Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$1,685,000 1240 Winwood Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Nestled at the end of what feels like a private road, this newer (08) home offers a well balanced space in which to live and entertain. Open plan rooms provide an elegant flow, naturally linking the rooms to one another, making the home very livable. Oversized windows throw sunlight into every corner & accentuate the hardwood floors. Fireplaces for cosy winters are everywhere. Each bedroom is en-suite, and the master boasts a fireplace, private roof terrace, and possibly the largest dressing room ever seen. 12' ceilings accommodate large art in an effortless way. Walk your dogs on Middlefork Savannah from your back door. Just minutes to Hienens & Knollwood Club, equidistant from East & West Lake Forest Metra. Schools feel like they are private, & are included in the low taxes.
$3,950,000 745 Barberry Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
This beautiful Howard Van Doren Shaw home was extensively renovated and updated in 2008. Distinguished by its overall quality of details, design, materials and craftsmanship, it was awarded the Lake Forest Preservation Foundation award for Rehabilitation in 2009. The meticulous updates & renovations created a sense of warmth, elegance, luxury & comfort for today's discerning buyers. This gracious 16 room, 6 bedroom, 6.2 bath home is set on 1.61 acres of manicured grounds in the heart of east Lake Forest. The best of both worlds, historic yet new, 2 blocks from the Lake. In 2008, new windows & doors, new gourmet kitchen w/ high-end appliances, new bathrooms, new mechanical, electrical & plumbing systems, new insulation, finishes & mouldings, new roof, gleaming hardwood floors throughout, high ceilings, & so much more. Wonderful finished lower level w/ a spa bath, exercise area, recreation area, media area, & 2nd laundry room. Attached, heated garage, 2nd floor laundry room and expansive finished 3rd floor with bedroom, full bath & game rm/office. Enter and feel right at home!
$3,500,000 331 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This truly unique East Lake Forest estate offers the best of both worlds: Old world charm meets newer construction. Captivating ravine and Lake Michigan views change with the seasons. Luxurious stone walkways and landscaping beautifully accent this impeccable, sprawling property. Amenities include every bedroom en-suite, exquisite Ludowici tile roof, copper gutters, 3 patios, central vac, solid oak library with wet bar, indoor kitchen grill with chimney exhaust, 4 fireplaces, 3-story elevator, master bedroom with his & hers separate baths & closets, solid redwood tongue & groove 5000-bottle wine cellar. Experience this time-honored estate that was built with today's buyer in mind.
Open House: Sunday, 2/23 12:00-4:00PM
This spacious and sunny ranch has been meticulously renovated by the present owner with great care and authenticity. No detail was overlooked. Set on over 2 acres, this 4 bedroom home feels like a country estate nestled in your own private wooded sanctuary. New plumbing, HVAC, electrical, windows, doors, fireplace, hot water system, appliances, sustainable hardwood floors, framing & insulation throughout. Designer chosen integrated cabinetry, light fixtures, tiles & laundry room with dog shower. Out door amenities include a basketball/tennis court, playhouse and terrace. It doesn't get any better than this!
This charming and well maintained east Lake Forest home has been freshly painted throughout and offers an abundance of natural light. New light fixtures, new patio, new garage door and new fence in 2019. Hardwood floors, high ceilings and beautiful architectural details throughout. The front hall flows seamlessly into the formal living room with a new wood burning fireplace. A delightful sun room is located just off the living room. Newer eat-in kitchen w/stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar and spacious eating area. The 2nd floor consists of 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths, including the master bedroom with large private bath and deck overlooking front yard. Finished basement includes recreation room and office w/half bath. Close to South Park, town, train, schools and Lake.
Don't miss this spacious and charming ranch situated on 1.94 private acres in a fabulous location neighboring enchanting Middlefork Farm. A gracious foyer welcomes guests to the wide-open living and dining rooms with cozy fireplace and tons of natural light. The open floor plan includes a fabulous newer white kitchen with Viking appliances, subway tile backsplash, quartz countertops and bay window eating area. A huge family room or recreation room provides entertaining space for all to enjoy. The expansive floor plan also includes an inviting sunroom with western views to capture the sunset, office, craft/laundry room, mudroom and workshop. The home features 4 generous sized bedrooms and 2 updated bathrooms plus a powder room. Beautiful hardwood floors throughout, newer mechanicals, newer roof, tons of storage, outdoor deck and oversized 2 car garage. The home is set far back and sits perfectly on the gorgeous property with vast green space, mature trees and beautiful landscaping. Endless opportunities exist to further expand or enjoy as-is. This very special home and property is located next to Elawa Farm, Middlefork Savanna, walking and biking paths, farmers markets, playground, nature preserve, wildlife discovery center, close to shopping and more!
Great Contemporary Style Home in East L.F.! Home is set back on a private drive on a nearly full acre lot. The home has lots of Natural light and overlooks a large fenced in private yard. Many recent Upgrades thru-out including new Kitchen & upgraded master bathroom. Basement has a Kitchenette, full bathroom and media room. A really well maintained private home!!
Open House: Sunday, 2/23 2:00-4:00PM
Impeccable custom-built Colonial home, with incredible deep acre lot in Whispering Oaks. This home is a replica of a 1700's New England two-story home, with full period details which cannot be matched or surpassed today including capped 12/12 windows with fixed mullions throughout, bulls-eye hand blown front windows in double-front doors, and a Chamfered brick chimney, all tucked away on a beautiful wooded lot, close to town and train. Being sold "AS IS"
$1,490,000 1125 Emmons Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
You've always loved that Nantucket, Cape Cod style home in a beautiful setting...well here it is! Elegant & comfortable, with a great floor plan -perfect for entertaining & all the activities of everyday life. You are greeted with a gracious foyer & views into the Living Room, Family Room and Dining Room. Gleaming hardwood floors, large windows, sharp woodwork, high ceilings & elegant curved staircase set the tone for this carefully planned home. Welcoming Living Room w/great views of the front yard. The Dining room is open to the Foyer & is spacious & functional. So reminiscent of a Nantucket home, the white kitchen opens to the family room w/beautiful stone fireplace with raised hearth. Bright & light, the kitchen has a convenient island and nice eating area & walk in pantry closet. A den & mud room complete the first floor. 2 staircases up & down. Large bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Enviable Master Suite. Huge 2nd flr laundry room.LL w/ bedroom/bathroom, recreation , exercise & storage
Open House: Sunday, 2/23 2:00-4:00PM
Very pretty 3000 square foot Whispering Oaks home on over 1/2 acre! Completely and impeccably updated and maintained home that you can not get enough of! Dramatic bridal staircase entryway with marble foyer is first to impress. Followed by the rich, dark hardwood floors, Living room & Dining room showcasing statement piece lighting and nice moldings and chair rail throughout! Equally impressive dream kitchen with creamy white cabinetry, stainless appliances, stone counters and cozy eat in space with banquet. You'll be drawn into the Family room, which has built-in cabinetry, box molding, fireplace and double doors to the patio! 2nd floor features designer like rooms all boasting generous room sizes and hardwood floors. Master bedroom suite with double vanities, gorgeous mirrored cabinetry, stone counters and large walk-in shower! Lower Level is the ultimate get-a-way: theater, recreational space, extra Bedroom/office and bath! A very nice, over the top surprise! Peaceful and private outdoor patio, fenced in yard with mature trees! Updates Include: Four Seasons AC (2018), Basement refinished in 2017, Marvin Windows (2012), Bryant HVAC System (2015), all hardwoods refinished in 2016, new marble in foyer (2016), second floor hall bath (2016) and more!
$1,375,000 1241 Edgewood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 2/23 2:00-3:30PM
Stunning white Colonial on extra large east side lot is a rare find! This 5000 sq ft home boasts 6 bedroom, 3.1 baths, volume ceilings, rich hardwood floors and is loaded with character and charm! Be impressed the moment you pull up: circular drive, covered porch, blue stone walkway and pristine landscaping! Enter to find a straight shot of the fabulous backyard, entryway fireplace, over sized guest bath and walk-in coat closet! Stunning Living room screams "entertain here:" and awesome Sun room as well! Dining room boasts exquisite mill work and fireplace and is situated just off the kitchen. First floor office shows off original leaded glass windows, box moldings, built-in bookshelves and French pocket doors! Pretty white kitchen with eat-in space, island and granite counter tops! Romantic Master suite complete with sitting room and its own fireplace are ideal! Four additional family bedrooms and two additional full baths complete the 2nd floor. Third floor Bonus room is a great get away for teens or an ideal yoga room/workout room or 2nd home office! Covered breezeway to garage which also has an attic loft space complete with skylights, built in shelving and wood burning stove. Another fun get away space! You will be amazed at the size of this backyard! Manicured gardens, blue stone patios and walkways with plenty of beautiful mature tree's. A truly magical place to call home and ever so close to everything: beach, town, train, schools and restaurants. Quick close possible.
Bright and open, two story, contemporary corner lot home nestled on a quiet street surrounded by mature trees in a prestigious Lake Forest Heights subdivision! Large and private back and side yard w/ large wood deck for family and friend gatherings! Wood burning fire place adds old world charm. Living area flows directly into the dining area offering plenty of room for entertaining and dining! Gleaming hardwood floors and trim throughout. The recipe for comfort is in the sunny white kitchen that has a large window that overlooks the backyard! 3 bedrooms/2.5 bathrooms. Fully finished basement. Large two car attached garage. The home is ready for immediate occupancy, can offer you comfortable living and is ready for your personal touch! Great community to walk and run in! The home is truly an exceptional value and a must see!
$1,695,000 925 E Westminster Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 2/23 12:00-2:00PM
Superb location and ready to sell! A rare find of transitional contemporary style in coveted East Lake Forest. Walk to town, train, & steps to possibly the best beach on NS. Architect Balfour Ames Lanza's vision transformed for today's lifestyle. This cool home sits on one lush acre & provides brilliant light & green vistas from the walls of windows & voluminous ceilings. 1st floor en-suite office, 1st flr master suite with new, stunning master bath, mesquite floors, beautiful new kitchen with outdoor views, lower level rec room, multiple decks & patios, 5 bedrooms on the 2nd floor with flexible floor plan (optional 2nd flr master) & peaks of the Lake. Redefine your quality of life in this amazing location where the silence is deafening.
Fabulous opportunity in beautiful Lake Forest location! First floor formal living and dining rooms. Generous size kitchen with table space opens to wonderful family room with high vaulted ceilings. Doors off kitchen to patio and private back yard. Large bedrooms. Master with walk in closet and en suite bathroom. Gorgeous tree line street location! Property needs rehab.
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+!
Built in 2003 this newer in-town west-side, Lake Forest Chateau townhome features 3000 SF of great open space with a first floor master! Additions include: 10X5 new mudroom for all your storage needs. Kitchen has new island, new stainless steel refrigerator and dishwasher, granite counters, and new light fixtures. This spacious townhome boasts Brazilian cherry hardwood flooring, deep crown moldings & 9 foot ceilings. Large family room has vaulted ceiling and lannon stone fireplace. 1st floor Master BR has private luxurious bath and large closet. 2 sets of French doors lead to outdoor brick patio, beautiful brick privacy wall & private yard. 3 spacious bedrooms up w/huge closets. Unfinished LL provides potential expansion and lots of storage. Great location near METRA train, shopping district & restaurants. LOW HOA of only $300 monthly makes maintenance free living affordable. HOA includes lawn care, exterior maintenance, snow removal, and common insurance.
$1,350,000 721 Hunter Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
This newer, custom built home offers luxurious finishes and exquisite quality throughout. An elegant, two-story foyer with circular staircase welcomes you into this home with open floor plan, generous room sizes and beautiful Brazilian cherry hardwood floors. The gorgeous kitchen features stone floors, large island, tons of cabinets, high-end stainless steel appliances and large eat-in area. The kitchen is wide open to the gracious family room with beautiful limestone fireplace. There is a wonderful first floor library which could serve as a 5th bedroom, with full bath. The Master Suite boasts a wonderful sitting area with fireplace, a huge walk-in closet and a luxurious bath with tub and separate shower with body sprays. There are also three additional en-suite bedrooms and a third floor bonus area. The finished lower level is perfect for entertaining with a bar, recreation room with fireplace, theater room, exercise room, bedroom and full bath. The recreation room boasts an exterior staircase to the backyard and patio. Tons of storage and a three-car garage make this a fabulous home!
Impeccably maintained newer townhome bursting with 3300 SF of high end finishes including 9' ceilings, wide plank Brazilian cherry floors & detailed millwork. Significant entrance foyer leading to open kitchen in light colorations w/ granite counters and kitchen/breakfast room area. Large open dining room leads to spacious vaulted ceiling in family room with lannon stone fireplace. 2 sets of French doors to outdoor brick paver patio, beautiful brick privacy wall enclosing the backyard. 3 bedrooms up including large master with circular reading room and luxurious bath. Lots of closets throughout home all with built-in systems. 2 car attached garage. Basement is partially finished and allows for expansion possibilities. Convenient location near Metra train, shopping & restaurants. HOA is only $300 a month! Maintenance free living of good size with remarkably low monthly HOA.
$769,000 930 Buena Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Fantastic 5 bedroom/3.1 bath colonial on beautiful 1/2 acre lot. Thoughtfully updated & meticulously maintained, this charming house has great curb appeal, a wonderful floor plan w/spacious rooms, hardwood floors & great natural light. The vaulted ceiling family room opens to the eat-in white kitchen & enjoys lovely backyard views. The spacious living room has a fireplace, built-in cabinetry & views of both the front & backyards. The cozy pine library is a delightful retreat w/beautiful built-ins & another fireplace. The 2nd floor features 5 bedrooms/3 full baths including a recently redone master bath w/heated floors. All bedrooms have hardwood floors, great light & large closets. Finished basement w/large recreation room & ample storage. Beautiful patio overlooking the professionally landscaped backyard. Many, many recent updates. Close to everything location.
Very special first floor home! Freshly painted, with hardwood floors and crown moldings throughout. Private patio perfect to relax, enjoy sunrises, landscape and pretty plantings. Sought after location, close to Train, Market Square, Library and Beach. Just move in!
$3,900,000 435 Thorne Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Incredible Value! Unsurpassed luxury defines this gorgeous home located on a private cul-de-sac in east Lake Forest. Built in 2009, this spectacular masterpiece includes 20 rooms, 6 bedrooms, 7.1 baths, a guest apartment/in-law suite, indoor sport court, along with SMART HOME technology, geothermal HVAC system, 6 car heated garage, swimming pool and spa! As you enter the dramatic foyer with a custom floating staircase and designer lighting, you can experience the open concept of this wonderful plan. The chef's kitchen, straight out of Architectural Digest, offers a huge island and counter space with ebony custom cabinetry, maple interiors, high-end appliances and a breakfast area that opens to an outdoor terrace. The family room is open to the kitchen and has wonderful views of the pool, spa and multiple stone terraces. Adjacent to the family room is a heated screened porch, which features operable screens and an outdoor fireplace. The dining room opens to the living room which flows into the dramatic bar and office. Enjoy panoramic views from the cozy sun room with fireplace open to the living room! Additional features include a driveway with radiant heat, an elevator, theater room, huge wine cellar, and sauna! The guest apartment/in-law suite includes a bedroom, bathroom, full kitchen, great room & laundry room. Custom stone bathrooms, radiant heat floors, 1st floor & 2nd floor laundry rooms, elegant lighting, hardwood & stone floors, 4 fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, custom built-in bookcases, cabinetry & architectural details throughout. Perfectly situated 1 block from Lake Michigan, this home blends beautifully with its surroundings and offers the best of everything. Absolute Perfection!
$2,395,000 920 Hawthorne Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Located in the heart of east Lake Forest, this gorgeous home was designed by prominent architects Litchfield and Rogers. 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 and butler's pantry, 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 desirable location! Move right in and enjoy this amazing home!
$1,899,000 1785 W Broadland Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
A truly smashing rebirth that is an absolute feast for the eyes. Owners hired renowned A. Perry Homes to perform a gut renovation top to bottom that exceeds new construction with spectacular designer level finishes and design. Highly desirable Conway Farms location with relaxing pond vistas and distant golf course views. The gorgeous Abruzzo kitchen has been published in multiple magazines and features today's open floor plan, a dramatic entertainment sized 10 foot island, full sized Thermador refrigerator and matching full sized freezer with smoked glass mirrored doors, 48 inch professional stove with dual fuel, butler's pantry with beverage drawers, and walk in custom 800 bottle wine cellar. The generous eating area is perfect for a large family sized table and bathed in light. Holiday sized Dining Room boasts high gloss wainscot paneling, rich crown molding, lovely ceiling detail and French doors. The peaceful vistas from the new wall of French doors across the entire rear of the home, including sunny Family Room with Fireplace, are all southern facing. The front entry with its high gloss paneled walls floor to ceiling create a dramatic and welcoming arrival. Rare first floor His and Hers offices with breathtaking finishes, one could be used as a first floor bedroom with full bath if desired. Upstairs, the Master Suite is a luxurious retreat boasting walk in closets to make Coco Chanel blush. Stunning spa bathroom features Waterworks fixtures, Koehler soaking tub, three head rain shower with bench, oversized separate vanities. The three additional second floor bedroom each feel like a five-star hotel suite with their own deluxe baths featuring Ann Sacks tile, walk in closets and tasteful blinds & designer window treatments. Sublime Phillip Jeffrey wallpaper. This home conveniently offers two staircases to the second floor, first floor laundry, and sunny mud room with custom cubbies. An open staircase leads to the deluxe lower level, designed for both adult and kid fun, space for guests or exercise, and storage. Handsome club style bar and lacquered wood finishes create a comfortably chic setting perfect for casual entertaining or family fun. The beautifully landscaped backyard offers resort like views and amenities. Generous shade is offered by the covered bluestone patio running the length of the rear of the home, overlooking the pretty pond. Relax around the large stone fire pit listening to favorite music on the outdoor speakers. Outdoor cooking is a pleasure at the built-in stone BBQ station featuring DCS grill, burners and serving space. Two built in stone sitting walls expand seating while entertaining. These spectacular surroundings have been the setting for an outdoor summer wedding and transform an ordinary day into a vacation getaway. Classic southern Colonial curb appeal with covered front porch, 3.5 car attached garage and gorgeous mature landscaping, cedar roof, and a brick paver driveway apron welcome you home. All newer mechanical equipment including two large hot water heaters and a generator. A very rare offering for the most discerning buyer in coveted Conway Farms, a scenic and lushly landscaped 380 acre community featuring a pool, pool house, tennis courts, walking paths, park and playground all surrounding a world renowned private PGA tournament golf course. Super convenient location close to train, highway access, schools, shopping and bike path. Showings arranged by private appointment only
$1,389,000 1531 Telegraph Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
JUST REDUCED BY ALMOST $300,000! UNBELIEVABLE VALUE, plus curb appeal, exceptional craftsmanship, quality of construction, and space to spread out in this picturesque, move-in-ready, stone and stucco English-style home. Inside you will find more than 6,300 SF of above grade living space, plus an additional 3,592 SF in the finished lower level. The first floor includes a magnificent great room with soaring beamed ceiling, bay window, built-ins, and stone fireplace. All white gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, high end appliances, and walk-in pantry. Handsome paneled library with built-ins and fireplace. Serene first floor master suite, plus three additional second floor en-suite bedrooms. Huge bonus room provides an additional space with endless possibilities as a playroom, theater, or in-law suite. Finished lower level with high ceilings includes rec room with fireplace, game room, bedroom suite & storage. Professionally landscaped private yard with mature trees, velvety lawns, gardens, and stone patios provide the perfect setting for outdoor entertaining. Plenty of room to add a pool, if desired. Four-car attached garage plus separate one-car detached garage is perfect for the car collector or for use as a workshop. Meticulously maintained inside and out.
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!
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