Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$3,100,000 404 E Deerpath Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Sophistication and charm abound in this beautifully updated house. Tall windows, high ceilings, hardwood floors, natural light and scenic views are just a few of the highlights of this charming home. Six bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths, 11 fireplaces, a cozy family room, an office, and a wine cellar are only a few of the wonders to be found. The yard is private, and lushly planted with evergreens, and touches of color and flowers throughout the seasons. Close to town and the shops, with the beach and parks nearby, this is a true Lake Forest treasure.
Incredible new price for this Country French stone and stucco home located near Sheridan Road in east Lake Forest. Towering trees, woods and grassy .67 acre yard offer a scenic natural backdrop to this 1999 residence. Enter through the stone turret and see the airy and open floor plan. 19' Pella windows provide captivating views of the rear yard. Expansive designer kitchen has custom 36" maple cabinets, Sahara beige granite countertops, refrigerator, Dacor cooktop and island seating. Spacious eating area and sun room overlook rear yard. The 1st floor office offers versatility as a 5th bedroom with adjacent full bathroom. The 2nd floor has 4 bedrooms (including a private and spacious master suite), loft and full laundry room. Walk-out lower level with 2nd kitchen, huge recreation room, office, full bath and storage. 4-car attached tandem garage (2+2). Ideal location near South Park, town, Metra and beach! Outstanding value!
$2,499,000 549 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Amazing Stately brick Georgian on an 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
Luxurious & sophisticated 2,504 SF Mayflower Park condo in east Lake Forest! Light & bright w/ an open floor plan ideal for entertaining. Special amenities of this freshly painted residence include spacious rooms, tall ceilings, recently refinished hardwood floors, walls of windows & French doors overlooking professionally landscaped grounds & beautiful ravine property. Huge formal living room w/ built in bookshelves & FP. Private dining room off kitchen. Spacious master suite with numerous closets & luxurious bath. Guest bedroom suite also has a private bath. Amazing 15' X 16' storage rm in basement. 2 garage spaces. This special home is designed for the discerning buyer looking for an exceptionally quiet & peaceful very east location! Just a short walk to Lake Michigan beach, Metra, downtown shops & restaurants. Exceptional address in an amazing area surrounded by estate homes. Recent building improvements include new driveway, remodeled entry/foyer & new hot water heaters.
$3,950,000 51 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Incredible value for an estate that is close to town and Lake Forest Country Day School. Designed by Ambrose Cramer and meticulously expanded and totally renovated by Hammond Beeby Architects in 2008, this magnificent home is truly one-of-a-kind and in pristine condition. Superior quality construction with an elevator, a Ludowici Clay tile roof, zinc coated copper gutters and downspouts, a fabulous high-end gourmet kitchen with butler's pantry, gleaming Birger Juell hardwood floors, and intricate millwork throughout. Beautifully updated bathrooms with his and hers master baths and dressing rooms. Stunning finishes and lighting throughout. Large and gracious rooms overlook professionally landscaped grounds with stunning gardens and exquisite water features. Generator and attached, heated 3 car garage with custom doors and built-in storage. Enjoy the privacy that this property affords and the tranquility rarely found. Absolute perfection!
$3,250,000 460 S Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Extraordinary opportunity! Built by Legacy in 2006, this stunning estate exudes warmth & luxury. The gorgeous kitchen has custom cabinetry, hi-end appliances & a breakfast room w/breathtaking views of the grounds & opens to to a large family room w/a beam ceiling & handsome fireplace. The sunroom, w/radiant heated floors & fireplace is adjacent to an impressive paneled library w/fireplace. Beautiful moldings & details are throughout the formal living room & dining room. A master suite w/a dressing room, sitting room, fireplace, luxurious bath & balcony, is perfection. The finished lower level w/heated floors is perfect for casual entertaining at the great bar or while watching movies on the projection screen. Bluestone terraces overlook the grounds & provide a wonderful private setting for entertaining. Adjacent to common area that feels like 2.25 acres. Impeccable architectural detailing, an elevator, a Ludowici clay tile roof & a 4 car garage are included in this exceptional home.
This three story vintage home designed by H. Frederick Beck is located in East Lake Forest in a coveted, walk-to-town location. This hidden treasure is situated on almost an acre of beautifully landscaped property. This home features its original charm with wood floors, beautiful staircase, high ceilings, built-ins, and sun porches to enjoy the lovely yard. Updates include cedar roof, 2010, furnace, 2014, and water heater, 2016. Property taxes are being contested. The home and garage will convey "as-is."
$6,950,000 55 E Onwentsia Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
A classic French masterpiece created by architect Phillip Liederbach of Liederbach & Graham. This exquisite new construction took over five years to complete and was finished in September 2009. Situated on three pristine acres on highly sought after Onwentsia Road in East Lake Forest. Soaring 14 foot ceilings, walls of custom mahogany windows and French doors provide serene views and an abundance of natural light. Intricate mill work, custom marble, limestone and white oak floors and six unique stone fireplaces. Beautiful primary kitchen and separate chef's kitchen, both with top of the line appliances, allow for seamless large, catered parties. Outdoor living and entertaining abound - gorgeous grounds with lush landscaping, gracious large circular drive and courtyard, enormous limestone terrace, custom swimming pool, spa and large stone fire pit. Full guest apartment with separate entrance. Heated dual garages with parking for 5 cars. A one of a kind secluded retreat!
$1,475,000 172 N Ridge Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Unique opportunity to purchase proposed construction and work with Premier Building & Development, Ltd. of Lake Forest to create your dream home. Plans are approved and ready for demo of existing home. Incredible 1st floor master suite, smart home, high end appliances, future elevator, 1st floor laundry, 3 ensuite bedrooms on second floor plus bonus room, screened porch adjacent to family room and covered porch outside of kitchen. Located on an acre of land in established area-one of the few areas with mature trees and central location near shops and access to highways-close to downtown Lake Forest and within walking distance of brand new Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital. ROOM FOR A POOL!! Agent owned.
This attractive Greenway home is situated on one of the lovely streets in Conway Farms. Upon entering 576 Greenway Drive you are greeted by a two-story foyer and beautiful views through the family or great room to the green and lush backyard. Some of the many features of this home are the high ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors, gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, first floor master bedroom with walk-in closet and deluxe bath, impressive moldings, and bay windows in the dining and breakfast rooms. Be sure to see the swimming pool, tennis courts and recreation area when you visit 576 Greenway Drive.
Stunning, in-town, maintenance-free town home with great square footage! Updated, it 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 attached to the 119 Laurel Condominium, you have 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. Second floor hall bath has plumbing for an upstairs washer / dryer. Beautifully decorated; just move in and enjoy all that Lake Forest has to offer! Walking distance to restaurants and Market Square! Recent updates include: interior re-painting; new, darker-stained oak floors in 1st floor hall, LR and DR; carpeting on 2nd floor & stairs; new powder room; gas fireplace light switch for easy use; new furnace (2017); new AC, including crane for roof lift; landscaping for patio garden; new Bosch dishwasher (2017); new refrigerator (2017); new garbage disposal. Welcome home to your exciting next chapter!
$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.
$3,000,000 747 E Deerpath Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
The original limestone garden gate along Deerpath Road is a stunning entry to this elegant Georgian designed by Frederick Wainwright Perkins. Solid brick-historic home is a smart investment in this prime location. A sunny, modern kitchen with white oak herringbone floor and full butler's pantry, all new gorgeous baths including desirable his & her master baths, and the beauty of new stylish 21st century decorating - make this an extraordinary combination for today's buyer. Irreplaceable details include a cherry paneled living room, hand-carved Carrera marble foyer, pre-war Beaux-Arts fashion elements, incredible crown moldings topping tall ceilings and a note-worthy garden room fountain. Third floor walk-up attic provides flexible space, BRAND-NEW elevator, 3 car garage and full basement. South-facing terrace overlooks a lush backyard which incorporates surviving hardscape from the original 1860 gardens designed by Frank Calvert. A truly magnificent home! Available furnished.
BUYER FINANCING FELL THROUGH. YOU HAVE A SECOND CHANCE. This vintage, brick home is hidden down a private drive in coveted East Lake Forest, located between town and beach. This five bedroom home features wood floors, two fireplaces, delightful corner cupboards, and a screened-in porch. Full attic with high ceiling. No appliances. Currently in need of complete renovation, this home will convey "as is." This property is Lot 6 on the attached plat map. Surveys are attached under "other information." Property taxes have been appealed. The revised assessment should be available by the end of January.
$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!
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!
$3,975,000 211 W Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This inviting home by James Otis integrates modern architecture, interior design, stunning landscaping and is designed around a central courtyard by Shin Abe of Zen Associates. The 2.53 acres create lush tranquil gardens and outdoor rooms that back up to Lake Forest Open Lands, yet is walking distance to town. The home was totally updated and renovated in 2002 with new mechanicals, plumbing and wiring and includes a chef's kitchen, spa quality baths and wine cellar, both 2nd floor and basement laundries. A spectacular 1st floor master suite overlooks park-like grounds. Outdoor living is taken to new levels with the outdoor screened kitchen/studio, fire pit, spa, pool and original Adler his and her changing rooms. The home is a sophisticated backdrop for either traditional or modern. A two bedroom suite with private stairs is perfect for nannies or in-laws. The versatile plan is appealing to active families or those looking for a quiet retreat.
$2,295,000 605 College Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
True in town living! Easy walk to train/beach/dining/shopping! Just completed, meticulous and TOTAL renovation of this beautiful 3 story home provides a casually chic atmosphere teamed with state of the art amenities. Experience the highest level of quality craftsmanship, highlighted by hardwood/stone floors, custom mill work and built-in cabinetry. Over 100 new windows maximize natural light and spectacular vistas. Sun room w/comfy over-sized upholstered swing overlooks new blue stone patio/gas fire pit. The re-design creates today's popular open concept living with a family room/kitchen combo. Quartzite counters and top of the line appliances; Wolf ovens/ La Cornue range/ Liebherr French door refrigerator/built in 4 bottle Dacor wine station/Sub-Zero Wine Cooler and a temp. controlled wine cellar in basement. Luxurious Master Suite w/"tree top" office, fireplace, large WIC's. Stunning bath w/hydro jet tub/double sinks/curbless shower. 4 additional bedrooms- 2 en suite. 3 car garage!
$8,499,000 405 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set on over 5 private acres with nearly 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 & 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
$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.
$2,600,000 920 Hawthorne Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Designed by prominent architects, Litchfield and Rogers, and beautifully expanded and updated by David Poulton, this home is perfect for today's discerning buyers. Featured in many historical publications and books, this remarkable brick Georgian includes a DeGiulio kitchen, exquisite millwork, his and her master baths, a 4-car garage, 5 fireplaces, high ceilings and hardwood floors throughout. Mechanicals were updated and new windows were installed in 1997. The 2-car attached garage and family room were built by the current owners. Light-filled, well proportioned rooms. Large second floor laundry room. Partially finished attic storage space with a full staircase for access. Handsome wine cellar in the walkout basement. Private, stunning grounds with towering trees. 3 blocks to town, train and the beach. A fabulous home in a highly desireable east Lake Forest location! Perfection!
$1,711,000 1671 Alexis Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Perfect for living and entertaining! This spacious Georgian brick home is beautifully situated on a quiet and private 1.4 acre lot. As you drive up the circular driveway to this stately home, the "WOW" begins. Elegant 2-story foyer w/marble fl, newly upgraded Gourmet kitchen, bright, beautiful Sun rm, floor to ceiling stone fireplace in family rm, luxurious Master suite, Custom Millwork thru-out, 4 car heated garage. New 20KW back-up power generator runs air conditioners, computers plus 60% of house electricity when needed.
$3,589,000 745 E Woodland Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Built in 2005, historic presence and exquisite detail encompass this English Country residence located steps from Lake Michigan. This magnificent home received the 2007 Historic Preservation Award for new construction. Cross the 55 foot private bridge to experience this remarkable 19 room home with 6 bedrooms and 7.4 baths. Superior materials, outstanding millwork and exceptional craftsmanship. Amazing grounds with bluestone patios, salt water spa and stunning landscaping. A Lake Forest jewel!
$3,750,000 327 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
TREMENDOUS VALUE!!! Expertly renovated stately Georgian set on a gated 2.3 acres in a coveted East LF location. Sophisticated & comfortable, it offers great architectural detail, extensive moldings, stunning light fixtures, soaring ceilings & superb finishes. It features gorgeous mahogany library with limestone FP and handsome built-ins, one-of-the kind wine cellar w/ tasting room, dramatic living room with barreled hand painted ceiling & grand fireplace, oversized dining room with hand painted silk walls & large windows overlooking the stunning grounds. Large butlers pantry with mosaic marble floor, hand hammered silver sink & custom cabinetry, stunning De Giulio kitchen with high end appliances (including a pizza oven), huge center island & separate breakfast room. Gorgeous bedroom suites, an in-law apartment with kitchen & elevator. Finished lower level complete with driving range/ sport court. Finished 3rd floor with workout room, bedroom, full bath and ample storage. Beautiful gardens, stone patios & terraces. Olympic size pool. outdoor fireplace. Back up generator. Slate roof. Extensive landscaping and hardscape, gated entry. Move-in ready!
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