2285 Tara Drive, Elgin, IL


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About 2285 Tara Drive

**Looking for a Spacious, Updated home with a Peaceful View? This 5-6BR/4.1Bath home Backing to Preserve is Perfect for you!** Completely restyled inside & out---You'll love the Modern Eclectic vibe & Artist-owner's flair! ~Inviting New front Door leads to the Exquisite Foyer with Stunning Spiral Staircase & Chic New Chandelier ~Modern White Kitchen is Loaded with great features! ~Newer cabinets with custom Crown molding, built-in Plate rack, Subway tile backsplash, Granite countertops & Accent lighting ~Built-in Stainless Thermador Double-wall ovens & microwave, Gas stove with Hood & Pot Filler! ~New SS Dishwasher & New changeable-panel Fridge ~Giant breakfast bar Peninsula with New Pendant lighting ~Pantry, Window over sink & Sliding Door out to Fully-Fenced Backyard! ~Bright Living Room with picture window showcases Newer Harwood Flooring ~Hardwood continues through the Kitchen and the Family room with cozy brick-hearth Fireplace, decorative built-in shelving, recessed lighting & triple slider with view of backyard & Preserve! ~Expansive Dining Room is perfect for Parties or Playtime--tall triple-boxed Bay window lets in lots of natural light ~Full 1st floor Mud Room+Laundry Room provides tons of storage, a folding counter & utility sink ~Partially-finished Basement with Wood laminate & slate flooring, BR6/Office/Exercise Room, Full Bath, Rec Rooms & more Storage ~Five Spacious 2nd floor BRs, 1 with custom white built-ins, 4 with walk-in Closets! ~4.1 Pristine Bathrooms--MBR has access to Two! Keep or use exclusively for other BR with Ensuite Bath ~REMOVED All wallpaper & wall texture 2021-2022 ~Entire Exterior Painted 2023 ~Newer Roof & Gutters 2018 ~New Privacy Fence 2023 ~This Beautiful Home Backs to Hawthorne Hills Forest Preserve & Nature Center with miles of Trails, Ponds & Programs and is just a few miles to Elgin Community College & Big Timber Metra Train Station---Nothing to do but Move In & Enjoy!!

Features of 2285 Tara Drive

MLS® # 11977612
Price $498,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 5.00
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 3,850
Acres 0.33
Year Built 1970
Type Residential
Sub-Type Detached Single
Style Colonial
Status Contingent

Community Information

Address 2285 Tara Drive
Area Elgin
Subdivision Country Knolls
City Elgin
County Kane
State IL
Zip Code 60123


Parking Spaces 2
# of Garages 2
Garages Garage Door Opener(s),Transmitter(s)
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases
Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Gas Cooktop
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Zoned
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 1
Fireplaces Gas Log, Gas Starter
Stories 2 Stories
Has Basement Yes
Basement Full


Exterior Brick
Exterior Features Patio, Storms/Screens
Lot Description Fenced Yard, Forest Preserve Adjacent, Wooded
Roof Asphalt
Foundation Concrete Perimeter

School Information

District 46
Elementary Hillcrest Elementary School
Middle Kimball Middle School
High Larkin High School

Additional Information

Days on Market 19
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees Freq. Not Applicable

Listing Details

OfficeRE/MAX All Pro

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