Prepared to be wowed by this showstopping 1940 built center entry colonial on one of Waukegan's finest streets! This home has twice been on the historical home tour in its history. Enter the property through the iron gate that leads you through the spectacular rose garden to the entrance of this well appointed custom home. The gracious entry boasts marble floors, leaded glass windows, and french doors to LR and DR. Large LR offers wood-burning FP, HW floors, bay window and crown molding. Formal DR offers built-in corner hutches, bay window, HW floors and spectacular custom crystal chandelier. Kitchen includes granite countertops, new SS appliances, tile floors, garden window and walk in pantry/mudroom adjacent to 2 car attached garage. Also serving the first floor is an updated powder room with marble floors and custom sink designed by current owner! The newly carpeted gorgeous staircase will lead you to the second level which offers 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths (one Jack and Jill and the other with jacuzzi tub), extensive closet space, and rooftop deck that is perfect for entertaining, sunbathing, or watching evening sunsets. The lower level boasts new carpeting, finished family room, wine cellar, laundry area plus abundant storage. New water heater 2021 and newer washer/dryer, along with the full size freezer and 2nd refrigerator located in basement stays with home. Central AC, roof with 20+ years left. Lastly and certainly not least, the spectacular gardens will take your breath away! From the fabulous perennial gardens with trellis surrounding the firepit/seating area, to the vegetable garden on side of garage, to the shade garden on the extra lot, and the rose gardens in front, the stunning exterior of the property is one admired by all! Some personal property available to the lucky new owner of this unique offering! Note: Property does not have historic designation so revisions go through normal city permitting process.