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4420 Bordeaux Avenue, Highland Park

Open Sunday by Doris Jacobs & Kim Jacobs Calloway! 4420 Bordeaux Avenue | Stunning Highland Park Mediterranean on a Gorgeous 100’ x 159’ Lot

Offered at $5,695,000! Built by Cresswell Custom Builders and situated on one of the most premier streets in prestigious Highland Park, 4420 Bordeaux Avenue is a stunning Mediterranean masterpiece nestled on a gorgeous 100’ x 159’ lot featuring mature trees with tree lighting, beautiful landscaping and fabulous drive-up appeal. With its stone exterior and tile roof, the home exudes modern elegance with its sophisticated chic interiors, state-of-the-art amenities, and an incredible finish-out of the highest quality. Details include an open floor plan, 11’-foot ceilings, expansive entertaining rooms with elegant proportions, handsome wide-plank hand-scraped hardwood floors, deep cove molding, wrought iron detailing, landscape lighting, and gorgeous marble, limestone, travertine and granite finishes throughout. The home offers equally comfortable spaces for intimate living and for large scale gathering and entertaining. The sophisticated three-story residence offers approximately 8,734 square feet, six luxurious ensuite bedrooms, 6.2 baths, eight gathering areas, two dining areas, an elevator, four fireplaces, covered terrace with an outdoor fireplace overlooking expansive landscaped grounds, a built-in grill, fire pit, stunning pool and spa, three-car detached garage and an automatic gate.

Through the oversized, hand carved double Honduran wood doors, the impressive center entrance hall gleans with voluminous 10- and 21-foot ceilings with graceful coves and a fabulous wrought iron chandelier, gleaming hand-scraped wide plank hardwoods, and a curving staircase, with gorgeous wrought iron and wood balusters, leading upstairs to the second level. Two balconies also look down to the first floor. Providing great entertaining flow, graceful sculpted archways allow entry to the exquisite formal rooms and also lead to the rear of the home. Both marked by graceful coves, handsome hardwoods and curved windows with elegant drapery and providing scenic views of the front landscaped grounds, the spacious living room showcases a stunning hand carved marble fireplace with chimney breast, and the exquisite dining room is graced with a gorgeous wrought iron and crystal chandelier and also flows through a distinctive granite-trimmed butler’s pantry, with a china closet and a Viking warming drawer, to the kitchen. Accented by wide-plank hardwoods, the enormous professional chef’s granite kitchen boasts a tumbled marble backsplash, custom cabinetry, premier stainless steel appliances, including a Wolf six-burner gas range, built-in microwave and a single convection oven, Independent vent, two Asko dishwashers, and a full-size SubZero refrigerator and freezer, an expansive island with a stainless steel bar sink, breakfast bar and dual glass pendant lights above, a stainless steel double bowl sink, pot filler, large walk-in pantry and an adjacent project/staging room, which features abundant built-ins with granite counters and chipped limestone floors, a white fire clay farm sink, desk area and a storage closet with washer and dryer connections available. Surrounded by light-filled windows with elegant drapery, the kitchen also opens to a spacious morning room, with its graceful stainless steel chandelier, and a nearby sitting area overlooking a travertine-surrounded fireplace. Capped by a 15-foot, vaulted wood beamed ceiling and surrounded by a wall of windows overlooking the backyard, the adjacent oversized great room showcases an immense marble-surrounded fireplace with a raised hearth and double French doors opening to the terrace. Serving the area is a richly stained marble-topped wet bar, which is replete with a tumbled marble and mosaic tiled backsplash, a bar sink with glass mosaic tile accents and antique copper fixtures, a Hoshizaki paneled ice maker, U-Line paneled refrigerator, and a bar serving area. A wrought iron and glass door opens to reveal a fabulous richly paneled 1,000-bottle refrigerated wine room appointed with a tumbled marble patterned floor and abundant wine racks. Crowned by a wood beamed ceiling, a paneled library is highlighted by built-in bookcases with storage, a large closet, and French doors opening to the terrace. Handsome hardwoods also floor the room. Perfect for out of town guests, a nearby spacious guest suite is graced with gleaming hardwoods, a large walk-in closet, and also conveniently opens to the front veranda. Serving the guest suite as well as the terrace and pool area is a Jack and Jill elegant marble and travertine bath with sophisticated tumbled marble, mosaic and glass tiled accents. An elevator leads to the second level of living and speakers for selected sound are also located throughout the home. A gorgeous marble and mosaic tiled powder room, with grass cloth wall coverings, rounds out the first floor.

The second level of living is equally impressive. Capped by an illuminated 12-foot, double pop-up ceiling with graceful coves and a gorgeous wrought iron and crystal chandelier, the luxurious oversized master suite boasts a spacious bedroom with handsome hardwoods and an adjacent sitting room surrounded by a curved wall of windows, with exquisite drapery, and a marble surrounded fireplace, with its hand carved wood mantle and built-in bookcases. Crowned by a barrel-vault ceiling, the gorgeous spa-like master bath showcases fabulous marble counters with marble and mosaic patterned floors, His and Hers richly stained vanities, a jetted tub, separate double shower and abundant built-ins. The space also features His and Hers toilet rooms and huge walk-in closets, with pull-down closet rods. The Hers closet also opens to a front balcony, with cast stone balusters, and looks down to the front landscaped grounds. Three additional second floor ensuite bedrooms range in size and style, two with French doors opening to iron-grilled Juliet balconies, and all with 11-foot, elevated pop-up ceilings, large walk-in closets and exquisite baths with marble, travertine or mosaic tiled accents. Fully equipped, a spacious utility room houses abundant built-ins with granite counters and chipped limestone floors, a white MTI Jentle Jet laundry sink, hanging rack and also provides room for a full-size washer and dryer. Additionally, the second floor steps up to an incredible media room, which features a barrel vault ceiling, bi-level seating surrounded by paneled wainscoting, a theater screen and a professional projection system. Conveniently serving the space is an adjacent granite-topped wet bar, which boasts a stainless steel bar sink, GE Monogram paneled refrigerator and a bar serving area. An electronics closet and an elegant powder room also complete the media room wing. Hand-scraped hardwoods continue into an oversized game room, which is accented by an elevated pop-up ceiling, richly stained built-ins and a large storage closet. From the game room, the third level reveals an oversized living room/exercise room, which is appointed with a tray ceiling, handsome hardwoods and attic storage. Crowned by a vaulted ceiling, a generous-sized sixth bedroom is highlighted by a vaulted ceiling, gleaming hardwoods and an elegant marble and travertine bath with a large walk-in closet. 

Designed by renowned landscape architect Harold Leidner, the backyard grounds set the tone for a sophisticated atmosphere for entertaining. Complemented by retractable screens and sound system speakers, the exceptional outdoor area features a covered terrace surrounded by stone walls and flagstone flooring, and a wood-burning fireplace, with a flat screen television above, adds the perfect touch to this outdoor setting. The terrace also overlooks expansive grounds surrounded by a gorgeous mature tree with tree lighting, beautiful landscaping, artificial grass, and a stainless steel built-in grill, with concrete counters and stone detailing. The gorgeous flagstone-surrounded lagoon pool and spa is highlighted by waterfalls and its own spacious fire pit area. A detached three-car HVAC garage, with 11-foot ceilings, showcases a workbench and abundant storage space. An automatic gate completes this spectacular Mediterranean masterpiece. Stop by our open house on Sunday from 3-5 p.m.!

For a private showing, contact Doris Jacobs at 214-537-3399 or Kim Jacobs Calloway at 214-395-7001 or view


Doris Jacobs
Senior Executive Vice President
& Founding Partner
Doris Jacobs Real Estate | Allie Beth Allman & Associates

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