Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$1,399,000 237 E Onwentsia Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This gracious home sits on 2.3 acres of beautifully landscaped property surrounded by gardens and mature Elms lining the extended private driveway. The home, designed by renowned architect Chester Walcott, has a gracious foyer with sweeping staircase, generous entertaining rooms, wood-paneled library and formal living room with fireplaces, hardwood floors and unique details throughout. Seven bedrooms, four and one half baths, just steps from LF Country Day on a highly desirable lot and East Lake Forest location.
This Mid-century modern home designed by Charles Page is set on an amazing 1 acre beautifully wooded lot & features a desirable floor plan w/hardwood floors. Incredible location East of Sheridan Rd w/ravine access to beach. Light & bright throughout w/soaring ceilings & walls of glass that showcase scenic views of nature. Updated kitchen w/vaulted ceiling, stainless steel appliances, center island & eating area. Expansive living room w/floor to ceiling fireplace & wall of windows out to deck & yard. Family room has custom built-ins, wainscoting & a cozy fireplace. English walk-out basement has a large recreation room w/fireplace in addition to an ample storage area. Special outdoor features include a wood deck that runs the length of the home, a charming bridge in the yard, fire pit area & a circular drive & brick front walkway. Recent updates consist of new roof(2017), new A/C(2017), new double ovens(2016), new dishwasher (2017),new sump pump(2018),freshly painted interior(2018)
$2,850,000 780 S Ridge Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Expertly renovated former coach house and stables of the historic Whitehall Manor mansion, flawlessly integrates outstanding architecture, sophisticated decor, and the finest of finishes. Features include grand-scaled sun filled rooms, four fireplaces, 18 French doors. Formal dining room and living room both with access to a gorgeous bluestone patio w/pergola and fountain. Stunning chefs kitchen, gorgeous family room, and library with a reception area. Two master suites on first and second floors, plus three en-suite bedrooms and playroom. Idyllic setting and gardens beyond compare w/ multiple bluestone terraces & walled "garden rooms", fully equipped outdoor kitchen and gorgeous inground pool and spa w heated walkway. Outdoor changing/powder room w/ laundry. Beautiful brick driveway and front court yard plus a separate service drive leading to an oversized four car garage. Estate living at its best! Convenient location and award winning schools.
$2,250,000 606 Tiverton Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Originally built in 1910 this spectacular barn was converted to a home in the early 70's. Since then it has had total rebuild (2007) and (2012) transformation! This is the perfect retreat, with nearly 2 acres of fields to run around, large bluestone patio complete with covered grilling area, and firepit all with southern exposure perfect for evening enjoyment. An indoor spa room with sauna and resistance pool, complete exercise facility, new deep poor basement, elevator, 2 car attached garage, separate garage with office retreat above, many extras including generator and elevator...this house just exudes fun!
Gorgeous new construction in desirable East Lake Forest! Walk to downtown! Luxury attached single family home in beautiful Country French style! 3+ bedrooms, 3.1 baths, 9' ceilings, upscale finishes in kitchen of quartz, stainless, and Thermador package. Stucco and stone exterior, 2 car garage, patio, and yard. Base price of $960,000 with customization available. Option to finish basement, roughed-in plumbing included. Architect is highly sought after Streightiff and Associates, Inc. Delivery date is Spring to Summer 2019.
Gorgeous new construction in desirable East Lake Forest! Luxury attached single family home in beautiful Country French style! 3+ bedrooms, 2.1 baths, 9' ceilings, upscale finishes in kitchen of quartz, stainless, and Thermador package. Stucco and stone exterior, 2-car garage, patio, and yard. Base price of $940,000 with customization available. Option to finish basement, roughed-in plumbing included. Architect is highly sought after Streightiff and Associates Inc. This home is perfect for downsizing, or moving from the city! Delivery date is Summer-Fall 2019.
Quality-built in Villa Turicum! East Lake Forest home sited on nearly an acre of grounds bordered by a stunning ravine. Surrounded by nature, this brick and stucco home welcomes you through an impressive foyer with marble flooring and rich wood paneling .Hardwood floors on the first and second levels. Dramatic formal living room w/beamed cathedral ceiling and wood burning fireplace. Formal dining room w/floor-to-ceiling windows and butler's pantry. Large open family room. Kitchen has white cabinets, granite counters and stainless appliances. Enjoy informal dinners in the kitchen eating area, on the rear deck or brick patio. Full bathroom AND powder room on the 1st floor. Four roomy bedrooms on the 2nd level with lovely large master suite. Roomy finished basement. 3-car garage opens to a huge laundry/mud room. Understated, elegant, comfortable and within walking distance to Metra, Lake Michigan and bike/walking trails. Best value around! Seller motivated to sell now!
Simply stunning Cape Cod! Lovely center entry! Spacious living room with a fireplace and bay window. You'll love the first floor library/den. The kitchen provides a nice open floor plan opening up to the family room. Fabulous 23x15 2nd floor bedroom. The master (17x11) has its own private bathroom. The finished basement offers great recreation space. The exterior was just painted and the interior was also freshly painted. TWO PIN NUMBERS because there are 2 lots of record.
Stunning in-town pied a terre with great square footage! This updated townhome offers the best of all worlds: the feel of a single family home, yet the advantages of maintenance free living in an ideal location! One of only 4 townhomes which are attached to the 119 Laurel Condominium, you enjoy a private entrance and your own outdoor courtyard patio and garden, while enjoying the benefits of 2 heated indoor parking spaces directly off your unit and an established HOA. High ceilings, skylights, a marble foyer, detailed crowned moldings, two fireplaces, laundry in unit and a spacious storage unit are just some of the features. Light, bright living room opens to courtyard patio. Spacious Master Suite with fireplace and built-ins. Two more bedrooms (one without a closet, currently used as an office) and a hall bath are also on the 2nd floor. Beautifully decorated; just move in and enjoy all that Lake Forest has to offer! Walking distance to restaurants and Market Square! Welcome Home!
$3,995,000 765 W Westleigh Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
A noteworthy Lake Forest residence privately situated on a five acre parcel adjacent to protected Open Lands property. Classic Georgian architecture, with symmetry and balance that is replicated on the front and rear facades. The grand entry foyer spans the width of the home, and leads directly out to the terrace and grounds. Architectural details are irreplaceable today. Millwork is a work of art. Formal rooms are grand, yet warm and welcoming. Exceptional updates have been made in the past two years to systems; heating, cooling, electrical, electronics, security, smart house technology, have all been brought to today's standards and beyond. Kitchen features LaCornue range, SubZero refrigerators, large island with tremendous storage and work space. Tranquil hearth room with fireplace and access to patios. 4 car garage and coach house apartment. Smart house technology. Exceptional.
Striking country home, 'Rookwoods', was built circa 1900 by Pond & Pond architects. Exterior is enhanced by slate roof and copper gutters. High ceilings throughout, as well as intricate moldings, grand staircases, foyer with coffered ceiling, original pocket doors. Kitchen adjoins separate breakfast room and Butler's pantry. First level sunroom with radiant heat. Master Suite includes sitting room with fireplace, sunroom and balcony. Seven of the eight bedrooms are en suite. Great floor plan for entertaining. Heating and cooling systems have been updated. Exquisite property to enjoy from the numerous balconies, porches, patios and decks!
Welcome to this pristine turn key Nantucket cedar shingle home in desirable East Lake Forest. The LR & study flank the center entry foyer with hardwood floors and 9 ft. ceilings. A fabulous gourmet kitchen embraces new SS appliances and breakfast bar all opens to gracious family room with wood burning fireplace. This all looks out onto a large brick patio and deep back yard with a fire pit. The Master Suite has a beautiful gas log fireplace, huge walk in closet and spa bath creating a serene adult retreat. The two en suite bedrooms each have large walk in closets and the bonus is a big 2nd floor laundry room. The full finished basement with wet bar and storage for collectibles also has an en suite bedroom with walk in closet and storage area. This home truly has it all, a fantastic location to town, schools and the lake! It has been impeccably maintained by its one and only owner. There really is nothing left to do but unpack your bags and get settled before school starts in the fall!
ALL REFRESHED!COME VISIT! You will see all the fresh changes: fresh paint, white kitchen, new lighting, refinished floors! What a difference! A LOT of house for the money! Super open floorplan with kitchen open to large family room with fireplace and great southern exposure. All first floor rooms have doors to patio, bringing in great natural light. Large separate dining room and living room. First floor master with dressing area, ample closets and private, updated bath. Four spacious second floor bedrooms are served by two full baths, two with en suite access. Fifth bedroom could be great home office or bonus room too! Open and light - bring your creativity and fresh decor to make this home your own! You will love the neighborhood with Everett Elementary School and park a walk away. Close to train station. Enjoy all the fun of the Lake Forest Beach, Rec Center and parks but don't forget the benefits of quick access to shopping and entertainment in neighboring communities too!
$3,000,000 747 E Deerpath Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
What a price reduction - $425,000; serious sellers! Come back after 7/12 to take a look at the drone video and catch a bird's eye view of this fabulous home. The original limestone garden gate along Deerpath Road is a stunning entry to this elegant Georgian designed by Frederick Wainwright Perkins. Sited in a meadow with a South-facing terrace overlooking a ravine, the landscape design has incorporated surviving elements from the original 1860 gardens designed by Frank Calvert. A sunny, modern kitchen with white oak herringbone floors and full butler's pantry, gorgeous new baths, and the beauty of new stylish 21st century decorating - make this an extraordinary combination for today's buyer. Irreplaceable details, including a cherry paneled living room, hand-carved Carrera marble foyer and pre-war Beaux-Arts fashion elements make this home, located East of Sheridan Road, the perfect choice for a buyer looking to own a piece of history with today's amenities.
$1,695,000 877 Woodbine Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
One of a kind, architecturally stunning, one owner home, in the heart of East Lake Forest. Elite mid-century design offers amazing two story atrium with terrazzo floors creating an intimate interior courtyard. High ceilings and an abundance of natural light grace the rooms with spectacular views of the private gardens & lawns. One block to beach & easy access town. A gem of a home ready for your touches. Style and sophistication are the underlying themes here. Exterior has had all the stucco completely replaced.
$1,599,000 435 King Muir Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Lose yourself in the charm & feel of a European estate. Gracious living w/original architectural details carried through recent renovation, thoughtfully maintaining the integrity of this Jerome Cerny gem. High end finishes w/hardwood floors throughout. Spacious chefs' kitchen features custom white cabinetry, marble countertops, island w/prep sink & top of the line SS appliances. Adjacent butlers' pantry features cabinetry, wet bar w/wine fridge & dishwasher. Kitchen flows to family room w/breakfast area opening to terrace. Spacious living room & family room feature fireplaces, intricate cabinetry & seamless flow for entertaining. Dining room has 10 ft ceilings & original Cerny designed moldings. Private 1st flr master boasts tray ceiling & private patio, 2 walk-in closets & luxurious bath w/heated limestone flrs. On the 2nd floor are 3 ensuite bedrooms & bonus studio/optional 5th bedroom w/kitchenette. Finished basement & 2 car concealed garage. Convenient location is minutes to town!
HERE IS THE SPACIOUS 3-BEDROOM CONDO YOU HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR! This in-town, 1st floor corner unit with south-facing patio is a rare find. Wonderful pet friendly building. Great south and east exposures with four sliding doors to the outdoors, to enjoy the patio and lawn on two sides. Enter into the wide foyer that opens to the living room, large enough for two seating areas (a grand piano, etc.), hardwood floors and see-through fireplace with marble surround to dining area. Wall of windows/doors allows for fabulous (southern) natural light. Oversized master bedroom suite; spacious bath with two separate vanities, soaking tub, shower and two walk in closets! Two additional bedrooms are also quite large. Full laundry room in unit. Take the elevator or stairs to the two underground garage spaces and storage unit. This building represents premium condo living in Lake Forest. Walk to town...train, restaurants, parks and grocery stores. Relax, simplify and enjoy the good life!
$1,199,000 979 Maplewood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Best value in town!! Premier location east of Sheridan Road on a quiet lane. Picture perfect and beautifully appointed Nantucket Style home built in 2005 by Lynch Construction. This home exudes sophistication & character with all the special features today's buyer desires. High quality materials and finishes throughout, hardwood floors, 10 foot ceilings, beautiful woodwork, chef's kitchen, library, first floor laundry, luxurious master suite, two additional full baths on the second floor and bonus room over heated garage. Deep-pour finished basement with rec room, game room, fifth bedroom and full bath. French doors lead to a gorgeous blue stone patio with fully equipped outdoor kitchen and lush private yard.
Outstanding updated condo in popular 105 E. Laurel building! Hardwood floors throughout most of this unit, plantation shutters and fine moldings! Gorgeous Bermeister kitchen with 42" cabinetry, granite counters and new built in seating! Tons of built-ins throughout including the Family room, the Living room and the Office/3rd BR. Both baths are beautifully updated too! Master is very spacious and sunny with an extra closet added in 2014! This unit has an awesome Multi purpose room encompassing laundry, work space, extra refrigerator and storage (unique within this building.) Enjoy sunset views from your balcony situated just off the Living room and offering nice natural lighting. Two conveniently located, side by side garage spots! Quick close possible. Note: new water heater and A/C compressor in 2015, freshly painted throughout in 2018, new white carpet (over hardwood), new valences, shades and blinds and so much more!
$1,349,999 40 Rue Foret Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Welcome to this sleek, transitional single story home set at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. The spectacular NEW facade with bluestone walkway and lighting is the perfect segue into this exceptional home. The foyer with hand-crafted Brazilian cherry floors and custom woodwork leads you to the rest of the home with an open floor plan and dramatic spaces. Vaulted ceilings and large picture windows are juxtaposed by tranquil, cozy spaces and incredible views. The chef's kitchen with large island, dbl ovens, large eating area and doors to the patio, is the perfect place for entertaining or everyday living. The family room features a center fireplace as well as wet bar and storage. Living spaces include a bedroom wing with large Master Suite and two ensuite bedrooms, a separate office, 4th ensuite bedroom and an incredible sunroom with fireplace overlooking the backyard. The finished basement w/ great ceiling height includes recreation room, half bath and storage. Fabulous move-in ready home
$998,000 955 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!
$3,950,000 877 E Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Stylistically reminiscent of the great David Adler. Functionally built to exceed every modern expectation. Breathtaking home must be seen to be believed! Located in East LF, steps away from the beach & lake. Arriving at this exquisite home, along a bricked drive through an allee of mature Linden trees, is like finding yourself in a bygone era. Elegant, gracious, immaculate & immensely welcoming, this is the home to raise your family & host your friends. Meticulously designed, the vast, exceptional interior is dramatic enough to entertain a large group of 100+ while still feeling intimate & cozy. Every room designed to bring the outdoors in, flooding the house with light & beauty. Spectacular grounds, painstakingly planned to the smallest detail. English walled secret garden, cool with shade and riotous with color, leads to fabulous swimming pool flanked by roses & box hedges. Built to accommodate & celebrate life's milestones-even the quiet ones. A magical oasis for generations to love
Nature, lakes & tranquility define the exclusive maintenance-free Academy Woods on the grounds of the former J. Ogden Armour estate. This special home, on a premium lot enjoys views of the pond & waterfall. Elements of design include walls of windows, a two-story foyer, vaulted, tray & volume ceilings, transom windows & hardwood floors. Two-story living room centers on a wood burning fireplace, custom library wall. Elegant formal dining in the round. 39' kitchen & family room combination w/2nd fireplace. 1st floor master suite. Spacious 21' room on the 2nd floor room ideal for hobbies, your art studio, office or 2nd master bedroom. DISCOVER LAKE FOREST: Friendly small town atmosphere; Award winning schools; Low property taxes; Historic Market Square for shopping and dining; Lake Michigan resident's beach; Active community centers; Metra to Ogilvie and Union stations; State of the art medical facility; Easy access to I-294 and Rt.41. Comfort, Style, Elegance!
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