Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$3,100,000 404 East 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.
$3,500,000 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!
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 have been contested & the County Website shows the assessed market value has been reduced to $839,001, but we have not received the official letter yet. 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.
$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.
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. SCHOOLS: Children attend Lake Forest Schools, there are sites on line that incorrectly state Roundout or Libertyville High Schools are options and they are not. 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!
This historic home, located on a private, tree-lined street has been renovated to perfection, combining yesterday's charm with today's modern design. Gracious rooms with high ceilings flow beautifully throughout the first floor. Chef's kitchen w/walk-in butler's panty/wet bar area. Master suite w/fp and luxurious bath. Set on 1.6 acres of lushly landscaped grounds in a serene setting. Winner of 2008 Preservation Award. LAKE FOREST ENJOYS THE LOWEST TAXES IN LAKE COUNTY !!!
$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. Adjacent to Lake Forest Open Lands' 149 acre Derwen Mawr and Skokie River Nature Preserves with over 6 miles of trails for walking and skiing.
$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 North 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.
$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
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 2-story wine cellar w/ tasting room, dramatic living room with barreled hand painted ceiling & grand fireplace, oversized dining room with hand painted 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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