811 Chilton exudes a cool, California vibe with its beamed wood ceiling; open, airy feeling and multitude of windows! With recent renovations throughout, this amazing home in D39/New Trier school district provides tremendous space and style. Enjoy architectural surprises at every turn in this 3,195 sf home (plus a partially finished basement), as well as an open floorplan for easy entertaining and everyday living. The massive kitchen (with all new stainless appliances) serves as the heart of the home and adjoins the large family room, office area, breakfast area, sun porch, formal dining room, mud/laundry room and formal living room spaces. As you head up, you'll find 5 generously sized bedrooms and two full baths. The downstairs features a fabulous basement with a great recreation area and sizable unfinished workspace. Situated on a quaint cul de sac with easy access to Keay Nature Center at the end of the block, the home is also a short walk to Romona Elementary, Highcrest Middle, Wilmette Junior High and the Community Playfields. But you needn't stray far to enjoy nature as the backyard features a gorgeous professionally planted native perennial garden that is not only a wonderland to explore, but also healthy for the environment (and essentially maintenance-free)! In addition to all new kitchen appliances, this home features many recent updates, including recently refinished hardwood floors, new interior paint throughout, new interior doors, new trim, new fixtures, new backsplash, new kitchen tile, new garage door, new garage epoxy floor, and a new picture window (soon to be installed)! Living in one of the North Shore's most popular neighborhoods, you'll enjoy easy access to I-94, the Community Playfields, Wilmette Rec Center, Centennial Pool/Rink/Tennis facility, Old Orchard Mall, Keay Nature Preserve, and a plethora of shopping and dining options. Award-winning D39/New Trier schools make this Wilmette home an excellent choice for preserving resale value! House is being sold "as is" so that sellers have price certainty.