Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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Beautifully updated and expanded home on .92 acres with over $400,000 in improvements. Located at the end of a private lane just 1 block from downtown Lake Forest. Newer roof, windows, mechanical systems, interior & exterior finishes & hardwood floors. The sun-filled living room features a fireplace, built-in bookcases and large picture windows. The fabulous newer kitchen has a breakfast bar and SS appliances. A new Master Suite was added in 2015 & features a vaulted ceiling, a huge walk-in closet, an office and an updated Master Bath. The 2nd bedrm has lots of closet space and a bay window. The dining room, family room, screened-in porch and attached, heated greenhouse have views of the lovely gardens. Upstairs, the 3rd bedroom suite features a balcony overlooking lush private grounds that provide a cozy way to view the annual Lake Forest fireworks. The fully fenced yard has a bluestone patio, beautiful gardens filled w/ native plantings and a walking path. Move right in & enjoy this amazing home!
$860,000 1576 Tara Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Come view this dramatic sprawling California ranch custom-built by well known architect Charles Page. This extraordinary house is both a serene retreat and unique showpiece that sits on 1.37 acres on one of Lake Forest's most desirable streets. From the moment you enter the front door you will be greeted by a dramatic sunken living room, 20 foot white stone marble fireplace, wood beam vaulted ceiling & expansive windows capturing the sunlight & views of the beautifully landscaped back yard. Family room has spectacular California drift stone wood burning fireplace, wet bar & sliding glass doors that lead to the patio. Features include three bedrooms & office on the main floor. Luxurious master suite with solarium capturing breathtaking views of the backyard. Large kitchen located off the dining room has abundant storage, brick accent wall & walkout deck perfect for grilling. Large finished basement with full bath, and plenty of open space for recreation and hobbies. Truly an oasis!
$4,495,000 130 Rue Foret Lake Forest, IL 60045
One-of-a-kind fabulous! Brick Georgian estate, perfectly sited on two gated acres overlooking LF Open Lands. Gorgeous, yet comfortable interior with volume ceilings, spacious rooms, impeccable design and luxurious finishes. Curved center staircase, elevator to all levels, separate wing with indoor pool, spa and sauna. The paneled library has wonderful built-ins, a private bath and ample room for several desks. Recent kitchen and bath renovations represent the best of the best; must see to appreciate the fine craftsmanship, exceptional stone work and attention to detail. The master suite is a dream with fireplace, spa bath and huge custom walk-in closets. All 5 bedrooms are en suite. The English lower level has 12' ceilings w/windows above grade, 3 fireplaces, a deluxe bar and over 4,000 sq ft. Beautifully landscaped grounds with limestone terraces, outdoor pool, spa, dog run and basketball court. This home offers unparalleled entertainment possibilities and resort style living!
$2,950,000 20 W Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Stunning estate on almost 2 acres designed by noted architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. Spectacular gardens, stone terraces, fountains, carriage house, restored playhouse, fabulous new pool & new deck, brick paver driveway & 6-car garage. 6 BRs & 9.2 bths. 1st flr showcases a formal reception hall w/marble flr that opens to rotunda w/stunning spiral staircase. Elegant LR w/stone fpl & adj.music rm, sun rm overlooking gardens, handsome ofc w/fpl opens to patio, formal dining room w/glorious views of property & beautiful marble fpl, den with private bar room & fpl, the kit has it all w/butler's pantry, lrg eat area w/fpl & top of the line appliances, mud rm, full bath & laundry complete the 1st flr. 2nd flr has master ste. includes sit rm, walk-in closet & luxury bth. 4 addtl. family BRs w en-suite bths, 2nd flr FR w/bar area & fpl. Low lev exer. rm, rec rm, his & her baths/changing rms that lead to pool area. Convenient A+ location close to downtown Lake Forest. Buyer pays LF transfer tax
Open House: Sunday, 10/27 2:15-4:00PM
Beautiful two story 3,637 SF all red brick home w/ circular driveway on manicured 1.57 acre lot. Designed & built by current owner & meticulously cared for w/ many custom details including 9 ft. ceilings, HW floors throughout, crown moldings, large spacious rooms & 3 wood burning FPs. Grand sized foyer opens to formal living rm w/ fireplace, 1st floor office w/ built-in bookshelves & powder rm. Formal dining rm has sliders to expansive concrete paver patio. Updated eat-in kitchen has granite countertops & pantry closet. Family rm off kitchen has fireplace, sliders to outdoor patio & access to mudroom/laundry rm, full bath & attached 2.5 car garage. Four spacious bedrooms up w/ HW floors & large closets. Master has FP, spacious private bath & walk-in closet. Full unfinished basement allows ample storage & future expansion. All electric house w/ 2 heating/cooling systems, 400 amp electrical system & quality built w/ 2 X 6 studs. Peaceful setting w/ lovely gardens. Great location!
$1,174,990 785 W Orchard Circle Lake Forest, IL 60045
$1,215,000 1755 Tallgrass Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Stunning French Country home with south facing backyard and tons of privacy. This light-filled home offers an open floor plan, tall ceilings, walls of windows, hardwood floors and natural stone finishes. The kitchen with large island and generous eating area opens to the family room with fireplace and built-ins. A separate living room and library plus a large dining room are great for entertaining or everyday living. A gracious Master Suite offers separate tub and shower and the other two bedrooms are both ensuite. The English basement features large windows, rec room with custom bar, exercise room, bedroom, full bath, storage and stairs to garage. The beautiful backyard with brick patio and professional landscaping is the perfect place to enjoy the outdoors. Excellent construction and beautiful architecture are perfectly combined in this one owner home.
This one owner home has been impeccably maintained and updated. It is on a .8 acre lot with lovely landscaping and perennial gardens. The two story foyer opens to a formal living room which flows into the sunny family room featuring a fireplace, built-ins, and patio door to the deck. The Spacious kitchen has a center island, computer desk, and eating area- enjoy your morning paper looking at the very private and beautiful yard. Formal dining room with gleaming hardwood floors, wet bar, wine cooler & ice maker. Exceptional study with custom cherry built-ins and fireplace. Spacious First floor Master Bedroom with custom closets & updated Master Bath. Second floor features two roomy bedrooms, and one en-suite bedroom including a walk-in cedar closet. Lower level has substantial recreation room and lots of storage. This impressive home also includes all custom closets, speakers throughout, security system, central vac, sprinkler system and Epoxy garage floor.
This fabulous 4 bdrm, 3.1 bath home w/ 5,100 SF of finished space in east Lake Forest features 9' ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors, and lots of open space to live & entertain! The kitchen & breakfast area open into a large family room addition that includes a gas fireplace, built-ins, an elevator that services all 3 levels and sweeping views of the lush backyard & patio. The oversized Mud Room provides cubbies for coats & lots of space to store boots and shoes. Upstairs, the huge Master Suite contains a large walk-in closet, a spa-like Master Bath w/ double vanities, huge shower, updated white cabinetry w/ marble accents, and a laundry rm. The 3 additional bedrooms all have hardwood floors & high ceilings. The deep pour basement has a massive Media/Rec room w/ wet bar, a craft/work room room & plenty of storage. The oversized, detached garage can fit 4 small cars tandem-style. The backyard is deep and private w/ a lovely brick paver patio that is perfect for entertaining!
Recently updated home with mid-century feel located on large private lot with majestic trees & lovely gardens. Feel connected to the outside as you look through the floor to ceiling windows throughout most of the home. Gorgeous beamed cathedral ceilings expand the living room, dining room & kitchen. Living room features natural brick wall with three sided fireplace connecting the eating area & overlooking the wrap around patio. Updated cooks kitchen with wood look tile floors & quartz counters. Main floor master boasts update en-suite featuring large walk in shower, free standing tub, double sinks & convenient built in storage shelves. Double wall closets & fabulous bay window w/backyard views complete the master retreat. Bedroom 2 & 3 boast attached full baths generous closets space & beautiful views. Main floor family RM showcases gleaming hardwood floors, expansive windows & 3 skylights making a great hang out space or home office. Enjoy LRG recreation space in lower level. 10+!
Fantastic location for schools. Lake Forest High School in your front yard and Sheridan Elementary in your back yard. Walk to downtown or the lakefront. First floor bedroom can double as an In-law suite.
Quality, charm & character welcome you to this historic property at 1164 Gavin in Lake Forest. Privacy is abundant as you drive as up to the 1.6 acres of mature landscaping. Substantial craftsmanship is felt in this farmhouse and it is showcased in the authentic finishes: high ceilings, hardwood floors, millwork, bird's eye maple stairs and redwood siding. Solid wood doors with beautiful hardware and transom windows greet you at every threshold. The floor plan features large rooms with views of nature at every turn. Masterfully established during another era, this home is ready for a new buyer today. Welcome home!
$2,400,000 254 Butler Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Gorgeous custom home perfectly located on 1.66 private acres on a cul-de-sac near town, schools and parks. Totally updated throughout! New kitchen, baths, finishes, lighting, and pool! Recently refinished hardwood floors throughout first and second floor. Durable, low-maintenance construction with brick and stucco walls and a slate roof, with copper gutters and flashings. Approx 5,700 SF above grade and 2,000 additional SF of finished space in the lower level. Beautiful details and finishes. Wonderful floor plan, high ceilings, custom millwork, abundant natural light, custom closets, 3.5 car garage with built-in cabinetry and storage. Spacious, well appointed rooms with detailed ceilings, fine ash and oak stained floors, French doors & transom windows. Updated basement with a 2nd family room, fireplace, recreation room, 5th bedroom/office with views of the gardens and a full bath. Too many updates to list! A superior home in a very desirable location with easy access to everything!
$1,099,990 30 Orchard Circle Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Saturday, 10/26 10:00-5:00PM
$1,195,000 1485 Christina Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
*** A MUST-SEE SPECTACULAR SETTING & GORGEOUS AREA OF LAKE FOREST - GATHER 'ROUND THE FIRE-PIT & TAKE IN THE STUNNING BACKYARD SETTING *** Looking for a guest or in-law suite? It's here! * Experience a comfortable lifestyle & enjoy many updates thru-out * NEW European white oak floors, NEW light fixtures and a redesigned staircase make a statement * Entertaining is effortless with an open kitchen/family room lay-out/shared FP/center island/granite/stainless appls * Master Suite complete with luxurious updated bath/Quartz counters, FP & sitting room * Additional features include 5th bedroom, large laundry/mudroom area, den/office with FP & rec room in finished BSMT * NEW water heater 2019 * Tons of storage in garage * Enjoy fabulous outdoor living space w/large deck/patio/gardens/play area * NEW Cedar fence just installed * So nice you'll never want to leave!
Recent upgrades include new kitchen appliances, counters, backsplash and new painting throughout. Beautiful 1.5 acre property at the end of cul de sac, with a great lawn and wonderful woods with a walking path and firepit! Enter into the two story foyer w/ southern exposure, which opens to oversized formal dining and living rooms. Kitchen and large breakfast area open to family room w/ FP. Office with built in bookcases. First floor offers hardwood floors. Large first floor laundry/mudroom. Master has fireplace and newer master bath and big walk in his and her closets. All 5 bedrooms are on the second floor. Fifth bedroom has hardwood floors and its own full updated bath. Finished basement with full bath. Three fireplaces and a huge three car garage. 5th bedroom suite has its own staircase to first floor which offers a perfect opportunity for in law/ guest quarters and one could add a lift if so needed. Inground swimming pool too!!!
Open House: Saturday, 10/26 2:00-4:00PM
This charming split level is cozy and well situated on 1/2 acre of land surrounding home with easy acces to Lake, the Metra, and ideally located for commuters from city. Whispering Oaks is a desired residential neighborhood that offers a quiet serene setting that is surrounded by many grand homes. The landscaped yard allows for privacy and a tranquil setting while being easily being accessible to all that Lake Forest has to offer, a walk or ride away. The home is situated on corner of Westleigh and Green Bay Road, and set back from the street with treeline of evergreens to create privacy. Driveway to home enters immediately south of intersection on Westleigh. Home is a split level style home designed for efficiency, natural light exposure, and a convenient floor plan for easy living. First,, you enter living/dining room, with kitchen, powder room and access to garage and patio in a covered area adjacent to garage. Lower level is family room and utility room. It is perfect
Wonderful residence situated in a park like setting, containing over 6500 square feet of beautifully finished and detailed cherry floors, moldings, millwork, three fireplaces, and all of the necessary and highly sought after commercial appliances, one expects in a home of this quality.. Open floor plan that provides an expansive kitchen gathering place with kitchen eating nook in a beautiful bay window overlooking the Mariani designed and maintained grounds. Beautiful master suite with additionally 4 large bedrooms complimented by 6.5 baths makes this the perfect home to raise your growing family. Finished lower level, with multiple finished areas for individual family activities. Front and rear stair creates flow that makes home very livable. First floor office with adjacent full bath just one of many features that make this a great home for your family in Lake Forest. TAXES ARE CALCULATED WITH ASSESSORS VALUATION OF PROPERTY @ 1.7 MILLION DOLLARS ACTUAL TAXES SHOULD BE ABOUT ONE HALF
Bring your decorating ideas to this well built, attractive brick ranch in park like setting. This amazing opportunity features many amenities including: updated kitchen and baths, newer furnace and sump pump, large basement with family room, picturesque yard with patio and water views, and a 2 car attached garage. Home is an estate and being "SOLD AS IS". Priced to sell...don"t miss the chance to make this home your "dream come true"
Take advantage of this rare opportunity to own an attractive arts and craft style home near Market Square & West Park! This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is the ideal LF starter home in a classic neighborhood. The unique style features many built-ins, high ceilings, & tons of character. The kitchen has a modern color palette, tile flooring, huge pantry, & brand new s/s appliances. The first floor features real hardwood floors in the living room, separate dining room and den. The bonus room on the first floor could be a home office or bedroom. Enclosed porch in the front & the back plus a deck overlooking the enclosed backyard. All 3 bedrooms are on the second level have brand new carpeting & the upstairs bathroom has new tile.. Finished basement offers more space to spread out & has new carpet. Home has been freshly painted throughout. Newer furnace, roof, tuckpointing, & sump pump! Lake Forest High School District! Perfect "in-town" location close to anything & everything!
$1,099,000 550 Oak Knoll Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Stately Orren Pickell home with over 6000 square feet of fine living space is situated on 1.5 acres. Boasting rooms of grand size, custom millwork, custom built-ins throughout, vaulted ceilings, gleaming hardwood flooring and updates galore. Formal living space. Main level office and library. Sunroom. Gourmet kitchen with top of the line appliances, oversized island, custom cabinetry and Brazilian granite counters. Beamed family room. Sumptuous master suite incudes a sitting room, walk in closet and ultra bath. With an additional 1500 square feet the basement includes a large REC room, exercise room, full bath, bar and storage. 40x40 bluestone terrace patio is PERFECT for outdoor entertaining with a built-in grill, pergola and panoramic views of the tree-line yard. Extensive landscaping including crabapple trees, roses, peonies, hydrangeas and so much more. Top of the line Canadian premium roof (2017)
$1,199,000 340 King Muir Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
One-of-a-kind beautiful! 1925 ledge stone Colonial designed by William Braun. This stately home is located along King Muir Circle in Deerpath Hill Estates. It offers elegance, comfort and stunning architectural details. Enjoy the arched doorways, layered crown moldings, gorgeous curved staircase, newly finished hardwood floors, spacious living room w/floor-to-ceiling windows, separate dining room and sun room/loggia w/slate floor. The renovated kitchen boasts antique white cabinetry, granite counters, quality appliances and pantry/office area. The kitchen is open to the family room. All 5 bedrooms are on the 2nd level, including the master suite w/spacious bathroom and custom closets. Such an impressive stone and cedar exterior w/slate roof, copper gutters, paver driveway & blue stone terraces! The rear patio has a stone knee wall with fire pit. This King Muir location offers easy access to downtown Lake Forest, schools, expressways, commuter trains and abundant recreational options.
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