1234 North State Street, Monticello, IL



4 Beds

2½ Baths

3,600 SqFt

1.30 Acres

4 Car Garage

About 1234 North State Street

Extraordinary Home. Outstanding Curb Appeal, Unsurpassed Quality. Architectural Masterpiece being offered for the FIRST TIME! Rare Opportunity to own this Exceptional, one-of-a-kind property, Built on a SCENIC ONE-ACRE PARCEL Near the Monticello Forest Preserve. 4600 sqft. Up to 6 BEDROOMS, 5 Stone Fireplaces, 4 Full Baths & a 24ft INDOOR, INGROUND POOL in the WALK-OUT BSMT. Construction Began in 1986 & took over 2 years to complete w/attention to quality & detail. The entire exterior is natural Indiana Limestone, often requiring 3-4 men to lift many of the stones in place. The tremendous weight of the (64x32) structure is supported by lg metal pillars anchored into bedrock 25ft into the earth. The welcoming covered front porch opens to the ITALIAN MARBLE tiled foyer. Striking, symmetrical layout centered around a massive (32x16) living room w/soaring (30x20) wall of windows/doors for sun-drenched rooms & full view of stunning seasonal views: Spring Season in Full Bloom, Vivid Green Summers, Spectacular Array of Autumn Colors & White Winter Wonderland! This impressive area is framed with marble flooring & anchored at each end by 2 towering 20FT LIMESTONE FIREPLACES. Step outside to the Enormous (32x24) STAMPED SLATE patio that has a full size auto-retractable awning. The lush green lawn is surrounded by the privacy of a carefully selected ass't of mature trees. Open dining/kitchen area w/Gorgeous GRANITE flooring, SOLID HARDWOD cabinetry & center island, built by LOCAL AMISH CRAFTSMEN. The sprawling main level includes a sep family rm off the kitchen w/a walk out balcony & (3rd) stone fireplace. First floor "piano rm" designed by the forward-thinking architect to easily be converted to a 1ST FLOOR, 2ND MASTER (just add a wall to enclose existing WIC & full bath). Completing the main level is the lovely library, w/custom built in cabinetry, patio door & (4th) stone fireplace. Closets galore! (most are lg WIC) Curved wall staircase leads to an open center "flex space" & walkway overlooking the living rm below & 30ft spectacular panoramic views behind. The private master suite is the entire South wing of the 2nd lvl, featuring a step out balcony, working, interior windows w/plantation shutters, that open to the LR below & (5th) stone fireplace. 2 (6x6) walk-in-closets, a sep. jetted tub, shower & dbl vanity. A 2nd xlg bedroom w/interior windows to below, a step out balcony & (6th) stone fireplace. Finishing off the 2nd lvl is another full bath, 2 more bedrooms (1 was intentionally left open & easily enclosed) The bsmt is home to a full size, heated, indoor, inground pool (6 ft deep center) & lounge area w/the a wall of window/doors to the walk-out bsmt. A 2ND FULL KITCHEN, rec rm, wine cellar/pantry & work/utility rooms w/gar access completes the lower level. Exterior patios/balconies in every rm. w/French drs, & roll out windows for fresh air cross circulation. Full 8 ft ceilings, acres of IMPORTED SWEEDISH WOOD & Italian marble flrs. Functional flow has both open areas to gather & private spaces to enjoy. Peaceful outdoor spaces to relax watching the birds & other wildlife that are also happy to call this home. A total of 4 garage bays: 2 SEPARATE, 2 CAR att'd garages (on each side of the house) & driveway space for a dozen cars. Curves were incorporated into the rectangular exterior to soften the appearance: the entry, retaining walls, stairways, balconies, front porch, back patio & semicircle pool & driveway. 3 zoned HVAC (1-6 yrs) Multiple, exquisite sculptures are placed on the patio & property will remain for the new owner to enjoy. Tremendous Amount of Property. Secluded, Serene Environment. Amazing Amenities. Breathtaking Views. Fantastic Location. Private, Personal Tours available w/notice to pre-approved buyers. Allow at least an hour to ensure & enjoy adequate touring time. Located in the highly desired, HISTORICAL TOWN of MONTICELLO...Known for the WONDERFUL COMMUNITY, Beautiful Allerton Park & Legendary Schools!

Facts & Features

MLS® # 11894180
Price $1,550,000
Cost Per Square Foot $431
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Total Finished Square Feet 3,600
Acres 1.30
Year Built 1987
Type Single Family
Sub-Type Detached Single
Status Active

Community Information

Address 1234 North State Street
Area Bement / Bondville / Cerro Gordo / Cisco / Deland / La Place / Mahomet / Mansfield / Milmine / Monti
City Monticello
County Piatt
State IL
Zip Code 61856


Parking Off Street, Driveway
# of Garage Spaces 4
Garages Garage Door Opener(s),Transmitter(s),Multiple Garages
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, Pool Indoors, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Open Floorplan, Drapes/Blinds, Pantry
Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Heating Natural Gas, Electric
Cooling Central Air
Has Basement Yes
Basement Full
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 6
Stories 2 Stories


Exterior Stone
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Stamped Concrete Patio, In Ground Pool, Other
Lot Dimensions Irregular Lot, Landscaped, Rear of Lot, Mature Trees, Backs to Trees/Woods, Creek, Level, Views, Sidewalks, Streetlights
Roof Asphalt
Foundation Concrete Perimeter

School Information

District 25
Elementary Lincoln Elementary
Middle Monticello Junior High School
High Monticello High School

Additional Information

Days on Market 92
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees Freq. Not Applicable

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