Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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Gorgeous & thoughtfully designed English Tudor in Lake Forest. Brick paver walkway leads to grand entrance. 2-story foyer with bridal staircase sets the tone for this lovely home. 5 bedrooms, 4.2 bathrooms, plus study. 9' ceilings. Library off of foyer includes built-in bookshelves & bow window. Formal living room features see-through marble surround fireplace to adjacent solarium. Family room offers vaulted ceiling, & fireplace with soaring brick surround. Spacious, custom designed kitchen includes large island, planning desk, walk-in pantry, & hexagonal breakfast area. Butler's pantry/wet bar. Master suite features tray ceiling, large dressing area/walk-in closet, & spa-like master bathroom with whirlpool tub, separate shower, two vanities. 3 additional family bedrooms on 2nd floor, one en-suite, all include large walk-in closets. First floor 5th bedroom, with full bathroom. Full basement for recreation area & generous storage. 3 car garage. Enjoy all the amenities of Lake Forest!
Bristol ranch on one of the most popular locations in Stonebridge. Open kitchen with wet bar, Sub-Zero refrigerator, double ovens, warming oven, cooktop, and an abundance of cabinets. Beautiful granite countertops with overhang to sit for quick bites or enjoying watching the chef prepare treats.Living room has tray ceiling and surround sound system connected to dining room and porch. Dining room was redesigned & opened with pillars for definition, and plantation shutters. Den w/ built-in shelving, bay window and plantation shutters. Hardwood flooring through most of first floor. Eating area off kitchen adjoins the serene, true 3 season screened-in porch enhanced w/ windows & bluestone flooring. Master bedroom with bay window, 2 organized closets and large marble bath. Attractively finished basement w/ 3rd bedroom & full bath. High-end doors added throughout. New sump pump & backup, 2018. Hot water heater replaced in 2016. Other upgrades include crown moldings and security system.
Open House: Sunday, 2/17 12:00-2:00PM
New price! Best value in Whispering Oaks! Classic 4 bedroom colonial on a wooded 1/2 acre lot, close to town, Cherokee school and transportation. Beautifully updated kitchen with cherry cabinets, stainless appliances, center island and a separate breakfast area. Specious formal living and dining room, family with stone fireplace and access to patio, master with a separate den/office/ sitting room and en-suite bath, hardwood floors throughout. 1st floor laundry and full unfinished basement offers ample storage, attached 2-car garage, 1st floor laundry. Flexible floor plan. Partially fenced large back yard. Great location, walking distance to Metra and Open Lands!
$1,995,000 1970 Merritt Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Newly updated beautiful brick home in an estate setting on private 1.5 acre wooded cul-de-sac lot. From the minute you step into the foyer you sense the quality details that exist in the home. Nice features include high ceilings, hardwood floors, detailed mill work, dual staircases, and exquisite fireplaces. Destined to become a gathering place, a huge white gourmet kitchen has breakfast area and is open to a sunroom. Truly a retreat, the master suite has a sitting area, huge walk-in closet and a spa-like bath. The heart of the house is the family room. Work at home in a private library. Guests are comfortable in 1st floor guest suite. Recently finished English basement has large rec room, exercise room, wine cellar, bar, guest bedroom & full bathroom. Enjoy entertaining in the outdoor spaces complete with grill & firepit. Super convenient location w easy access to O'Hare, highways, Metra commuter station, shopping, parks, and Northwestern Medicine LF Hospital
Two-story Colonial in desirable Lake Forest and Cherokee Elementary School District. This approximately 2,254 square foot home sits on a 0.27 acre corner lot and features 4 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, a full basement, plus 2-car attached garage, and patio. Perfect opportunity in HO Stone Subdivision to renovate and make it your own. Roof, soffit/fascia replaced approximately 2004, new AC 2016.
Open House: Sunday, 2/17 11:00-4:00PM
Showcase Home now under construction and available for February 2019 delivery. Ranch plan is approximately 2500SF and is situated on one of the finest lots backing to conservancy area with views of water. The Brunswick is a well-designed ranch which includes a dramatic open and flowing floorplan. A 3rd bedroom option is available. Full basement available for finishing if client desires. This custom ranch will include hardwood floors, 42" upper cabinets, granite counters, Kitchen Aid Stainless appliances, 9' ceilings on all floors including lower level and second floor. This home is being offered with a lot premium with Lake Views. Hurry, act now and add your own personal touches
Newer 3400 SF newer construction townhouse with so much space & great finishes. This home boasts cherry hardwood flooring, deep crown moldings & 9 foot ceilings. 1st floor Master BR has private luxurious bath. Gourmet kitchen w/ granite countertops opens to dining room. Huge family rm w/ stone floor to ceiling fireplace & vaulted ceiling has 2 sets of French doors to outdoor brick patio & private yard. 3 spacious bedrooms up w/ huge closets. Unfinished LL provides potential expansion and lots of storage. Great location near METRA train, shopping district & restaurants. LOW HOA of only $300 monthly makes maintenance free living affordable. HOA includes lawn care and snow removal. Buyer pays $4/$1000 City LF Transfer.
This stunning two story colonial home features an open floor plan with gorgeous hardwood floors, remodeled kitchen with top of the line stainless appliances, custom cabinetry and large breakfast bar. The kitchen opens to both an inviting family room with fireplace and sun drenched garden room. The large living is ideal for entertaining. New Pella windows throughout. The second floor features an expansive master suite with drop down movie screen, bathroom suite with fireplace and two walk in closets. Three more spacious bedrooms finish off the second floor. The partially finished basement offers recreation area and plenty of storage. All of this on a beautifully 1.38 acre landscaped lot with large deck and brick paver walkways.
Charming 1 1/2-story Colonial with open floor plan includes 4 large bedrooms, 3 full baths & 2 half baths. This spacious house has many highlights including dramatic two-story family room with soaring, vaulted ceilings, kitchen with newer, high-end appliances, granite countertops, breakfast room, and window-filled sun porch with slate tile floor. Large first floor master suite with cathedral ceilings and master bath that boasts dual split vanities, walk-in shower, large whirlpool tub, and private commode. The second floor includes three bedrooms, one with en suite bath, a second full bath, large linen closet, and loft overlooking the family room. Lower level recreation room with fireplace, wet bar and powder room, plus ample space for storage. Hardwood floors throughout most of the main floor. Three car garage.
$1,795,000 1255 Winwood Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
If you appreciate Superior Quality and Craftsmanship...this is the Home for You! Gorgeous French Country Manor on sought after Private Setting on 1.4 Professionally Landscaped acres, with walking paths to Elawa Farms and Lake County Forest Preserves. Meticulously Maintained and Enhanced by this original owner, you will find High Ceilings, Deep Crown Molding, Wide Plank Hardwood Floors, Extra Tall Solid Doors, Recessed Lighting, Chair Rail and Picture Frame Wainscoting, Plantation Shutters, Custom Cabinetry and Builtins, High-end Appliances, Built-in Speakers, French Doors, Transom Windows and so much more!! Deep Pour Finished Basement with Rec Room, Wet Bar, Exercise Room, Sauna, 5th Bedroom and Full Bath. Three -car Heated Garage with Epoxy Floor. Casual elegance and thoughtful design make this a home to treasure.
$1,990,000 545 College Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This idyllic 1.13 acre setting is rarely found in East Lake Forest, just blocks from both town and Lake Michigan. Surrounded by towering mature trees, this estate is the perfect retreat. The striking stucco home is beautifully situated on the property to create sweeping lawns and a private backyard oasis with stone patios and a pool. The home exudes an understated grandeur with tall ceilings and classic detailing throughout. Designed to provide exceptional property views from every room, the floor plan works well for both living and entertaining with oversized doorways to facilitate an easy flow and openness between all of the rooms. Features include three levels of living space, fine millwork and wainscoting, graciously sized rooms, beautiful quarter sawn oak hardwood flooring, and walls of windows. The pool plumbing, heating, and deck were all replaced about 7 years ago. This property truly has it all in a highly desirable location!
$1,795,000 951 Larkspur Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Timeless, understated elegance defines this custom-built original owner home nestled on a quiet 1.38 acre cul-de-sac lot. Enhanced w/exceptional quality & superb attention to detail w/expansive room sizes, hardwood floors & wonderful light fixtures throughout. Gracious 2 story living room w/dramatic windows, Juliet balcony & gas log fireplace. French doors invite you in to the formal dining room, perfect for entertaining. The Chef's kitchen is a delight w/custom cabinets, granite, SS appliances, island w/breakfast bar & built-in range w/custom stone surround. Family room w/brand new hardwood floors, handsome stone fireplace, wet bar & French doors to stone patio & huge private yard. Coveted 1st floor master w/fireplace, luxurious bath & winding staircase to lofted study above. The 2nd level provides 4 additional bedrooms, 3 w/Juliet balconies overlooking the prof. landscaped yard. 4 car heated garage w/epoxy floor. Impeccably maintained home includes brand new cedar shake roof.
Open House: Sunday, 2/17 11:00-1:00PM
Set upon a hill in prestigious Villa Turicum, this stately brick Colonial exudes elegance. Guests will love the grand circular drive and gorgeous gardens leading up to your front door. This 4,097 SF residence features a timeless floor plan, spacious rooms, hardwood floors throughout, and is immaculately maintained. The front double-door opens to a welcoming foyer with custom millwork. It is flanked by a large living room, large formal dining room, and oversized family room . The first floor library connects through double-doors to the living room creating an even greater sense of space. Eat-in gourmet kitchen with abundant cabinets and counter tops. Laundry/mud room has it's own exterior door. The full basement is partially finished plus ample storage space. An expansive rear deck provides outdoor grilling, dining and lounging. It, and the backyard are given quiet privacy by a dense, half-acre of trees. Easy access/trails to the Lake. Close to town and Metra.
$8,950,000 405 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set on over 5 private acres with over 400'of beach is Illinois' most architecturally significant estate on Lake Michigan, Mayflower Place, which hosted royalty several times in its history. This estate was meticulously renovated and restored in 1987 & 1988 by 70 craftsmen and European artists. The superior construction and level of intricate hand-carved architectural details and finishes rival the grand estates on the east coast. Built of durable materials, this concrete and brick structure features hand-carved limestone, monumental limestone stairs, fountains and balustrades, exquisite plaster relief ceilings, a slate roof w/ decorative copper details & scuppers, & leaded glass windows w/ limestone surrounds. Enjoy over 400' of Lakefront, 28 rms/12 beds/11.4 baths and 11 exquisite fireplaces. An opportunity of a lifetime! One must see it to grasp its beauty & truly appreciate the level of detail rarely seen today & impossible to replicate. Truly spectacular in every way! One-of-a-kind
Location Location! Assessed Valuation from the tax assessor has been reduced from $973,563 to $650,000, so we expect the taxes to come way down! Home with Good Bones Needs Extensive Renovation. Showings for Serious Rehabbed or Tear Down / Expansion Only! Plans for Expansion Available. Use Caution and Do Not Walk on Deck. Exceptional Opportunity to Build Your Dream Home in a Prime East Lake Forest Location Steps From the Lake, Beach, Town, Train and More! Beautifully Wooded .57 of an Acre with 126 Feet of Frontage at an Incredible Price! Demolition of Existing Home approved by the City of Lake Forest. City of Lake Forest Says you can Build Approximately a 4200 sq ft Home Plus Additional 600 sq ft for Garage. Verify with City to Confirm. THIS IS NOT IN THE HISTORIC DISTRICT.
$15,000,000 55 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Opportunity of a lifetime to own the architectural masterpiece "Wyldwoode" by Harrie T. Lindeberg on 8.94 lakefront acres, including 2 subdivided lots. Built for steel tycoon, Clyde Carr, the "Y" shape design allows for spectacular lake views & full privacy. Guests are welcomed through the bronze metal front door with zodiac & other symbols designed by Oscar B. Bach. Elegant, gracious living is reflected through the wonderful blend of classic detail & comfortable floor plan. The dining room features a barrel plaster ceiling, while the living room has an exquisite marble ox blood mantel fireplace. The "Oval Office" on the 2nd floor has views of the lake. The master suite w/ his and hers baths & sitting room. The 3rd floor where you find the "high frontier bar". Home has 12 fireplaces. This compound is comprised of a grand & important home, 5 garages, pool, pool house & guest building attached by a breezeway. Lindeberg homes extend from South Hamptons to Lake Forest.
Custom cedar home, was thoughtfully designed & built to capture the beautiful & changing views thru-out the year. The owners created a floor plan orienting the rooms toward the hundreds of acres of forest preserve, the home overlooks their landscaped gardens. This truly happy, feel good home offers 26' ceiling in the great room w/ large wood burning frplc, 19' ceiling in the kitchen, wide plank wood flooring, large custom bar positioned between dining rm & great room. Four bedrooms on the 1st floor, master has wood burning frplc, dressing area w/ his/her walk-in closets. A lofted library/sitting rm overlooking the great room & a very large office/5th bed w/private bath on 2nd floor. An additional family/media room w/bath is also on the 2nd floor w/90"screen, & surround sound. Numerous skylights, which open, contribute to the feeling of being outside. Entertain on the large NEW Brazilian hardwood deck w/built-in grill, spa & multiple sitting areas. Ideal location, 20 minutes to Airport!
$1,599,000 1022 Aynsley Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
This spectacular custom home of brick & stucco with a stunning slate roof is situated in the desirable Middlefork Farm area. Beautifully designed & meticulously maintained, it features hardwood floors, travertine, 11 ft ceilings, surround sound, plantation shutters, archways and exquisite millwork throughout. Private 1st floor library, gracious sized living room and separate dining room, grand family room with coffered ceiling & gourmet kitchen with new Sub-Zero, Viking, and large eating area. Upstairs, the luxurious Master bedroom has sitting area, large walk-in closets, and spa-like bathroom. All family bedrooms have en-suite baths and walk-in closets. The fabulous English basement is replete with recreation room with fireplace and eating area, 5th bedroom suite, exercise room, media room, and temperature controlled wine room. Gorgeous private yard is enhanced with new pergola and bluestone patio and walkways. Lovely grounds by Rocco Fiore Landscape make this an incredible setting.
$1,299,999 925 E Illinois Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
One of a kind property, built in 1916 as part of the Cyrus McCormick estate. Originally built as the "gardeners cottage" for the estate, the main gates and several lamp posts remain. Fabulous conservatory added to replace original greenhouse, use as a greenhouse with attached original potting shed or as additional living space. Kitchen remodel and Master bedroom addition includes additional family room on the 2nd floor by Barrett Construction. 3+ car heated garage. On one very private acre.
Open House: Sunday, 2/17 2:15-4:00PM
Charming Dutch colonial. Great opportunity to make this home your own! Location is excellent near Waveland Park, schools and downtown Lake Forest. Features 2,656 SF with hardwood floors throughout. Formal living rm with crown moldings & dining room with bay window and cushioned window seat. Eat in kitchen w/ sliders to back yard. Step down paneled family rm. w/ vaulted ceiling & gas log/gas start brick fireplace. Sliders lead to outside patio and .45 acre lot. Powder rm and wet bar off family rm. Wet bar could be converted to 1st floor laundry if desired. 4 bedrooms all with hardwood floors & 2 full baths on 2nd floor including spacious master bedroom with private bath & large walk-in closet. Full unfinished basement allows for possible expansion. New furnace, 2012, new hot water heater, 2012, new roof, 2013. windows original. So much potential!
$1,375,000 1891 W Salisbury Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Gorgeous Nantucket style home in prestigious Conway Farms Home of the world class BMW Golf Championship! State of the art and like new builders personal home featuring all stone and hardwood flooring throughout; 10 ft ceilings on all floors; 8 foot doors, designer kitchen and baths; arched doorways and mill-work to die for; 1st floor Office featuring French door entry, built-in's and coffer ed ceilings. Four bedrooms, including Master, on 2nd floor all ensuite! Gracious Master suite with heated floors, walk in multiple spray stone shower, Jacuzzi tub, and his and hers separate vanities! Lower Level is equally impressive: English basement, with windows offering natural light and stone garden, stone fireplace, wet bar, projection TV, 5th Bedroom and full Bath. Extremely private back yard features blue stone patio, tiered limestone retaining wall and mature perennial gardens galore! Lutron scene control lighting system! Both 1st and 2nd floor laundries! 3 Car Attached Garage!
$1,399,000 227 W Onwentsia Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
GREAT OPPORTUNITY to live on Onwentsia Road! Immaculate Cape Cod on 1.35 acres. First floor master suite with walk-in closets. Cozy knotty pine family room with built-ins, fireplace & full bath. 2nd floor with pool table & built-in Murphy beds. Deep pour basement boasts 2nd laundry room. Recent improvements include: gutters replaced, 5 windows replaced-others repaired and painted. New A/C units, dishwasher, sump pump and back up sump. Cedar shake roof sprayed and cleaned. Entire exterior of home has been repainted. Backyard is fenced. Three car heated garage with studio, guest suite above.
Open House: Sunday, 2/17 12:00-2:00PM
Fabulous IN TOWN location! This townhome is minutes to everything - shops, restaurants, Starbucks, commuter train station, and beach. 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms. Kitchen offers eating area, greenhouse window, and two pantry closets. Living Room features fireplace with gas logs/gas starter. Hardwood on first floor. Multi-use loft space on the second floor. Opportunity to update and personalize as desired. Large, unfinished basement for storage. Private yard with patio and lush landscaping. Just move right in and enjoy your convenient in-town living lifestyle!
Sophisticated and private, this handsome condo is located in the heart of downtown Lake Forest, close to beach, train, shops and restaurants. The entry leads to lovely living room/dining room with gas fireplace and hardwood floors. Sharp gourmet kitchen with granite counters and stone floors. Adjacent to the kitchen is a sun-filled den with built-ins. Master suite includes luxurious bath with double sinks, separate shower, whirlpool tub and ample closet space. In-unit laundry and 2 indoor heated parking spaces.
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