Set in an enclave of Mediterranean homes is this La Fave masterpiece. With massive curb appeal it stays true to its historic origins, with many of the 1925 details still intact. The home features barrel, vaulted and tray ceilings, arched doorways, hardwood flooring. The oversized living room features a soaring barrel-vaulted ceiling with a dramatic floor to ceiling fireplace. The kitchen offers abundant cabinetry, granite counters and stainless appliances along with a charming butler's pantry and built-in banquette for seating. The primary ensuite bedroom has a vaulted and beamed ceiling, bath with dual vanities and large shower with good closet space and private access to deck overlooking the spectacular yard. Two additional bedrooms on the main level share a luxurious hall bath. Numerous windows, with East and West exposure, provide for a light and bright interior. Finished basement includes a large office space, family room with fireplace, additional bedroom/office, bright laundry room and tons of storage. The deck overlooks a beautifully landscaped private yard with a pergola covered seating area. Situated in the most ideal location ~ walkable to highly accredited D205 York High & Hawthorne Elementary schools, Illinois Prairie Path, Spring Road and an easy walk to charismatic downtown Elmhurst and Metra train. This home is a rare gem!