Nantucket Beauty—Golf-course views and luxury details fill this alluring Cress Creek home
Year House Built: 2015
Architect: Cory Smith Architecture (Naperville)
and Stofft Cooney Architects (Naples, Florida)
Builder: Aspen Creek Partners Inc. (Naperville)
Designer: Cynthia Kay Godoy, Ck Interior Design
Location: Cress Creek
This Nantucket-style, stone- and shingle-sided custom home has stunning golf course and sunset views from almost every room. The formal foyer is adjacent to a 30-foot tapered stair tower, and leads into an great room, dining area and kitchen with twelve-foot coffered ceilings. The kitchen’s focal point is a round walnut and leather banquette with seating for ten.
The rear of the home features a large covered stone porch, complete with fireplace, outdoor kitchen and custom motorized screens and shutter systems. A formal sitting room and mahogany-stained office share long uninterrupted views down the fairway.
The second floor features a six-room master suite—including a bedroom with fireplace and private balcony, his-and-her walk-in closets, morning kitchen, master bath, and master laundry room—and a private bedroom suite with adjoining bath.
The stairs to the lower level open into the home’s media room, complete with a wall-sized projection TV, a game area and walnut bar, workout room and two additional guest bedrooms with adjoining bath.
The home is truly a “smart house” equipped with state-of-the-art lighting control and home automation systems. All levels of the home can be accessed by an elevator.
Meet your neighbors
Number of years in Naperville: 35 years
Number of years in house: 1 year
Favorite room in this house: We love the spectacular outdoor setting on the golf course; the sunroom/reading room is probably our favorite room. In the winter, we love the very comfortable library with the fireplace.
Favorite thing about Naperville: Naperville is a wonderful place to raise kids and operate a business.
Family tradition: The house is set up so that the entire extended family, who all cook, can be here for the holidays.