Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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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.
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.
One level living with 2200 square feet at this wonderful Whispering Oaks home. Move right in and enjoy as this home has been updated and has it all. The inviting ranch is freshly painted in neutral colors, offers laminate hardwood flooring in foyer and kitchen while the rest of the home is carpeted. Kitchen has stainless steel appliances and opens to large family space complete with built-ins, wet bar and access to side yard deck. Master bathroom has separate shower, jet tub and granite counters. Living room has large picture window overlooking gorgeous backyard, a wood burning fireplace and is adjacent to dining room. A decorative silver tin ceiling invites you into the cozy den and new slider doors open to paver brick patio. New partial roof, new windows, new washer and dryer. Exterior of home was painted in 2017. Two car garage with epoxy floor. Fabulous ranch in a great location as it is close to town and trains. Walk to Cherokee school and Waveland Park.
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.
$2,200,000 1390 Kathryn Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Your exclusive hide away awaits! Let the double front doors invite you into an open concept main floor. Door lined formal foyer leads to sun-drenched living room providing views of the backyard. Formal dining room with chandelier and high end fixtures. Large white cabinets, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, oversized island and breakfast nook compliment every inch of the gourmet kitchen. Main level sprawling master ensuite features high ceilings, wood burning fireplace and a sitting area, bath includes soaker tub, walk in shower, double sinks and make up vanity. Full walk in closet w/plenty of drawers and storage. Grand staircase leads to loft, 4 extra bedrooms and office space. Basement has full bar, conference area, gym and movie viewing room. Spectacular outdoor gardens w/eating area w/built-in outdoor kitchen, fenced pool w/extensive landscaping will make you feel like you're wandering through the gardens of Versallies!! Schedule a showing soon, it won't last long!!
$2,175,000 1031 Ashley Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Wow....stunning and complete renovation of architecturally exciting 5400+ SF home in desirable Havenwood area. The open floor plan, gracious room sizes & expansive windows help create a welcoming and serene environment. Highlights include an amazing gourmet kitchen opening to the family room, home office & mud room and a luxurious first floor master suite. Other special features include new 4" hardwood floors, 6 bedrooms w/new en-suite baths, all new HVAC systems, 2 laundry rooms, new audio and security systems, wonderfully finished lower level, 3 car side-load garage, circular driveway, metal roof and Downes pool with new hydraulic pool cover and heater. Gorgeous property. The list goes on and on.... Move in and enjoy this special home!
$1,499,000 1049 Jensen Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set high on a prime lot in desirable Middlefork Farm, this stately brick home is set across from the park, overlooks 750 acre Savannah and Open Lands, offering spectacular views and glorious sunsets. Designed to resemble the historic Elawa Farm building, this custom home is detailed with finest stone and millwork, with volume ceilings, dramatically open/flexible floor plan. Chef's kitchen by De Giulio with 48" Wolf French cooktop and double ovens, soap stone island, double Sub-Zero 36" fridge/freezer, SieMatic cabinetry; eat-in area open to expansive family/living room with 11' ceiling, limestone fireplace. Master suite with wrap-around balcony with endless views, oversized bath, walk-in closet with island. En suite bedrooms; Sitting area/den on 2nd level; lower level w/office, rec room, bar, full bath, BR#5. Low maintenance/quality built home with copper gutters, new hardscape bluestone and brick patios, impeccably landscaped - and room for a pool! Convenient locale~Top tier schools.
Move right in to this SPECTACULAR custom built home! Tucked back over 200 feet off Beverly Place to a gorgeous secluded retreat on almost ONE and a HALF acres. Fabulous space for everyone in this home: office, den, sun room, work shop, craft area and walkout rec room in basement. Large gourmet kitchen with island, walk in pantry and breakfast room. Two story family room with handsome limestone fireplace. Bright open staircase with multiple picture windows set the tone of this Architectural unique home. Second staircase gives private access up to the bedrooms. Over 9 foot ceilings in finished basement with backstair case leading from garage to work shop or storage area. Ideal second floor laundry room with great closet. Each bedroom hosts walk-in closets and extra large one in the master suite. Sun room over looks beautiful wooded back yard and blue stone tiered patio
Fabulous, sunny, third floor condo in heart of downtown Lake Forest. Nicely updated kitchen with white Burmeister cabinetry and granite counters. Hardwood floors and fresh decor. Large master suite with great light, new vanity cabinetry and fixtures and ample closets. Separate formal dining room. Living room with great built-in cabinetry and fireplace. Great southern light. All freshly painted. Elevator building. One interior garage space, and one assigned exterior space. Walk to town, train and amenities. Sought after building and location. Come see why!!
$3,995,000 1150 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautifully-renovated Mid-Century modern 5 bedroom, 6 full, 3 half bath estate with the sounds and views of Lake Michigan right across the street. Designed by Ike Colburn and reinvented by the current seller to optimize the master architect's vision for a home that sets your senses sailing. Taken to new heights with linear custom trim, Carrera marble and limestone baths, stone fireplaces and a state of the art kitchen, every angle excites and intrigues. Rare 1st-floor master bedroom suite with 4 en-suite bedrooms on the 2nd-floor wing. Spacious rooms accommodate art and entertaining. A wine cellar, billiard room and office area provide 3000 square feet of additional living space, plus a coach house with an airy loft apartment. Adding multi-faceted dimension and endless enjoyment, there is a tennis court, greenhouse, workshop, and 4-car garage.
Wonderful stone & cedar Chadwick model on Greenway Drive in Conway Farms. This is the only townhouse currently on the market w/ this floor plan so don't miss! Built by Goebler w/ 3,202 SF above grade & exceptional finishes. Tall ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings & extensive millwork throughout. Beautiful living rm w/ fireplace & spacious formal dining rm to accommodate formal & informal gatherings. Living rm. opens to exceptional eat-in gourmet kitchen w/ cherry cabinets, granite countertops & center island. French doors lead to fabulous outdoor stone patio overlooking private wooded setting. 1st floor Master suite has 2 walk-in-closets & a recently remodeled luxurious bath. 2nd floor boasts 3 spacious bedrms, 2 full baths plus a loft. Lower level includes a 5th bedrm, full bath, exercise rm, recreation rm w/ wet bar & lots of storage space. Enjoy the close proximity to Conway pool, park & tennis courts. Immaculate condition. Maintenance free living at its best!!
$1,099,000 1291 Lawrence Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Don't miss this wonderfully maintained and updated home in Arbor Ridge. This light and bright home, with southern exposure backyard, has a great open floor plan and 9' ceilings. The white kitchen offers a large island with seating space, generous eating area and is adjacent to the family room with stone fireplace and wonderful views of the backyard. The first floor also features a separate office, living and dining rooms, mudroom and front and back powder rooms. The second floor Master Suite has a large walk-in closet, whirlpool, and separate shower. Three additional bedrooms and two full baths complete the second floor. The finished basement has a large recreation room, exercise area and office area, plus plenty of storage. The backyard has a wonderful deck and patio with spectacular views of the pond. Close to Everett school, park, train and West Lake Forest.
$1,250,000 120 Kimberly Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Impressive sunlit home with exceptional features throughout. Kitchen is a chef's delight with high-end appliances of Sub-Zero refrigerator, Dacor 6 burner cooktop and double ovens, Miele dishwasher with space for preparing and serving. Open to the kitchen is the family room with a large palladium window overlooking the back and fireplace. Fireplace is shared with the peaceful sun room. Library/office has two corner windows and bench seats. Front and back staircases give access to 4 bedrooms upstairs that are all a nice size with baths, featuring the master bedroom with sitting area and large walk-in closet. Bright finished walk-out basement utilizes its attributes of a game room, recreation room with bar and theater components, exercise room, bedroom and bath combined with plenty of storage. Beautifully landscaped lot with sprinkler system across from popular Northcroft Park. Perfect home for entertaining and everyday living
$5,600,000 333 E Foster Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Sited on 4.5 private acres, this brilliantly designed Beaux Arts mansion is poised for completion. The unfinished residence presents a unique opportunity to transform over 24,000SF of potential living space into a timeless landmark on Chicago's exclusive North Shore. With a full 4" cut limestone exterior, Vermont slate roof, unparalleled formal and informal areas, multiple terraces, 11 geothermal wells for heating and cooling, 4-level elevator and indoor swimming pool, it is extraordinary! Bring your interior style: Traditional, Transitional or Contemporary. Foster Place is being sold "as is" with the final design, finishes and associated costs to be completed by the buyer. The plan notes a minimum of 6 bedrooms, 8 full and 6 half baths, 2 master bedroom suites and a 6-car garage. Car enthusiasts have possible additional space for collectible cars via an outdoor ramp to basement. Prime location near Green Bay Rd, the Onwentsia Club, Lake Forest Country Day School, downtown Lake Forest!
$3,950,000 20 W Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
The "Covin Tree" property features a remarkable 1908 Howard Van Doren Shaw home situated on a picturesque two acre lot, is conveniently located just blocks from downtown Lake Forest. The secluded grounds are breathtaking with lush gardens, manicured hedges, stone terraces, fountains, historic carriage house, restored playhouse, brick paver driveway, and a stunning, recently renovated pool. This stately residence includes 6 bedrooms and 9.2 bathrooms plus a six-car heated garage. The home has been completely rebuilt, has been renovated multiple times in the last 40 years and has been meticulously maintained. The first floor showcases a grand marble foyer, expansive living and dining rooms, gourmet kitchen with high-end appliances, sunroom, library, den, piano room and mud/laundry room. The second floor features six en-suite bedrooms and a large family room. The lower lever offers an exercise room, rec room, his-and-her bathrooms which lead to the pool area and lots of storage.
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