Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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Wonderful 5 bedroom home in Whispering Oaks is essentially brand new! New roof, windows, gutters and hardie board siding are just the start to what has been done. Hardwood floors throughout, new kitchen and baths, fabulous finishes, large bedrooms, walk-in closet in master bedroom, beautiful built in cabinet in the study as well as in the mudroom. Full unfinished basement allows you to finish in a way that works for you. New driveway and landscaping. New furnace, ac unit, sump pump. Nothing left to do but move in!
Thoughtfully renovated, and completely transformed modern farmhouse, located in east Lake Forest. Exuding vintage charm and timeless appeal with high ceilings, hardwood flooring, modern amenities and sophisticated, contemporary finishes. Classic in design, with handsome millwork and furniture style cabinetry, accented by designer plumbing and light fixtures, quartz countertops, subway tile and fresh paint throughout. New roof and windows, updated mechanicals, rebuilt front porch and fully renovated, detached two car garage.
Looking for charm, privacy, quality and the house of your dreams. The charm of a Jerome Cerny home is apparent here in the covered walkway past the Dutch door into the framed entrance. 9ft foot ceilings on the 1st floor, all have floor to ceiling windows, and the formal rooms enjoy either a boxed bay or bowed bay window. A gracious living room , cozy library with pickled paneling and a generous dining room have floor to ceiling windows, and enjoy either a boxed bay or bowed bay windows, these are are hallmarks of the formal spaces. The warmth of the southern exposure floods into the library with a wall of open shelving as well a paneled wall of closed shelving. The intimate dining room has room for china storage, buffet and additional seating within the box bay window. French doors to the blue-stone patio enhances the country life experience whether at sunrise or sunset! Christopher Peacock created the perfect blend of country kitchen with all the accouterments for the gourmet. An additional box bay window makes for the perfect setting for the breakfast table overlooking the beautiful wooded corner lot, allowing the opportunity to reflect on the wonders of nature. The first floor master bedroom,also enjoys a box bay window, and a newly renovated(2018) master bath with walk in shower. The second floor is replete with two spacious bedrooms with charming dormers, lots of storage and a hall bath. One of the bedrooms has bunk beds built-in. Additional second floor storage access is found in a floored attic within the garage with permanent stairs, originally used as an office. New: Cedar roof in 2012, 1st floor furnace in 2014, 1st floor AC compressor,sump pump and battery backup in 2016, driveway 2018. extras include: zoned HVAC & irrigation system Situated on .82 acres, partially wooded with large green space for family soccer games or quiet reflection. Welcome home!
Open House: Monday, 12/16 11:30-1:30PM
Stunning Whispering Oaks home with beautiful winding brick paver drive! Very sunny and bright with awesome palladium windows, hardwood floors throughout and first floor master! Formal Living and Dining rooms accented with fireplace, built-in's and buffet area! Sparkling white kitchen showcases granite counter, center island, sun room-like eating area and adjacent Family room! Cozy Family room with fireplace and bar make this a great place to lounge! First floor Master suite is the perfect get away with separate tub/shower, dual vanity and walk-in closets. Second floor features 4 Family bedrooms, office and homework room. Finished lower level with Rec room and full bath! Gorgeous rolling 1/2 acre+ yard, professionally landscaped and picturesque views from deck that lines the back of the home! Three car garage! Front and back staircases! Quick closing possible!
Rare opportunity to restore this unique Mid Century Modern ranch situated on 2.47 acre of land on the highly sought after the historic Onwentsia Road. Property offers in-ground pool, a pond and 3 car garage. The one floor living in this surrounded by large windows and high ceilings interior, skylights and open living area with fireplace and pool view adds to this relaxing environment. Brand new HVAC system was just installed plus the home offers radiant heated floors. Close to town, train, and excellent award winning schools. Property to be solid in as-is condition
Beautiful corner lot. Custom built home features ,Volume ceiling in formal living room, French doors to the formal dining room, with tray ceiling. 1st floor bedroom master suite. 1st floor family room, large eat-in kitchen with Island. Sunroom addition leads to Paver brick patio. 2nd bedroom with tandem sitting room, Loft /office, attic space for extra storage, newer paver brick driveway, walkway and patio. Extra insulation for reduced energy bills. Finished basement with bedroom, family room and bath with custom steam shower. newer furnace and hot water heater. Sprinkler system and maintenance free! So many extra features! come see all this home has to offer.
$4,400,000 575 E Westminster Lake Forest, IL 60045
Relaxed elegance in custom-crafted home strikes the perfect balance for family time and entertaining, appealing to the most discriminating tastes. Everything has been accounted for in this breathtaking estate spread out over 1.3 acres with Main House, and Pool/Guest House. 5 bedrooms, 5.3 bath home with 9 fabulous fireplaces throughout. Well-appointed open spaces are flooded with natural light and views of the sylvan setting. Custom chef's kitchen with an abundance of top-of-the-line appliances. Impressive millwork, heated flooring, solid wood doors, custom cabinetry, hand-molded hardware, imported lighting, and high-end designer finishes combine seamlessly with what is required for today's upscale living. Technology capabilities abound. Exquisitely laid-out floor plan, undergound stone walkway connecteing 4 car garage coupled with unparalleled wine cellar, lounge, workout room and golf simulator are just a few features that set this home apart from the others! Outdoor highlights include patio with fireplace, serene pool, vegetable garden, screened porch and pristine, manicured grounds! Brand new Ludowici tile roof! Just steps from the Lake and downtown Lake Forest.
New paint. New hardwood (oak) New certain. Custom designed 1st floor bath. Limestone Foyer Floor *JennAir Double Oven & Upgraded Stainless Steel Appliances in Kitchen w/Granite Counter-tops. Breakfast Bar Opens to Spacious Eating Area Two-Story Great Room Remodeled Master Bath w/Natural Stone Floor & Shower Granite Vanities. New driveway, walkway, & patio. 1565 SF Fin Bsmt w/ steam sauna, custom designed remodeled full bath. Sophisticated Bar Area & Separate Bed
$2,495,000 693 Spruce Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
Location, Location, Location! Only 8 blocks from the serene Lake Forest beach, this home is beautifully situated on a gorgeous, professionally landscaped one-half acre lot. Designed and built in 2012 by noted architect Karl Strassburger, the attention to detail is evident throughout. The custom-designed kitchen features white cabinets finished w/Calcutta marble tops. Top of the line appliances include a Viking oven, microwave and six-burner gas cooktop, Subzero fridge and two dishwashers. The kitchen opens to a fabulous eating area w/fireplace and family room w/views of the wonderful, south-facing backyard w/bluestone terrace. The formal living and dining rms have walls of windows including a lovely bay. The wood paneled library is next to the secluded Master Suite, both of which are on the first level. The second floor features loft w/built-ins, three large bedrms and two full baths. Brand new roof and copper detailing in Dec 2018. Perfection abounds in this East Lake Forest home.
$1,518,720 50 Orchard Circle Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Saturday, 12/14 10:00-4:00PM
INCREDIBLE SPACE in this Whispering Oaks 5 bedroom, 3.1 bath home that is just a block and a half from Cherokee Elementary School in one of the best neighborhoods in Lake Forest. Enjoy OVER 3800 sq ft of finished space on the first and second floors. Sunny, white kitchen with breakfast eat-in, double ovens, island, and workstation. Dual stair cases, built-in bookshelves, large great room addition with gas log fireplace and french doors that lead to a newer deck that all overlook fully fenced in backyard. Hardwood flooring throughout. First floor office, living room with fireplace and newer addition of a FANTASTIC 3 seasons room! Five spacious bedrooms on the 2nd floor including master suite addition with tray ceiling and walk-in closet. Basement offers a recreation room with extra sound proofing insulation on ceiling, storage room and crawl for all your storing needs. Exceptional value with exceptional space!
Open House: Sunday, 12/15 11:00-12:00PM
Great opportunity to rehab or build your dream home! This spectacular property sits on a spectacular 2.67 acre lot! Quiet cul-de-sac, fabulous grounds and private location. Hardwood floors, six panel doors and moldings. Large formal dining room located adjacent to the eat in kitchen. The Family room leads to aggregate the patio. .Master bedroom has double closets and private bath. Located separate to the main living quarters is a nanny's quarters with a separate entrance and private bath. Brand new sump pump and battery back up.
Looking for move-in ready? This fabulous home is waiting for you! The light-filled first floor includes floor-to-ceiling windows with wonderful views, hardwood floors, two fireplaces & gourmet kitchen. The new office addition with built-ins is situated off the family room & large living room offers lots of space. The Master Suite offers his and hers closets and fabulous master bath addition. The second bedroom is en suite, the other two bedrooms share a hall bath. Finished basement includes a large rec room, sitting room, exercise room, new bath & storage. The backyard boasts breathtaking views and new paver patio with fire pit. This home is ideally located, steps to the Metra Fort Sheridan stop, Forest Preserve with access to Lake Michigan, Starbucks, amazing restaurants in Highwood, bike & hiking trails, and 1 mile to Cherokee elementary. Residents have access to Lake Forest beach, numerous forest preserves, rich historical culture, and enjoy some of the lowest taxes in Lake County!
Exciting new Ranch Plan now under construction located on water with spectacular views. This plan offers 2/3 bedrooms with 2.5 baths. Great room offers open plan for all your entertainment needs with formal dining room, family room,breakfast area and large gourmet kitchen with oversized island. 1st floor is mostly hardwood, 42" uppers in kitchen are built by Amish with soft close doors and drawers. Quartz tops. Master suite has oversized master bath and closet. Full unfinished lookout basement available for finishing. Hurry these are selling quickly!
$1,399,000 1351 Edgewood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Almost New English country home w/high-end custom finishes rarely seen at this price point. Tall ceilings, hardwood & stone floors, incredible wide moldings,arched doorways, coffered ceilings, solid Alder wood doors,beautiful fireplaces,rich wood paneled library & leaded glass. Smart design offers 4 levels of living with 4 lg bdrms up, 3 full baths & 2nd flr laundry. Master suite w/ fireplace & spacious master closets w/ built in clothes steamer. Luxury bath w/over sized shower, his and her vanities & soaking tub. The bsmt offers tall ceilings & the same high level of finish as the upper flrs , radiant heated stone floors, wood paneled office area, media room, gorgeous fireplace, wet bar, exercise room and 5th bdrm w/ adjacent full bath. Beautiful raised stone patio & builtin fire pit overlook the deep professionally landscaped fenced yard. 3 car garage w/ attic storage. New driveway. Located in one of the greatest neighborhoods- walk to LFHS & Sheridan elementary!
This open floor plan Colonial is inviting and sunfilled. Situated on just under an acre in centrally located Lake Forest, the professionally landscaped yard enjoys savannah-like plantings and a private backyard patio. The first floor of this home offers hardwood floors, a spacious office, a two-story family room with fireplace that opens to large kitchen with high-end appliances and a breakfast area. The adjacent sunroom has slate floors, lots of windows and access to the patio. The first floor master bedroom offers cathedral ceilings and a large master bath w/dual vanities, walk-in shower, large whirlpool tub and walk in closets. Second floor offers three additional bedrooms; one is en-suite and the other two share a hall bath. Large loft area is great for a study area or hang out space. Lower level is complete with exercise area, recreation area with fireplace, wet bar, powder room and lots of storage. Exceptional home! PROPERTY TAXES ARE CURRENTLY UNDER PROTEST.
Open House: Sunday, 12/15 1:00-3:00PM
A circular drive welcomes you to this beautiful home in desirable Onwentsia Gardens. The home offers lovely millwork and hardwood flooring throughout most of the first floor. Enter a large, two-story foyer which opens to the formal living room with fireplace, lovely sunroom with vaulted ceiling and dining room. The spectacular gourmet kitchen has two islands & a fabulous fireplace adjacent to the spacious breakfast room. The kitchen also opens to the family room with fireplace & built-in cabinetry. The library with built-in cabinetry, laundry/mud room and two 1/2 baths are off the foyer. The master bedroom has a fireplace, tray ceiling & large walk-in closet. A newer luxurious master bath has a double bowl vanity, free-standing tub & separate shower. The secondary bedrooms are large, with a terrace off one of them. Great finished basement offers media, entertainment & bar areas. Three car garage & so much more! Easy access to town, shopping & schools!
Picture perfect 4 bedroom, 3 bath ranch in the desirable Meadowood neighborhood has been beautifully maintained and sits on a sprawling .75 acre lot. Recent improvements include freshly painted interior, numerous unique lighting fixtures and family/dining room and master bedroom w/new hardwood floors and all hardwood floors refinished throughout. The spacious living room w/wood burning fireplace is a wonderful place to relax and unwind. The family room is lined by windows offering an abundance of natural light and overlooks the west facing brick paver patio. Fabulous kitchen w/breakfast bar and all stainless steel appliances. The master bedroom w/bay window features recently updated private bath. Two additional bedrooms feature a jack and jill bath and 4th bedroom has access to a full bath down the hall. Two car attached garage and additional storage area. All this with a great location adjacent to Open Lands, walking/biking trails, and 76+ acres to roam!
Spacious, updated & solidly built 4 bedroom / 2.5 bathroom two-story home on a large lot beautifully landscaped lot with mature evergreens and perennial gardens providing screening and privacy. Features include an inviting living room overlooking the front yard, separate large dining room, updated eat-in kitchen with granite countertops, stainless appliances and abundant cabinetry. The large sun filled great room, adjacent to the kitchen, has a wood burning corner fireplace, skylights and access to a brick patio and opens to a game room with wet bar. The master suite is large with a beautiful bathroom, walk in closet and dressing area. Three more good size bedrooms and another updated hall bath complete the second floor. The finished basement offers additional living space and ample store. 3-car attached garage. Large first floor laundry. Fresh paint and new LED lights throughout. Nearly 3700SF plus basement. Award winning schools. Move-in and enjoy!
Get ready to be amazed! This 2 story home just got an exceptional quality renovation. Has an open concept, and very nice flow to it. High end kitchen appliances and light fixtures. Quartzite countertops and backsplash. Beautiful marble fireplace. New hardwood floors throughout the house. Finished updated spacious basement with a guest bedroom and full bathroom attached. Great location with awesome school district.
$1,595,000 881 Jennifer Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Amazing transformation of this elegant 5 bedroom, 7 full, 2 half bath home by current owner. Light and bright with walls-of-windows, soaring ceilings, and spacious rooms. Newly-refinished hardwood floors and freshly painted throughout. Warm wood-paneled library with custom built-ins. Completely-renovated gourmet kitchen with high-end appliances and charming brick fireplace in breakfast room. Fabulous home for entertaining with vaulted family room and sun room, and wet bar/butler pantry area. The 3 bedrooms on the 2nd floor are all en-suite with ample closet space. Also on the 2nd floor is the master bedroom, an oasis featuring a private sitting room, fireplace and luxurious bath. New 2nd-floor laundry room is an added bonus. There is also the convenience of a 1st-floor bedroom and full bath. So much to love in this gracious home, close to schools, train, and shopping.
EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY FOR A 4,457sf HOME ON A 1.12 ACRE WOODED LOT. SOUGHT AFTER GREEN BAY ROAD LOCATION IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO SCHOOLS, PARKS & DOWNTOWN. GREAT LAYOUT, PERFECT FOR ENTERTAINING. LARGE 4 SEASON ROOM LEADING TO PAVER PATIO. FAMILY ROOM FEATURES CATHEDRAL CEILINGS, WET BAR & FIREPLACE. ENORMOUS MASTER SUITE. AWARD WINNING LAKE FOREST SCHOOLS!!
This solid brick home is set at the top of a beautiful half acre piece of property in Lasker Estates. With hardwood floors and neutral decor throughout, an updated white kitchen including granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, and a large family room with fieldstone fireplace and built-ins, this is the perfect place to call home. A beautiful living room with fireplace opens to an office with French doors, and a large separate dining room is wonderful for small or large scale entertaining. The floor plan has a wonderful flow and a large mudroom/laundry room completes the first floor. The second floor features a large Master Suite, three additional bedrooms and two full baths. The backyard is fully fenced and offers a playset, paver brick patio and lots of privacy. Two-car heated garage with epoxy floor. Close to train, shops and restaurants, as well as easy access to highway.
$1,595,000 963 Elm Tree Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
963 Elm Tree is truly an east Lake Forest gem and has not been on the market in over 20 plus years! The possibilities are endless at this captivating carriage house, designed by noted architect, Howard Van Doren Shaw, has been renovated and expanded to today's life style. Beautiful moldings, hardwood floors, high ceilings.. Light pours in the large spacious rooms. Enjoy the gourmet kitchen, with butler's pantry, that opens into the comfortable family room. The first floor also has living room with fireplace, library with fireplace, dining room, breakfast room, den/bedroom with bath, office and laundry room. Second floor consists of master suite with sitting area and fireplace. Separate his and her bathroom. Dressing rooms, one with stackable washing machine/dryer. Two additional family bedrooms with renovated bathrooms ensuite Major rooms have spectacular views of the gorgeous, private garden setting. You will delight at the screened gazebo, rose gardens, secluded walkways.
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