1240 Winwood Drive $1,550,000


    1240 Winwood Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045

    SOLD 6/8/2021


    • 5 Beds
    • 8 Baths
    • 6,672 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 11002057
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    Property Details

    Solid newer construction with a nod to old world craftmanship found at the end of a quite road in sought after Lake Forest. 5 bedroom, 6.2 bath. Privacy and land are abundant on this cul-de-sac corner lot sprawling over appx 1.4 acres. Upon entering this limestone and brick, classically symmetric home, you will be greeted with a bridal staircase, soaring 12-foot coffered ceilings, wainscoting and triple crown moldings. The open floorplan offers flexible space and well-appointed rooms that adjust to your lifestyle. With expansive square footage and bedrooms all ensuite, this is a rare opportunity for casual, yet elegant living at its finest in a state-of-the-art Control 4 Smart Home. The sophisticated library, dining room, & family room feature stunning mahogany woodwork, extensive built-ins, & fantastic space for original artwork. The gourmet kitchen boasts a large center island, top-of-the-line SubZero appliances, under counter refrigerator drawers and an eat-in area for memorable family meals. Natural light shines throughout: oversized windows funnel in the sunshine inside, while outside, the screened in sunroom provides additional entertainment space and plenty of fresh air. Head upstairs. The custom primary suite is a true oasis with an oversized walk-in closet / dressing room, all marble bath, separate vanities and large steam shower. Enjoy the appx 20 x 17 private rooftop terrace overlooking mature landscape in the summer or cozy-up to the fireplace in the winter. Rounding out the second floor you will find large bedrooms, bonus room options, a laundry room and plenty of storage. The fully finished lower-level features 9-foot ceilings, fireplace, large wet bar, wine cellar, rec room, full bath and additional home gym/bedroom/office options. Exquisite finishes throughout with quality at the forefront: inlaid hardwood floors, 5 granite fireplaces, heated 3-car attached garage, 2 laundry rooms, attic storage, 2 staircases and Keyth security systems are just the beginning of the endless list. 1240 Winwood is professionally landscaped with stunning stone walkways and patio areas. Taxes have been successfully appealed, ask for details. Steps from your back door you will find the walking trails of Middlefork Savannah, Elawa Farm and the Knollwood Club Country Club. Enjoy all Lake Forest has to offer with award-winning schools, Historic Downtown and Lake Forest Beach!

    • General Features
      • Area Lake Forest
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Street Paved
      • County Or Parish Lake
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany
      • Tax Annual Amount 40469.18
      • Tax Year 2019
      • Township Shields
      • Year Built 2008
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal
      • Architectural Style Cape Cod
      • Basement Full
      • Bath Amenities Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Double Sink
      • Full Bathrooms 6
      • Half Bathrooms 2
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Cooling Central Air, Zoned
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
      • Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Porch Screened
      • Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Starter
      • Fireplaces Total 5
      • Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
      • Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s), Heated
      • Garage Spaces 3
      • Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls, Zoned
      • Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s)
      • Living Area 6672
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Other Equipment Humidifier, Intercom, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump, Air Purifier
      • Roof Shake
      • Rooms Total 14
      • Sewer Septic-Private
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Corner Lot, Cul-De-Sac, Landscaped
      • Lot Size Dimensions 370X165X365X165
      • Parcel Number 12301030060000
      • Water Source Lake Michigan
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Everett Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 67
      • High School District 115
      • Middle Or Junior School Deer Path Middle School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 67


    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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    $850,000 Median Sales Price
    53 Homes Sold
    72 New On Market

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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $0 -100%
        6/8/2021 2:00:00 AM Sold Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,550,000
        3/21/2021 10:21:31 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Contingent
        3/8/2021 12:18:21 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
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