Townhouses that truly feel like single family homes can be difficult to find. However, this lovely, updated ranch-style townhouse in Rolling Meadows' Plum Grove Village certainly fits the bill.
This affordably priced home with a two-car garage is in move-in condition and has recently been updated with granite countertops, top-of-the-line appliances, breakfast bar, closet organizers and terrazzo marble floors in the baths and kitchen. There is even a walk-in bathtub.
On the MarketAddress: 2 Duxbury, Rolling Meadows
Asking price: $229,900
Square footage: 1,500
Bedrooms/baths: 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths
Year built: 1969
Listing agent: RoseAnne Ahern, Coldwell Banker Northwest
Call: (847) 217-9703
In addition, this home and all its amenities are located in a lovely older community with winding streets and wonderful, mature trees where you can take a quiet walk to the pond or around the environs. Residents who are young, old and in-between add to the diversity of the community.
Listing agent RoseAnne Ahern from Coldwell Banker Northwest offers more details:
What is the hidden gem of this home?
"The enclosed paver-stone patio is this townhouse's hidden gem."
What would your perfect buyer look like?
"Anyone who appreciates quality will love this home."
What surprises you most about the house?
"It is so roomy, tastefully decorated and "au current," even though the owner was close to 90."
What is the coolest thing about living in this neighborhood?
"It feels like you are in the country but you are actually so close to everything. It is only ten minutes from Woodfield Mall and close to schools and parks."
What is one adjective you would use to describe this home?
What about the outdoor areas?
"In addition to an expansive front yard, there are flower boxes on the paver patio."