Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
284 Properties Found
The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $741,250. This is higher than the county median home value of $227,750. The national median home value is $232,276. The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $741,250. Approximately 79% of Lake Forest homes are owned, compared to 12% rented, while 9% are vacant. Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you like to see a property, contact Lake Forest real estate agent to arrange a tour today! Learn more about Lake Forest Real Estate.
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Adorable home in exceptional East Lake Forest location! Nicely updated with so many improvements including remodeled kitchen with new appliances & 2 luxurious updated baths. Hardwood floors throughout. Charming front porch. Spacious Living & dining rooms. First floor master suite & 2 bedrooms up. Detached 2 car garage & nice deep yard. Outstanding location near LFHS & Sheridan Elementary. Short walk to Metra, downtown shopping district & Lake Michigan beach.
$454,900 1404 West Fork Drive Lake Forest, IL
Open House: Sunday, 3/1 1:00-3:00PM
Incredible value for 2700sf four bedroom home in Lake Forest. Back part of home was opened and expanded in 2001 creating open concept kitchen, breakfast room and family room. Enclosed large sunroom is located just off of breakfast room with adjacent pavers patio - perfect for grilling and taking in the views of the 1.29 acre setting. Large en suite master with massive walk in closet and huge bathroom with additional closet, soaking tub, separate shower and separate toilet room. Three additional perfect sized bedrooms and updated hall bath complete the second floor. Hardwood floors throughout. Full basement with loads of play space and storage. Award winning Everett Elementary school, toddler & big-kid park, tennis courts, soccer fields, baseball and basket ball, Starbucks, train, grocery, Jimmy Johns, Sushi Kushi and more are all nearby!
Vacation at home in your own backyard with pool, spa, tennis court and outdoor kitchen! A gracious foyer leads to an expansive living room and a den/home office with a fireplace and built-ins. Sliding glass doors in the kitchen/eating area overlook the beautiful yard and pool, making any cooking task a pleasure! Kitchen features: new stainless steel appliances, center island, adjacent eating area and open to family room. A recently remodeled laundry room and powder room round out the first floor. Second floor master features deluxe bathroom with sauna, soaking tub and separate shower. Two bedrooms share Jack and Jill, and fourth provides an en-suite bath. The unfinished basement is a blank slate ready to serve whatever purpose needed. A 3.5 car garage has Epoxy flooring, "Gladiator" workbench, cabinets, tool chest & refrigerator. Don't miss the opportunity to own this rare treat!
$4,650,000 600 E Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Steeped in history, Westover was designed by Charles Sumner Frost in 1897. Its Colonial Revival architectural style offers a stately brick exterior with pillars, columns, pediments and bay windows. In the 1930's, the interior formal rooms were remodeled by David Adler and his sister, Frances Elkins. Adler's signature moldings and detailed millwork are showcased in the foyer, living room, library, dining room and front staircase. In the 1990's, Chicago preservation architects, John Vinci and Philip Hamp, expanded the home by adding a seamless two-story addition that includes a gracious family room, exercise room, mud room, attached two-car garage and separate three-car garage. The interior of the home has outstanding formal and informal rooms with high ceilings, hardwood floors, architectural moldings and nine distinctive fireplaces. Although the home is large, every room is warm and inviting! The renovated kitchen is a wonderful gathering place; it is complete with top-of-the-line appliances (SubZero, Viking, Miele), custom white cabinetry, stone countertops, an island with seating and a Shaw's Original farmhouse sink, warming drawers, beverage drawers, excellent work space and a spacious family dining area. Rooms for family fun include the 2nd floor bonus room, 3rd floor playroom, and superbly finished basement with media/family room, kitchenette, game/rec room and beverage bar. All bathrooms are exquisitely renovated, refined and classic. Many have steam showers and heated floors. The master suite is a dream with beautiful built-ins, a fireplace, customized walk-in closets and a deluxe marble bathroom. Westover is sited on a generous 2.59 acre gated property, set back from the road. The captivating English landscape was designed by esteemed landscape architect, Douglas Hoerr. There are five distinct garden areas including one near the outdoor swimming pool. These established perennial gardens can be enjoyed and admired for years to come. All systems have been modernized including gas forced air furnaces, central air conditioning, 600+ amp electrical service, a Generac generator, Crestron AV and Lutron lighting. Westover is ideally located just east of Sheridan Road, close to Market Square, the Lake Forest train station and Forest Park Beach. Your early morning walks will reveal beautiful sunrises over Lake Michigan. Westover is a treasure, an impeccably maintained home that is certainly one of Lake Forest's finest!
Striking Colonial with new roof and new power generator sits high on a beautiful half acre in one of Lake Forest's premier neighborhoods, near the train station, Starbucks, shops and schools. An inviting covered front porch opens into an exceptionally spacious foyer through double front doors, making it easy to move your furniture right in! Cozy family room with gorgeous stone fireplace, formal living and dining room with dazzling chandelier, private office with rich Walnut paneling, super functional kitchen with table area set next to a pretty bay window. Updated baths, hardwood flooring throughout, outfitted closets galore, finished lower level with new flooring, rec room, exercise and lots of storage. Main floor laundry with front load washer and dryer, brand new 80 gallon water heater, spacious attached garage with beautiful wood doors, private patio for summer barbecues, brick and real cedar exterior (no aluminum or vinyl!), security system...Put this on your "must see" list!!
Move right in to this beautifully appointed mid-century ranch located on a quiet East Lake Forest cul-de-sac just steps to parks, shops, restaurants, Metra and beach. Totally renovated and professionally decorated, this home features dramatic vaulted ceilings and stone fireplaces, floor to ceiling windows and hardwood floors throughout. Gorgeous kitchen with skylights, all stainless appliances and granite counters overlooks a private back yard. Separate breakfast room flows easily to the family room with a cozy fireplace and access to a large patio and back garden. The formal dining room boasts a modern chandelier and connects to a spacious great room with a stunning floor to ceiling stone fireplace and a wall of windows. Spacious master offers a beautiful en suite bath with double sinks and separate shower. Two additional family bedrooms and updated baths complete the first floor. The finished basement extends the living and entertaining space and offers a large rec room, 4th bedroom, full bath, workout room and ample storage. Updated mechanicals, double pane windows, epoxied garage, 1st floor laundry. Professional landscaping, fenced back yard.
Open House: Sunday, 3/1 2:00-4:00PM
Fabulous opportunity to renovate this historic Lake Forest home set on 2.3 acres on highly desirable Onwentsia Rd. Set back on a beautifully landscaped, private lot you will find over 5,300 sq ft of opportunity. Walk into a welcoming two story foyer, with oversized living space, stately wood paneled library and sun-drenched sunroom on first floor. Seven bedrooms, four and one half baths, just steps from LF Country Day in prime East Lake Forest location. Being sold AS IS.
NEW Price, NEW Cedar Shake Roof, and NEW white painted kitchen just completed 2020! Pristine 3,620 SF traditional home with contemporary flair! Gleaming hardwood floors in living and dining room. Pocket doors lead to library with built-in bookshelves & hardwood floors. Eat-in kitchen with Corian counters, double oven, Dacor stove, Bosch dishwasher, Subzero refrigerator, and sliders that lead to outdoor patio overlooking beautiful south facing yard. Kitchen opens to family room with gas log stone fireplace and new mantle. Off family room is a delightful 3 season sunroom that has 7 sets of sliders to enjoy a beautiful summer day and professionally landscaped .46 acre property. Five bedrooms up with new wool carpet. Master suite includes large sitting area and updated luxurious bath with double vanity, granite counters, oversized shower, and radiant heat floors. Four additional family bedrooms that share 2 Jack-and-Jill baths. Unfinished basement allows for storage and expansion. 3 car attached garage with epoxy floor. Concrete driveway. Sprinkler system, security system, central vac. Great neighborhood. Walk to Everett Elementary, Park, and Metra. Freshly painted & move-in ready!
The stunning curb appeal is just the beginning! This absolutely sensational well maintained brick Ranch is certainly a delight! It has been cared for to perfection! You are welcomed by a spacious and inviting entry foyer which leads to a very attractive living room. The cozy family room has a beautiful floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace plus a wet bar! You will love the gorgeous newly built heated sun room addition with it's soaring ceiling. Its views of the scenic yard are fabulous and you'll appreciate the outdoor access. The impeccable sunny kitchen has an abundance of quality cabinets, desk area and eating area with a bay window. The very spacious dining room is located just off the kitchen and is ideal for entertaining! The laundry room is conveniently located on the first floor. The master suite has terrific closet space..double closets, including a large walk-in. The Master has its own private bathroom with separate shower/WC area. The additional bedrooms are ample size. The finished basement is the perfect recreation area! It has a large closet (which can double as a small work out area/Pantry) and wine closet. There is a generous amount of storage as well! The yard is very attractive and beautifully fenced. This is certainly a gem! Buyer pays $4/$1,000 LF Transfer Tax
Open House: Sunday, 3/1 12:00-2:00PM
A charming gravel stone driveway leads you up to this picturesque and pristine white colonial. Meticulously maintained and beautifully designed inside and out, this 3 bedroom, 2.1 bath home has exceptional curb appeal. Gleaming hardwood floors and custom millwork throughout. Abundant paneled windows in each room fill the home with natural light. The gourmet white kitchen boasts top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances and a large eating area. The adjacent dining room features a marble fireplace and French doors that open up to a large outdoor patio. The spacious living room features a grand fireplace and glass doors that open up to a gorgeous sunroom. Upstairs you will find the beautiful master suite complete with a fireplace, large walk out balcony, and a stunning en-suite bathroom fitted with stylish floor to ceiling mirrors. Two additional bedrooms and a full bath complete the 2nd floor. The two outdoor patios offer plenty of options for al fresco dining, and the expansive fenced-in backyard affords great privacy. This stunning home is centrally located to downtown Lake Forest, Open Lands, and walking/biking trails! Truly a must see!
Open House: Sunday, 3/1 11:00-1:00PM
Bright, spacious home in fantastic Whispering Oaks location. Kitchen updated in 2017. Hardwood floors throughout, spacious rooms, tons of natural light, three bedrooms on top level, fourth bedroom/den on ground level, sun room, large first floor mudroom with cubbies plus tons of storage in the crawl space. Relax on the back patio and enjoy the spacious yard. Steps to Cherokee Elementary. New washer & dryer in 2018. Not a full dig-out basement but large concrete crawl space with tons of storage space. Don't miss this opportunity to get into one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Lake Forest.
This spacious and sunny third floor condo enjoys a large balcony nestled in the treetops. This stunning home has been totally remodeled top to bottom and enjoys nine foot ceilings, 3" plank hardwood floors, plantation shutters, and beautiful moldings and woodwork throughout. The fabulous kitchen enjoys custom white cabinets with walnut hood by Best Hood, an induction cooktop, polished nickel Rohl faucet, double ovens, a white subway tile backsplash, Vermont Danby marble counters, and Thermador appliances. The master bath has two vanities, a walk-in shower, white subway tile, and Taj Mahal granite. Additional features include two fireplaces, surround sound in living room, and great walk-in closets. You will find two garage spaces in the heated garage, numbered 3 & 4, with a locked storage closet located in front of the spaces. An additional locked storage cage is also included. Both the furnace and air conditioner were replaced three years ago. This home is just a few steps to town and train, and a lovely stroll to the beach. Move in and enjoy.
Exciting new ranch plan available for move in Late May/June. Beautiful 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.
$2,499,000 549 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Glorious home near the LAKE! Incredible 1.35 acre lot, designed and maintained by Mariani Landscape. Renovated in 2005 and 2018, home is freshly painted and features intricate millwork and white oak hardwood flooring. Kitchen with new LED recessed lights has Altunian Builders custom white cabinetry with crown molding, polished nickel hardware, new quartz counters, new subway tile backsplash, new pendant lights over center island with new Thermador pro series cooktop, 2 new Kohler sinks and faucets, new Miele dishwasher and new GE microwave. Library has custom built-in wet bar with new sink and 2 new refrigerators. 2nd flr Laundry Rm has 2 new washers/dryers. Mstr Bath with fireplace has new light fixtures, His/Her vanities, Jacuzzi tub and sep steam shower. Most BR's have en suite Baths. LL has theater, rec room and custom wine cellar. Backyard oasis has in-ground pool, hot tub,blue stone patio, grill w/ fridge, fireplace, new lighting, playhouse with temp control. Warranty inc
$1,049,000 1266 Winwood Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Natural light abounds in this delightful mid century modern home. The open floor plan of this Arnold Schaffner design is perfect for entertaining and savoring indoor/outdoor beauty through the many floor to ceiling windows. Upon entering the home, enjoy the unique Venetian tiled entryway and vaulted two story great room, complete with hardwood floors, stone fireplace and skylights. The renovated white eat in kitchen with island and stainless steel appliances is the perfect place for a chef to cook while also being able to view the pool and backyard play area. A sunny family room, large laundry and mudroom, powder room, and attached garage complete the first floor. The open second floor has a balcony that brings all the bedrooms together with a seating area in the middle. Master suite is private with its own renovated bathroom and large walk in closet. Three bedrooms and two bathrooms complete the second floor. The finished basement contains an additional en suite bedroom and large recreational area. Enjoy entertaining or work from home in the bonus pool house, equipped with a full kitchen, two baths, and additional laundry space. Walking distance to Middlefork Savanna, this home is truly a retreat from the hustle and bustle while still remaining close to all the amenities of Lake Forest.
$2,495,000 295 E Robinson Drive Lake Forest, IL
This rare opportunity to purchase and build on a lot in coveted Lake Forest is unparalleled. Located on a 1.83 acres, R.M Swanson architect has partnered with ICON builders to bring a dream home into reality. The private residence begins with a long drive down a serenely wooded driveway. Built in the modern farmhouse style, the gorgeous stone and wood siding gives way to an open floor plan featuring solid white oak flooring throughout. The elegant kitchen enjoys top of the line appliances like Sub Zero and Wolf, as well as a sizable center island with quartz countertops. A separate breakfast area completes the look. The neighboring great room is breathtaking, thanks in part to the eye-catching wood beam ceilings. The beauty continues with the first floor master bed and bath which offers a free standing tub, separate shower, and heated floors. The second floor includes three additional en-suite baths, a study area, and laundry. The massive lower level has wonderful amenities such as a wine cellar, wet bar, recreation room and exercise area. The potential is boundless in this one of a kind home.
5 bed, 3.1 bath colonial sits on an acre of beautiful landscape and trees. On the main level a well-appointed kitchen opens up to a terrific great room, complete with built-in cabinetry, 20 ft ceilings and wood-burning fireplace. Glass french doors lead to the brick patio and lush backyard, to top off this perfect entertaining space. A private second-floor guest suite boasts a grand fifth bedroom with walk-in closet, en suite bath and separate sitting room. Hardwood floors, sunlight and views of the trees and yard are found in almost every room of the house. The finished lower level offers additional 1200+ feet with a laundry room, rec room and lots of storage. This Whispering Oaks gem has exceptional proximity to transportation - a five minute walk to the Metra train, steps from the bike path and easy access to Rte. 41/90. Enjoy the Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve just down the street.
Beautiful English tudor set on 1.19 acres of immaculately landscaped grounds w/gate entry & wrought iron fence. Rich hardwood flrs in Living & Dining Rooms w/ an abundance of windows letting in loads of sunlight & views of nature. Large eat-in Kitchen w/Sub-Zero fridge, Wolf range, loads of cabinetry & counters & sliders to backyard. Adjacent Family Rm w/vaulted ceilings, skylights, brick surround fireplace & a wall of sliders to deck. Fabulous Office or Art Studio w/cathedral beamed ceilings, pine flooring & built-ins. Master Suite w/updated shower & spacious closets. Add'l 3 BRs each w/uniquely charming features & share an updated Hall BA. Finished BSMT w/Recreation Rm,Craft Rm, 5th BR, full BA, Exercise Rm & tons of storage. Other highlights: huge 3 car garage, crown molding, 2 HVAC systems, newer water heater, stone walkways, home generator, newer windows & more. Just blocks to parks,schools & minutes to I-94 & Metra.
$1,985,000 1435 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Great 1.45 acre property with a home & pool. This exquisite Contemporary has been updated throughout. Newer kitchen with top of the line appliances & cherry cabinets, New oak flooring, Newer master suite with a sitting room and a newer bathroom with double steam shower w multiple computerized shower heads & steam. All new synthetic slate roof on house & garage. Spectacular setting, manicured lawn surrounded by mature trees. It boasts a spacious 5 tandem car garage, a detached studio, home theater, 750 bottle wine cellar, swimming pool with new heater 2019, blue stone deck, outdoor fireplace, grilling station, basketball court & a putting green. Main & Upper level is 4,171 Sqft. Lower level :1,386
$950,000 955 Gage Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Spectacular contemporary residence set back on 1.7 professionally landscaped and wooded acres, presenting a striking open floor plan accented with vaulted ceilings, hardwood flooring, panoramic views of the woods beyond. Designed with fabulous entertaining in mind, the residence opens onto a spacious foyer leading to the voluminous family room w/wet bar, dining room and gourmet kitchen w/breakfast area, sun room, views of the outdoor patio with an impressive fireplace and garden beyond. Two windows in the family room offer tempting glances of the indoor pool enhanced with a hot tub, sauna and bath. The east wing proffers two 1st floor bedrooms as well as a laundry-mud room. A stunning floating staircase accesses the second floor, presenting a walkway overlooking the imposing family room below and leading to the master suite enhanced by a lux bath and sitting room, and two additional bedrooms, both with baths ensuite. Perfectly located close to town, prime shopping, transportation!
Open House: Sunday, 3/8 10:00-12:00PM
Come home to this centrally located, updated Lake Forest gem. Relax on your private, expansive brick paver patio with built-in fire pit. The back yard oasis includes lush landscaping and access to walking trail. JUST updated kitchen with white cabinetry, new white back splash, stainless steel appliances, and spacious island with extended bar. Chef's kitchen opens to family room, which features a wood-burning stone surround fireplace with custom cabinets on either side. Double glass doors lead from the kitchen and family room to the outdoor living space. Perfect home for entertaining! Flexible floor plan offers 1st floor office or 5th bedroom, near a full bathroom. Mud Room features custom designed cabinets and cubbies. Hardwood on first and second floors. Two story foyer. Lots of storage and 500 sq. ft. of unfinished space (not included in overall house sq. ft.) in basement, perfect for recreation area. Cedar closet in lower level. Take advantage of easy access to two train lines into the city, and all the amenities that Lake Forest offers, including the Lake front, shops, and restaurants.
Phenomenal tree lined street in the very desirable King Muir neighborhood. This house exudes style and class topped of with great function. The main level provides 9-FT ceilings in addition to cathedral family room, open to the kitchen. Fully updated kitchen w/granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. This house offers; 4 full baths, hardwood floors, crown moldings 2 fireplaces, French doors, and SO much more. It sits on a 1/2 acre lot on a very private cul-de-sac. Enjoy your beautiful stone patio and walkways, perfect for entertaining!
$1,049,000 1540 Littlefield Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Live the life of luxury in this stunning 5 bedroom, 4.1 bath home built by Oren Pickell nestled in desirable Lake Forest High School district boasting exquisite detail and finishes, ideal for gracious entertaining and comfortable family living. Intricate custom millwork, rich hardwood floors and exceptional craftsmanship are just a few of the finest details. Luscious landscaping leads you into the home's voluminous layout featuring grand two-story foyer with sweeping staircase. Kitchen is a chef's dream highlighting stunning white cabinetry, high-end stainless steel appliances, custom wood-paneled refrigerator, 3 ovens, granite counter tops and eating area with exterior access. Inviting family room is the heart of the home boasting floor to ceiling stone fireplace, built-in shelving, exterior access and wet-bar. Second level master suite is luxurious offering large walk-in closet, cozy fireplace, two sink vanity, whirlpool tub and separate shower. Enjoy your finished basement presenting bedroom, full bathroom, large recreation room and unfinished storage area. Fully fenced backyard provides two sun-filled patios with serene wooded views. This home has it all!
Stunning 4 bedroom and 2.5 bath home in sought after Academy Woods. This impressive home boasts a 2 story foyer with an open floor plan and vaulted ceilings. A Spacious first floor master suite with a private bath and separate shower with large walk in closet. The chef's kitchen has granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances with plenty of space to entertain. The warm and cozy sun room located off the kitchen lets you enjoy the weather anytime of the year. The yard has a lovely brick patio perfect for your backyard BBQ. Close to interstate, dining, shopping and entertainment.
$1,795,000 890 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Such a treasure! This elegant brick ranch has been completely and beautifully renovated, and is perfectly situated on a generous .92 acre wooded property in the heart of east Lake Forest. This sought after location offers the convenience of walking to town, train, beach and library. The beautiful and professionally landscaped yard provides seasonal views of the best that nature has to offer. A circular drive, bordered in cobblestone, leads to the 3-car garage, additional parking area and blue stone walkways and patio. The welcoming foyer opens to the expansive living room with limestone fireplace and custom-finished tray ceiling. Floor-to-ceiling windows appear to bring the outside right in. The spacious kitchen has white cabinetry, white/grey quartzite counter tops, two SubZero refrigerators with four freezer drawers, 6-burner Dacor cooktop with removable griddle, Thermador ovens, Miele dishwasher, Grohe faucet with separate pull-out sprayer, and two custom pantry closets. The master suite is a dream! Coffered ceiling, crystal chandelier and sconces, built-in cabinetry and two custom walk-in closets lead to the exquisite master bath with double vanity, separate shower with custom rain glass door, WC and Aquatic spa tub. A French door leads into the beautifully appointed library with two separate desktop work areas, built-in cabinetry complete with file drawers and pull-out shelving. Conveniently located by the garage entry, the laundry/mud room has a marble floor, white cabinetry, quartzite counter, built-in ironing board and a large utility sink with Kohler pull-out sprayer. Clean and painted, the large unfinished basement has three separate storage rooms and an additional laundry hook-up and utility sink. The 3-car attached garage has built-in tall cabinetry, slat walls for ample storage and wood plantation shutters. Nothing has been missed in this beautiful renovation: gorgeous Brazilian walnut hardwood floors, multi-layered crown moldings, new Marvin windows and doors, custom plantation wood shutters, Shonbeck lighting fixtures, raised ceilings, recessed lighting, custom built-ins adorned with Edgar Berebi knobs and drawer pulls, natural stone countertops, Grohe faucets and Robern medicine cabinets in all en suite baths, surround sound in family room and built-in speakers throughout the home. Luxury, location and the ease of single level living, this home has it all!
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