3550 E Forest Glen Ave., Leesburg

$2,499,000

5 Beds
7 Baths
6,742 Sqft
.65 Acre
3 Garages

This amazing home is perfectly positioned on a slight bluff overlooking an impressive 100' of sandy shoreline while capturing the grand views. Reportedly the first cottage built on Tippy in 1884 with some of the original features incorporated into the improvements. Nearly 7,000 sq.ft. of finished living space, very thoughtful design with a wonderful floor plan, many pocket and French doors throughout the home allowing for and creating separate suites for various occasions. Gorgeous lake views from nearly every window and superior quality craftsmanship and attention to detail...from the custom profile crown and backband moldings to the abundance of hardwood flooring and custom cabinetry. The east wing of this home offers a spacious great room with a wall of windows and beautiful stone wood burning fireplace along with 3-season sunroom and private deck. 2 nice sized guest bedrooms with shared full bath and spacious vaulted den/study or additional bedroom. Upper level 2nd suite with office/nursery or large bunkroom, full bath with custom vanity and shutter mirrors built into the windows. A chef's dream kitchen- fully appointed with appliances from Sub-Zero, Wolf, and Asko. The main kitchen and butler's pantry, like the rest of the home, display all built-in custom-made on-site cabinetry with inset doors, drawers and beaded face frame. Also, supported by the original foundation is an amazing Italian wood fired brick oven. Fabulous dining room with beautiful stone wood burning fireplace. The combined west wing provides a spacious living room with wall-to-wall lakeside windows, beautiful hardwood floors and the original fireplace. Amazing upper-level master suite with breathtaking panoramic views of the lake, a custom double mantle Rumford fireplace, beautiful hardwood floors, cathedral ceilings, custom panel and frame walls. Gorgeous master bath with cast iron tub, custom tile and glass shower, double vanity w/vessel sinks, heated basket weave marble floor. Cozy lower-level family room w/knotty pine walls and Vermont Castings stove, additional full bath as well as the home's original 1/2 basement that provides great storage and would make a perfect wine cellar. Oversized 3-car attached garage is trimmed with subway tile wainscoting and custom crown molding. Entertaining outside has several options from the covered porch to the open lakeside patio. Enjoy gathering by the water's edge with a space that was once a boathouse and now a place to enjoy the lake with a

Essential Information
MLS® #202200709
Price$2,499,000
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms7.00
Full Baths5
Half Baths2
Square Footage6,742
Acres0.65
Year Built2003
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSite-Built Home
StyleNew England, Craftsman
StatusContingent
Community Information
Address3550 E Forest Glen Ave.
SubdivisionNone
CityLeesburg
CountyKosciusko County
StateIndiana
Zip Code46538
Amenities
# of Garages3
GaragesAttached
Is WaterfrontYes
WaterfrontLake
Features

Stand Up Shower, Tub and Separate Shower, Tub/Shower Combination, Workshop, Formal Dining Room, Garage-Heated, Great Room, Sump Pump, Washer Hook-Up, Custom Cabinetry, 1st Bdrm En Suite, Alarm System-Security, Attic Storage, Cable Ready, Ceiling-9+, Ceiling-Cathedral, Ceiling Fan(s), Ceilings-Vaulted, Closet(s) Walk-in, Countertops-Solid Surf, Crown Molding, Deck Open, Deck on Waterfront, Detector-Smoke, Disposal, Dryer Hook Up Gas/Elec, Eat-In Kitchen, Foyer Entry, Garage Door Opener, Guest Quarters, Irrigation System, Landscaped, Pantry-Walk In, Patio Covered, Patio Open, Pocket Doors, Porch Covered, Range/Oven Hk Up Gas/Elec, Split Br Floor Plan, Twin Sink Vanity, Utility Sink, Wet Bar, Wiring-Security System

Interior
CoolingCentral Air
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces5
StoriesTwo Story
Has BasementYes
Interior

Ceramic Tile, Carpet, Vinyl, Hardwood Floors

Heating

Electric, Gas, Baseboard, Forced Air, Hot Water

Fireplaces

Gas Log, Wood Burning, Three +, Vented, Wood Burning Stove, Den, Dining Rm, Family Rm, Living/Great Rm, Loft, Rec Rm, 1st Bdrm

Basement

Cellar, Daylight, Partial Basement, Finished

Exterior
ExteriorStone, Vinyl
RoofAsphalt, Shingle
ConstructionNot Applicable
FoundationBlock, Poured Concrete
Lot Description

Slope, Waterfront, Lake, Water View, Level

Windows

Double Pane Windows, Insulated Doors

School Information
DistrictWarsaw Community
ElementaryLeesburg
MiddleLakeview
HighWarsaw
Additional Information
Days on Market174
HOA Fees0.00
HOA Fees Freq.Not Applicable
Listing Details
AgentPatrick Pfefferkorn
OfficeRE/MAX Results- Warsaw
Property History
Status Changed from Active to Contingent
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