Elegant, contemporary, artist-inspired 5 bd 3 1/2 bath SF home on a 38' wide lot in the perfect Ravenswood location. Artist owner's meticulous and patient redesign allows for approx 4500 of finished square ft on a lot larger than many in the area. Etched concrete foyer with oversized front closet welcomes you into stunning living room with massive 20' vaulted ceilings and new, oversized picture window allowing for an abundance of sunlight via the home's southern exposure. 5" white oak flooring and custom RH lighting throughout the home and staircase help define the elegant dining and living rooms-truly an entertainer's dream. These rooms flow brilliantly to the family room and the stunning, custom, grey concrete fireplace. The kitchen is large and thoughtfully designed. Kitchen highlights include: 10' quartz waterfall island and countertops; Wolf and Bosch appliances; custom lighted cabinetry; wine fridge; and more than ample storage- including a large walk-in pantry! Office nook adjacent to kitchen is a smart and convenient work/study area that leads outside to a new, oversized back deck w/ landscaped pergola. The extra wide lot allows for dog run and garden, too. The top floor's 3 generous sized bedrooms are highlighted by the primary suite. Primary suite features include: Juliet balcony, wrap around windows and skylight that offer sunlight and treetop views, 3" wood blinds, and a walk-in closet w/ custom shelving. It's spa like bath features custom vanities, custom tile work, an oversized glass enclosed shower, and a separate deep soaking tub. ALL 3 of the home's showers are luxurious spa showers each with a rain shower head and body sprays. 2 hallway closets complete the upper level. Gorgeous, massive lower level build out features high ceilings, walk out terrace, natural light, MORE storage, and 2 additional bedrooms. These bedrooms offer versatility as an office, kids playroom, gym, guest room, etc. There is a beautiful full bath with concrete vanity, too. The huge rec room boasts size, style, and function as it features additional wet bar, refrigeration, microwave, storage space, and cabinetry-all ideal for an extended stay guest/in-law situation. The entertainers will love the custom 100+ bottle wine room and wet bar with 9' glass doors. Lower level also features a custom, thoughtful laundry room with utility sink, folding/hanging areas, cabinets, and yet another closet. Hall to basement exterior exit and utility room (more storage!) easily converted to mud room. 2-SUV garage that can house a rooftop deck, Sonos speakers through out, DUAL zone HVAC with Nest thermostats, and built in cameras/security systems complete the functionality of this home. Conveniently located near many level 1+ schools and several private schools (including Chicago Waldorf, North Park Elementary, Lycee Francois de Chicago and Rogers Park Montessori); steps to Winnemac Park; minutes to Metra/CTA and the lakefront; and centrally located within the Ravenswood, Lincoln Square, Andersonville, and Malt Row neighborhoods, amenities, and entertainment areas...this home is a must see!