Time on site: 17 Days
About 14012 Hickory Ridge Rd
OPEN HOUSE: Sunday 8/20, noon to 3pm! Welcome to this beautiful, well maintained, and nicely updated 2 story brick home located on a quiet dead-end street in the Lake Forest community. This home offers many updates. The first level features a custom designed front door with gorgeous hardware and newly installed white oak hardwood flooring. The dining room to the left features wainscotting and updated lighting. To the right is a large living room, currently used as an office. There are glass pocket doors between this room and the lovely, updated family room. The family room features newly remodeled bookcases which flank the brick fireplace with gas logs and newer fireplace glass doors. A beautiful light fixture has also recently been added to this space...The family room opens directly into the eat-in kitchen where vaulted ceiling in the breakfast nook. The kitchen has also been recently renovated with white cabinets, white quartz countertops with a 2-person breakfast bar attached, and stainless refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, double oven, and gas stovetop. All the rooms on this level have recently been painted in neutral colors. There are ample windows which allow for an abundance of natural lighting. The stairwell is red oak hardwood with updated painted railings. The second floor of this home has newly installed hardwood floors in all rooms except the laundry room and two baths which have ceramic tile flooring. The very large primary bedroom is to the left of the stairs. The ceiling is vaulted, making the space feel even larger. The primary bath has been updated with double sinks, a beautiful walk-in all tile shower with two niches, large jacuzzi tub, skylight, and a private water closet. There is a huge sitting /office area with triple bookcases on one wall and a smaller bookcase built-in on another wall. There are three large windows allowing for more than enough natural lighting. The primary bedroom also offers a large walk-in closet. The other three bedrooms on this floor are all nice sizes with large closet spaces. One of the bedrooms has a beautiful pallidum window. The main hallway of the second floor has a large closet with shelving. The second full bath has double sinks, white cabinets, granite countertops, tub/shower, and a large closet. The laundry room is conveniently located on the
second floor and has a large utility sink, hanging drying area, and ample cabinet space for storage. The basement of this home offers a second large family room with a brick gas fireplace. The
current owners have converted a triple size closet into a dry bar for entertaining. They have kept the doors so this space could easily be converted back to additional storage. They have a
separate room used as a playroom that could easily become an in-home gym area. One of the favorite features of this room is the movie projector and surround sound. Lots of fun movie nights in this space! There is a large unfinished storage area as well.
The outside of this home has been beautifully maintained. It has mature landscaping and sits on a slight hill. The home was recently painted. The deck and patio area have been renovated to include a beautiful stamped concrete patio surrounded by a lovely stone wall and a large raised deck area adding approximately 900 square feet of entertainment space. The backyard has a wood playset, adjustable basketball goal, and a trampoline for added family fun. In the winter the yard is perfect for sledding with small children.