Sophisticated, spacious, simply divine! This magnificent home will take your breath away, combining form and function with elegant design, exquisite details and high-end finishes including custom alder wood moldings & entryways, solid wood doors, imported hand chiseled Jerusalem tile flooring and custom alder kitchen cabinetry. The open flowing layout offers a seamless blend of refined entertaining and comfortable living areas with soaring ceilings, beautiful detailing and over-sized windows with incredible views and sight lines from throughout this 10,000 sq. ft. masterpiece. A two-story entry with cascading staircase welcomes you and is flanked by formal living and dining rooms. The heart of the home features a chef's delight, gourmet kitchen, great room with soaring ceilings, dedicated office and lovely sunroom. Sprawling second level boasts a stunning primary suite with sitting area, fireplace and spa-like bath for a calming retreat. Three spacious secondary bedrooms including one ensuite and a hall bath with double sinks complete this well-appointed space. Amazing finished walk-out lower level provides a myriad of living & entertaining options including a media room, 2nd kitchen with restaurant style eating area, billiard & game rooms, family room with wet bar and wine cellar, exercise room, 5th bedroom and full bath. Updated patio with gazebo offers a relaxed setting in which to entertain, dine al fresco and enjoy views of the lush landscaping with mature trees. Four car, heated garage with epoxy flooring, storage racks and new doors & openers. Set on a breathtaking 1.3+ acre cul-de-sac site in The Ponds, soon to be a gated community. Located in award winning D220 school district and minutes from shopping & restaurants at the Arboretum, tollways and O'Hare! Impressive and elegant, this home has it all!