Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$1,250,000 1505 S Ridge Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Gated estate on the East side of town. JEN JENSEN walls in yard. Most of iron work designed by famous Artist Boleslaw Kochanowski. New construction in 2003. Exquisite appointments. High ceilings. Exquisite master suite. Guest or maid's quarters. 3/8 inch thick plastered walls throughout. ELEVATOR. Natural stone floors from Florence. Refrigerated wine cellar. Catering kitchen, bed, full bath, craft room, workout room, cedar closet, bar & large recreation room in LL. Guest quarter with sitting room, bedroom, full bath, fully equipped kitchen, washer, dryer . Pool & pool house w/ fireplace, bath & shower. Copper gutters & slate roof. 3 car garage with 2 lifts.
$3,495,000 180 W Laurel Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Absolutely exquisite Frederick Wainwright Perkins designed colonial revival home. An architectural piece of history located on a prime street near open lands and yet close to town. The living, entertainment rooms & outdoor areas are interconnected & can comfortably accommodate parties of 4 or 100. You are welcomed into the formal areas of the home, all finished in beautiful old world detail such as wainscot paneling, pediment caps, elaborate crown molding, barreled and tray ceilings & stone, wood, or hand scraped walnut wood floors. Amazing chefs kitchen w butlers pantry, 6 fireplaces w hand carved limestone surrounds.Sunlit rooms throughout, Master suite w dressing room.Professionally designed English garden, circle drive, tennis court, in-ground pool, balcony, wrap around deck. Finished third floor can sleep 8 has a bedroom, huge loft, & full bath. From the massing and spatial relationships to the superiority of its details, this home is magnificent yet well balanced, and delightful!
$2,700,000 693 Spruce Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Location, Location, Location! Only 8 blocks from the serene Lake Forest beach, this home is beautifully situated on a gorgeous, professionally landscaped one-half acre lot. Designed and built in 2012 by noted Lake Forest architect Karl Strassburger, the attention to detail is evident throughout. The custom-designed kitchen features white cabinets finished w/gorgeous Calcutta marble tops. Top of the line appliances include a Viking oven, microwave and six-burner gas cooktop, Subzero fridge and two dishwashers. The kitchen opens to a fabulous eating area w/fireplace and family room with views of the wonderful, south-facing backyard with bluestone terrace. The formal living and dining rooms have walls of windows including a lovely bay. The wood paneled library is next to the secluded Master Suite, both of which are on the first level. The second floor features a loft with built-ins, three large bedrooms and two full baths. Perfection abounds in this wonderful East Lake Forest home.
$1,099,000 1350 Inverlieth Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Marvelous Meadowood! Handsome & stately all brick 5 bedroom spacious home has been meticulously maintained & beautifully improved. Grand entryway welcomes friends & family. Abundant space for large dinner parties or intimate gatherings, 4 gas fireplaces, detailed wainscoting, 2 powder rooms & a fabulous mudroom/laundry room. This kitchen has all the bells & whistles w/ plentiful counter space & wet bar, Subzero fridge/freezer, warming drawer, double oven, cabinet storage galore & large eat-in overlooking fenced in backyard w/ patio. Many built-in bookshelves can be found thru-out & no shortage of closet space! 2nd floor w/ 5 incredibly spacious beds & 3 full baths. Master enjoys a fireplace, 2 walk-in closets & master bath w/ steam shower. LL w/ new vinyl wide plank flooring has the capacity to comfortably host holiday merriment. Large rec room w/ fireplace, wine cellar, exercise room & storage. This location enjoys Mellody Nature Preserve w/ walking/biking trails & 76+ acres to roam!
An inviting front porch welcomes you to this incredibly charming home. The home features 11' ceilings throughout the first floor, with beautiful window placement, creating an open, airy and spacious environment. Lovely living room and dining room with hardwood floors and plantation shutters. Well appointed kitchen, with loads of cabinetry and prep space overlooks the family room. Family room features a gas fireplace and provides access to the private fenced yard and patio. Super master bedroom with hardwood floors and well-organized walk-in closet. Private bath includes double vanities, whirlpool tub and separate shower. Two privately situated and nicely sized family bedrooms share a hall bath. Finished lower level with recreation/TV area, wet bar, temp controlled wine cellar, 4th bedroom and full bath and an exercise room. Two car attached garage. First floor laundry. Gorgeous views overlooking open space with access to area walking trails. Lawn and snow care provided!
$1,175,000 1801 KNOLLWOOD Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Nestled on 1.74 acres with views overlooking the golf course, this charming Stanley Anderson brick ranch has been totally renovated from top to bottom, inside and out. The Southern exposure property features a courtyard patio with an outdoor fireplace perfect for entertaining, Tall ceilings, a four car plus garage and located just steps from the Knollwood Country Club clubhouse make this densely wooded residence an opportunity of a lifetime.
Bright, spacious and updated 3000 square foot brick RANCH on a quiet cul-de-sac street in West Lake Forest. 3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bath. Hardwood floors throughout. Large cook's eat-in kitchen with Viking stove, built-in refrigerator, black beauty granite island and coordinating counters. Master suite with dramatic 12 foot ceilings, private courtyard, and walk-in-closet. Newer master bath with custom steam shower, kohler whirlpool tub and heated marble floors. Tumbled Marble backsplash and crown moldings. Large Family room with vaulted ceilings, built-ins, wet bar and wine fridge over-looks a fenced in backyard with brand new paver patio. Formal dining room adjacent to the kitchen for easy entertaining. Formal living room overlooking the professionally landscaped front yard. All secondary bedrooms are generous in size, both with walk-in closets. Zoned HVAC with two newer furnaces and a new 80 gallon hot water heater. Central Vac. Unfinished walk-out basement. 2.5 Car Garage
Car collector? 4 car heated garage! Not a collector, you will appreciate this extra space. Find quiet elegance, style & a warm welcoming feeling as you enter this special home. Versatile floor plan, designed to take full advantage of the wooded setting with walls of windows bringing the picturesque outdoors in. Architectural elements include a two-story foyer, tray & volume ceilings, hardwood floors, craftsman detailed millwork & many built-ins. Formal rooms & best of all, a relaxing family room & wood burning fireplace. Settle in the library with a novel or enjoy a glass of wine. Master bedroom suite on the 1st floor includes a walk-in closet & bath with tub, shower. 2nd floor master offers 2 closets & adjoining full bath. A loft & 35' bonus room are perfect for media, a gym, art, game tables, See the Possibilities. Experience easy living in Academy Woods a maintenance free neighborhood. Landscaping, snow removal, house painting.....Savor what an Academy Woods lifestyle has to offer.
$1,649,000 920 Country Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Custom built to a grand scale, this traditional all brick home w/tile roof is poised on 1.33 acres of manicured grounds, complete w/beautiful pond views, adjacent to LF Open Lands. Outstanding architectural design includes generous rooms, rich millwork, five fireplaces, volume ceilings, front/back staircases, all perfectly sited to maximize natural light. Magnificent formal living and dining rooms, spacious library, 2-story family room. Kitchen with L-shaped island, huge eating area, opens to sunroom. Beautiful 2nd floor master suite has luxurious bath w/separate steam shower, whirlpool tub, two separate walk-in closets. Spacious en suite family bedrooms. 1st floor guest bedroom suite and laundry. 3000 sq ft lower level is a dream w/new carpeting, 2nd kitchen, rec rm, billiards, full bath, 2 add'l bdrms, bar, den! 4 furnaces (each w/separate zone), security system, intercom, central vac. Circular brick paver driveway, large 4-car garage, entire yard has irrigation. Quiet cul-de-sac!
Welcome home to this beautiful contemporary Lake Forest ranch located on 1/3 acre. Open floor plan with natural light coming in from numerous windows and hardwood floors throughout. Vaulted ceilings with skylights add to the dramatic interior. Gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, granite countertops, and large island. Master bedroom with custom dual closets and master bath with whirlpool bath and separate shower. Large finished basement with full bathroom, recreation room and possible room for 4th bedroom. Home is conveniently located near West Lake Forest shops, access to train and highway.
Light & Bright, Freshly Painted Home on 1 Acre in Lake Forest! Updated kitchen with hand-poured concrete counter tops and newer stainless steel appliances. Eat in kitchen opens to family room with soaring ceilings, Brazilian walnut hardwood floors and a gorgeous, double-sided, wood-burning fireplace with gas starter! Spacious Master suite with newly renovated bath. 1st floor office/possible 5th bedroom, 3 Car garage. Patio perfect for dining alfresco! Rondout/Libertyville Schools! Look no further, this is the one!
Charming, updated Dutch Colonial on one of east Lake Forest's most beloved streets. This delightful house combines vintage charm & modern convenience. Extensively updated/enhanced by current owners including a complete exterior renovation, delightful kitchen opening to breakfast & family rooms, newer master bath, finished basement & newer HVAC. Lovely, professionally landscaped yard is both welcoming & private. You can walk to the park, town and train from this treasured home. Truly an east Lake Forest treasure.
If you're dreaming of the perfect property to call home, this one is for you! Situated in the desired Lake Forest Chateau subdivision, this stunning two-story duplex has a premium setting with pond & nature views. Entering the foyer, you'll be greeted with marble flooring, soaring ceilings and open concept views into the living room and dining room. Living room features a dual-sided fireplace with white mantel, skylights and exterior access. Kitchen provides a culinary edge with white cabinets, custom backsplash, & eating area with bay window. 1st floor den and 1/2 bath! Master bedroom offers a large walk-in closet, 10 ft ceilings & private bath with double sinks and Jacuzzi tub! Two additional bedrooms & full bath on the second level. Finished basement provides even more space with recreation room, 4th bedroom & more! Enjoy the outdoors with this serene backyard including brick-paver patio, pond views and immaculate landscaping. Prime location only minutes from shops & restaurants!
$2,299,000 650 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Designed by renowned architect Walter Frazier and located on highly sought after Lake Road this iconic Lake Forest home is full of character and reminiscent of times gone by. Spacious rooms for today's living with all the charm of the past. Perfectly situated on over an acre of beautiful property with mature trees and plantings overlooking the wooded bluff and gorgeous views of Lake Michigan. The foyer with winding staircase welcomes you in to the freshly painted interior. Hardwood floors can be found throughout along with many original elements and features. Grand living room, handsome library and elegant dining room with original built-ins are all graced with fireplaces. Upstairs you will find six bedrooms, three with fireplaces and all with abundant storage. Coach house with bed, bath & kitchenette. Sprawling back yard with lovely gardens. A true treasure by the Lake!
$1,275,000 950 Tisbury Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Prepared to fall in love with this meticulous red brick Georgian located in central Lake Forest on 3+ park like acres with an amazing indoor pool & spa! One of the best values in town! 9ft ceilings on the 1st & 2nd floors and beautiful natural cherry floors. The custom designed NuHaus kitchen is a cook's dream with custom $100K cabinetry imported from England, French limestone floors, Soap Stone countertops, Viking 6 burner stove, warming drawer, double ovens, & beverage refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, Sub Zero refrigerator, 2 sizable pantries and a sunny breakfast room with planning desk. The stunning library/office has built-in cabinetry & the two-story family room enjoys a beautiful fireplace. The impressive dining room has beautiful millwork and quality custom wainscoting. Master suite with fireplace, walk in closets and a spacious master bath. 3 more family bedrooms & 2 more baths up. Front & back staircases. 4 car attached garage. Deep pour basement. Natural gas generator.
$995,000 525 Golf Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 5/27 1:00-3:00PM
IN TOWN, fabulous location with schools, town and train moments away while enjoying the 26 acre Derwen Mawr nature preserve in your backyard! Freshly landscaped curb appeal and newer hardwood flooring throughout this transitional open concept home with a welcoming and gracious two story foyer. Four en-suite bedrooms, two located on first floor and two on the second floor. Private office, sun-filled mudroom and laundry room located just off garage. Easy entertaining allowing the outdoors in from both the family room and dining room while also enjoying a large patio. Fenced-in backyard with private access to the Open Lands. Partially finished basement with recreation room and storage room. Situated on one of the most private cul-de-sacs in Lake Forest.
$2,850,000 430 Circle Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Just one block from Lake Michigan, this is truly a coveted east Lake Forest location in which housing options are rarely available. The home is the epitome of classic beauty that is always in style. Thoughtfully designed and beautifully built, this home delivers the highest caliber of design elements, elegant finishes, and superb craftsmanship throughout all 3 levels from the magnificent entry hall to the alder wood paneled library to the custom gourmet kitchen. Get ready for tranquil relaxation in the master suite that includes a fireplace, spacious balcony, walk-in closet, and elegant stone bath. Four additional bedrooms with en-suite full baths complete the second floor. The expansive finished lower level has a 6th bedroom, 6th full bathroom, 3rd powder bath, rec room with fireplace and bar, billiard room, and exercise room. Enjoy the lake breezes from the privacy of the backyard brick patio. An offering this special is not to be missed!
$2,850,000 1119 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
**Motivated Seller**Lake Forest's coveted Sheridan Road. Exquisite and cohesive renovation featuring a gracious foyer greeted by impressive staircase and wall of windows. The Christopher Peacock Kitchen is right for any chef featuring Subzero, Wolf cooktop, culinary vented hood, Fisher/Paykel dishwashers, center island, white marble counter tops with a double edge, under mount sink, satin nickel hardware and Hickory Carlyle hand hewn wide plank hardwood floors opens into adjacent family room with access to outdoor stone paved terraces. First floor master suite features all of the comforts for him and her; two bathrooms dressed in Calcutta Gold marble and crown moldings with common shower, separate soaking bath tub, separate closets with built in cabinetry and hanging space, separate dressing rooms. Walnut library with bookcases, built in partner's desk, fireplace and views of the outdoors. Formal dining and living rooms on main floor. Remarks continued in Agent Remarks section.
Your 4 bedroom home in the Whispering Oaks / Cherokee neighborhood is finally here! This meticulously maintained & professionally landscaped home is on almost a half acre, set under a canopy of picture perfect Oak trees. The East of GreenBay Road location is simply a delight with boxwoods, daffodils, and pachysandra! The white kitchen hosts a lovely eat in area. The marble surround wood burning fireplace is a fantastic accent in the living room & dining room area. The East exposure allows for an abundance of light through the floor to ceiling windows. Newer furnace, new deck, 2.5 car garage, hardwood floors underneath carpet, 2.5 baths, attic space, & cement floor crawl space are just some of the items that top off the long list of features in this highly sought after neighborhood. Pride of ownership is abundant here! Award winning school district with a walk to Cherokee location. First time on the market in over 40 years! This is it.....Welcome Home!
Absolutely charming home in a desirable and friendly in-town neighborhood. Gorgeous curb appeal with freshly painted gray stucco, new shutters and front door. Handsome millwork, hardwood floors, built-in custom cabinetry, and fresh, young decorating throughout. Granite and stainless kitchen has all newer appliances, including a family hub media center refrigerator. Large dining room surrounded by many light-filled living spaces. Bright family room with tall windows opens up to outdoor deck for entertaining. Huge master suite with second floor laundry. Basement has a deeply dug play room, separate recreational area, lots of storage and additional laundry hook up. Sump pump and water heaters replaced recently. Two car garage with ample storage. This lovely retreat is beautifully landscaped, fully fenced and minutes to West Park. Easy, fun living!
OPPORTUNITY IS KNOCKING! Charming farmhouse with coach house in Lake Forest for an unbelievable price! Main house is 4100 sq ft + coach house is approximately 1000 sq ft. Both units with happy tenants that would like to stay. Monthly income $4075. Country setting with 1.46 south facing acres. Great opportunity to live in one unit and rent the other or tear down and build your dream house. Property sold for over $1,000,000 in past years. Property needs work and being sold in "as is" condition. It may be possible to build new home with a Lowell address
$1,996,000 1494 Wedgewood Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Best Value in West Lake Forest! Extraordinary Estate situated on a secluded 1.5 acre lot. Concrete construction, plaster walls, stone & limestone exterior, slate roof, radiant heated floors on all 3 levels, amazing indoor pool/pool house & all the newest technology. Hand selected craftsmen built this amazing home w/ no expense spared. An eat-in cook's kitchen w/ top of the line appliances-Gaggenau, Viking, Subzero, Miele, Fisher Paykal and U-Line. The first floor master suite is grand in size, has his & hers large closets & patio access. Its outstanding master. bath features a Perl Tub, an enormous double steam shower, exquisite marble & separate vanities. The 2nd floor includes three generous bedrooms w/beautiful bathrooms. The LL boasts an expansive theatre, a granite kitchen bar w/refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher, 5th in suite bedrm, a workout rm. & a huge storage rm. w/ radiant heat. Uncompromising elegance with seldom seen quality. Solidly built for the most discriminating buyer.
Nestled on one of Lake Forest's most prestigious streets, winding through the ravines, this condo is surrounded by historic mansions and privacy. Generous rooms, tall ceilings, w/wide windows, invite light to flood in to what feels like an art gallery. Bright, airy apartment, finished in whites offers a blank canvas. Inviting foyer leads through French doors to elegant dining rm, onto a classic, spacious kitchen for preparing intimate dinners. Recently finished hardwood floors lead you to huge formal living area, complete w/built in bookshelves, frplc and wet bar. Enjoy views of mature gardens and a converted chapel. Layout offers variety of discrete spaces to host cozy evenings in or entertain in style. Morning sun bathes the 2nd bdrm and kitchen while the evening sun soaks the master bdrm. Ample storage throughout plus a 15'x16' store room. Swap the noise of the train and hubbub of LF for the sound of bird song and the lapping of the lake against the beach.
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