227 W Lake Street

227 W Lake Street

227 W Lake Street, Barrington, IL 60010

Welcome to one of the most architecturally significant homes in the Village of Barrington on historic Lake Street, where vintage character and charm meet modern day amenities in this sought after walk or bike to everything location! This beautifully updated and fully renovated home nods graciously to its past as many of its original and period millwork, stained glass, hardwood flooring and gracious Victorian exterior details have been improved and maintained to perfection by its current owner. Situated on a double lot, this approximately 3300 square foot home offers 4 bedrooms, 3.1 bathrooms in the main house, as well as a one of a kind art studio/home office/home gym with half bath above the oversized 2-car heated garage. The impressive two-story great room offers a full masonry fireplace with Carrera marble surround and oversized fire-box, French doors to front and back brick paver patios, and a back staircase to the second floor. Other notable features of this incredible home are its formal dining room and Butler's pantry, living room with bay window doubles as an ideal home office, the large bright & white kitchen with custom cabinetry, center work island, stainless steel top of the line appliances including Sub Zero & Viking, honed statuary marble countertops, farm sink and adjoining breakfast room with exterior access to a covered side porch. The 4th bedroom suite on the main level offers an ideal opportunity for a guest, nanny or in-law situation. Complete interior and exterior remodel by Warman Construction in 2007 with further updates made more recently including interior and exterior porches, freshly painted inside and out, newer roof and mechanicals 2014-2021. Mature trees, gorgeous professional landscape with many varietal perennial plantings, built in pergola and charming white picket fence create a timeless and enchanting setting for enjoying everything this home and accompanying lifestyle has to offer.



3,990 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

Tara Kelleher

Tara Kelleher

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms4
  • Total bathrooms5
  • full bathrooms3
  • half bathrooms2
  • Fireplace Gas Starter, Masonry
  • APPLIANCES Double Oven, Range, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood, Water Purifier, Water Softener, Range Hood
  • other interior Features Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, Second Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Separate Dining Room

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area3,990 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID11096801
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1904
  • Architecture StylesQueen Anne
  • Elementary SchoolHough Street Elementary School
  • Middle SchoolBarrington Middle School Prairie
  • High SchoolBarrington High School
  • School District220


  • Garage Space2.1
  • water SourcePublic
  • roofAsphalt
  • lot featuresFenced Yard, Landscaped, Mature Trees
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Sep Heating Systems - 2, Zoned
  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Window/Wall Unit - 1, Zoned
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • HOA AmenitiesCurbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
  • other exterior FeaturesPatio, Porch


  • Sales Price$1,125,000
  • Real Estate Tax $11,764/yr

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