This renovated Victorian home on one of Kenwoods most desirable blocks combines historic prestige with modern updates. Built in 1889, it is one of the few masonry homes on the street. The three-level residence offers approximately 4,700 square feet of living space (not including the lower level) with 7 bedrooms, 4 full baths, and 2 half baths. It is set on an oversized 50 x 238-foot lot with a landscaped front yard, large astroturf backyard, sport court, and two parking spaces.Highlights include original paneling and moldings, hardwood floors, three fireplaces, high ceilings, and graciously proportioned rooms. Modern improvements include a stunning de Giulio kitchen, a bright family room with a new rear deck, renovated baths, Elfa closets throughout, and central air conditioning.Ideal for entertaining, the main level offers a spacious living room, a separate dining room, a kitchen with large butlers pantry, and a family room.Four bedrooms are together on the second level, including a luxurious master suite with his and her baths. There is also a hall bath and a laundry closet.There are three additional bedrooms and a full bath on the top level.The lower level offers a recreation room, playroom, exercise room, multipurpose and storage rooms, laundry equipment, and a powder room.The home is located in the Hyde Park-Kenwood Historic District, which includes some of the largest and most architecturally significant homes in Chicago.Hyde Park is home to the acclaimed University of Chicago and a vibrant commercial district that includes the Harper Theater cinema and numerous restaurants. A Whole Foods Market location will open in 2014, complimenting the existing Treasure Island Foods.The area is known for its lush, beautiful parks and recreational amenities including the 365-acre Washington Park, public beaches, the lakefront trail, and the Museum of Science & Industry. To the north, the new 31st Street Harbor offers 1,000 boat slips.With the expressway and the Green Line L to its west and Lake Shore Drive and the Metra train on the east, Hyde Park offers commuters fast, easy access to downtown. To learn more about this home, visit www.4805Kimbark.com. If you think this home might be right for you, please call or email us. We are standing by to answer your questions or schedule a time for you to walk through with a member of our team.