Warm & inviting home is where family memories are made & remembered forever! Rare 3.2-acre picturesque estate nestled under 200 towering trees professionally landscaped with perennials along curved drive. Space to expand the outdoor entertaining area into your own sports core retreat! Are you feeling the tight spaces in your current home? Is a "GUEST SUITE" on your WISH list? Do you need a "HOME OFFICE"? Look no further! Current owner & PPKS Architects totally renovated original ranch adding a 2nd floor, 2nd garage and transformed it to a French country estate in 1994. Custom kitchen designed by Bradford & Kent in 2006 was doubled to an impressive 24 x 25 for chefs who like to cook & entertain at the same time. Features double pantry, Viking appliances, large island with 2nd dishwasher, prep sink and cooktop. The floor plan is adaptable to related living or an in-law arrangement with en suite bedroom on 1st floor. 5th Bedroom has adjacent bath and is currently used as a den. It's great as your own private Zoom room. Features hardwood floors, partially finished basement, laundry on both 1st & 2nd floors and plenty of storage. There is a 2 car attached & 2 car detached garages plus extra parking for multiple guests. Owners added front and back patios, gazebo and cozy sitting areas throughout the gardens. Located in Glen Ellyn's prestigious Arboretum Estates East. Enjoy captivating views from all the windows. Previously featured on the Garden Walk for Bridge Communities. Lake Michigan water has been brought to the house - - currently on well & septic. New roof 2018. Multi-zoned HVAC. Close to Schools (3 minutes to Glenbard South HS), shopping and easy access to city of Chicago's lakefront via Metra or I-88. Check out the VIDEO for an up close view of this wooded estate. Property may be subdivided - call for details. This is an opportunity you don't want to pass up!