ClickCease 1000 E Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045 | MLS 10904081 | Listing Information | Helaine Cohen | BHHS Chicago
New FOR SALE
$2,749,000

1000 E Illinois Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045

Single Family
Residence
6
Beds
6
Baths
+
1 Half
5,976
Sq. Ft.
3.81
Acre Lot
1of
Photos
Map
Courtesy: Jameson Sotheby's Int'l Realty
Last Updated: 10/19/2020 11:16 AM
BHHS Chicago> Illinois> Lake Forest> 60045
Retreat to this Enchanting Villa in prestigious Lake Forest - just 45 minutes beyond the bustling city lies "Vallombrosa" a picturesque mediterranean-inspired estate surrounded by nearly 4 acres of lush greenery and peaceful flowing ravines. Built in 1914, this 6000sqft home (and Coach House) is equal-parts rich in architecture & old-world charm yet incredibly livable & manageable in size. Designed by architect Edwin Clark (Brookfield Zoo) keen attention to detail throughout the homes interior and exterior all tell a story of centuries past. Restored in 2003 & Updated in 2018 the storybook home features a pebble & cobblestone circular drive, front courtyard, an overhanging balcony w/ water fountain, solid stucco facade and terra-cotta clay roof. Pass-through arched entry doors to the majestic dual-staircase entry foyer. Main level includes a fireside formal dining room, both formal and family living areas, a wood-adorned office & library, and custom kitchen & prep room & bright sunroom overlooking the rear yard gardens. Upper level features 4 bedrooms + media room, each w/ attached bathrooms, a romantic main bedroom w/ sitting & dressing room, ornate vintage detailed baths, lighting, custom closets & window treatments. Lower level partially finished w/ 800+ bottle wine cellar, additional storage and prep rooms. Sip on wine, entertain and feast on meals alfresco overlooking a 60ft deep lot perfectly plush with fire-pit. Additional Coach House Studio w/ Full Bath & 2 Car Detached Garage. Nearby Lake Michigan, own a piece of history, dazzle family & friends, and start living your fairytale now.
10904081
Single Family, Other
6
Lake
6 Full/1 Half
1914
3.81 Acres
Public
Stucco
Public Sewer
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Courtesy: Jameson Sotheby's Int'l Realty
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