Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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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.
$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, with 12,000 SF of finished space, this spectacular estate 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
Home is available to show or call for a face time tour. 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 NEW 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!
$1,299,000 215 Maple Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
This picture perfect East Lake Forest home is located at the end of a quiet court which is one of the most coveted locations in town. This three story home features a spectacular fenced back yard with bluestone patio and can be enjoyed from the sun room with slate floor. The main level has gracious rooms with two fireplaces, lovely built-ins, and a gourmet kitchen with sunny breakfast space. Updates include cedar roof (2012), electrical and plumbing updates (2017), refinished floors, water heater (2015), oven range (2018), and more. The freshly finished basement (2017) offers a fourth finished level.
$1,850,000 1390 Kathryn Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Enjoy the ultimate in indoor and outdoor entertaining in this special home. Generously sized rooms, open floor plan, first floor Master suite and tons of light are just a few of the incredible features this home offers. Additional amenities include a beautiful white chef's kitchen with SS appliances, griddle, island, built-in wall barbeque and a large breakfast area overlooking the family room and fabulous outdoor space. The first floor also features a separate office with built-ins, mudroom and two staircases. The second floor offers four ensuite bedrooms with walk-in closets, laundry room and a large loft/library. The finished basement includes wet bar, theater, large recreation area, steam room, sauna, fitness room and ample storage. Privacy abounds in this outdoor entertaining area which is second to none with inground pool, pergola, outdoor kitchen and more. Don't miss this great opportunity!
Elegance and character abound in this stunning Lake Forest home! Breathtaking French-pine paneling in the living room, combined with herringbone hardwood floors in the dining room, and detailed moldings throughout unite to create the perfect home. The chef's kitchen includes a center-island, Wood-Mode cabinets, granite counters, and high-end Viking and Thermador appliances. The spacious family room is both sunny and warming, filled with beautiful paned windows and relaxing fireplace. The first floor master has an adjoining sitting room and his and her marble baths. And for peace and quite, enjoy the year-round sunroom and finished lower level. Four-zone heating for comfort and efficiency. Walk to Cherokee School, a 10 out of 10 "Great Schools" rating winner.
$4,795,000 1291 Elm Tree Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Exquisite craftsmanship and luxurious finishes elevate this special home to a class of its own. A few doors from Lake Michigan, the spectacular ravine setting is unparalleled with hand-hewn trails, steps and breath-taking natural vistas -all blending with a series of natural gardens that connect the ravine and the estate grounds. Graciously sized rooms, five ensuite bedrooms, finished basement, guest house, lap pool with pool house and separate exercise gazebo all make this a one-of-a kind property. This spectacular estate is the perfect blend of comfort and elegance as it embraces a spectacular natural setting.
This perfectly maintained and attractive four bedroom Nantucket style colonial home was built in 1978 and is located down a private lane on coveted Ahwahnee Road. This home is tucked away on 2.6 acres of quiet, wooded property. If you are looking for total privacy and a meticulous home, then this is it! You will enjoy the sun room with vaulted ceilings and beautiful windows to view the property. The first floor also features an office as well as a full bath. Other features include wood floors, full basement, and attached two-car garage. The roof was replaced in 1999, and there are two HVAC systems, water heater new February 2020.
$1,195,000 340 Oakdale Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
You're going to love this wonderful Stanley Anderson gem! Situated on an expansive .82 lot in the desirable Campbells neighborhood, this distinctive home has been carefully renovated/expanded creating an environment rich in architectural detail & modern convenience. Featuring a rare first floor master bedroom suite, an open kitchen/family room as well as a private den this home hits all the right notes for today's' lifestyle. The second floor features 3 bedrooms & 2 baths, one of which is en-suite. The well finished lower level has a recreation room, a new half bath as well as a large, nicely outfitted laundry room. Hardwood floors throughout, 2 fireplaces, newer windows, updated kitchen & baths are just a few of the special features of this wonderful home. The lush, professionally landscaped property boasts a beautiful & private brick paver patio and plenty of open space. Walk to Cherokee Elementary and Waveland Park from this rare property.
$1,099,000 150 N Suffolk Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Lives like a new home!! Finishing touches in the renovation process. This gorgeous 4 bedroom, 3.1 baths is a perfect family home. Welcoming white Italian marble foyer. Formal living room with fireplace. Separate gracious dining room. Library, office or nursery on the first floor. Open Kitchen has high end appliances with island and lots of cabinet space and eating area and french doors leading to patio. Large open family room has a wet bar with new wine cooler and fireplace and lots of light. Large Master suite on the first floor with beautiful bath and walk in closet. Three nice size bedrooms and two full baths up. Space for a 5th bedroom or playroom upstairs. Two Laundry rooms 1 in mud room off garage with lockers for the kids and the other on second floor. Large two car attached garage with epoxy flooring and the home has a generator.
$1,795,000 901 Hawthorne Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Curb appeal plus on a premier side street - just 2 blocks to Lake Michigan and close to town, this move-in condition home offers floor to ceiling windows bringing the sunshine in with gorgeous views of the stunning property. Generous, beautiful natural wood cabinetry in the kitchen has a large island with the breakfast room fireplace the perfect focal point of the kitchen. Tray ceiling family room with stone fireplace flows directly off the kitchen and opens to bluestone patio as does the LR also with fireplace. Newer critical elements include roof, HVAC, windows, updates to plumbing and electrical - list of improvements is long! Flexible floor plan works for all buyers; offering a spacious main level master bedroom, 12x12 walk-in closet, spa-like marble bath, along with a 2nd en-suite bedroom which could be a second master. Handsome, private library also features 2 closets and could be 5th bedroom if needed. Upstairs welcomes you with a comfortable open den, 2 BR and 2 baths. Three spacious bays offer addt'l space for study, play or add window seats or bookcases. Tons of storage, large parking courtyard, 3 car garage, generator, 6 up-to-date baths! Backyard could easily hold a pool and pool house. You'll love living here!!
Welcome home! Designer updated 5 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom on sought after Brampton Lane, on over half an acre. Stunning open entryway, with brand new freshly refinished majestic staircase, and a statement chandelier. Enjoy the newly redone white kitchen with top of the line appliances and plenty of storage, overlooking your beautifully landscaped and private grounds. Perfect layout for entertaining guests, with a large living room, opening to a formal dining room, both with new gleaming hardwood flooring. Cozy up by the fireplace, or entertain guests with the new bar area in your sun drenched family room. Large office or fifth bedroom, and a generous laundry room complete the first floor. Upstairs the master suite feels like your own private sanctuary, with a large dressing room area, and an updated bathroom with a soaking tub, heated floors, and a steam shower. The second floor includes 3 other generously sized bedrooms, and an updated hall bath. Huge finished basement adds an additional 1896 square foot of living space, with a fabulous entertainment area and lots of storage. Situated in an excellent location, with easy access to shopping, restaurants and award winning schools, this is the home you have been looking for!
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, 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!!
$2,999,000 1130 Gavin Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Built in 2002, this home has never been lived in! Used to hold a museum-quality art collection, it boasts exceptional woodwork, 12 ft. ceilings, 3-story foyer, and large gracious rooms. The grand room boasts a 40-foot ceiling that has been hand-painted as an Italian fresco. Each bedroom has a luxurious en-suite bath. All finishes are of the highest quality throughout including a new DaVinci rubber roof and Venetian glass chandeliers throughout. A separate wing of the property holds a coach house, a 4 car garage with nearly 1,000 square feet of living space above, and a pool house. The home is situated on a nearly 2-acre lot with expansive, glorious yards all leveled and primed to be a blank slate for any buyer's dream. The location is wonderful near the Metra train stop, dining, shopping, golf clubs, and riding stables. This home has never been lived in as a full-time residence and is in mint condition. The home has been used to showcase an extensive collection of artwork, statues, and natural history pieces collected by the owners who are willing to negotiate any of the pieces separately or as a consideration of the final purchase price. There is a spacious four-person elevator that spans all four floors of the home. A fully finished basement has a second full kitchen and many other versatile rooms. An unused indoor pool in the basement is accompanied by a large spa bathroom and spacious changing room. The basement has a full-sized kitchen for entertaining. Come tour one of the most spacious homes in all of Lake Forest!
METICULOUSLY MAINTAINED TOWNHOME IN CONWAY FARMS CONVENIENTLY LOCATED ACROSS FROM POOL AND TENNIS COURTS.....THIS BEAUTIFUL END UNIT WILL TAKE YOUR BREATH AWAY OFFERING THE IDEAL FLOOR PLAN WITH SPACIOUS FIRST FLOOR MASTER SUITE, TWO WALK IN CLOSETS AND LUXE MASTER BATH. MAKE YOUR WAY TO THE SUNNY AND BRIGHT KITCHEN WITH STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, ISLAND AND BREAKFAST AREA. RELAX IN THE TWO STORY LIVING ROOM FEATURING HARDWOOD FLOORS AND FIREPLACE. 2ND FLOOR OFFERS TWO ADDITIONAL BEDROOMS WITH FULL BATH. UNFINISHED BASEMENT READY FOR YOUR OWN IDEAS......ALL NEW MARVIN WINDOWS IN 2019 AND 2014....A MUST SEE! Seller is related to listing agent.
$1,750,000 1466 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Classic Ralph Milman French style 1925 residence has been expanded and updated for today's buyer. Original details remain including terrazzo flooring, and olive wood cross beam living room ceiling. Original charm of the home extends into the newer major addition which added a fabulous master suite, family room, sun room, white kitchen and deep pour basement while updating all of the existing baths. 4 en-suite bedrooms up with one of two laundry areas. 5th bedroom and full bath in the lower level with recreation room, large wine cellar and 2nd laundry. In-ground pool and spa with blue stone decking. Heated driveway to eliminate that ice and snow this winter. Perfect size home and lot -move-in ready.
$1,499,000 1286 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Situated on a private lane in a premier East Lake Forest location, this home is cited on a 1+ acre professionally landscaped setting with an easy walk to beach, train,dining, shopping and steps to Sheridan School, Park and the High School. Masterfully renovated by Lynch this home features an open concept floor plan perfect for entertaining and family living. The fully equipped gourmet kitchen opens to large breakfast room area overlooking private park-like rear yard and brick paver patio. Four fireplaces grace the living room, family room, kitchen and private office. There is over 6,000 feet of quality finished space including a new basement with Rec/media area, large bar, bedroom, exercise room and full bath. The fully renovated master suite includes a large balcony overlooking the rear yard, and twin walk in closets. Freshly painted interior in June 2019 plus two redone hall baths. Recent improvements include copper gutters,outdoor lighting,paver driveway and sprinkler system. Easy to show.
$1,290,000 1855 James Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Spectacular custom all brick and stucco home on professionally landscaped, cul-de-sac lot backing to the Open Lands Nature Preserve. Beautiful views from every room! Many special features include: hardwood floors, custom cabinetry & millwork, 10' ceilings, open floor plan, two fireplaces, 1st floor bedroom with en suite bathroom, gorgeous master suite, two laundry rooms, enclosed porch, multiple paver patios and 3 car garage. Beautiful eat-in kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite counters, & large island with breakfast area which opens to enclosed porch and patio - perfect for entertaining! The inviting family room off of the kitchen features a brick fireplace, abundant wall of windows overlooking the backyard and nature preserve. Upstairs features 4 bedrooms including a master suite with vaulted ceiling, fireplace, large walk-in closet and spa bath. Wonderfully finished lower level with large recreation and game rooms, exercise room, 6th bedroom and full bath. Close to train, shopping and expressway. Wonderful home and setting, come take a look you will want to stay!
Close to town,train, beach, parks and schools, this is an excellent opportunity to tear down present home and make plans for your dream home. House currently rented, so collect rent until your plans are approved!Home is a tear down and being sold as is. Concept drawings available in additional information. Said plans are not approved by the city. Plans do conform with current setback requirements.
Just the right size and just the right charm in this Chicago-style bungalow with a couple of unexpected surprises found at the back of the house -- a family room with soaring ceilings, and a playful, treehouse-like screen porch perched above the detached garage. Built in the 1920s and expanded in 2000, the exterior is adobe-style stucco. The front and rear addition walls are clad in reclaimed ceramic tile, designed in 1913 to be fireproof and appear as weathered wood shingles for Cyrus McCormick, Jr.'s "Walden" shingle-style house in Lake Forest. Just inside the front door, a ribbon of windows floods the front sunroom with natural light. Other first floor features include hardwood floors throughout, a large living room with fireplace, formal dining room, full bath, plus bedroom or optional den. A gallery style kitchen opens to the large family room with dramatic, vaulted ceilings and large windows overlooking the yard. Upstairs, a loft overlooks the family room and offers the perfect opportunity for a quiet reading nook or play space, and the large master bedroom has a lovely sitting area. Additional second floor rooms include bedroom #3, a hall bath, and an additional bedroom or optional nursery or craft room. Perhaps the most unexpected feature is the detached garage with second floor screen porch. Perfect for entertaining and enjoying summer breezes among the treetops. Close to town and a short bike ride to the beach.
$1,099,000 511 Hunter Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Magnificent from the moment you walk in the front door. Handsome brick home with light and bright interior. Transformed with beautiful updates including a MUST SEE TO BELIEVE MASTER SUITE with spa bath featuring huge walk-in shower, his closet, and her closet worthy of your finest Hermes and Ralph Lauren. The first floor includes a large living room with fireplace, sunroom, office, large formal dining room, family room with fireplace and wet bar, eat-in kitchen with white painted cabinetry, island, pantry, and stainless steel appliances. Plus, an additional first floor bedroom and full bath that's perfect for a nanny or other guest needs. Upstairs includes the master suite, two guest bedrooms with NEW white marble bath, and fourth bedroom with NEW white marble private en-suite bath. Finishes and paint selections throughout the house will appeal to today's buyer preferences. Unfinished basement with tall ceilings presents tons of possibilities. Three car garage, paver patio, and sprinkler system. Plus newer roof, many newer windows, and landscaping makes for an unbeatable value.
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