Historic 1878 Victorian in the heart of Palatine! The charm of yesteryear with the conveniences of today! Gorgeous woodwork and hardwood floors, high ceilings and sun-filled rooms. Master suite has an updated bath with separate shower, footed tub and large adjoining dressing room with balcony. 1st floor bathroom has walk-in tub. Charming Vermont Castings wood stove in living room. Completely renovated in 2005, furnace & water heater '14, partial roof '15. Most windows replaced. Oversized 2.5 car garage with plenty of storage and private yard with blue slate patio. Want a wine cellar? The basement has great storage space, a workshop area and 2 rooms that are common in vintage homes - a keeping room for fruits and veggies and a coal room. Enclosed porch areas in front and back could be family room, office, sunroom, playroom or ? Convenient location near schools, parks, swimming pool, fitness center, shopping, restaurants, historical museum and train station. Easy drive to golf course, riding stables and many other amenities. A rare find!