Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $779,900. This is higher than the county median home value of $227,000. The national median home value is $185,800. The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $779,900. Approximately 80.58% of Lake Forest homes are owned, compared to 11.25% rented, while 8.17% are vacant. Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you see a property you're interested in, contact a Lake Forest real estate agent to arrange a tour today! Learn more about Lake Forest Real Estate.
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Maintenance-free living at its finest! This beautiful, move-in ready home is situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in Conway Farms. Incredibly well-maintained with newer mechanicals and many upgrades. The 1st floor features hardwood floors and 9' ceilings; a large kitchen, SS appliances, pantry, large eat-in area, & butler's pantry. Separate, large formal dining room; a lovely living room w/ gas fireplace & 12' ceiling; a separate den/office w/ French doors to living room; the Master Bedroom suite w/ 2 large walk-in closets, bay window, and Master Bathroom w/ double vanity, soaking tub, and shower. The 2nd floor has two bedrooms and an expansive full bath. The basement has a cedar closet and plenty of storage space. Outside, the backyard features a lovely patio w/ lots of privacy. Close to train, highway access, schools, Costco, and West LF. Access to CF pool, tennis courts. ** Sellers will pay ALL 2018 HOA assessments...just move right in and enjoy! **
CHECK OUT THIS RARE GUT REHAB COLONIAL IN H.O. STONE. BUILDER DID IT ALL! ROOF, SIDING, HARDWOOD FLOORING, & CAN LIGHTS IN EVERY BEDROOM. KILLER KITCHEN AND BATHS UPDATED TO CURRENT ON TREND FINISHES. BASEMENT IS FINISHED AND READY TO ENJOY!
$1,249,000 650 Newcastle Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautiful, easy maintenance home in a park like setting, close to everything, walking distance to the train and shops. Wonderful scale & flow, high ceilings and moldings throughout. First floor features an eat-in kitchen w/ granite & stainless, center island w/room for stools & separate breakfast table area. Spacious family room w/ vaulted ceilings & fireplace, open to kitchen, overlooks deck, patio & lush yard. Private study w/ French doors, living rm w/ fireplace, formal dining room. Large mudroom w/ laundry. 2nd floor offers large master suite- tray ceiling, walk in closet, marble bath w/double sinks & dressing table, large shower, Jacuzzi. 3 addl good scale bedrooms & 2 more full baths complete 2nd floor. Finished lower level w/high ceilings has large rec room, cherry built-ins, 5th BR & 4th full bath. Beautiful professionally landscaped back yard. New roof ('17) and updated mechanicals. 3-car garage. Quiet location across from nature conservancy. Move in and enjoy.
$4,395,000 1200 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
MAGNIFICENT newer construction home with exquisite details throughout on 1.6 acre site across from Lake Michigan! This home offers superb craftsmanship and finishes featuring old-world charm and modern conveniences to satisfy the most discriminating buyer. Features include high ceilings, rich millwork, walnut hardwood floors, elevator, 9 fireplaces, gourmet kitchen, luxurious master suite, walnut-paneled library, and radiant heat. Finished Lower Level with his/hers changing rooms, hot tub room with exterior door to pool, amazing bar, wine cellar, family room, rec. areas, media room, exercise room, guest suite, and tons of storage. Exterior space has west-facing pool, fireplace, stone patios and surrounded in lush landscaping with ravine views.
Charming cape cod located in sought after Northmoor neighborhood offers modern finishes and spaces with open floor plan. This 3079 sq ft brick and cedar home renovated and expanded in 2015 offers hardwood floors throughout, white kitchen with large breakfast eat-in, quartz island with seating and Thermador appliances. Well planned mudroom/laundry room with organized lockers. Versatile floor plan allows you to customize the spaces to fit your needs. Sun-filled family room with custom built-in cabinetry and gas log fireplace provides a comfortable experience. Four bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms on the second floor, a master suite with Southern exposure, walk-in closet and spa-like bathroom...Finished basement with bar, playroom, full bathroom, office/5th bedroom and new deep pour with exercise room/recreation room. A must see!
$1,299,980 1036 Estate Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
The former Mill Road Farm Golf Course Clubhouse and Caddyshack has been remolded into a home with today's open area floor plan but keeping the Character, History, and Charm .This Magnificent Home is a one of a kind residence on 1.8 acres, fitting the needs of today's modern family. Backyard with breathtaking sunsets, half basketball court & 4 patios are a dream for entertaining & hosting.
$869,000 560 Buena Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Lake Forest rare find in prestigious, family friendly "Ponds" neighborhood! Just renovated! Sunlit open concept Chef's kitchen with double convection oven and 5-burner gas range. Huge quartz island and counter overlooking living room, built in bluetooth compatible speaker, perfect for entertaining or family life. New roof. Flawless basement living space with in-ceiling speakers, and eco-friendly ethanol fireplace surrounded by custom stacked stone, and wet bar. Elegant and updated fixtures, master carpentried millwork throughout the home. Lush, private backyard, with fenced in yard, fire pit, nestled by trees. Walking distance to 3 ponds, Waveland Park and award winning Lake Forest schools. Priced to sell, you will not find a house as updated at this price point in Lake Forest!
Open House: Sunday, 1/27 1:00-3:00PM
Charming Colonial on quiet, sought after street! This exceptional home has many custom, unique features. Family room, living room and kitchen eating area have expansive windows to view the impressive backyard. The living room has granite floors and French doors. Custom maple built-in's in the family room. Dining room has imported Italian floors. 1st flr laundry w/lots of room for storage. Master bedroom suite w/walk-in closet and master bath with skylight, double vanity, whirlpool tub and separate shower. Lots of recreation opportunities in the full finished basement - office, crafts, exercise, storage - you name it! A wooden deck oversees a huge backyard with an enchanting garden with lush peonies, perennials and brick walkway. This home offers so much privacy that you don't realize you are just moments away from Marriot Lincolnshire Resort, shopping, restaurants, Metra, interstate and 30 minutes from O'Hare. This wonderful home is a great place to raise a family! District 3 and 125.
Wow! Over 3500 sq.ft. total finished living space in sought after Whispering Oaks. This meticulously updated home features a custom gourmet chef's kitchen, with 10' island that seats 5. Stainless appliances, walk in pantry, open floor plan fabulous for formal, as well as everyday entertaining. The spacious family room boasts a custom wet bar with wine cellar, refrigerator, gas fireplace, and built in seating. Four generous size bedrooms with hardwood floors and large closets are together on the 2nd level. Both Master and guest baths feature heated flooring, motion sensored lights as well as humidity sensored fans. A large office/bonus room is on the 3rd floor/upper level with skylights, and additional storage access. Spacious media room, play room and laundry complete this warm and welcoming retreat. Enjoy sipping hot cocoa around the fire pit on the patio situated off the main great room. Back yard fenced and invisible fence in front. Walk to Metra train.
Fabulous, priced-to-sell Conway Farms townhome in "The Commons". Maintenance-free living at its best in Lake Forest. Conveniently located across from the pool and tennis courts with wooded rear yard. Extraordinarily bright end-unit with privacy and not looking into another unit. Ideal floor plan featuring spacious first floor master suite. Meticulously maintained and cared for. All new Pella windows and patio doors in 2010. Second floor expanded bedroom build-out with wall to wall built-in-bookcases which can be used as an executive office. Unfinished basement will allow new owner to design and complete build-out to their likes. Note: Wine room in basement already built. Includes a new 75 gallon hot water heater 2016. New furnace and AC in 2018. New dishwasher, double oven & microwave 2016. Back-up sump pump. Hunter Douglas Duets window treatments throughout. Extra large garage storage cabinets. Bring your buyers ASAP.... This carefree-home won't last long!!!
Just move right in and enjoy this newly updated Cape Cod-style home in award-winning Conway Farms Golf community. No more shoveling snow here! The HOA removes the snow and maintains the landscaping so you can relax. A welcoming foyer greets guests into the home with a view of the lovely living room beyond. Large newer gourmet kitchen is comfortable for gatherings of all sizes - everyone hangs out in the kitchen after all! A separate dining room and butler pantry make entertaining easy. The main level master suite has a newer bathroom and two walk-in closets. A private study is perfect for working at home. The basement has high ceilings and is great for storage. Super convenient location to shopping, highway access, Starbucks, and metra train. Located minutes to the Conway community pool and tennis courts.
$3,100,000 730 S Ridge Road SOUTH Lake Forest, IL 60045
Once in a lifetime opportunity to own Whitehall, an English Country masterpiece designed by Daniel Burnham in 1925. Set on 6 breathtaking acres w/beautiful English gardens, a pool, 2 car attached & 3 car detached garage, the manor home includes 19 rms. Recaptured interiors from a circa 1500's English Lords' estate in Shrewsbury England. You feel the magnificent history of the home in the grand foyer w/carved oak wainscoting, stone cased openings & intricate millwork throughout the formal dining rm, historic library, grand hall, living rm, butler's pantry, morning rm & newer kitchen, all w/spectacular views of the grounds. The 2nd floor consists of a private master suite, 7 additional bedrooms & 6 full baths. The 3rd floor features an original English pub w/ice chest & brew station. Much of this rare masterpiece of Burnham remains in its well cared for original condition w/a brick & stone exterior, Ludowici clay tile roof, zinc gutters & intricate wrought iron metal work. One of a kind!
Stately 4 bedroom colonial on 1.29 acres is one of Lake Forest's greatest values! This wonderful 2700 sq. ft. family home is located close to shopping, tollway and Everett elementary school. First floor offers a beautiful 3 season room overlooking large wooded back yard with brick paver patio, kitchen with center island opening to large eating area and family room with wood burning fireplace, as well as classic living room and dining room with hardwood floors and crown molding. Second floor offers large master bedroom suite and three good sized bedrooms. Seller has had pre-inspection and addressed all issues. Report available on request. Buyer pays $4/$1000 transfer tax.
$1,149,000 1540 Littlefield Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
This gorgeous brick Georgian built by Orren Pickell is set on a beautiful .83 acre lot. The home was beautifully remodeled in 2007 and has a dramatic two-story foyer. 9' ceilings on the first and second floors & abundant natural light create a fabulous atmosphere throughout the home. Also featured is a fabulous master suite with a fireplace, tray ceiling, wood floors & luxurious bath. The gourmet kitchen has high-end appliances: SubZero, Gaggeneau, Thermador, 3 ovens, 2 dishwashers; Brookhaven by WoodMode cabinets; a large island plus a peninsula. The large breakfast room is filled with sunlight w/ a wall of windows & a sliding glass door that opens to the large patio (1 of 2 patios) amazing fenced yard! The family room, adjacent to the gathering room w/ a wet bar is great for entertaining. Wonderful hardwood floors, crown moldings & window treatments throughout. An open, finished basement adds another 1,916 square feet of living space. Impeccably maintained and absolutely ready to go.
$4,925,000 1451 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Absolutely stunning brick & limestone Tudor poised on a gated 1.5 acres of manicured grounds complete with a gorgeous pool, stone terraces, outdoor fireplace and putting green. Outstanding architectural design and fine finishes throughout. Generous rooms, high ceilings, rich millwork, exceptional moldings, stone & walnut wide plank floors, seven fireplaces. Gorgeous, richly paneled mahogany library, music/ sun rm, formal living & dining room w/ FP. Dream kitchen with lg center island, high-end appliances & sunny breakfast rm. Spacious family room w/ FP. Beautiful master w/ FP, luxury bath w/ sun deck & custom dressing rm. All en suite family bedrooms. Fantastic walk-out LL w/ 10 seat movie theatre, meditation rm, workout rm, wet bar, wine rm, rec/game rm, his & hers lockers w/ steam & sauna. Front & back staircases, slate roof. State-of-the art security system, elevator, back up generator. Long winding driveway w/ motor court, 4-car heated garage & fenced yard. This home has it all!
Gated estate on the East side of town. JEN JENSEN walls in yard. Most of iron work designed by famous Artist Boleslaw Kochanowski. New construction in 2003. Exquisite appointments. High ceilings. Exquisite master suite. Guest or maid's quarters. 3/8 inch thick plastered walls throughout. ELEVATOR. Natural stone floors from Florence. Refrigerated wine cellar. Catering kitchen, bed, full bath, craft room, workout room, cedar closet, bar & large recreation room in LL. Guest quarter with sitting room, bedroom, full bath, fully equipped kitchen, washer, dryer. Pool & pool house w/ fireplace, bath & shower. Copper gutters & slate roof. 3 car garage with 2 lifts.
Do not overlook this ready to move in condo. Everything has been updated: new Anderson windows and sliding doors, new furnace and electrical panel, 4" white oak floors, built-in cabinetry and exceptional millwork. Carrara marble counters and backsplash surrounded by high end appliances. Brand new bar area including 2 zones Thermador wine refrigerator. Bosch washer and dryer. Nuheat heated floors in both full bathrooms, Emtek polished nickel fixtures, Carrara counters. Remote control blinds, new built-in closet in master bedroom. You will not find anything that even compares. .
Storybook charm! Enjoy a relaxing drive through tranquil tree lined streets of Lake Forest to your beautiful English Tudor home! Masterfully constructed steep gable, half-timber, brick & stucco facade celebrates this magical home. Feel daily stress release as you enter the majestic vestibule. Rich crown moulding & vintage baseboards in living & dining rooms. Oak floors through-out 1st & 2nd floors. Eat-in kitchen w/white cabinets, ss appliances, white quartz counters. Relax in your family room w/wood burning fireplace. Spa inspired main bath w/heated Carrara marble floors, double vanity, 5ft walk-in shower w/rainfall shower head/body sprayers & freestanding soaking tub. Gaze at the night sky while lounging on the roof top deck! LL bath w/Terrazzo marble walk-in shower. Located by West Park! Minutes to Market Square, beach, shopping & historic train station. This is your opportunity to own an English Tudor home w/rich architecture details making it an unforgettable living experience!
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.
Fabulous ranch style home with gorgeous 2017/2018 renovations! Gracious floor plan with sophisticated finishes. Kitchen features a 60" Wolf Duel Fuel range, Miele dishwasher, 48" SubZero refrigerator, black granite counters and floors, extensive custom cabinetry, breakfast bar, wine bar and built in banquette. New dark stained 4" white oak floors finished on site. Elegant cherry paneled living room w/custom built-ins, wood burning fireplace. New Marvin windows in library, kitchen, foyer, bath. 4th bdrm has washer/dryer hookups in closet. Bright basement w/full laundry rm and play/exercise rm w/rubber floor. Recessed lighting on dimmers. New furnaces (zoned), air conditioners and humidifiers. Short walk to LF Open Lands. Short drive to town, Conway Farms Golf Club and Knollwood Country Club. Convenient to Metra, I-94/294 & US41. Professionally landscaped yard for year 'round privacy. Recent installation of 14' Arbor Vitae, full fence and bluestone patio by Hirsch Stone. Move right in!
$1,395,000 211 Glenwood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Enchanting Jerome Cerny English country home originally built in 1944 as the stable house for Brusally farm. Located on rare cul de sac and private 1.3 acres complete with restored bridge over creek & expanded views of wooded preserve. Fully gutted, rehabbed & expanded utilizing timeless workmanship and many reclaimed materials. Chef's kitchen with granite counters and heated limestone floors, 1st floor master suite with new master bath, 5 fireplaces, & quarter sawn oak floors. All bedrooms with dedicated full bath. Greenhouse, heated 3 car garage with workshop area, & screened gazebo. Rich in history- a local treasure!
$624,900 13881 W Emma Lane Mettawa, IL 60045
Newer construction, all brick 4000 square foot luxury home with 4 bedrooms and 3 1/2 bathrooms located on cul-de-sac street. Large, modern open floor plan with 2 story foyer and great room. Huge great room with dramatic 22 foot ceilings, fireplace, and large windows! Gourmet kitchen with solid maple cabinetry, granite counter-tops, custom tile backsplash, luxury stainless steel appliances and breakfast area. Huge formal dining room/ family room. First floor master suite with large walk-in closet, beautiful ensuite master bathroom. 1st floor powder room. 2nd floor has loft that can be easily converted to 5th bedroom, two more guest bedrooms and full bathroom. Huge finished lower-level with wet bar, fireplace, family room recreation room, bedroom, full bathroom, sauna, large 2nd laundry room, mechanical room and storage. Laundry and mudroom connect to the large 3 1/2 car garage. Enormous rear yard with large brick paved patio. Great schools, close to metra and transit too!
$7,900,000 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!
Minutes to Everett Elementary School and the fabulous park! This home is crisp, bright, spacious and open! Amazing space in the combined kitchen/breakfast/family room. FR features fireplace and doors to brick paver patio. White kitchen is at your fingertips efficient with large breakfast area. Expansive living room, separate office and formal dining room. Hardwood floors throughout first and second floors! Master bedroom with awesome spa bath and walk-in closet. Family bath is new and terrific. Three nice sized family bedrooms. Finished basement super for media or recreation room. Bonus of a tandem garage provides room for a third car - or all the family bikes and equipment. First floor laundry! This is a very charming home, on a great lot! Moments to all the west side conveniences, train and shopping. Windows replaced in 2007!
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