Above extraordinary old-world construction features lavish mahogany trim and paneling, expansive rooms with hidden butler's door between dining room and prep pantry, huge storage pantry and laundry off generous kitchen and breakfast room. Pristine winding staircase to second floor bedrooms and third floor ballroom. Massive windows throughout bring brilliant natural light. Though extensive work is required, this solid brick Georgian was built to last! Recent improvements include: new roof-2014, new boiler-2017, 400-amp service-2016, spot tuckpointing-2018, first floor hardwood floors refinished and walls painted-2018. Set far back from Sheridan Road on a 185' x 105' lot, this home is steps to the Wilmette Harbor and across from the Baha'i Temple with partial views of Lake Michigan. There are five woodburning fireplaces, and oak floors throughout in good condition. Top floor could be an amazing master suite, with an existing huge bathroom and a large room for a walk-in closet.