Open House Saint John, Indiana Custom Home For Sale 46373

Real Estate Broker/Owner with F.C.Tucker 1st Team Real Estate

Come See this IMMACULATE, Move-in Ready, Spacious Home at an Open House Saturday, November 12th, 2022 from 12 noon to 2 pm CST.

10248 Sentry Drive St. John, IN 46373

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10248 Sentry Drive Saint Hohn Indiana 46373 listed for sale by Jeff & Grace Safrin Real Estate Brokers and Owners of F. C. Tucker 1st Team Realty serving Northwest Indiana

Been on the lookout for a spacious, custom, newer home, close to Chicago?

10248 Sentry Drive in The Gates of St. John maybe what you've been watching for!

Perched on pie shape Cul-De-Sac Lot, 2020 built 2Story with full basement  is 4824 Total SF features 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Attached 3 Car Finished Garage (660 SF).

Grand Entry Foyer. Fabulous Open Concept Entertaining Area=Living Room/Dining Area/Kitchen with Wall of Windows and a Sliding Glass Door to Awesome Covered Outdoor Patio!

Statement Focal Point of Beautiful Kitchen is a T Shape Granite Island with 10 Custom Chairs & Plenty of under Island storage! Handy Wet Bar w/Wine Fridge, Stainless Appliances, Lovely Tile Backsplash, Abundance of Cabinets w/Brass Handles+ Under Cabinet Smart Wi-Fi Lighting System with many color choices!

Cozy up to the FP & Watch a Game in HD on the Big Screen. Desirable Main Floor Master Bedroom with a Lavish Bath plus a Walk-in Closet with big window. 4 Bedrooms Upstairs all with lighted ceiling Fans and Walk-in Closets. Bonus Loft.

Basement framed/drywalled.

Showings by appointment call 219-309-9930

Here is a list of the many upgrades the sellers have done to the property ->

Features of 10248 Sentry Dr St. John Indiana
Below are the upgrades that have been added to the original New Home, and
not typically found in new construction or most custom-built homes without
costly extras added by the builder.

Outdoor structure huge patio and side walk way - $100,000
• 44 X 19 Cement walkway that extends from the garage to back Extra cement poured to
add storage space to the side
• Fully finished 22x22 covered patio structure, tongue/grove ceiling, additional lighting, LP smart
siding finish products for soffits columns and trim, speaker feeds to basement

Kitchen Upgrades including wet bar ($40,000.00)
• Extended Island in Kitchen, seating for 10- 2000, 4800.00 cabinets, 5000.00
• Cabinet space under the extension provides more storage
• Upgrades to cabinet hardware – All Signature brass handles $2000
• High-End Bosch Dishwasher, ultra silent 1500.00
• Pendant lighting above the kitchen island added 1500.00
• Stone tile backsplash with smart Wifi lighting system 4000.00
• Plumbing and electricity to convert a pantry into the coffee bar 2500.00
• Added granite countertops, sink and wine cooler, and custom cabinets 12000.00
• Added sink pendant light, additional recess lights by patio door and kitchen
perimeter 2500.00
• Stone backsplash with Wi-Fi cabinet lighting 1200.00
Laundry Upgrades ($18,000.00)
• Laundry room with custom oversized upper and lower cabinets 10,500
• Granite countertop oversized for under mount W/D 2500.00
• Plumbing rework to add for laundry tub 1500.00
• Electrical rework for added power, and Wi-Fi lighting 1000.00
• LG Front loading washer and dryer 2400.00

Garage $17,000 plus in upgrades
• Epoxy flooring in Garage, $5000
• Added gas pipe, electrical, venting plus heater install 4000.00
• Added Hot and cold water, with hose connect to the garage 700.00
• Added shelves installed across the top for extra storage, 2000.00
• Added 14-inch thick blown in insulation to garage attic 2500.00
• Frame and add Plywood flooring added to attic space for extra storage 2500.00
• LED garage lights 500.00


Basement finishes ($30,000.00)
• The majority of the basement is framed and drywalled, 10,000.00
• The basement has two finished built-out rooms, storage and mechanical, 2500.00
• Kinetico brand High-end water softener system $5000, re-routing main water supply
to mechanical room for system $1500
• Instant hot water available to all faucets throughout the home via an installed hot
water loop, rework system piping loop and add circ pump and return line 3000.00
• 4” Air cleaner attached to the furnace, i-Wave-R Ionic Particle charging system
• Added Humidifier 1500.00
• HVAC ducts, gas, Electric and plumbing were relocated to achieve full ceiling
height through the main basement area giving more useable space. 4000.00

Electrical system upgrades ($11,500.00)
• Ceiling fans in all bedrooms plus loft 1500.00
• Added ceiling fan, recess lights, switches and TV feed @ fireplace 2500.00
• Additional recessed lighting added for master bedroom 1500.00
• Dimmer switches installed, WIFI for automation, Lutron for all others 1500.00
• Whole house smart lighting system inside and out Lighting automation system, App
controlled to set times, scenes, brightness, exterior light colors, counter light colors
2500.00 system install and setup
• Extend Wi-Fi network to kitchen and garage 500.00
• All new exterior lighting fixtures upgrade from builder spec. 1500.00
Other finishes, upgrades
• Buried gutter drainage pipes to the rear of the property 3000.00
• Custom toilet topper cabinet master bathroom 750.00
• All first-year new build concerns have been discovered, repaired, or touched up
• Window Treatments Included
• Fully repainted interior
• Landscaping
• Family room surround sound wiring and ceiling speakers installed

Welcome Home!

An Executive Area of Prestigious Homes in The Gates of St. John Neighborhood,

Lake County, Northwest Indiana 46373 zip code.

A Great place to live : St. John has been named this by several publications* due to it's close proximity for commute to Chicago, award winning schools, safety ratings, and socio-economic status of it's residents.


Questions ? CALL Jeff Safrin REALTOR @ 219-309-9930 



Comments (3)

Emily Medvec
eXp Realty LLC - Santa Fe, NM
Broker | Realtor | Serving Santa Fe & Northern NM

Impressive property and story. BTW did I miss the asking price? Or is this your style? Curious. Good luck in making this SOLD!

Sep 27, 2022 03:51 PM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Jeff & Grace, what a pretty home, and very good curb appeal.  Best of luck to you all!

Sep 28, 2022 08:43 AM
Debe Maxwell, CRS | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
The right Charlotte REALTOR!

Congratulations on your listing Jeff & Grace. Wishing you well with the marketing of this beautiful home & I hope it sells quickly for you!

Sep 30, 2022 01:34 PM