Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$3,299,000 135 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Old World craftsmanship comes alive in this stately brick and stone manor designed and meticulously constructed by Demari Development. From the very first moment you enter the home, you are greeted by rich detailing that simply can't be replicated today: intricate millwork, wood paneling, arched doorways, plaster and coffered ceilings, ancient stone fireplaces and a beautiful blend of hardwood and stone floors. The main level balances classical design and modern amenities with a variety of spaces for both grand entertaining and casual gatherings. The formal living room, dining room, library and family room all overlook the private backyard, with many of these rooms opening to the outdoors. The gourmet kitchen is touched with Wolf appliances, a large center island, dining space, catering/prep room and convenient butler's pantry leading to the dining room. A screened porch, massive laundry room, mudroom and large attached three-car garage complete the main floor. Entertaining can easily move into the finished English basement, where you'll find a second kitchen, full bathroom, exercise room, an ensuite bedroom, rec room, theater room and a potential wine cellar. Up the sweeping front staircase, you'll find the elegant master wing through the double door entry. A cathedral ceiling, stone windows and a stone fireplace add to the sense of romance emanating through the suite which includes a large, private bath featuring a soaking tub, separate steam shower, built-ins, dual vanities and a large dressing room plus a walk-in closet. The other wing consists of four beautifully detailed family bedrooms and three full bathrooms. The private finished third floor offers a sitting room, bedroom and bath. Beyond the interiors, the tranquility of the outdoors awaits in the backyard, where you'll discover a true oasis with a stone terrace, pool, waterfall, BBQ and manicured lawn - all kept serenely private by tall, mature trees. This finely crafted home and property is a one-of-a kind offering with extreme quality and privacy - don't miss the opportunity to experience it for yourself.
$2,795,000 1000 E Illinois Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Retreat to this Enchanting Villa in prestigious Lake Forest - just 45 minutes beyond the bustling city lies "Vallombrosa" a picturesque mediterranean-inspired estate surrounded by nearly 4 acres of lush greenery and peaceful flowing ravines. Built in 1914, this 6000sqft home (and Coach House) is equal-parts rich in architecture & old-world charm yet incredibly livable & manageable in size. Designed by architect Edwin Clark (Brookfield Zoo) keen attention to detail throughout the homes interior and exterior all tell a story of centuries past. Restored in 2003 & Updated in 2018 the storybook home features a pebble & cobblestone circular drive, front courtyard, an overhanging balcony w/ water fountain, solid stucco facade and terra-cotta clay roof. Pass-through arched entry doors to the majestic dual-staircase entry foyer. Main level includes a fireside formal dining room, both formal and family living areas, a wood-adorned office & library, and custom kitchen & prep room & bright sunroom overlooking the rear yard gardens. Upper level features 4 bedrooms + media room, each w/ attached bathrooms, a romantic main bedroom w/ sitting & dressing room, ornate vintage detailed baths, lighting, custom closets & window treatments. Lower level partially finished w/ 800+ bottle wine cellar, additional storage and prep rooms. Sip on wine, entertain and feast on meals alfresco overlooking a 60ft deep lot perfectly plush with fire-pit. Additional Coach House Studio w/ Full Bath & 2 Car Detached Garage. Nearby Lake Michigan, own a piece of history, dazzle family & friends, and start living your fairytale now.
$1,199,000 846 Highview Terrace Lake Forest, IL 60045
***WOW!!**LOCATION, LOCATION!***Beautiful remodeled home done by professional builder in popular NORTHMOOR neighborhood** 4 bedroom and 4.1 bath*** Nearly 4,500 sq ft of living space***2 en-suite bedrooms*** Master suite with custom walk in closet and bathroom with soaking tub/shower/double sink vanity***2nd level laundry**A 5th bedroom option or office on the main level** Gorgeous kitchen features custom kitchen cabinets, farmers sink, huge island and eating area*** SubZero/Wolf appliances** Living room with fireplace and doors leading to the backyard patio** Formal dining room***Full finished walkout basement with a bar, exercise room, full bathroom and 2nd laundry** Mud room***Walking distance from the Beach, South Park and downtown**** This is truly one of Lake Forests's finest homes!!
Cozy cottage on quiet tree-lined cul de sac. Perfect location in east Lake Forest, close to Market Square, Shopping, Restaurants, Train, South Park, college, and beach. Newer water heater, furnace and central A/C. Large, heated 2-car garage with loft was built in 1996. Private, fenced yard with patio. Lots of potential here! Home is sold AS IS.
$1,399,000 348 Scott Street Lake Forest, IL 60045
Amazing opportunity with a newer construction far East Lake Forest home! This modern farmhouse is absolute perfection. From the 9 foot ceilings and natural light that floods every inch of the home, to the vaulted family room that flows seamlessly into the chef's kitchen, which features top of the line appliances, Carrara marble countertops and an over-sized 4 foot by 7 foot island, this home has it all. There's wainscoting and great trim detail throughout the house, including deep coffered ceilings at the dining room, extra wide hallways, including the main stair and the basement stairs. The main level features a large mudroom with laundry room just off the rear entry. Upstairs there are 4 bedrooms, with 2 en-suite bathrooms and one shared "Jack-and-Jill". The master has a vaulted ceiling and 2 large walk in closets. The basement is fully finished with 9 foot ceilings, a full bedroom and bathroom, and plenty of storage. The house is landscaped impeccably, with a perfect rear setup with exterior fireplace and raised patio with brick pavers. The side and rear yard are a good size and are very private just behind the detached garage. This house is a must see!
Fantastic condo that has been completely renovated from top to bottom, including new hardwood floors, new baths, paint, SS appliances, cabinets, new 50 Gallon water heater (!), quartz countertops, huge island with wine cooler for great entertaining space! Also, unlike most renovations in the building, NEW WINDOWS, and removal of the dreaded "Popcorn" ceiling! Light and spacious. Close (but not too close) to the elevator/staircase and parking! Great unit at a compelling price! Set up through Showing Time! Easy to show!
$1,084,900 760 Hunter Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
This gorgeous brick Georgian built by Arthur Greene in fabulous Ridgelands sits on over 1.3 acres of green lush landscaping. Center entry with dramatic two story foyer. Formal living room and dining room. Chef's kitchen with center island. Kitchen has excellent cabinet and counter space and plenty of room for a large table surrounded by windows. Sizable two story living room with two story brick fireplace has several windows and doors to patio and wonderful backyard. First floor bedroom with en suite bathroom. Second floor has a master bedroom retreat with massive walk in closet and well appointed master bathroom. All bedrooms are grand in size. Full basement with additional space. This house is light and bright and ready for you to move in!
Impressive 5524 SF stone and stucco contemporary residence features 6 bedrooms, 5.1 baths, 3 fireplaces & 4 car garage. Special amenities include 10 ft. ceilings, limestone floors throughout, curved wall foyer, 1st floor office & 1st floor master suite with walk-in closets and luxurious private bath. Dramatic two story family room with fireplace. Gourmet eat-in kitchen features granite counters & large center island. Laundry on first floor. Lovely living room & grand dining room with fireplace which can accommodate table for 12. Four family bedrooms on second floor with two Jack-and-Jill baths. Finished lower level includes large recreation room with fireplace, 6th bedroom, full bath, and exercise room. Great location near transportation, schools, and shopping.
$1,395,000 1671 Alexis Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Spacious and bright all brick home. You will be impressed with the extended two story foyer that flows into other rooms. Elegant living and dining rooms and an open floor plan for easy living. Gourmet kitchen has island with breakfast bar, cozy fireplace by eating area, an abundance of rich cherry cabinetry and opens to both vaulted family room and charming sun room. The curved staircase leads to the 2nd level where you will find the grand master suite with sitting room and luxurious bath. Four additional bedrooms complete this level. Lots of additional space in the huge finished basement with fireplace, bar area and 6th bedroom and bath. Expansive yard with lovely bluestone patio and the luxury of a 4 car side load garage.
Fully updated contemporary ravine location. Exquisite finishes for a light and bright tree house location. Views of a natural paradise and a jungle retreat. Full top quality new kitchen features Thermador Appliances with a steam oven, hidden refrigerator and induction cooktop. Screened porch offers 3+ seasons of private enjoyment. Dramatic center stairway. Walking distance to the lake. Walkout lower level. Ravine path to Lake Michigan. Thoughtful touches throughout. Full bath on each level. Hand carved solid marble tub on the first floor, and separate shower.
As NEW - completely remodeled home located at 1/2 acres of land in one the best Elementary Schools Districts. Bring your family and start a journey. High quality of work and contemporary features on each floor. As you enter, you will notice the gorgeous spacious open floor plan with beautiful wooden stairs. Two family rooms with two well maintained fireplaces on each room. This home is filled with sensational natural sunlight, hardwood flooring on 1st and 2nd floor throughout, modern light fixtures and fully finished basement. Kitchen with quartz counterops, top of the line appliances, modern backsplash, gorgeous light fixtures and generous cabinet space. 2 full baths with walk-in shower fully wrapped into ceramic tiles, double vanity and quartz countertop. 3 bedrooms and a master sweet is waiting for you upstairs. Close to shopping, transportation and restaurants! Don't miss this fantastic opportunity!
$1,199,000 480 Ryan Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 8/9 1:00-4:00PM
NEW CONSTRUCTION in Lake Forest! Come see the WOW! This brand new brick, cedar, and Hardie Board home features dramatic areas for living and dining that all open to one another. The gourmet kitchen area offers abundant cabinet spaces, a large island, high-end appliances, wine cooler and walk-in pantry. Red oak floors and the 9' ceilings throughout add to the grandeur. Step out to large front and back porches to catch the summer breezes. The second floor boasts 4 bedrooms with tray ceilings, including a large master suite with heated bathroom floor and large walk-in closet. The lower level is more of the same featuring high ceilings, radiant heated Red Oak floors, fireplace, plus 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath with steam shower. Set in a popular, desirable neighborhood close to town with all the shops, restaurants and amenities. Just steps from the biking/walking trail that leads to town.
$1,995,000 457 E Wisconsin Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Architectural treasure in premier east Lake Forest location, just moments to town and schools. This home was designed by Frost and Granger and features architectural details irreplaceable today. Beautifully scaled rooms feature many leaded glass windows, ornate and intricate moldings, gorgeous arched doorways all wrapped in a unique and captivating exterior design. While grand in so many ways, the home has an amazingly comfortable aura and livable layout. An extensive renovation years ago brought the homes mechanicals to today's standards, with four zones of heating and cooling and 400 amp electric service. Lovely kitchen with double ovens, center island and breakfast bar. Breakfast room and family room are open and incorporated into the kitchen space. Super finished third floor recreation/media room. Plus huge front wraparound sunroom provided many useful options. This home is in a perfect, centrally location providing quick access to town, beach, Sheridan School and High School. Come enjoy the benefits of in-town living.
$1,649,000 1990 Windridge Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 8/9 1:00-4:00PM
Gracious Custom Brick Georgian situated on an exclusive cul-de-sac with circular drive and professionally landscaped yard perfect for entertaining your family and friends. Enjoy the sprawling 1.42 Acres of private yard with brick patios ideal for a pool and outdoor activities. A grand staircase and marble foyer welcome you to this impressive 6 bedroom, 6.2 bath exquisitely designed property featuring; marble floors, deep rich moldings and millwork, new and refinished hardwood and marble floors, remodeled designer kitchen with high end appliances, walk in pantry and plenty of counter space to delight the most discriminating chef. A luxurious master suite showcasing a marble fireplace, new hardwood floors and fabulous oversized walk-in closet, overlooks the picturesque yard. Appreciate the huge bonus room with full bath on the third floor offering a variety of uses: second office, bedroom or upstairs play space. Escape to the light and bright deep pour spacious basement with new porcelain tile throughout, additional bedroom and full bath, kitchenette, rec room and ample storage. This extraordinary home has a side load 3+ garages, Rainbow play set and is conveniently located in West Lake Forest, Bannockburn, shopping, the Interstate and 94.
$2,050,000 1051 NEWCASTLE Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
From the position at the end of the culdesac, to the prominent street presence, this classic north shore brick clad estate is absolutely stunning. Featuring an entertainers dream of a backyard, this home is situated on close to 1.5 acres with a full size resort like 25x50 foot pool and integrated spa/hot tub with stone paver lined patio and plenty of extra yard space. Inside you are greeted with maple hardwood floor throughout, varying 10 to 11 foot ceilings, with many rooms vaulted up to 15 foot, beautifully appointed with an open floorplan from the dining and family rooms that both flow seamlessly through to the expansive chefs kitchen with top of the line appliances, dual open staircases that both go from the basement to the 2nd floor, 2nd floor laundry, cast stone fireplaces, 3 car deep pour garage, full speakers throughout the house and all oversized bedrooms with great natural light. No detail was spared in the massive finished basement either, featuring engineered hardwood floors and 9 foot ceilings, full bar/kitchenette area and full bedroom and bathroom with an additional workout room that can be used as a large bedroom, and plenty of storage space. This home even looks amazing at night with the professionally designed up-lighting that puts and exclamation point on the pristine landscaping and beautiful architecture. This home has it all.
$915,000 50 Heron Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautifully updated and expanded home in the sought after Ponds neighborhood. This two-story home on a nearly half acre, lot backs up to the berm, so you have complete privacy. From the first floor master with updated bathroom and walk in closet that flows seamlessly into the family room, to gorgeous rear entertainers deck and expansive finished basement with separate work out room and large 1st floor mudroom/laundry room combo, there is plenty of room for the whole family to enjoy.
Beautiful home on one of the most premiere lots in all of Academy Woods. Located at the end of a cul-de-sac and overlooking forestry of Middlefork Savanna, this beautiful home provides a perfect quiet retreat to relax and enjoy. Special amenities include Brazilian cherry hardwood flooring throughout most of first floor, tall ceilings, 4 fireplaces and beautiful custom millwork and details throughout. Gourmet kitchen features maple cabinetry, granite countertops & stainless steel appliances. First floor office with built-ins and window seat. Lovely living room with vaulted ceiling opens to dining room with see-through fireplace overlooking screened porch with paver floors and kettle fireplace. First floor master with luxurious bath and walk-in closet. 3 bedrooms up with one that was converted into an amazing closet. Exceptional finished lower level with recreation room, open theatre, gym and art studio. Recent updates include newer furnace, new windows in rear porch, two outdoor patios, surround sound throughout main level, finished attic space to provide expanded 2nd level closet & new sump pump. Enjoy maintenance free living in this lovely home in one of the most special locations in Academy Woods.
Great opportunity to transform this East Lake Forest Gem! Updated and expanded in 2000 with all new second floor addition. 9' ceilings on first level. Four full bedrooms on the second floor with the current owner using the 4th bedroom as a Home Office. The master suite is spacious with a walk-in closet and vaulted ceiling. Newer roof and hardwood floors throughout. The European-style kitchen has an open feel with an oversized eating area overlooking the back porch. There is a full bath on the main level adjacent to what could be a 5th bedroom or Home Office. The finished basement has a separate side entrance that leads to a recreation room, potential bedroom and/or Home Office, full bath, laundry and storage room. Fully-fenced...Expansive...Private and Sunny backyard!! Sheridan Elementary School district. Ideal location between Town and the Beach with Parks, Walking and Bike paths, Lake Forest College Workout Center, Starbucks, Library, Market Square and all that Lake Forest has to offer!!
IMMACULATE COLONIAL 4 BED/3.5 BATH IN PRIME LAKE FOREST LOCATION. BRIGHT EAT-IN CHEF'S KITCHEN, LUXURIOUS MASTER BEDROOM WITH ELEGANT EN-SUITE BATH. EXTRA LARGE LIVING ROOM AND DINING ROOM, PERFECT FOR ENTERTAINING. COZY FAMILY ROOM WITH FIREPLACE OVERLOOKING SPRAWLING BACK YARD WITH DECK. ENORMOUS FINISHED BASEMENT WITH ADDITIONAL 5th BEDROOM, EXERCISE SPACE, AMPLE STORAGE AND BATHROOM. 2 CAR ATTACHED GARAGE. CUSTOM LAUNDRY/MUDROOM WITH ADDITIONAL STORAGE. FABULOUS LOCATION, CLOSE TO 41, HALAS HALL, NORTH CROFT PARK, RETAIL, AWARD WINNING LAKE FOREST SCHOOLS AND TRANSPORTATION.
Perfect location in Whispering Oaks just a block from Cherokee elementary school. House is in the process of being fully renovated. This outstanding home will come with all new finishes including wide plank 7" french white oak floors with new 3/4" sub-floor, top of the line cabinets, new doors and trim, the center wall of the house is being removed and long span structural steel support being installed for a more open floor plan. Expanded large mud/laundry room off of the attached 2 car garage. Showcase kitchen with 8x4 foot eat-at island, Viking 6 burner range and 48" side by side sub-zero. Second floor master is being reconfigured for a large master bath and added walk in closet. Family room ceiling is being vaulted for a 13 foot ceiling height and structural reinforcement being installed to allow for this. Large refinished basement with full bedroom and bathroom. Total of 5 bedrooms including the basement bed, and 3.5 bathrooms including the full basement bath. Amazing rear yard with wood deck and lined with brick pavers. Construction will be complete approximately Sept 15th, 2020. Premier Lake Forest general contractor is performing the construction/renovation. Optional pricing to add a 3rd full bathroom on 2nd floor. Don't miss out on this opportunity. Still time to choose some finishes
$2,195,000 1290 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This outstanding French Country estate, design by renowned architect Frost and Granger, is in a premier far east Lake Forest location and set back off of Sheridan road down a private lane for additional privacy. This gorgeous home has undergone a complete renovation with a full addition. State of the art kitchen with double wide Subzero refrigerator, LaCanche double range, Bosch dishwasher, custom cabinetry and 9x6 foot kitchen island with Calcutta marble. Open to new family room addition with views of the expansive yard. All new baths with custom vanities. Luxurious master bath with large shower and soaking tub and Calcutta marble finishes. Radiant heat in sunroom, master bath, basement and garage, plus bath over garage. Shake roof, copper gutters, updated mechanicals including conversion from boiler to forced air furnace, air conditioning and new electrical service. Convenient walking distance to Sheridan elementary school. THE PANDEMIC ADVISORY FORM FOUND IN ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MUST BE SIGNED BY ALL PARTIES
Want to live in Lake Forest at one, terrific price point? Want to be in the coveted Lake Forest School district? You can do both and more with this 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 half bath, contemporary, 2 story in prestigious Lake Forest Heights. Incredible location close to amazing forest preserve and trail systems...Easy access to train stations and expressways, schools, library, restaurants and boutiques in historic Lake Forest and don't forget you get beach access too...Incredibly motivated Seller says "I've got to get this home sold ASAP." So take advantage of a truly incredible opportunity...Call now for your private tour. Here are some other outstanding features of this home...Large lot...Hardwood floors...Fireplace...Large and private deck...Finished basement...White, kitchen decor...Open, flowing floor plan...Large, 2 car garage...New Roof! Available almost immediately!
$1,649,000 370 N Western Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
This fabulous "in-town" custom home has spared no expense when choosing the finest quality building materials, top of the line appliances, operating systems and designer details, creating the epitome of convenience, and luxurious living. The control 4 smart home technology includes: a whole home audio system and lighting control customized to your personal routine. The home's control system is adjusted with a touch of a button and remote access! This 5+1 bedroom 6 bath home was masterfully created by the renowned Goebeler Company. The most discriminating chef will be impressed with the gourmet kitchen featuring: 2 subzero refrigerators, 2 subzero refrigerator drawers, 2 subzero freezer drawers, custom made designer cabinetry, a wolf range, 3 ovens (1 which is oversized), 3 Fisher Paykel dishwashers, a warming drawer, walk-in pantry, soap stone countertops and a built in Miele whole bean barista! The abundant amenities throughout the home makes cooking and entertaining effortless and enjoyable! The majestic double staircase welcomes as you enter the spacious foyer. The extraordinary main floor is perfect for entertaining: the family room is directly beyond the foyer with 9ft coffered ceilings, deep rich crown moldings and highlighted by the marble fireplace. The elegant dining room with bay window is adjacent to the stunning designer light and bright kitchen. Relax in the beautiful living room with fireplace or work from home in a richly paneled library (transferable to a 1st floor bedroom) that seamlessly blends the formal and informal spaces. Prepare to be wowed by the designer recently renovated first floor full bathroom. Designer Marti Doherty, owner of Hopkins Place, transformed the space with a glamorous marble tile glass shower, marble vanity, designer light fixtures and mosaic marble tile floor. The custom paint by Farrow and Ball complete the look to perfection. Upstairs you will love the 5 bedrooms and four designer recently renovated bathrooms. The Master Suite is spectacular featuring: a marble gas fireplace highlighted by Phillip Jeffries grasscloth wallpaper, a dramatic trey ceiling and new plantation shutters. This room is impeccable from an interior design standpoint. The marble master bathroom is truly your very own Kohler spa retreat featuring 2 subzero refrigerator drawers, double marble vanities, marble radiant heated floors, a heated towel warmer, a soaking tub with marble surround and a glass and marble Kohler steam shower with 10 shower heads! It is a total escape. The lighting system, known as Chromotherapy infuses complete relaxation. The colors balance energy letting your mind and body relax as you wash the day away.
$2500 Credit to Buyers! 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!
Awesome opportunity to own this updated, open, 2 bed 2 bath condo in fantastic Lake Forest location! Living area is the entertainer's dream! Open concept kitchen boasts huge island, abundant flat panel cabinetry with updated hardware, stainless steel appliances, and custom tile backsplash! Spacious living room with dining and flex space opens to full wall of floor-to-ceiling windows and has door to private balcony. Huge master bedroom has multiple closets and custom vanity area with granite top separate from water closet room with gorgeous walk-in shower. 2nd bedroom is also large and conveniently located near 2nd full updated bath with tub. Neutral paint and gleaming wood laminate floors throughout with modern light fixtures! Minutes to I-94, Market Square, shopping, dining & train.
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