1230 W Summerfield Drive $6,495,000

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    1230 W Summerfield Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045

    • 5 Beds
    • 10 Baths
    • 7,892 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 11002929
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    Offering a lifestyle of world class refinement and luxury, this magnificent estate was custom-built in 2009! Constructed with the highest quality of materials available, this spectacular estate has an unobstructed view of Middlefork Savannah, a 670 acre nature preserve. Perfectly sited on nearly 2 breath-taking acres with 13,272 SF of finished space, this home was designed to exceed expectations. The limestone and stucco exterior and beautifully landscaped grounds create a private oasis like no other! The circular driveway leads to 2 separate 2+ car attached garages. A grand staircase, designer lighting, limestone and walnut hardwood floors, an elevator servicing all three levels, high ceilings, an in-law suite, slate roof, whole house generator and geothermal HVAC system are just a few of the amenities this home has to offer. The exquisite living room, elegant dining room and lovely family room provide the ideal setting for hosting intimate gatherings or grand-scale entertainment. The fabulous kitchen includes custom cabinetry, commercial grade Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, a large island, and a breakfast bar. The sun-filled breakfast room overlooks the spectacular grounds. The handsome library features a dramatic fireplace, walnut hardwood floors, a wet bar, and custom built-ins. A lovely office/sunroom overlooks the lush gardens and swimming pool. One ensuite bedroom completes the first floor. The extraordinary master bedroom features a sitting room and balcony with mesmerizing views and sunsets that will take your breath away. The luxurious master bath creates a spa-like environment for ultimate relaxation. Two additional en-suite bedrooms and a laundry room complete the second floor. The lower level is equipped with an extensive wine cellar, second kitchen, dining area, and great room for entertaining. Additional features include an exercise room, fifth bedroom with sitting/living room, two full baths, a powder room, spa and laundry room. Relax in the resort style pool or spa, and enjoy dramatic views and sunsets from the home, stone terrace or pergola. An estate that exceeds the needs of today's most discerning buyer.

    • General Features
      • Additional Parcels Y/N No
      • Area Lake Forest
      • Association Fee 1000
      • Association Fee Frequency Annually
      • Association Fee Includes Other
      • Community Features Lake, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
      • County Or Parish Lake
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany
      • Tax Annual Amount 55972.1
      • Tax Year 2020
      • Township Shields
      • Year Built 2009
    • Building Features
      • Accessibility Features Other
      • Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Range Hood
      • Basement Full, Walkout
      • Basement Sq Ft 6220
      • Bath Amenities Separate Shower
      • Full Bathrooms 7
      • Half Bathrooms 3
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 1
      • Below Grade Finished Area 5380
      • Cooling Central Air, Zoned, Geothermal
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Direction Faces East
      • Electric 400 Amp Service or Greater
      • Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Hot Tub, Brick Paver Patio, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
      • Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Starter
      • Fireplaces Total 7
      • Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
      • Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s), Heated, 7 Foot or more high garage door, Multiple Garages
      • Garage Spaces 4
      • Green Energy Efficient Geothermal Heating/Cooling System
      • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Zoned, Geothermal
      • Interior Features Hot Tub, Bar-Wet, Elevator, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
      • Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Multiple Locations, Sink
      • Living Area 7892
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Other Equipment Humidifier, Security System, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn, Backup Sump Pump, Generator, Multiple Water Heaters
      • Roof Slate
      • Rooms Total 17
      • Sewer Public Sewer
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Nature Preserve Adjacent, Landscaped, Pond(s), Water View
      • Lot Size Acres 1.91
      • Lot Size Dimensions 83200
      • Other Structures Pergola
      • Parcel Number 12311070040000
      • Parking Features Side Apron
      • Parking Total 4
      • Water Source Public
      • Waterfront Y/N Yes
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Everett Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 67
      • High School Lake Forest High School
      • High School District 115
      • Middle Or Junior School Deer Path Middle School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 67

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    60045 (Lake Forest) Demographics

    46 Median Age
    975 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    81% College Educated
    $167,073 Estimated Median Income
    6,245 Estimated Total Home Owners
    937 Estimated Total Renters
    87% / 13% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    4 Estimated Average Household Size
    20,622 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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