Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
374 Properties Found
The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $719,500. This is higher than the county median home value of $227,000. The national median home value is $185,800. The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $719,500. Approximately 80.58% of Lake Forest homes are owned, compared to 11.25% rented, while 8.17% are vacant. Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you see a property you're interested in, contact a Lake Forest real estate agent to arrange a tour today! Learn more about Lake Forest Real Estate.
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Completely updated East Lake Forest home has newer roof, windows and hardwood floors throughout. Spotless white gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and brand new breakfast island. Living room with Carrara marble tile hearth opens to large light-filled dining room. Finished lower level offers large laundry room, full bath and family room, and storage. Brand new deck off the kitchen is protected by fence. Close to town, beach and bike trails. Ready to move right in!
Great Value! Kitchen with large counter space and spacious eating/sitting area and fireplace. Separate dining room, sitting room with additional fire place, & family room. Master bedroom with high ceiling, large walk-in closet, private bath with walk-in shower, and sliding door to small deck. Four additional bedrooms on second floor with 2 hall baths. Hardwood floors in almost every room. Partially finished basement with recreation room and smaller adjacent room. Plenty of storage room in crawl space. Large private backyard surrounded by trees with deck & patio. Short walk to town and only minutes to high school.
This is truly a one-of-a-kind offering! The sun-filled home is nestled on the largest lot in Academy Woods and features a stunning library that opens to the serene backyard, which is a custom addition only for this home. The home was designed to take advantage of the park-like setting with walls of windows and soaring ceilings. Extensively upgraded, this home offers a first floor master suite with an oversized walk-in closet. The second floor has two additional bedrooms, a full bathroom, and a bright bonus loft that is currently used as an office. Enjoy maintenance-free living in this impeccable one-owner home. The sprawling wooded setting for Academy Woods is a part of the sanctuary developed by Jonathan Ogden Armour in the early 1900's comprised of gardens, ponds, and tranquil walking paths. Currently there is access to 67 acres of The Middlefork Savanna.
Sleek contemporary home in prime location in beautiful Lake Forest. Designed for entertaining with light filled rooms and a gourmet kitchen equipped with a Garland range and Delfield refrigerator. The adjacent breakfast room leads to the custom brick paver patio. Soaring ceilings with clerestory windows and skylights enhance this gracious home. Two ensuite master bedrooms are on the main floor with 2 additional bedrooms and a luxurious shared bath on the second level. All bathrooms have been customized with modern fixtures. 4 wood burning fireplaces each with a gas starter. Finished basement, multiple walk-in closets and extra storage throughout the home. Professionally landscaped 1.5 acre lot. Incredible 9-car garage, perfect for the avid car collector.
Exceptionally charming and delightful 5 bedroom 3.5 bath home overlooking over half an acre minutes to elementary school! Move-in ready, absolutely gorgeous! Freshly painted in today's hottest hues. Two brick, wood-burning fireplaces! Hardwood floors throughout. Soaring ceilings, with huge windows cascading the home in tons of natural sunlight. Kitchen opens to family room with chic whitewashed brick fireplace with island and eating area. 9-light chandelier hangs over amazing dining room. 1st floor features 2 bedrooms, full bathroom and 1st floor laundry. Huge master bedroom with exquisite master bathroom. Magnificent 2nd floor living room with additional beautiful fireplace. 3 additional bedroom and full bathroom on 2nd floor. Large finished basement! Fenced in back yard! 2 car garage! Close to downtown Lake Forest, shopping, restaurants & more!
Privacy of location & quality of construction unites in this stately Tudor home. Traditional appointments abound as you enter the front door with its two-story foyer. Hardwood floors flow throughout the 1st floor & custom details such as handsome millwork & raised paneling highlight the well-appointed spaces. Gourmet kitchen by NuHaus with large island, pantry, breakfast area, & adjacent planning desk. Casual elegance describes the family rm with floor to ceiling fireplace, soaring ceilings & open flow. Enjoy working from home in the light-filled wood paneled office w/ fireplace & bookshelves. Unwind at the end of the day in the serene master suite w/ sitting rm & spa bath. Three more bedrooms & 3 full baths complete the 2nd flr, including a private suite - perfect for in-laws, nanny, or running a home-business. Play in the basement rec rm w/ bar, fireplace & plenty of room for games, plus bedroom 6. Adding to the enjoyment of the home is a paver patio, gazebo, velvety lawn, & gardens.
Interior designer's own home! Absolutely stunning corner unit condo completely redone w/ all current high end finishes. Neutral & fresh w/ crown moldings, HW flrs, plantation shutters t/o, new 6 panel doors, new hardware & new light fixtures. Spacious w/ 2,012 SF incl 3 BRs plus office! Gorgeous dining & living rm w/ crown moldings & built-in cabinets. Stunning new gourmet white kitchen w/ soft close drawers, quartz countertops, Bosch stainless steel appliances plus wine cooler. Kitchen opens to living rm w/ breakfast bar. Master has walk-in closet w/ organizers & gorgeous new private white bath w/ marble top vanity. Updated hall bath opens to in-unit laundry. New windows & sliders, 2014; new recessed can lights & new HVAC, 2015. Elevator building has party rm, exercise rm & outdoor pool. Storage cage & heated garage space. Fabulous location w/ easy walk to town, Metra, restaurants & shops. Enjoy the exquisite finishes & absolute perfection. Clearly a step above the rest!
Newer construction built in summer of 2013, this East LF Dutch colonial is complete with high-end custom finishes that will exceed your expectations! The custom home has 3 floors of living space! State of the art gourmet kitchen with eat in center island, opens to a large great room & looks out onto a fenced in private courtyard, allowing for great entertaining of friends and family! 9-foot ceilings and hardwood floors throughout house. Second floor includes beautiful master suite & two generous sized bedrooms, all with custom closets, in addition to laundry & tons of storage. All 3 full bathrooms have heated floors. Extra deep lower level with transom windows creates a much desired sun-filled space, large rec room, wine cellar, 4th bedroom and full bath! Heated & A/C garage has finished 2nd floor office/bonus space above! House is designed for today's lifestyle and is just blocks to town, park and beach!
$2,874,000 390 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Quietly hidden off of Green Bay Road at the top of Pembroke Hill, discover this hidden Lake Forest gem. As you arrive into the formal gravel courtyard, you are greeted with the elegance of this classic Stanley Anderson vision of a French Country Estate. Upon entering the foyer, you are introduced to a level of detail and elegance that welcomes you from room to room. This house allows its sophistication to blend seamlessly with a sense of comfort and tradition. From the precious day-to-day moments of family life, to celebrating and entertaining large gatherings for the Holidays, let the beauty of this estate and its spacious grounds share its gifts as you call it your home.
$1,850,000 925 E Westminster Lake Forest, IL 60045
Redefine your quality of life. A rare find of transitional contemporary style in East Lake Forest. Walk to beach, train, & town location. Architect Balfour Ames Lanza's vision has been transformed to fit today's lifestyle. A lush acre set back from the street, you'll enjoy this cool, calm, and quiet home. High-end finishes, stunning master bath, new kitchen with outdoor views, towering trees, 2 fireplaces, 2 decks, serene 1st floor office,Voluminous ceilings and walls of windows flood brilliant light throughout the open floor plan. Enjoy vistas of greenery and peeks of Lake Michigan. Steps to the beach, a fantastic location where the silence is deafening.
$1,599,000 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.
Open House: Sunday, 6/23 1:00-3:00PM
Situated on over half an acre of lushly landscaped gardens, 1783 Bowling Green Dr. is a magnificent home. Boasting 4 bedrooms, 2.1 bathrooms, this lovely brick residence offers quality custom appointments throughout. Recently remodeled in 2018, the oversized Kitchen is a gourmet cook's delight. Featuring polished quartzite counter tops, sub zero fridge, ss high end appliances, custom warm gray cabinetry. Kitchen opens to the Breakfast area w/vaulted ceiling, fireplace & french doors to fenced yard. Addition in 2006 by Orren Pickell features a luxurious Master Suite complete w/dbl vanity, jetted soaking tub, separate commode, tiled shower & lrg walk in closet. Enjoy entertaining in the formal Dining Room complete w/custom built in cabinets & exquisite chandelier. Oversized Living Room has recessed lighting w/handsome fireplace. 1st floor Office overlooks the tranquil, fenced backyard w/brick paver patio. Hardwood floors on 1st & 2nd refinished w/dark walnut stain. Over $250k in upgrades
$1,849,000 1240 Winwood Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
An exceptional newer home ('08) situated on a very private 1.25 acres. It delivers the best in casual, elegant living with expansive beautifully appointed rooms, 12' ceilings, extensive moldings, large windows and hardwood floors throughout. Gorgeous kitchen w/large center island and high end appliances, luxurious master with fireplace, marble bath and an oversized walk-in closet, plus a private 20x17 terrace overlooking the tranquil back yard. All en-suite bedrooms and finished lower level with high ceilings, wet bar, bedroom and full bath. Front and back staircases, 5 fireplaces, large screened porch, stone patio and a heated 3 car garage. Convenient location, award winning schools.
$2,299,000 1520 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Seldom is one's vision for a total renovation realized with this degree of perfection. Noted architect, Darcy Bonner, collaborated w/ the owner in 2014 to design an impressive & comfortable home that speaks volumes about the needs of today's buyer. Beautiful, arched doorways, rich, wood moldings, oak hardwood flooring and open floor plan that allows light to stream through. Incredible kitchen w/ huge island is a chef's delight featuring a state of the art, professional appliance package. Beautiful prep-kitchen/butler pantry leads to the large mud room and home gym. Adjacent family room features vaulted ceilings and gorgeous, stone fireplace. Casual eating area has ample space for both friends and family. Romantic, master suite has been elevated with outstanding finishes. Formal dining room is perfectly finished. Cherrywood, paneled office is privately located and outfitted to meet any need. Cozy den w/ heated floors overlooks rear yard. Finished basement w/ full bath. One of a kind!
Beautifully maintained and expanded home in ever popular, Lake Forest Heights subdivision. Conveniently located in central Lake Forest with easy access to the Metra, West Lake Forest Shopping District and close to one of Lake Forest's many parks. This traditionally styled home boasts universal appeal and the rooms are large and welcoming. The dining room is ideal for larger gatherings and the wood paneled family room features a lovely fireplace, hardwood flooring and access to the nicely landscaped rear deck and spacious, professionally landscaped yard. A huge great room was added by the current owner and it provides bonus space seldom found in this price range. The tall, beamed and vaulted ceilings add to the volume and appeal of this semi-custom home. Three large bedrooms plus a wonderful master bedroom with ensuite bath and walk-in closet. The partially finished basement includes a great space for recreation and a large, additional room with exceptional storage space.
$2,349,000 1500 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Introducing the 2017 Historic Preservation Award winner for new construction - inspired by the past, built for today's lifestyle. Designed by Streightiff + Associates, this light-filled home boasts gorgeous details- Chicago reclaimed brick, gas lanterns, hickory floors and designer finishes throughout showcasing the best of the best! Expansive 9.5' ceilings, beautiful millwork, custom cabinetry, front & back staircases, 3 season porch w/fireplace, and a stunning kitchen (Wolf, Subzero) set under sky-lit cupola. 5 bedrooms / 4 baths on 2nd level. Sunny main floor office makes it a pleasure to work from home, 2nd floor laundry, spacious mud room! The lower level, finished in 2019, features rec rm, bedroom, bath, exercise and plenty of storage. Fully fenced yard with bluestone patio. Prime East location within steps of Sheridan Elementary and High School. Stroll or bike to beach or town. For those who love fine details and 'new' but don't have time to build, your dream home is here!
$2,750,000 901 Spring Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautifully appointed gracious home, originally designed by Jerome Cerny, totally renovated & updated for todays life style. Located just one block from Lake Michigan on a very private 2.2 acre ravine lot with an in-ground pool, gorgeous gardens and a separate coach house by Howard van Doren Shaw. Light and airy, it features stunning views and great layout. Chefs kitchen w/ high end appliances opens to a large family room w/FP and a spacious screened porch. Formal dining and living room w/ FP, separate den/ music room. Fabulous 1st floor master suite overlooking the stunning grounds & stone terraces. 3 additional family bedrms with en-suite baths. 2nd floor study w/ built-ins. Finished LL w/ large rec /theatre rm, bedrm and full bath, and 3-car garage completes the main house. The coach house features a beautiful LR with vaulted beamed ceilings, kitchen and full bath, plus basement for utilities & storage. Fabulous home and tranquil setting! GRT rm, 6th br & bath lctd in coach hs
Beautifully updated town home in wonderful location surrounded by soothing and picturesque grounds. Top notch Condition with many improvements including AC/Furnace in 2015. Hardwood floors and crown molding on 1st floor. Dramatic 2-story living room with new gas log fireplace, plantation shutters and built in bookcases. Kitchen includes center eating island, new Wolf range, microwave, dishwasher, glass subway tile back splash and Corian counter top. Sub zero refridgerator with new ice maker. Newly updated first floor laundry. Fabulous master suite w/tray ceiling, custom closet and custom walk in closet, Hunter shades. Ensuite master bathroom with skylight, double sinks, separate shower and soaking tub. 2nd bedroom with hardwood floor and ensuite bath. 3rd bedroom is currently being used as an office. Finished Lower level includes family room, storage room and additional carpeted room can be playroom, gym or craftroom. Private yard w/2-tiered deck and views of pond.
$1,349,000 457 Douglas Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Gracious brick Georgian with great curb appeal and so much more! Over 5600 sq. ft. of living space on a beautiful wooded acre with terraced perennials and colorful annuals. Inviting entrance welcomes you into this 5 bed, 3.2 bath home. A major renovation in 2002/2003, rendered a fabulous gourmet kitchen with a wet bar, 2nd dishwasher, refrigerator, and coffee bar. Custom cabinetry by Burmeister along with ss upper-end appliances would delight any serious cook. Off the kitchen is an office space tucked adjacent to the sun room (16'5" x 19) with cathedral ceiling and a surround of windows offering spectacular views to the private fenced yard. Paver walkway connects two patios for dining al fresco. The sun room opens to the family room - combined for great space. Master suite with private balcony. Two other bedrooms share a 2nd balcony. Updated baths (2019). Finished lower level with 1/2 bath and wet bar. 1st fl laundry room w/custom cab and 1/2 bath. 2 car garage and parking apron.
$2,295,000 1290 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Incredible opportunity to own an architecturally significant home. Located down a private lane and designed by noted architectural firm Frost and Granger. Charming curb appeal and beautiful property on 1.18 acres. Current owner has done a total renovation and addition. State of the art kitchen with Lacanche stove, Subzero refrigerator and wine refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, custom cabinetry and enormous kitchen island with Calcutta marble. Open to new family room addition with views of yard. All new baths with custom vanities. Luxurious master bath with large shower and soaking tub and Calcutta marble finishes. Radiant heat in sunroom, master bath, basement and garage, plus bath over garage. Shake roof, copper gutters, updated mechanicals as well as space pac air conditioning and new electrical service.
Exceptional Nantucket style all-stone home in Conway Farms on premier golf course lot w/ fabulous views overlooking the 14th fairway! Striking two story entry & tall ceilings throughout. Over 4000sf on the first & second levels, & additional 1700sf of finished basement with full bathroom, kitchen, bedroom & stone fireplace. Flawless hardwood flooring on first & second floors except kitchen. Hi-end kitchen with Viking range & oven, Viking hood, Subzero, Bosch, warming drawer, and wet bar off to side. Large breakfast rm with built-in banquette, tray ceiling & an abundance of natural light. Cozy family room w/ stone fireplace. First floor office w/ built-ins & sweeping views. Formal LR with fireplace & formal DR. 4 bedrooms on second level. Master suite with fireplace, more views & marble spa bathroom with steam shower & Jacuzzi tub. Two bedrooms with jack n' jill, & fourth en suite bedroom. Expansive paver patios w/ 3 pergolas. New Cedar shake roof, 2 new furnaces, new air conditioner.
$1,499,000 258 W Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Nature lovers paradise, magnificent & private 2-acre estate on East side offers country like living so close to town. Built in 1967 this solid 4200 sf. Georgian offers gracious living at its best, on gorgeous grounds with grand pool, terraces and mature specimen trees galore. Backs to Open Lands Haffner Conservation Area. First floor bedroom with full bath. A gem in a walk to town location. A rare opportunity to be on one of Lake Forest's most beloved street- discover Lake Forest living at its finest!
$3,900,000 1010 Spring Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
All brick rambling ranch perfectly poised on 1.4 acre lot. Sleek DeGuilio kitchen with desirable modern flare. ALL top-of-the-line appliances: Liebherr refrigerator, Five Star range, indoor Bar-B-Que Grill, EUROCAV wine cooler and more. Gorgeous new hardwood floors warm the entire main level. Three bedrooms and three full baths on the first floor along with formal living and dining rooms, family room with stone fireplace, kitchen and laundry. Enoooormous full basement. Newer maintenance and mechanicals include roof, gutters, 2 furnaces, 2 AC units, and sump pump with back up. Gorgeous setting and ideal location close to 294/Ohare access or 41 Expressway to the city. Train, Starbucks and restaurants just steps away! One level living at its finest. PICS COMING SOON
THIS BEAUTIFUL, TRADITIONAL HOME IN LAKE FOREST will not disappoint! Situated on a quiet cul-de-sac within walking distance to Everett Elementary School and just minutes to the Metra Commuter Train, Grocery Store, Costco, Starbucks, Shopping and Restaurants! FRESHLY PAINTED interior & exterior, REFINISHED hardwood floors, NEW CARPETING, updated light fixtures and trim work. GRACIOUS first floor with wide entry, formal LR, DR, family room with WBFP & built in bar area, office/in law suite (5TH BEDROOM) with adjacent full bath, oversize laundry room with 1/2 bath and entrance to both the garage & yard. HUGE KITCHEN with granite, SS appliances, large island and breakfast area. UPSTAIRS offers a master suite with updated bathroom and custom walk in closet, three additional bedrooms, dual sink vanity in hall bath and great closet space. FINISHED BASEMENT is the PERFECT recreational area for kids or adults. PLENTY OF SPACE FOR EVERYONE - FULLY FENCED YARD!
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