This is a rare opportunity to live in a great house among significant historic estates on fabled Hawthorne place. Set amid landscaped gardens and blue-stone patios, the covered front porch welcomes you into this gracious home where its extra-wide interior creates a refreshing dynamic large formal open stairwell entry, a significant living room with fireplace and enough room with for a grand piano, formal dining room, chef's kitchen with new Viking appliances, and a casual den with french doors leading to the back terraces and gardens. Upstairs are five bedrooms including a large master suite and an office with french doors which opens to a terrace overlooking the tree-lined street. Lower level has a great rec room, significant storage. Private gated driveway leads to the attached 2-car garage. Best east Lakeview location in Nettlehorst school district and down the block from city day school steps to the lake, park, and Broadway boutiques and cafes.