Views - Golf Course
1408 Mink Trail, Cary, IL
$ 749,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11836434
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyMC HENRY
  • CityCary
  • AreaCary - Oakwood Hills - Trout Valley
  • NeighborhoodNorthwood Acres
  • Zip60013
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1999
  • Taxes$ 13321
  • Price$ 749,900
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5521
  • Lot Size0.53 Acres
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Welcome to this stunning custom built home, designed and built by the existing home owner, located in the desirable Northwood Acres subdivision in Cary, IL. With a beautiful brick and cedar exterior, this 2-story home boasts incredible curb appeal, has all the right amenities and has been meticulously maintained. With no neighbors behind you and backing to Foxford Hills Golf Course and the Cary bike path, the home is in a premium location. An impressive two-story foyer greets you with rich toned wood flooring and views of the Den, Formal Living Room and Dining Room. The show-stopping, two-story Family Room features an impressive stone fireplace flanked by oversized windows and large plant shelf which is a great place to gather. Special details throughout the home including chair rail & wainscoting, crown moldings, custom built-ins and high-end finishes make this home luxurious yet cozy. The bright and open concept with 9' ceilings on the first floor and recessed lights is perfect for everyday living and warm family gatherings. The huge kitchen is a chef's dream - including a large center island, high-end Subzero and Wolf appliances, custom Cherry wood range hood, custom built Cherry wood cabinets with ample storage and amenities, luxurious granite countertops and a spacious eating area. Upstairs you will find a large hall bath and three spacious secondary bedrooms of which two of them have generous walk-in closets and built-in desk areas with Corian desk tops. The oversized upstairs loft area features a built-in desk area with granite countertop. Double doors lead you to the gracious sized master bedroom suite with ample windows and his and hers walk-in closets. The magnificent master bath boasts his and hers vanity areas, a large whirlpool tub and spacious walk-in shower, all flanked with granite countertops and stone flooring throughout. The fabulous full finished basement includes a full bathroom including a steam shower; a full-sized bar/kitchenette area with custom cabinetry and granite countertops; a designated pub table area; family room complete with built-in entertainment cabinetry and a cast iron gas fireplace flanked with stone behind and a limestone hearth; an area suited for a pool table; a large game room area; a fifth bedroom with closets and a custom built desk/office area with marble countertop and a spacious storage room with built-in shelves that complete this well-appointed level. Other amenities includes 2x6 exterior walls with R-19 insulation; dual zoned HVAC system with electronic air cleaners and humidifiers; newer 2-50 gallon hot water heaters; newer water softener system (owned); 2-200 amp electrical service panels; new roof, gutters and downspouts and freshly painted exterior. There is so much to love in this amazing home - dual doors lead to the oversized 4-car heated garage with epoxy flooring - 1-door from the family room and 1-door from the laundry room. The garage features 1-16' wide x 8' high and 1-10' wide x 8' high garage doors facing the front of the house and 1-8' wide x 8' high garage door leading to the back. All garage doors are complete with garage door openers. The backyard offers resort like living and features a luxurious 18' x 36' in-ground swimming pool with salt water filtrations system, heated with slide and diving board, automatic electric pool cover and fenced in. Other features include a gracious concrete patio area, a stone fire pit and a bar/kitchenette area that is perfect for all your entertaining needs! Lush landscaping, perennial beds, and mature trees surround this beautiful home and which also includes an in-ground irrigation system and invisible pet fence. Enjoy year-round beauty in this desirable setting just minutes to town, train, restaurants, and the sought-after District 26 and Cary-Grove High School area. It is ready for you to move in and enjoy!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Three Oaks School Elementary School Cary Junior High School Cary-Grove Community High School
Price History
7/19/2023 Listed $764,500
10/5/2023 2% - $749,900

General Features

Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings,Sauna/Steam Room,Bar-Dry,Bar-Wet,Hardwood Floors,First Floor Laundry
Sewer Septic-Private
Heating Natural Gas,Electric,Forced Air
Cooling Central Air,Zoned
Possession Closing
Roof Asphalt
Appliances Double Oven,Microwave,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,High End Refrigerator,Washer,Dryer,Disposal,Stainless Steel Appliance(s),Cooktop,Built-In Oven,Range Hood
Exterior Features Patio,In Ground Pool,Outdoor Grill,Invisible Fence
HOA 125
Garage Spaces 4
Association Fee Includes Other
Architectural Style Traditional
Year Built 1999
Electric Service - 400 Amp or Greater
Township Algonquin
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple w/ HO Assn.
Community Features Pool,Tennis Court(s),Sidewalks,Street Paved
Assoc Fee Paid Per Annually
County Mc Henry
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
Contingency House to Close (48 Hr Kick-out)
Subdivision Name Northwood Acres
Total Rooms 10
Status Active
Directions Rt.14 to East on Three Oaks Rd. North on Mallard Way,North on Swallow Way. 1408 Mink Tr is at the T of Mink and Swallow
High School Cary-Grove Community High School
City Cary
High School District 155
MLS Area Cary / Oakwood Hills / Trout Valley
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name Mink
Elementary School Three Oaks School
Tax Annual Amount 13321.22
Middle/Junior High School Cary Junior High School
Days on Market 208
Standard Status Active
Middle/Junior School District 26
Elementary School District 26
Property Type Detached Single

Interior Features

Basement Full
Total Fireplaces 2
Fireplace Features Wood Burning,Attached Fireplace Doors/Screen,Gas Log
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix Trail
Total Bedrooms 4
Room Type Bedroom 5,Den,Foyer
LivingAreaSource Assessor
Total Baths 4
Bedrooms Possible 5
Basement Finished
Bathrooom Whirlpool,Separate Shower,Steam Shower,Double Sink,Full Body Spray Shower,Soaking Tub

Exterior Features

Lot Features Landscaped
Water Source Private Well
Total Parking 4
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Lot Dimensions 105X220
Lot Size Acres 0.53
Other Equipment Humidifier,Water-Softener Owned,TV-Dish,CO Detectors,Ceiling Fan(s),Sump Pump,Sprinkler-Lawn
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Type Attached
Garage Ownership Owned
Exterior Brick,Cedar


  • 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 60013

AVG $510K
AVG $7,099
AVG 224
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1996

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