Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$5,995,000 1345 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
"Stornoway," a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to acquire a magnificent property of unprecedented grand scale, exceptional architecture & prestigious historical significance on Chicago's North Shore. This luxurious lakefront manor was designed by noted architect Howard Van Doren Shaw in 1908 w/ 11,000 SF above ground & 4,800 SF below grade, including a 10 car heated garage & elevator. Beautifully restored, renovated & maintained w/ a bluff that was restored in 2009 & a private beach, an expansive pier, pool, spa & 2 private access paths to the beach. One is stone w/ a terrace 1/2 way down, the other path is wood & stone. Infused w/ an atmosphere of sophistication & refinement, this grand estate is astutely sited on 3.68 stunning acres. 1 million dollars in improvements by the current owner which include refinished hdwd flrs, a commercial chiller for the entire home, several updated bathrooms, a refinished pool, new heater & interior finishes. Must see this estate to truly appreciate it.
$1,095,000 342 N Western Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautifully updated home on .92 acres with over $400,000 in improvements. Located at the end of a private lane just 1 block from downtown Lake Forest. Newer roof, windows, mechanical systems, interior & exterior finishes & hardwood floors. The sun-filled living room features a fireplace, built-in bookcases and large picture windows. The fabulous newer kitchen has a breakfast bar and SS appliances. A new Master Suite was added in 2017 & features a vaulted ceiling, a huge walk-in closet, an office and an updated Master Bath. The 2nd bedrm has lots of closet space and a bay window. The dining room, family room, screened-in porch and attached, heated greenhouse have views of the lovely gardens. Upstairs, the 3rd bedroom suite features a balcony overlooking lush private grounds that provide a cozy way to view the annual Lake Forest fireworks. The fully fenced yard has a bluestone patio, beautiful gardens filled w/ native plantings and a walking path. Move right in & enjoy this amazing home!
$895,000 1576 Tara Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 9/15 12:00-2:00PM
Come view this dramatic sprawling California ranch custom-built by well known architect Charles Page. This extraordinary house is both a serene retreat and unique showpiece that sits on 1.37 acres on one of Lake Forest's most desirable streets. From the moment you enter the front door you will be greeted by a dramatic sunken living room, 20 foot white stone marble fireplace, wood beam vaulted ceiling & expansive windows capturing the sunlight & views of the beautifully landscaped back yard. Family room has spectacular California drift stone wood burning fireplace, wet bar & sliding glass doors that lead to the patio. Features include three bedrooms & office on the main floor. Luxurious master suite with solarium capturing breathtaking views of the backyard. Large kitchen located off the dining room has abundant storage, brick accent wall & walkout deck perfect for grilling. Large finished basement with full bath, and plenty of open space for recreation and hobbies. Truly an oasis!
$4,850,000 130 Rue Foret Lake Forest, IL 60045
One-of-a-kind fabulous! Brick Georgian estate, perfectly sited on two gated acres overlooking LF Open Lands. Gorgeous, yet comfortable interior with volume ceilings, spacious rooms, impeccable design and luxurious finishes. Curved center staircase, elevator to all levels, separate wing with indoor pool, spa and sauna. The paneled library has wonderful built-ins, a private bath and ample room for several desks. Recent kitchen and bath renovations represent the best of the best; must see to appreciate the fine craftsmanship, exceptional stone work and attention to detail. The master suite is a dream with fireplace, spa bath and huge custom walk-in closets. All 5 bedrooms are en suite. The English lower level has 12' ceilings w/windows above grade, 3 fireplaces, a deluxe bar and over 4,000 sq ft. Beautifully landscaped grounds with limestone terraces, outdoor pool, spa, dog run and basketball court. This home offers unparalleled entertainment possibilities and resort style living!
$2,950,000 20 W Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Stunning estate on almost 2 acres designed by noted architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. Spectacular gardens, stone terraces, fountains, carriage house, restored playhouse, fabulous new pool & new deck, brick paver driveway & 6-car garage. 6 BRs & 9.2 bths. 1st flr showcases a formal reception hall w/marble flr that opens to rotunda w/stunning spiral staircase. Elegant LR w/stone fpl & adj.music rm, sun rm overlooking gardens, handsome ofc w/fpl opens to patio, formal dining room w/glorious views of property & beautiful marble fpl, den with private bar room & fpl, the kit has it all w/butler's pantry, lrg eat area w/fpl & top of the line appliances, mud rm, full bath & laundry complete the 1st flr. 2nd flr has master ste. includes sit rm, walk-in closet & luxury bth. 4 addtl. family BRs w en-suite bths, 2nd flr FR w/bar area & fpl. Low lev exer. rm, rec rm, his & her baths/changing rms that lead to pool area. Convenient A+ location close to downtown Lake Forest. Buyer pays LF transfer tax
Beautiful two story 3,637 SF all red brick home w/ circular driveway on manicured 1.57 acre lot. Designed & built by current owner & meticulously cared for w/ many custom details including 9 ft. ceilings, HW floors throughout, crown moldings, large spacious rooms & 3 wood burning FPs. Grand sized foyer opens to formal living rm w/ fireplace, 1st floor office w/ built-in bookshelves & powder rm. Formal dining rm has sliders to expansive concrete paver patio. Updated eat-in kitchen has granite countertops & pantry closet. Family rm off kitchen has fireplace, sliders to outdoor patio & access to mudroom/laundry rm, full bath & attached 2.5 car garage. Four spacious bedrooms up w/ HW floors & large closets. Master has FP, spacious private bath & walk-in closet. Full unfinished basement allows ample storage & future expansion. All electric house w/ 2 heating/cooling systems, 400 amp electrical system & quality built w/ 2 X 6 studs. Peaceful setting w/ lovely gardens. Great location!
$1,174,990 785 W Orchard Circle Lake Forest, IL 60045
$1,215,000 1755 Tallgrass Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Stunning French Country home with south facing backyard and tons of privacy. This light-filled home offers an open floor plan, tall ceilings, walls of windows, hardwood floors and natural stone finishes. The kitchen with large island and generous eating area opens to the family room with fireplace and built-ins. A separate living room and library plus a large dining room are great for entertaining or everyday living. A gracious Master Suite offers separate tub and shower and the other two bedrooms are both ensuite. The English basement features large windows, rec room with custom bar, exercise room, bedroom, full bath, storage and stairs to garage. The beautiful backyard with brick patio and professional landscaping is the perfect place to enjoy the outdoors. Excellent construction and beautiful architecture are perfectly combined in this one owner home.
Located in the very desirable Northmoor neighborhood and close to South Park, the bike path, & downtown, this beautifully updated home is immaculate & move-in-ready. All the major components have been updated, including the kitchen, baths, roof, mechanicals, plus new wide plank hardwood floors throughout the first floor. A large family room with fireplace is located at the heart of the home. The kitchen with high end stainless steel appliances, white cabinets, and a large island with seating is open to the living room with fireplace and doors to a paver patio. The first floor also includes a dining room, study, full bath, plus bedroom which could also serve as a home office. Upstairs, the luxury master suite has a honed white marble bath & HUGE dressing room closet, plus two other bedrooms with jack & jill bath. Finished basement with fourth bath. Wired throughout. Fully fenced backyard and brand new two-car garage complete this picture perfect home.
Open House: Sunday, 9/15 12:00-3:00PM
This one owner home has been impeccably maintained and updated. It is on a .8 acre lot with lovely landscaping and perennial gardens. The two story foyer opens to a formal living room which flows into the sunny family room featuring a fireplace, built-ins, and patio door to the deck. The Spacious kitchen has a center island, computer desk, and eating area- enjoy your morning paper looking at the very private and beautiful yard. Formal dining room with gleaming hardwood floors, wet bar, wine cooler & ice maker. Exceptional study with custom cherry built-ins and fireplace. Spacious First floor Master Bedroom with custom closets & updated Master Bath. Second floor features two roomy bedrooms, and one en-suite bedroom including a walk-in cedar closet. Lower level has substantial recreation room and lots of storage. This impressive home also includes all custom closets, speakers throughout, security system, central vac, sprinkler system and Epoxy garage floor.
Look No Further. Impressive sun filled home in Arbor Ridge with too many updates to list.This simply stunning home features updated large eat-in gourmet kitchen with an island , granite counter tops and high end SS appliances, over looking enclosed porch, lush landscaping and a beautiful pond. Beautiful hardwood floors through most of 1st floor. Easy floor plan for entertaining. 1st floor den/office with impressive custom built-ins, and wine cellar.Spacious master bedroom suite with fireplace, 2 large walk-in closets with new closet system, and large master bath. 3 additional nice sized bedrooms and a terrific 2nd floor bonus room currently used as a kids playroom. 1st floor laundry room. Great finished basement with new carpet, dry bar, exercise area and new theater room. Close to shopping ,Everett school,highway and train. Walk to a private beach.A terrific place to call HOME.See Updates list in the home when you view it, don't miss this! LOW TAXES.
This fabulous 4 bdrm, 3.1 bath home w/ 5,100 SF of finished space in east Lake Forest features 9' ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors, and lots of open space to live & entertain! The kitchen & breakfast area open into a large family room addition that includes a gas fireplace, built-ins, an elevator that services all 3 levels and sweeping views of the lush backyard & patio. The oversized Mud Room provides cubbies for coats & lots of space to store boots and shoes. Upstairs, the huge Master Suite contains a large walk-in closet, a spa-like Master Bath w/ double vanities, huge shower, updated white cabinetry w/ marble accents, and a laundry rm. The 3 additional bedrooms all have hardwood floors & high ceilings. The deep pour basement has a massive Media/Rec room w/ wet bar, a craft/work room room & plenty of storage. The oversized, detached garage can fit 4 small cars tandem-style. The backyard is deep and private w/ a lovely brick paver patio that is perfect for entertaining!
TOTAL TRANSFORMATION IN STONEBRIDGE - LOOKS LIKE NEW CONSTRUCTION, FEELS LIKE SINGLE FAMILY & it's maintenance free in Stonebridge at Conway Farms with picturesque water views! NEW hardwd flrs & modern grey tones w/white trim. RANCH w/3+1 bedrms, 3 full baths, SCREENED PORCH w/A+ views & FULL FIN bsmnt w/mini kitchen, full bath, bonus room, tons of storage & 4th bedroom make it great for family and friends to hang out! Open layout kitchen with granite counters, cherry 42" cabinets, instant hot water dispenser w/extra deep sink + ss appliances. Open layout floorplan with LR and formal DR make entertaining a snap. RELAX in your private screened porch and take in nature, water views & peaceful evenings. Master spa-like bath w/double vanity, oversized tub and 2 person shower w/bench. UNBELIEVABLE walk-in DREAM CUSTOM CLOSET! Main level laundry incl washer and dryer. 2 car HEATED GARAGE w/epoxy flooring. Close to highway, shopping and restaurants. HOA includes: snow, lawn & common areas.
Open House: Sunday, 9/15 11:00-1:00PM
Recently updated home with mid-century feel located on large private lot with majestic trees & lovely gardens. Feel connected to the outside as you look through the floor to ceiling windows throughout most of the home. Gorgeous beamed cathedral ceilings expand the living room, dining room & kitchen. Living room features natural brick wall with three sided fireplace connecting the eating area & overlooking the wrap around patio. Updated cooks kitchen with wood look tile floors & quartz counters. Main floor master boasts update en-suite featuring large walk in shower, free standing tub, double sinks & convenient built in storage shelves. Double wall closets & fabulous bay window w/backyard views complete the master retreat. Bedroom 2 & 3 boast attached full baths generous closets space & beautiful views. Main floor family RM showcases gleaming hardwood floors, expansive windows & 3 skylights making a great hang out space or home office. Enjoy LRG recreation space in lower level. 10+!
Fantastic location for schools. Lake Forest High School in your front yard and Sheridan Elementary in your back yard. Walk to downtown or the lakefront. First floor bedroom can double as an In-law suite.
Wonderful 5 bedroom home in Whispering Oaks is essentially brand new! New roof, windows, gutters and hardie board siding are just the start to what has been done. Hardwood floors throughout, new kitchen and baths, fabulous finishes, large bedrooms, walk-in closet in master bedroom, beautiful built in cabinet in the study as well as in the mudroom. Full unfinished basement allows you to finish in a way that works for you. New driveway and landscaping. New furnace, ac unit, sump pump. Nothing left to do but move in!
Quality, charm & character welcome you to this historic property at 1164 Gavin in Lake Forest. Privacy is abundant as you drive as up to the 1.6 acres of mature landscaping. Substantial craftsmanship is felt in this farmhouse and it is showcased in the authentic finishes: high ceilings, hardwood floors, millwork, bird's eye maple stairs and redwood siding. Solid wood doors with beautiful hardware and transom windows greet you at every threshold. The floor plan features large rooms with views of nature at every turn. Masterfully established during another era, this home is ready for a new buyer today. Welcome home!
$2,400,000 254 Butler Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Gorgeous custom home perfectly located on 1.66 private acres on a cul-de-sac near town, schools and parks. Totally updated throughout! New kitchen, baths, finishes, lighting, and pool! Recently refinished hardwood floors throughout first and second floor. Durable, low-maintenance construction with brick and stucco walls and a slate roof, with copper gutters and flashings. Approx 5,700 SF above grade and 2,000 additional SF of finished space in the lower level. Beautiful details and finishes. Wonderful floor plan, high ceilings, custom millwork, abundant natural light, custom closets, 3.5 car garage with built-in cabinetry and storage. Spacious, well appointed rooms with detailed ceilings, fine ash and oak stained floors, French doors & transom windows. Updated basement with a 2nd family room, fireplace, recreation room, 5th bedroom/office with views of the gardens and a full bath. Too many updates to list! A superior home in a very desirable location with easy access to everything!
$1,099,990 30 Orchard Circle Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 9/15 11:00-4:00PM
$1,225,000 1485 Christina Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 9/15 12:00-2:00PM
*** LIVING COMES EASY WHEN QUALITY & DETAILS CREATE A WARM & INVITING ATMOSPHERE *** Experience a comfortable lifestyle & enjoy many updates thru-out * NEW European white oak floors, NEW light fixtures and a redesigned staircase make a statement * Entertaining is effortless with an open kitchen/family room lay-out/shared FP/center island/honed granite/stainless appls * Master suite complete with FP/sitting room & luxurious updated bath/Quartz counters * Additional features include 5th bedroom w/separate entrance perfect for guests or in-laws, large laundry/mudroom area, main level den/office with FP & rec room in finished BSMT * NEW water heater 2019 * Tons of storage in garage * Enjoy spectacular outdoor living space w/large deck/patio/gardens/play area * Gather 'round the fire pit & take in the gorgeous backyard setting * NEW Cedar fence just installed * So nice you'll never want to leave!
Recent upgrades include new kitchen appliances, counters, backsplash and new painting throughout. Beautiful 1.5 acre property at the end of cul de sac, with a great lawn and wonderful woods with a walking path and firepit! Enter into the two story foyer w/ southern exposure, which opens to oversized formal dining and living rooms. Kitchen and large breakfast area open to family room w/ FP. Office with built in bookcases. First floor offers hardwood floors. Large first floor laundry/mudroom. Master has fireplace and newer master bath and big walk in his and her closets. All 5 bedrooms are on the second floor. Fifth bedroom has hardwood floors and its own full updated bath. Finished basement with full bath. Three fireplaces and a huge three car garage. 5th bedroom suite has its own staircase to first floor which offers a perfect opportunity for in law/ guest quarters and one could add a lift if so needed. Inground swimming pool too!!!
This charming split level is cozy and well situated on 1/2 acre of land surrounding home with easy acces to Lake, the Metra, and ideally located for commuters from city. Whispering Oaks is a desired residential neighborhood that offers a quiet serene setting that is surrounded by many grand homes. The landscaped yard allows for privacy and a tranquil setting while being easily being accessible to all that Lake Forest has to offer, a walk or ride away. The home is situated on corner of Westleigh and Green Bay Road, and set back from the street with treeline of evergreens to create privacy. Driveway to home enters immediately south of intersection on Westleigh. Home is a split level style home designed for efficiency, natural light exposure, and a convenient floor plan for easy living. First,, you enter living/dining room, with kitchen, powder room and access to garage and patio in a covered area adjacent to garage. Lower level is family room and utility room. It is perfect
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