Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$1,495,000 1075 Walden Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautiful newer stucco custom home in a spectacular woodland and ravine setting on historic Walden Lane, situated between 2 bridges owning on both sides of Walden Lane, giving one the feeling of total privacy! The soaring ceilings and clerestory of the living room and adjacent dining room enjoy the glory of southern light. There is a cozy library with bookcases with storage cabinets beneath. The same is true in the family room, including the wet bar, ice maker, and beverage fridge, the addition of a planning desk, makes this a truly versatile room. Adjoining the family room is a screened porch perfect for warm summer nights opening onto the brick paver patio. A first floor master suite with sitting room his and hers closets and master bath are tucked away yielding to peace and quiet of the woodland setting. An ample mudroom and laundry off of the 3 car garage with 3 new garage door openers and a basement access round out the 1st floor. The three very spacious bedrooms, with more than ample closets and 2 baths on the 2nd floor, could easily function as a second master and two family bedrooms. The 2 sizable attics will really wow you for storage or easy expansion options! The lower level is truly a delight as its a daylight basement. The full office and adjacent boardroom, is the perfect retreat for Covid quarantine- a finished storage room will easily accommodate the addition of a closet, to become the 5th bedroom. The full bath and kitchenette and exercise or playroom and the shop or workroom- round out this lower level. Seeing is truly believing here!
Walk to school & train from this lovely colonial in an exceptional & convenient location. This beautifully maintained 4 bedroom center-entry Colonial sits on a large corner lot. A spacious foyer with soaring ceilings and stylish slate floors greets you as you enter the home. Abundant windows, including a large bay window, in the living room fill the space with natural light. The "on-trend" navy dining room is framed by an additional grand bay window and custom millwork. The gourmet white kitchen includes stainless steel appliances and a large eating area which has sliders to the patio outside. The spacious family room features beautiful white wooden paneled walls, distinctive white beams on the ceiling, a stunning new marble fireplace, and sliders to the outdoor patio. Convenient first floor laundry. Upstairs you will find the gorgeous master suite with a newly renovated en-suite bathroom with double vanity with quartz counters. Three large bedrooms and an additional newly renovated full bath complete the 2nd floor. The finished basement offers plenty of additional recreational and living and storage space. Gleaming hardwood floors and neutral paint colors throughout the home. Walking distance to Everett elementary school, the Metra train, and shopping/restaurants. Wonderful opportunity for a new family to move into this "move-in" ready home!
Price just reduced to sell! Great Lake Forest east location. Short walk to town & High School. Almost 3,500 sq feet with .45 acres. Spacious & private back yard with wood deck & patio. Kitchen with large counter space and eating/sitting area withfireplace. Separate dining room, sitting room with additional fire place, & family room. Master bedroom with high ceiling, large walk-in closet, private bath with walk-in shower, and sliding door to small deck. Four additional bedrooms on second floor with 2 full hall baths. Hardwood floors in almost every room. Partially finished basement with recreation room and smaller adjacent room. Plenty of storage room in crawl space.
$799,000 560 Buena Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Lake Forest rare find in prestigious, family friendly "Ponds" neighborhood! Just renovated! Sunlit open concept Chef's kitchen with double convection oven and 5-burner gas range. Huge quartz island and counter overlooking living room, built in bluetooth compatible speaker, perfect for entertaining or family life. New roof. Flawless basement living space with in-ceiling speakers w/surround sound, and eco-friendly ethanol fireplace surrounded by custom stacked stone, and wet bar. Elegant and updated fixtures, master carpentried millwork throughout the home. Lush, private backyard, with fenced in yard, fire pit, nestled by trees. Walking distance to 3 ponds, Waveland Park and award winning Lake Forest schools. Priced to sell, you will not find a house as updated at this price point in the "Ponds" neighborhood in Lake Forest!
Gorgeous, sprawling, brick ranch home on one acre in Forest Haven (unincorporated Lake Forest). Circular driveway with additional parking. 4 bedroom, 2 full bath home has been lovingly updated and remodeled throughout. Large picture windows overlook the professionally landscaped front and back yards. Kitchen cabinets have been repainted and custom 5" hardwood floors installed throughout the first level. Both master and hall bathrooms have been completely remodeled from top to bottom, including custom stone tile floor shower in master and large soaker tub with jets. Fully finished, recently remodeled basement recreation room with wet bar is perfect for entertaining. Home also has lower level bedroom, large laundry room and ample storage. Large deck overlooks park like backyard, gorgeous mature trees on all sides create much privacy. Charming shed in the backyard, perfect for gardening or possible playhouse! Every inch of this home has been updated or remodeled, very well cared for. Peaceful and very quiet neighborhood. Looking to put in a pool? This huge lot can accommodate one! Want to have backyard chickens or bee hives? This home is in unincorporated Lake Forest so you can definitely do that too! Easy access to Interstate 94. Short drive to downtown Libertyville and many restaurants. Highly desired Libertyville schools (Rondout/LHS). Come see this very well-maintained peaceful property!
This gracious 2-story brick Colonial home in desirable H.O. Stone welcomes you to all its newer renovations & amenities! 2015 Gourmet Kitchen showcases all high end appliances including built-in Sub Zero Refrigerator, Professional Viking Cooktop, Bosch Ovens & Dishwasher, granite island & counter tops, custom cabinets, beautiful Carrara Marble back splash & spacious eat in area. New hardwood throughout the throughout 1st floor. The Living room has been opened to the family room for better family function. Expansive Mud Room with wood lockers, custom cabinets & granite, two closets & laundry. Spacious new Master Suite features custom walk-in closet & luxurious bath with granite counter tops, travertine floor & large spa shower with Groehe rain shower system and body jets. 3 additional spacious family bedrooms each with exceptional closet space. Family Room with brick fireplace leads to patio and private fenced yard for great entertaining! Enjoy Basement with huge Recreational Area, Office/5th bedroom with closet addition easily possible, full Bath, second laundry room, stunning 1250 bottle wine cellar & loads of storage! Garage with epoxy floor has room to store all your equipment with professional organizers & built-in cabinets. New since 2016, sump pump and battery backup new hot water, chimney relined, deck removed and new hardscape with brick paver patio with wood burning fireplace added for year round enjoyment. Recent exterior painting and much more.
Situated on a well landscaped half acre setting, this lannon stone ranch is a great value. Enjoy the central Lake Forest location just a short bike ride to town, schools, rec center and trains. Large living room with fireplace, separate dining area leading to family room with new carpeting overlooking very private rear yard area. New kitchen features stainless steel appliances, countertops, cabinets and more. Full basement with rec area, multiple storage areas and downstairs laundry area.
This striking newer home set on a beautifully landscaped half acre lot has it all! It offers a flexible open floor plan with well proportioned rooms, 10 ft ceilings, hardwood floors, extensive millwork and tasteful decor throughout. A gracious two story foyer leads to a spacious living room with hardwood floors and a large bay window overlooking pretty perennial gardens. A connected large dining room has wainscoted walls, gorgeous east facing window and a lovely chandelier. A cheery, recently renovated('18) white kitchen offers modern appliances and plenty of prep and storage space, center island and a separate breakfast room. A large bay with sliding glass door brings in natural light. The adjacent family room boasts a cozy brick fireplace, custom built-in bookcases and French doors to a brick paver patio and a park like backyard. A private study completes the first floor. The second floor master bedroom is spacious and bright, and offers a huge walk-in closet and a new luxury bath with double vanity, stand alone tub, large shower and a private water closet. There are three additional family bedrooms and a gorgeous bath. The finished lower level features another fireplace, large rec room with custom built-ins, additional bedroom and one more beautiful bath. This is a move-in ready, meticulously maintained home with a new roof with oversized gutters (w/ gutter guards), new mechanicals, freshly painted interior and exterior, new stamped concrete driveway and brick front walk. 3-car heated garage with electric car charging station. Mature landscaping, irrigation system, raised vegetable garden. Award winning schools, convenient location close to shopping, parks, bike trail and Metra!
$1,199,000 40 Rue Foret Lake Forest, IL 60045
Welcome to this sleek, transitional single story home set at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. The spectacular NEW facade w/bluestone walkway & lighting is the perfect segue into this exceptional home. The foyer w/hand-crafted Brazilian cherry floors and custom woodwork leads you to the rest of the home w/an open floor plan & dramatic spaces. Vaulted ceilings and large picture windows are juxtaposed by tranquil, cozy spaces and incredible views. The chef's kitchen w/large island, dbl ovens, large eating area and doors to the patio, is the perfect place for entertaining or everyday living. The family rm features a center fireplace as well as wet bar and storage. Living spaces include a bedroom wing w/large Master Suite and two ensuite bedrooms, a separate office, 4th ensuite bedrm and an incredible sunroom w/fireplace overlooking the backyard. The finished basement w/great ceiling height includes recreation rm, half bath and storage. Fabulous move-in ready home
Social Distancing? This completely remodeled, bright & spacious first floor unit is in an ideal location in the 1301 North Western Building, with quick & easy "no stairs" access to your assigned outdoor parking spot, located just outside the convenient rear entrance. The condo has a large foyer with tumbled marble wainscoting & a closet. Living room has pillars & half-wall separating the kitchen. Living/Dining room has 30 foot wall of solid maple with mirror accents to create an open, contemporary space. Enjoy the wall of floor-to-ceiling windows, with a spacious balcony/patio. Updated kitchen & bathrooms have granite floors and granite counter tops. Also, kitchen & baths have new maple cabinets & appliances. Master vanity / dressing area is separate from tub & toilet, with ample closets in the dressing area. This quiet, secure elevator building has an exercise/party room, bike room & storage room, all meticulously maintained. Common areas have been recently redone. This condo can not be rented. Dogs are not allowed. Walk to shopping, train & dining.
Open House: Sunday, 7/5 11:00-4:00PM
THIS IS A BRAND NEW CUSTOM HOME AVAILABLE THIS AUGUST. DURING THIS TIME YOUR SAFETY IS OUR UTMOST PRIORITY. WE ARE SANITIZING SURFACES BETWEEN SHOWINGS IN OUR MODELS AND PRACTICING SOCIAL DISTANCING. THIS HOME IS ALSO AVAILABLE TO SEE ON A VIRTUAL TOUR TOO. PLEASE CALL LISTING AGENT FOR DETAILS. This spacious home is the Everett floor plan and features a 1st floor Master Suite. Main level living features, 1st Floor Study, Gourmet Kitchen open to Dining Room and Great room. Kitchen Features 42" upper cabinets with soft close drawers and doors, granite counters and Kitchen Aid stainless appliances. 1st floor master has over-sized walk-in closets, super shower and double vanities. 2 large bedrooms and Loft upstairs. Full basement, professionally landscaped homesite. Maintenance free living accessible to Tollways, Shopping, Entertainment and Dining.
Open House: Sunday, 7/5 11:00-4:00PM
THIS IS A BRAND NEW CUSTOM HOME AVAILABLE THIS AUGUST. DURING THIS TIME YOUR SAFETY IS OUR UTMOST PRIORITY. WE ARE SANITIZING SURFACES BETWEEN SHOWINGS AND PRACTICING SOCIAL DISTANCING. THIS HOME IS ALSO AVAILABLE TO SEE ON A VIRTUAL TOUR TOO. PLEASE CALL LISTING AGENT FOR DETAILS. Beautifully Brunswick ranch model with 2500 SF. Featuring dramatic open and flowing floorplan that showcases spacious Great Room with fireplace, Dining Room, large Gourmet Kitchen with Amish custom cabinetry, large island and quartz counters. Master Bedroom with tray ceiling, luxurious bathroom and very large walk-in closet. Second bedroom with private bath and walk-in closet and a Study. Hardwood floors in the living area, 9' ceilings on main level and the lower level.
$3,699,000 663 Circle Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Spectacular 2.48 acre lakefront estate on the historical & magnificent McCormick / Rockefeller Villa Sul Lago estate. The grounds include the original restored tea house aka "Sound of Music" Gazebo, a wonderful & charming pool house complete w/ his/her bathrooms, great room that lives like a studio apartment complete with a newly renovated kitchen, pool & Jacuzzi. The main house is a 7 bed / 7.3 bath custom built brick Georgian sprawling masterpiece. Upon entering, you are "wow'd" by a double bridal staircase & arched doorway to the great room, anchored by a magnificent paneled office & new expansive Chef's expanded kitchen & breakfast room all w/ breathtaking east views of the grounds & the lake. Sandwiching the foyer are stunning, formal living and dining rooms with a magnificent arched gallery hallway between. Upstairs, the Master suite & sitting room have been updated with a recently updated & completely remodeled Master bath & walk in closet complete with a sauna, large walk in glass shower and huge Jacuzzi. The 2nd floor features 5 bedroom suites, a wonderful laundry room & upstairs family room. Newly renovated & finished walk out English basement includes an open family room / recreation / exercise / game room + a card room with wine cooler and bar area & storage galore. 2 - 2 car attached garages, (for a total of 4 indoor garage spaces), a 1st floor guest suite with a sitting room overlooking the pool, pool house and lake + so much more. This truly magnificent estate is priced below market value and is ready for you to enjoy the most incredible morning sunsets each and every day!
$3,395,000 272 S Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Extraordinary craftsmanship and attention to detail unite in this David Poulton custom residence in east Lake Forest. A charming circular drive is your first introduction to the stately stucco and stone exterior rising over 1.7 private acres. Poulton is known for his rich detailing, and this one-of-a-kind home represents his homage to traditional craftsmanship, authentic materials and hand-touched elements that were celebrated by the Arts and Crafts movement. Stunning millwork, hand-carved pillars and wood beams, dynamic ceiling architecture, intricate stonework, artisan windows, radiant heat flooring and six fireplaces create a warm and unforgettable ambiance inside the 4,803 square-foot interior. Four bedrooms, including a serene first floor master suite with a spa-like bath, are spacious and private. There is a four-season sunroom overlooking the lush, beautiful grounds that were artfully designed and manicured by Rocco Fiore & Sons. In the lower level, the richly designed wine cellar and tasting room are accented by Old Chicago antique brick walls and terra cotta brick tile flooring by Ann Sacks. The expansive unfinished area offers many opportunities with 11' ceilings and plumbed for a bath. A fully restored vintage log cabin lies just beyond the main residence with dramatic ravine views and comes with a kitchen, two bedrooms, full bathroom and laundry. All of the furniture and contents of the cabin are included in the sale. Offered on the market for the first time, this incredible property has been featured in two design magazines, giving the future owner a chance to live in a home of rare architectural pedigree.
Large, beautifully updated home in desirable Whispering Oaks! Sitting on .7 acres, this 4,133 sq. ft. house has 4 bedrooms, 3.2 baths, hardwood floors, a gourmet kitchen that opens up to the family room, a 1st floor office, a 1st floor laundry, and a large, brick paver patio overlooking the backyard that is great for entertaining! Remodeled and expanded in 2010, the kitchen has high-end, stainless steel appliances, beautiful cabinetry, a large island, a breakfast area, and overlooks the large family room. Upstairs, the Master Suite has new carpeting (2020), a large bathroom w/ His & Her vanity areas, 3 walk-in closets, and an additional room that can be used as an office or exercise room. The 2nd bedroom has an en suite bathroom. The lower lever is partially finished w/ a 1/2 bath and an unfinished area that would be perfect for a home gym, theater room, or golf simulator. Close to Cherokee Elementary School, downtown Lake Forest, the Ft. Sheridan Metra station, the Ft. Sheridan Nature Preserve (w/ walking trails and access to Lake Michigan), the Robert McCrory bike path, and many restaurants and shops, this home is move in ready! Don't miss it!!
This contemporary, updated and expansive ranch features a wonderful open floor plan and generous room sizes. Light-filled with hardwood floors throughout, it offers four bedrooms, each with their own bath. It has a great flow and is perfect for everyday living or larger scale entertaining. A gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances has a large breakfast bar with space for stools, a large eating area with tons of windows and is wide open to the family room with fireplace and bar nook. The separate living and dining rooms offer flexibility for your lifestyle. A fabulous Master Suite has a beautiful bathroom with double sinks, tub and separate shower. The finished basement includes a recreation room with fireplace, sitting room and game room, with plenty of storage. The south facing backyard offers views of the pond and gorgeous backyard with lots of privacy.
$2,500,000 905 E Illinois Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautifully updated by Megan Winters in 2014, this home defines warmth, elegance and luxury. Located east of Sheridan Road on one of east Lake Forest's most beautiful streets, this sun-filled 5,500+sq ft home is perfectly sited on 1.19 acres with gorgeous views. Features include a new $140,000 1" thick cedar shake roof with new copper roofs, flashings, gutters and downspouts, a stunning curved staircase, high ceilings, hardwood floors, a family room with views of the breath-taking grounds and a wonderful floor plan with sun-filled rooms and large bedrooms. The Burmeister gourmet kitchen with stone countertops, custom cabinetry, a large island, and stainless steel high-end appliances make cooking a joy! The breakfast room with fireplace and built-in desk complete this amazing kitchen. The 2nd floor has 5 bedrooms with newly renovated bathrooms, white cabinetry and marble countertops. The gracious master suite includes a fireplace, updated master bath with a marble shower, 2 vanities, a spa tub and 2 large closets. The entire family will enjoy the 3,100 square foot full, expansive basement with high ceilings and room for everyone. The attached 3.5 car garage is a plus with a room on the 2nd floor for storage or future finished space with a seperate exterior entrance. The 3rd floor is accessible via a wide staircase and provides ample storage space or room for expansion if desired! Must see to truly appreciate all that this fabulous home has to offer. Perfection!
$2,175,000 400 Washington Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 7/5 12:00-2:00PM
Quintessential Lake Forest. This 7 bedroom/5.4 bath stately Georgian designed by notable architect Henry Ives Cobb is perfectly situated between the lake and town, boasting incomparable curb appeal and walkability. Step inside the grand foyer and prepare to be wowed by the old-world craftsmanship that can't be replicated today. Featuring current updates that suit today's modern lifestyle while paying homage to classic design, the spacious main level of this three-story home offers a variety of spaces for entertaining, as well as multiple options for smaller gatherings and privacy. Highlights include a light filled family room which opens to the updated kitchen featuring high end appliances, a large center island and a built-in Miele coffee station. In addition to the grand living room, dining room, reception hall and library, a separate side entrance and mudroom with half bath, built-in cubbies and a dog wash complete the main floor. Head on up the grand staircase to the second floor, which is comprised of four en-suite bedrooms, a full-size laundry room and a gallery hallway with walls perfect for art. The third floor offers a series of additional bedrooms, an office, media room, large recreation room and a kitchenette. The partially finished basement boasts a walk-in wine cellar, home gym, half bath and tremendous room for storage. If it's serenity and space you desire, look no further. 400 Washington offers over 8000 square feet of livable space, plus an enormous screened porch, large stone terrace, a private back yard and expansive front lawn with circular drive. 400 Washington is the perfect home in which to create memories for a lifetime. This home is a one of a kind opportunity for today's discerning buyer.
Great Split level home on a gorgeous 1.5 acre wooded land. The home was designed with lots of windows to bring nature inside. Very spacious rooms, eat-in kitchen, hardwood floors, wood burning fireplace and walk-out lower level with many built-ins and access the a second patio. This secluded lot is perfectly situated on a quiet street in desirable and remarkably exclusive area. Very private, yet conveniently located near public transportation, restaurants, shops and US 41 Expressway. Top rated school district. Home is currently tenant occupied. Seller financing available.
$1,795,000 1250 Ash Lawn Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Nature abounds in this spectacular custom built brick & limestone home. Transformed for today's buyer to move right in and enjoy. This gracious home has it all, open layout with generous room sizes for entertaining or everyday living. Brand new Roof, quality custom moulding, high ceilings, hardwood floors, natural stone baths and all the finest details! First floor has large open Family Room with gorgeous limestone FP, wood paneled private Office, bright light filled Sunroom to enjoy the wide open views, sophisticated Living Room and Dining Room, gourmet chef's Kitchen with custom cherry cabinets, quartz & granite counters, high end appliances, huge island, butlers pantry & sunny eating area. Front and back staircase lead to the second floor with gorgeous Master Bedroom suite with balcony overlooking tree filled back yard, 3 extra Bedrooms and a private second floor Family Living area! Third level loft is perfect for so many possibilities! Finished deep pour Basement with 2 staircases keeps the fun going with Media section, Exercise room, Rec room with built in bar and pool table area, full Bath plus Bedroom Suite with private living area accessed by back staircase perfect for in law or au pair living. Large 3 car garage, professionally landscaped yard, multiple spacious brick paver patios add to the perfection of this one owner home! Enjoy easy access to the Lake Forest Open Lands or stay in your own private natural oasis; fish in the pond in the summer and ice skate in the winter or enjoy the outdoor fire pit, hot tub and beautiful sunsets with the nature surrounding you!
$1,295,000 1351 Edgewood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Rarely available NEWER CONSTRUCTION home in prime EAST LAKE FOREST! Builder's own home is bursting with quality and style! Four gorgeous levels of living all finished off top notch! Open concept floor plan, elaborate mill work and high ceilings throughout. Formal Living room showcases leaded glass windows, fireplace and arched doorway to Dining area. Handsome office/lounge with built-in bookcases, coffered ceiling and French doors to foyer. Beautiful custom kitchen is ideal with large island, built in banquette, new lighting and plenty of storage. Adjacent to the kitchen is the large yet cozy Family room complete with stone fireplace, double French doors to stone terrace and pretty views of the yard. Second floor showcases romantic Master suite with fireplace, custom bathroom, huge walk-in closet and views of tranquil backyard. Two other bedrooms on this floor share a Jack and Jill bath and one of the bedrooms has an awesome climbing wall to a private loft! Third floor is the perfect get away for guests or that lucky child complete with cathedral ceilings, private bath, sitting area and walk in closet! It is hard to call it a Lower Level but this floor is of like quality to the rest of the home: gorgeous mill work, high ceilings and natural light! This level complete with Rec area, beautiful bar, media room, yoga studio, bedroom and full bath! The outdoor oasis is a dream come true! Perennial gardens and colorful tree's surround the tiered patio and modern fire pit area. Extra large yard to play in is very, very private! All this in a walk to town, train, lake and school location. UNBEATABLE! Click Virtual Tour link for drone overview of interior and exterior.
$10,950,000 77 Stone Gate Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Completed in 2001, this magnificent, one-of-a-kind estate overlooking Lake Michigan exemplifies what can be built today with detail & craftsmanship from the past. The stunning great room was designed by Alfred Granger in 1928. Stuart Cohen designed a 6 bdrm new home around the historic great rm. After 8 yrs of fastidious design & construction, the carved limestone, brick & timber home was completed in 2001. Much of the woodwork & lighting was designed & fabricated in England. The landscaped bluff, an engineering feat taking 5 yrs to complete, was developed w/stone paths, steps & terraces leading to a 2,500 SF heated boat house & terrace & approx 400' of protected beach. This 9,097 sq. ft. 6 bdrm, 6.2 bath estate also features a deGiulio kitchen, handsome library & 2nd floor office. The walk-out LL includes a home theater, exercise rm, & wet bar-all w/lake views! 3 car garage & more. Enjoy entertaining in this spectacular estate w/mesmerizing lake views & beach like no other! Perfection!
$3,100,000 255 Foster Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
This spectacular estate was designed by renowned architect Howard Van Doren Shaw, for Louis F. Swift. Set in a prime location near Lake Forest Country Day School, downtown Lake Forest, and Onwentsia Club, this estate exudes a sense of luxury and elegance that rivals the grand estates on the east coast. The Prince of Wales, later King Edward VIII, stayed here during his visit in 1924. The intricately detailed plaster ceilings in the Solarium, Entresol, Living Room and Dining Room are truly magnificent. The gorgeous formal rooms open to an expansive bluestone terrace with formal gardens that surround the beautifully restored monumental fountain. Breath-taking sunset views and stunning grounds complete this historic masterpiece. This 3.5 acre estate includes 2 PIN numbers; 1 parcel is 1.8 acres of vacant buildable land with utilities and can be sold separately in the future. Interior features include 5 large bedroom suites, a new master bath and dressing room, handsome Library, Butler's Pantry, Kitchen & Breakfast area open to a large Family Room, 2 wet bars, high ceilings, fabulous mouldings, hardwood and stone floors, a greenhouse, 3 car garage and more! Enjoy entertaining family and friends in this fabulous estate with amazing, private grounds with lush gardens, manicured hedges, a sprawling lawn and stone terraces. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own this remarkable Historic Estate.
LOW TAXES & NO ASSOCIATION FEES!!! This exceptional home has so many distinctive features. A few that make a splash are the oversized lot, desirable area, convenient (close to school) location, custom blinds throughout the house, new 2nd floor windows, appliances, roof, utilities, and the fully-renovated second floor and basement. An appealing drive-up impresses, with mature landscaping, welcoming walk-up, and attached tandem 2-car garage (fits 3 cars). Step inside to appreciate the open-concept floor plan, highlighted by hardwood flooring and fresh, neutral paint. Natural sunlight from the many new windows exudes a warm feel throughout. Find the well-appointed kitchen ready to impress with not only newer appliances, lots of cabinetry, counter space, recessed lighting, and a huge eat-in bar for seating, but a kitchenette area leading to the back deck and a versatile built-in and desk space for work from home. Along with the kitchen, the main level offers a formal dining space with a fireplace, living area that opens to a roomy back deck, an office, and powder room. Upstairs find the master suite; relax here with room to stretch and enjoy the impressive bath featuring granite, custom lighting, and soaking tub with shower. Three additional bedrooms and an updated full bath complete this level. Guests and family alike will feel at home! Have fun in the finished basement with concrete ceilings, custom built-in entertainment system, bar with seating, and tile-flooring for easy care. Take the fun outside and relax in the hot tub or on the large back deck and lawn. Nice shed for storage and greenery provides some privacy. A dual furnace, humidifier and AC, 8 years old roof, 7 year old hot water heater, and 5 year old whole house generator round out this home's features. Add easy access to nearby school, park district & other amenities. You've got every reason to make this your next home!
$3,100,000 747 E Deerpath Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
The original limestone garden gate along Deerpath Road is a stunning entry to this elegant Georgian designed by Frederick Wainwright Perkins. A sunny, modern kitchen with white oak herringbone flooring and full butler's pantry, all new gorgeous baths including desirable his & her master baths, and the beauty of new stylish 21st century decorating - make this an extraordinary combination for today's buyer. Irreplaceable details include a cherry paneled living room, hand-carved Carrera marble foyer, pre-war Beaux-Arts fashion elements, incredible crown moldings topping tall ceilings and a note-worthy garden room fountain. Third floor walk-up attic provides flexible space, BRAND-NEW elevator, 3 car garage and full basement. South-facing terrace overlooks a lush backyard which incorporates surviving hardscape from the original 1860 gardens designed by Frank Calvert. A truly magnificent brick home with a gorgeous site makes this a solid investment. Available furnished.
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