Neo-Classical Estate in Old Highland Park
Uniquely situated in Old Highland Park fronting Dyckman Park, the beautiful Neo-Classical estate at 3709 Gillon Avenue is for the luxury home buyer. The design elements in this breathtaking residence are unparalleled. Details include 12- and 14-foot ceilings, ebony-stained wide-plank oak hardwoods and French limestone floors, cove molding, custom art lighting, Murano chandeliers and slab marble, granite and onyx throughout.
The three-story, approximately 11,800 square-foot home offers six bedrooms, seven full and two-half baths, eight gathering areas, two utility rooms, an elevator, one exterior and three interior wood-burning fireplaces, six refreshment centers, two balconies, surround sound entertainment systems, thirteen HD Plasmas and a three-car air-conditioned garage. Sophistically sleek, the first floor showcases a dramatic foyer with French Limestone and oak inlays, exquisite yet comfortable formals, a study and great room with onyx fireplace wall and French doors. The cedar-beamed ceiling professional chef’s kitchen opens into a natural lighted breakfast gathering area with French doors, slab granite, premier stainless steel appliances, an espresso center and wine refrigerators. The lower level features a multi-room wine cellar, game room and theater.
Second level of living is equally sumptuous. The luxurious master suite includes an elegant bedroom with a Murano-chandeliered designer ceiling, separate sitting room with a hand-carved onyx chandelier and fireplace and an exercise room. The palatial master bath showcases gorgeous onyx, enormous closets and abundant storage. There are five additional bedrooms throughout the home, which are generous-sized and appointed with large walk-in closets and gorgeous marble baths. Two of the bedrooms are located at the rear of the home in their own private wing and can be used as an Au Pair suite, guest quarters or additional family space. Conveniently serving the area is a kitchenette. A resort-quality entertaining area features a fabulous pool and spa with fountains, an expansive veranda, covered loggia with columns and a wood-burning fireplace and an outdoor chef’s kitchen with bar seating.