Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$4,475,000 700 S Ridge Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Incomparable estate residence, privately situated on five glorious acres. The history of the home dates to 1930's when originally designed by Chester Walcott. The current owners have enhanced the home in every aspect, to create an outstanding family oasis, with nothing left untouched. The condition is meticulous both inside and out. The residence is introduced by a formal motorcourt and entryway, protecting guests from the elements. The truly breathtaking entry foyer leads to beautifully proportioned rooms with exquisite millwork and finishes. Views from the formal rooms capture the first glimpse of the expansive grounds & gardens. While every bit ready for a formal affair, the heart of the home is the superb kitchen with multiple service pantries, breakfast/hearth room and exceptional family room ready for favored friends and family. Pool & pool house with outdoor kitchen. Tennis court. 5 car garage parking. Rest assured this home will not disappoint.
Looking for that great opportunity in Lake Forest? Relocating? With perfect access to schools, town, prime shopping, transportation and close to the Lake Forest/Lake Bluff/Mettawa corporate corridor, yet secluded, this beautifully maintained delightful house exudes classic elegance and quality craftsmanship throughout, and offers 2571 sf, 4 bedrooms/3 baths, all with idyllic views of the beautifully landscaped 1.4 acres and at a terrific price! A gem, simply the best!
$1,275,000 1141 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This charming cottage has been expanded over the years and is now a beautiful home situated at the end of a pretty cul-de-sac just off Green Bay Road & within walking distance to Lake Forest Open Lands, the train and Market Square. The home is 4200 square feet with 2 attached garages plus potting shed on a beautifully landscaped 0.6 acre. There is a large, gracious living room, an elegant dining room, an office, a library and a sun porch on the ground floor. On the second floor there is a 3 room master bedroom suite with a his and hers dressing room and office/nursery. There are four additional good-sized bedrooms and an upstairs laundry. The home is South facing, filled with sunlight and is surrounded by beautiful property. Sold "as is".
$1,895,000 301 W Laurel Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Designed by Edwin H. Clark in 1930 for his client, Frank G. Reynolds, a Chicago real estate mogul. The red brick estate is classic in design and sits on 5.24 lush acres which overlooks the Lake Forest Open Lands, Skokie River Nature Preserve. The grand nature of the home is exhibited by the large rooms and tall ceilings. From the coin molding in the living room, the terrazzo flooring in the enclosed porch and the knotted pine paneling in the library, an elegant and sweeping staircase make this home unique. A large master suite with his and her baths and dressing rooms, 7 additional bedrooms and 5 1/2 baths are perfect for today's family. Pure in its style and detail from its origins, this house is ready for the new owners vision and energy. A 3 car attached garage is another one of the many surprises here.
$1,850,000 1826 Windridge Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Welcome to this wonderful resort-like home! Set on 1.4 acres this gated property with lush landscaping, in-ground pool, outdoor kitchen/bar cabana, gazebo and hot tub, is ready for summer entertaining. The gracious foyer leads to vaulted living room with fireplace, separate office and spacious, light-filled family room with stone fireplace, tray ceiling and walls of windows. An amazing gourmet kitchen offers top-of-the-line appliances, huge island with seating, granite countertops, walk-in pantry and separate eating area. The laundry and mudroom lead to the attached two car garage, with an additional two car detached garage. Upstairs, the master suite offers fireplace, spa-like bath and walk-in closet. Three additional bedrooms and two baths complete the second floor. An incredible, finished basement includes theater room, recreation room, bedroom, bath with sauna, wine room, storage and exterior access. The is truly an amazing, move-in-ready property!
This incredible light-drenched end unit with south, west and north exposures offers stunning living and entertaining areas. The first floor offers library and living room, second floor features an open kitchen/family room with fireplace plus dining room, and lower level has a bedroom, bath, storage and theater room. Master Suite with walk-in shower, second ensuite bedroom and laundry room complete the upper floor. Attention to detail evident throughout with Nuhaus kitchen, island with seating space, custom millwork and designer finishes. Large balcony with open views, close to town, train and beach. Handicapped accessible with elevator in-unit. Just move right in!
$1,099,000 51 Stone Gate Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This home is part of the original lakefront estate built in 1935 which was converted to a private residence over 60 years ago. The exposed beamed ceilings, architecturally interesting doors and windows, exposed brick walls, all lend a European flair to this one of a kind property situated in East Lake Forest on 1.2 acres of beautiful wooded property. A unique opportunity to live close to the lake and enjoy the natural surroundings.This home would appeal to an artist as there is a large studio on the second floor with great light. Sold "as is"
Highly desired & seldom available Lake Forest Chateau duplex, located in a secluded private enclave of duplex homes where residents enjoy mature trees, beautiful landscaping & a large pond that is the focal point of the community. And yet, it is literally minutes from the Metra station, Starbucks, Sunset Foods,restaurants, shops, banks, medical facilities - everything you need a short distance, even a dog park. This home is bright & spacious, offering fantastic views of the pond & its natural surroundings. From the 2-story entry foyer through the sunny living room with fireplace to the large eat-in kitchen, generous windows welcome nature in. Up the winding staircase is the master suite a sitting area, two walk-in closets & generous master bathroom with two sinks, a glass-enclosed shower & whirlpool tub. Also upstairs are two additional bedrooms, a home office & extra large cedar closet. Full Finished basement with 1/2 bathroom. Enjoy the comfort & convenience of living here.
A circular driveway welcomes you to this 2 story, 1 owner, updated home. Features include: crown molding, large rooms, French doors, gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops, island, newer stainless steel appliances , lady's desk & breakfast area leading to the deck and enclosed porch. First floor bedroom & a full bath, beautiful expansive windows. Finished lower level. Roof 5yrs old. 2furnaces, A/C 3 yrs. Deck 6yrs. New back up battery 2016. A very charming wooded neighborhood. Walk to elementary school. Close to shopping, train & highways with easy access to O'Hare airport.
$2,445,000 921 Hawthorne Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Remarkable home in East Lake Forest boasts highest level of updating and finishes with resort-like amenities. Its private setting on 1.28 acres is 2 blocks to Lake Michigan and steps to Market Square. This perfectly renovated home is sophisticated yet comfortable for modern lifestyle. Features hardwood floors, heated floors, unique tray ceilings, outstanding fixtures, and fabulous decor throughout. 1st floor master with fireplace, spa-like updated bathroom, grand closets, handsome library, spectacular kitchen with cozy fireplace, island, premium appliances (Sub-Zero, Viking, Miele), adjacent butler's pantry has 2nd dishwasher, Viking wine cooler, & wet bar area. Inviting family room w/ fireplace & French doors overlooks the entertaining bluestone patios, with private resort style pool, outdoor fireplace & big TV, and the outdoor summer kitchen (Sub-zero, built-in gas grill) for al fesco dining. 5 bedrooms and 5.1 baths showcase quality workmanship & stunning vistas. A private retreat!
$1,695,000 120 W Alden Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set on 3+ acres of the original J. R. Thompson estate known as the "Highlands" this property was built in 1965 sparing no expense. The custom home built by Thomas Bleck, has been impeccably maintained by the original owner and boasts of many details including, 9 ft ceilings, hardwood floors, paneling and built-in cabinetry. Other features include a well-designed floor plan perfect for entertaining, professionally landscaped grounds with a swimming pool, dog run and outdoor seating areas. A paneled library with bar, four season porch with a tile and brick floor, mudroom, butler's pantry and breakfast room are just a few areas worth mentioning. Nine bedrooms, 7 full baths and 3 half baths make this address perfect for a family. Classic lines, beautiful grounds, sweeping vistas, mature trees, make this the ideal investment opportunity. Be the first to easily update this home and make it your own.
Come and see all this home has to offer! Beautiful property on a cul-de-sac street assures a tranquil setting. This spacious home is in tip-top shape and features a large kitchen with brand new stainless appliances, granite counters, large island and two walk-in pantry closets, plus a spacious breakfast area and command central station for keeping electronics charging and at the ready. 9' ceilings on first floor, 2 fireplaces, 1st for bedroom (5th) and bath is great for guests or home office. Lovely master with well appointed bath and walk-in closet. Three family bedrooms, one with ensuite bath access, are spacious and bright. Finished basement with recreation area and exercise or media room, and a full bath. Fabulous screened gazebo off deck for summer dining! Cedar shake roof only 4 years old! 3 car garage. Two zones of heat and AC. Enjoy all the pleasures of this move-in ready home. Easy access to highway, trains, schools and shopping!
Looking for one story living, an open floor plan and fabulous property? Look no further! This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home sits on 1.4 acres. The large kitchen with eating area and fireplace is open to the vaulted living room with walls of windows and a beautiful fireplace. The separate dining room is perfect for entertaining. Sliding doors and windows offer views of the incredible backyard from almost every room. The newly finished basement features a theater room and game room. Updates include brand new circular driveway, newer roof, furnace and A/C.
Open House: Sunday, 8/25 11:00-1:00PM
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!
Incredible curb appeal, this East Lake Forest/South Park neighborhood home, designed by Stanley Anderson, has been beautifully & completely updated! Lannon stone exterior w/copper gutters, this home is filled w/charm & livability. As you enter, the circular staircase w/lit niches exude grace & elegance. The sun filled, expansive family rm has African Mahogany paneling on the fireplace hearth wall. A chef's kitchen, w/butlers pantry/wet bar area, high end appliances w/radiant heated porcelain tile flrs opens to a fenced backyard w/suburb privacy & outdoor entertaining patio space.The library/office has built-ins w/wood paneling & views to the front & side yard. Master suite w/walk-in closet, & spa bathrm w/radiant heated porcelain tile flrs. 2 other bedrms complete the 2nd level w/expansive closets & built-ins, & share updated bath. Rec rm, storage, & work rm complete the lower level. 2+ car garage w/finished loft space above is a bonus! Walking/biking distance to park, beach, & town
Another price reduction makes this one a great value! Rare front entry town home built by the Goebler Company is thoughtfully designed with a just completed kitchen renovation! If you aren't ready for a tiny condo but want maintenance free living...this is the perfect spot!!! Lives like a home with the ease of a "lock and go" lifestyle! Vacant and ready for you to move in! Beautiful vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, kitchen with island, large eating area, work desk and new SS appliances. 1st floor master with luxury bath, 1st floor office, 2 large upstairs bedrooms with "Jack and Jill" bath with double sinks, soaking tub and separate shower. Nicely finished basement with bedroom, full bath and large rec room. Tons of storage!!! Community pool & tennis steps away! Minutes to expressway and shopping.
This sun-filled, thoughtfully designed custom home offers three floors of high end finishes & amenities. Solid wood floors with open kitchen and family room allow form and function for cooking and entertaining family and friends. Travertine tile in the kitchen, baths, & mudroom make for easy cleanup. All bathroom vanities are custom made from imported furniture pieces with warm and toasty heated floors. Nine foot ceilings throughout. Second floor with 13-foot vaulted ceiling peaks. Large walk-in master closet finished with wood storage systems. Laundry room with folding area centrally located near bedrooms. Deep lower level with 9 foot + ceilings has workout/kids play space and tough Dolamur mat floor system, wine room, 4th bedroom and bath. Outside, the built-in gas and charcoal grills with pergola and lighting overhead are perfect for entertaining. Fully fenced backyard with brick and stone rear drive and patio. Walking/bike path nearby to town and train. Nothing to do but MOVE IN!
Open House: Sunday, 8/25 2:15-4:00PM
Complete remodel from top to bottom with fabulous finishes! Absolutely nothing to do but move in and enjoy this spectacular 3 BR, 2 BA ranch on .54 acre lot with all the bells and whistles including new windows, new electrical, hardwood flooring throughout, new mechanicals, new plumbing, new light fixtures and more! Gorgeous new eat-in gourmet kitchen features soft close cabinetry, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances & tile backsplash. All new luxurious baths with quartz counters and new vanities. Lovely dining rm. with french doors leading outside and living room with fireplace, raised ceiling and crown moldings. New exterior landscape, patio with built-in firepit, driveway with brick border, entry brick pillars and beautiful new fence. Outdoor shed for storage. Laundry off kitchen. Attached 2 car garage. So much more. Must see to appreciate. Convenient location near schools, shopping, transportation & new hospital. An absolute gem!
$1,299,000 18 E Laurel Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Ready for your private in-town oasis? This is PERFECTION. Captivating property so close to train, restaurants, shopping and park. Extremely charming & incredibly well maintained brick Coach House with slate roof, copper gutters & attractive hardscape on 1.12 acres. Attractively landscaped yard with fenced swimming pool and large open space. Warm, yet sophisticated interior with French windows, hardwood floors & open floor plan. No detail has been missed. The Kitchen opens to the Family Rm & Sun Rm.The Living Room is elegant & open to the Dining Room for formal entertaining with access to a private courtyard. Master Suite with private stairway. 3 family bedrooms share a beautiful bathroom. There is a bonus room above the garage which has served as an office & recreation room. 1st floor laundry. The pool is a custom Blue Lagoon Gunite Pool by Downes with attached hot tub surrounded by patio space & beautiful landscaping. Many recent updates - see list in documents section. Attch Garage.
$1,050,000 635 Tiverton Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Awesome house! Tucked back in the King Muir neighborhood on 1.9 acres. Enjoy complete privacy on a gorgeous setting!! Originally designed by James Gamble Rogers and redesigned by Stanley Anderson in the 1950s. Built on the former A.B. Dick Estate ~ Also known as Westmoreland Farm. Recent renovation/addition includes a chef's kitchen, mudroom, pantry, spa-like master bath, and oversized family room/sunroom, wet bar, deep-pour basement and large master bedroom with vaulted ceiling. Huge 5th bedroom with vaulted ceiling and custom cabinetry, an en-suite full bath and private second staircase, could be a bonus room. Two-car attached garage plus outbuilding that houses a one-car garage, storage room and finished office/exercise room with radiant heat and air. Blue stone patio overlooks the gorgeous sweeping lawn. $150,000 pride reduction!!!
$1,795,000 221 S Ridge Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Elegant and comfortable living in this stately brick Georgian set on a private wooded 4 acre site. A wonderful open floor plan for today's living while maintaining the character and integrity of the original home. Graced with grand light filled rooms w/hardwood floors, crown moldings, fireplaces and exquisite vintage details. Cooks kitchen w/stainless steel appliances and breakfast room. Family room w/French doors to patio and handsome pine paneled Library just off the marble foyer entrance. Formal living room and spacious dining room both with access to charming sun room. Second floor master retreat w/fireplace includes a lovely sitting room and luxurious master bath. Four additional 2nd floor bedrooms, along w/bonus room and exercise room. There is also the added convenience of a 6th bedroom located on the 1st floor. Heated garage is able to accomodate 6 cars. Wonderful entertaining and private areas. Entertain w/ease and enjoy garden views from this private estate.
3279 sq ft Home in Beautiful Lake Forest, with 3 car garage for only $650K!!! Fantastic Opportunity to purchase this contemporary home with outstanding Lake Forest schools, for $150,000 LESS THAN APPRAISED VALUE!!! Open staircase, open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, skylights, HARDWOOD FLOORS, fireplace, and finished basement with bath. Huge 28x19 Bonus room with vaulted ceiling and skylights could easily be a spacious bedroom - just add your walk-in closet. Large kitchen with open stairway to lower level. Wooded lot, fenced backyard and BRICK PAVER DRIVEWAY in great neighborhood. 3 CAR GARAGE. A terrific buy - just needs a little TLC.
One of a kind custom designed Hugh Newell Jacobsen inspired Contemporary designed by architect Peter Witmer located in friendly well established neighborhood. Walking distance to transportation, shopping and parks. Wonderful open floorplan great for families as well as entertaining guests. First floor includes a serene Master Suite, second full bathroom, laundry/mudroom, beautiful updated white kitchen with huge island/quartz counters, sunroom, potential 5th bedroom, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors and skylights. Second floor features an ensuite bedroom and two additional bedrooms sharing a Jack & Jill bath. Full finished basement with additional large storage area. Gorgeous private fenced yard plus a back up Generator! Many updates including all bathrooms, driveway and roof. Lovingly maintained by current owners and ready for your most discriminating buyer. Freshly painted so there's nothing to do but unpack your bags and get settled in time for Summer barbecues.
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