locking privacy door. Glass French doors and windows giving you the opportunity to see the front yard and front foyer. Good size sunny 1st floor laundry room with two walls of cabinets. Palatial primary suite includes a luxurious spa bath with heated floor, oversized shower, operable skylights, an abundance of drawers & the most inviting windows overlooking the backyard. Expansive walk in closet. All bedrooms are extremely spacious yet cozy, each with a large closet or walk in closet. Two bedrooms boast darling window seats with a view. The fully finished walk-out basement has French doors leading to a lovely brick patio. Basement also includes white brick fireplace, English windows and lots of separate rooms for additional bedrooms, offices, or exercise/play room. So many upgrades here; security system, central vac (2022), sprinkler system, whole house fan. 3 Furnaces, 2 AC's, 4 zones. New roof in 2021. The street is comprised of 15 homes and location is extremely desirable because of the ability for children to run independently between houses and yards. Highly sought after Hillcrest Elementary, Herrick and Downers Grove North. Walk to train. Easy access to expressways. Near vibrant downtown Downers Grove; restaurants, shopping, Tivoli theatre, and library. Resort style living at its best! Spectacular setting and home.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Hillcrest Elementary School Herrick Middle School North High School
Price History
5/27/2023 Listed $1,500,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full, Walkout
City Downers Grove
Community Features Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air
County Du Page
Directions Belmont to Elmore East to Bending Oaks Place South to Home.
Elementary School Hillcrest Elementary School
Elementary School District 58
Exterior Features Deck, Porch Screened, Brick Paver Patio
Garage Spaces 2.5
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Zoned
High School North High School
High School District 99
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s), Open Floorplan
MLS Area Downers Grove
Middle/Junior High School Herrick Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 58
New Construction No
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status New
Street Name Bending Oaks
Tax Annual Amount 17865
Tax Year 2022
Total Rooms 16
Township Downers Grove
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1997

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Exterior Access
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Double Sink
Bedrooms Possible 8
Below Grade Finished Area 2300
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Starter
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Laundry Chute, Sink
Livingareasource Builder
Room Type Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Bedroom 7, Bedroom 8, Breakfast Room, Foyer, Game Room, Office, Recreation Room, Storage, Utility Room-Lower Level
Street Suffix Place
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 8
Total Fireplaces 3
Window Features Aluminum Frames

Exterior Features

Days on Market 6
Living Area 4690
Door Features French Doors, Pocket Door(s), 6 Panel Door(s)
Exterior Brick, Cedar
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 80X163
Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, Landscaped, Mature Trees
Water Source Lake Michigan


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 60515

AVG $1.01M
AVG $9,850
AVG 277
Year Built
AVG 1986
AVG 53
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