Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$8,950,000 405 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set on over 5 private acres with over 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 and 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 N 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.
$1,495,000 1022 Aynsley Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045
This spectacular custom home of brick & stucco with a stunning slate roof is situated in the desirable Middlefork Farm area. Beautifully designed & meticulously maintained, it features hardwood floors, travertine, 11 ft ceilings, surround sound, plantation shutters, archways and exquisite millwork throughout. Private 1st floor library, gracious sized living room and separate dining room, grand family room with coffered ceiling & gourmet kitchen with new Sub-Zero, Viking, and large eating area. Upstairs, the luxurious Master bedroom has sitting area, large walk-in closets, and spa-like bathroom. All family bedrooms have en-suite baths and walk-in closets. The fabulous English basement is replete with recreation room with fireplace and eating area, 5th bedroom suite, exercise room, media room, and temperature controlled wine room. Gorgeous private yard is enhanced with new pergola and bluestone patio and walkways. Lovely grounds by Rocco Fiore Landscape make this an incredible setting.
$1,299,999 925 E Illinois Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
One of a kind property, built in 1916 as part of the Cyrus McCormick estate. Originally built as the "gardeners cottage" for the estate, the main gates and several lamp posts remain. Fabulous conservatory added to replace original greenhouse, use as a greenhouse with attached original potting shed or as additional living space. Kitchen remodel and Master bedroom addition includes additional family room on the 2nd floor by Barrett Construction. 3+ car heated garage. On one very private acre.
$1,399,000 227 W Onwentsia Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
GREAT OPPORTUNITY to live on Onwentsia Road! Immaculate Cape Cod on 1.35 acres. First floor master suite with walk-in closets. Cozy knotty pine family room with built-ins, fireplace & full bath. 2nd floor with pool table & built-in Murphy beds. Deep pour basement boasts 2nd laundry room. Recent improvements include: gutters replaced, 5 windows replaced-others repaired and painted. New A/C units, dishwasher, sump pump and back up sump. Cedar shake roof sprayed and cleaned. Entire exterior of home has been repainted. Backyard is fenced. Three car heated garage with studio, guest suite above.
Sophisticated and private, this handsome condo is located in the heart of downtown Lake Forest, close to beach, train, shops and restaurants. The entry leads to lovely living room/dining room with gas fireplace and hardwood floors. Sharp gourmet kitchen with granite counters and stone floors. Adjacent to the kitchen is a sun-filled den with built-ins. Master suite includes luxurious bath with double sinks, separate shower, whirlpool tub and ample closet space. In-unit laundry and 2 indoor heated parking spaces.
$3,695,000 1150 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautifully-renovated Mid-Century modern 5 bedroom, 6 full, 3 half bath estate with the sounds and views of Lake Michigan right across the street. Designed by Ike Colburn and reinvented by the current seller to optimize the master architect's vision for a home that sets your senses sailing. Taken to new heights with linear custom trim, Carrera marble and limestone baths, stone fireplaces and a state of the art kitchen, every angle excites and intrigues. Rare 1st-floor master bedroom suite with 4 en-suite bedrooms on the 2nd-floor wing. Spacious rooms accommodate art and entertaining. A wine cellar, billiard room and office area provide 3000 square feet of additional living space, plus a coach house with an airy loft apartment. Adding multi-faceted dimension and endless enjoyment, there is a tennis court, greenhouse, workshop, and 4-car garage.
$1,885,000 901 Hawthorne Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Just 2 blocks to Lake Michigan and close to town this beautiful home located on a premier side street is now priced $1,000,000 less than seller's investment. Extensive remodel brings to you a gorgeous new kitchen and 6 stunning baths and newer critical elements, roof, HVAC, windows, updates to plumbing and electrical - list of improvements is endless! Floor to ceiling windows bring the sunshine in and afford gorgeous views of the backyard which could easily hold a pool/pool house. Stunning kitchen with island & bar area focuses on the breakfast room with gas fireplace. Great circular flow with family room (with stone fireplace) directly off the kitchen. 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 and charming library. Upstairs welcomes you with a comfortable open den, 2 BR and 2 baths. Tons of storage, large courtyard, 3 car garage, generator, bluestone patio!
$1,325,000 1620 Tallgrass Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Experience one of Conway Farms premium lots and homes on the 12th fairway, with stunning golf course views and gorgeous sunsets. This beautifully appointed and decorated home shows to perfection, with eye catching features that include 10 ft. ceilings, impressive millwork, a gourmet kitchen open to stunning family room with vaulted ceiling with stone fireplace. Exquisite details showcases arched entrances to living & dining rooms, custom knotty pine library with fireplace and wet bar, first floor luxurious sunny master suite with 2 large closets, fabulous bath with large Jacuzzi tub, dbl sinks, large shower, plantation shutters. The second floor features 3 en suite bedrooms. The finished basement includes an exercise room/ study, 5th bed, 5th full bath, a large game room and rec room with fireplace, plus ample storage. Over 3/4 acre lot with lovely patio, 3 car garage.
$1,115,000 319 Ravine Park Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
GREAT NEW PRICE for this wonderful, move-in ready 5 bedroom, 4.1 bath Colonial in sought-after east Lake Forest location. Rebuilt in 1999, this gracious center-entry home boasts a lg, white kitchen w/stainless appliances, an island w/bfast bar + an eating area opening to the spacious family rm w/fireplace, a vaulted ceiling library w/wet bar & full bath (could easily become a 1st fl bedrm), a delightful screened porch overlooking the beautiful yard. The 2nd floor has 5 bedrooms/3 baths including a large master suite w/luxurious bath, a fireplace, terrific closets & a balcony. The 1st floor laundry/mud rm has tone of storage & a work station. Lovely details thruout including hardwood flrs, Marvin true divided light windows, 3 frpls & handsome millwork. Fiber optic cable for faster internet & 400 amp electrical service. Situated on a beautiful .4 acre lot within walking distance to town, train, LF High School & Sheridan Elementary.
$2,600,000 920 Hawthorne Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Designed by prominent architects, Litchfield and Rogers, and 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, 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 desireable east Lake Forest location! Perfection!
Car collector? 4 car heated garage! Not a collector, you will appreciate this extra space. Find quiet elegance, style & a warm welcoming feeling as you enter this special home. Versatile floor plan, designed to take full advantage of the wooded setting with walls of windows bringing the picturesque outdoors in. Architectural elements include a two-story foyer, tray & volume ceilings, hardwood floors, craftsman detailed millwork & many built-ins. Formal rooms & best of all, a relaxing family room & wood burning fireplace. Settle in the library with a novel or enjoy a glass of wine. Master bedroom suite on the 1st floor includes a walk-in closet & bath with tub, shower. 2nd floor master offers 2 closets & adjoining full bath. A loft & 35' bonus room are perfect for media, a gym, art, game tables, See the Possibilities. Experience easy living in Academy Woods a maintenance free neighborhood. Landscaping, snow removal, house painting.....Savor what an Academy Woods lifestyle has to offer.
$1,895,000 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.
Open and Inviting with Plenty of Space for Entertaining Family and Friends...Located at the end of a Private cul-de-sac in Stonebridge at Conway Farms...This Sunny Home is Just Right!! Open Living and Dining Rooms, 9 foot Ceilings, Spacious Kitchen with Center Island, and Separate Eating Area. First Floor Master Suite with 2 walk-in closets and Luxurious Bath. Large First Floor Laundry/Mudroom. Two En-Suite Bedrooms on 2nd floor. Full Finished Basement with Cedar Closet and Storage. Private Patio! Close to Everything! A+
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!
Exceptional classic colonial with great curb appeal ideally located on a pretty landscaped wooded lot. Constructed using a high level of craftsmanship, design, & finish. Amenities include tall ceilings, crown moldings, desired room flow, gleaming first floor hardwood floors, tray ceilings, handsome millwork, many windows. Spacious entry. Formal living room with bay window. Party sized dining room. Roomy white cooks kitchen with center island, granite countertops, breakfast area adjoins large family room with fireplace and built-ins. Both kitchen & family room open to huge deck overlooking private fenced lovely yard. Good sized laundry/mud room. Upstairs is spacious master suite with hardwood floors, grand closet space, fully appointed bath with whirlpool tub and 3 other bedrooms and hall bath. Finished lower level has great entertainment space, office area, cedar closet & tons of storage space. Excellent value in a wonderful neighborhood! Home Warranty.
Perfect opportunity! Situated in the coveted Washington Circle subdivision, this delightful vintage home has been lovingly rehabbed, hardwood floors throughout, new roof just a couple of years old, new and updated baths. Its new 2nd floor added in 2000 offers 4 bedrooms including a spacious master suite. The 1st floor presents a generous living room, family room and dining room, a full bath and a charming European-style country kitchen with a huge eating area and pantry. The walk-out basement offers a rec room, office/bedroom, full bath and laundry/utility rooms. Sheridan school district! Close to the best Lake Forest has to offer - shopping, restaurants, entertainment, transportation and the beach!
$5,995,000 1345 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
"Stornoway," a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to acquire a magnificent property of unprecedented grand scale, exceptional architecture and prestigious historical significance on Chicago's North Shore. This luxurious lakefront manor was designed by noted architect Howard Van Doren Shaw in 1908 with 11,000 SF above ground and 4,800 SF below grade, including a 10 car heated garage and elevator. Beautifully restored, renovated and meticulously maintained with a restored bluff and private beach, an expansive pier, pool, spa and 2 private access paths to the beach. One is stone with a terrace 1/2 way down, the other path is wood and stone. Infused with an atmosphere of sophistication and refinement, this grand estate is astutely sited on 3.68 stunning acres. 1 million dollars in improvements by the current owner. Perfection!
$3,950,000 745 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!
Nothing held back in this custom-built estate home situated on 2.8 breath-taking acres. Features include a gorgeous pool, pool house, tennis court, several patios, room to play and lots of privacy. Generously sized rooms, tall ceilings, marble and hardwood flooring, seven fireplaces and fabulous finishes are evident throughout. This spectacular home also offers a gorgeous formal dining room with fireplace and butler's pantry, spacious family room with wet bar and fireplace, sun room with two-story stone fireplace, beautifully paneled library, large kitchen with eating area, second kitchen and walk-in pantry. The second floor includes an incredible master suite with sitting room, luxurious bath, and two large walk-in closets. All bedrooms are en-suite with remodeled baths. Apartment over garage includes a bedroom suite with kitchenette and sitting room and a convenient laundry room completes the second floor. Huge basement with bar and wine storage, recreation room and exercise room.
$1,699,000 1100 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Your castle awaits you! Beautiful French Provincial located in the heart of LF! Soaring ceilings impress upon entry. Walls of windows bathe the home in natural light. 2 story entry w/a circular staircase. Liv Rm w/bright windows & fireplace. Custom cherry wood office. . The formal Din Rm has a butler's pantry. The kitchen is a chef's delight w expansive granite island, walk in pantry and new high end SS appliances! Amazing family room w/sun burst windows, cathedral ceiling & fireplace. Open floor plan is ideal for entertaining and family gatherings. Large first flr laundry room. Lovely sun room. The master suite is has its own sitting room, private bath & grand closet space. The finished basement has great entertainment space. This is an enchanting home on over an acre of wooded property. A MUST SEE... READY TO WELCOME YOU!
$1,150,000 414 W Deerpath Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Gracious in town colonial with exquisite millwork, large impressive rooms, 2 story family room with fireplace and custom built-ins, formal dining room with vaulted ceiling and large Palladian arch window, wide plank hardwood floors, 10 foot ceilings, first floor master suite with sitting room and office, delightful screened porch. Chef's kitchen with high end appliances, blue Bahia granite, dramatic island, brick stove surround, breakfast room with panoramic windows. Wide Southern influenced entry hall. Home borders golf course and is in walking distance to schools, town, train, restaurants and shops. Grounds professionally designed by Van Zelst, Brussels Block driveway, sprinkler system with Rainguard, 3 1/2 car garage with epoxy floor coating and built-in storage, Brondell Swash seat in powder room. Updated master bath with dual granite sink tops, Jacuzzi, steam shower, WIC's and dressing areas, add'l Brondell seat, Wet bar, security system, Nest thermostat.
$3,950,000 644 E Deerpath Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This magnificent in-town, east Lake Forest home is situated on 2 acres of beautiful lush landscaped property. One will find spectacular details throughout: gorgeous plaster mouldings, marble fireplaces, hardwood floors, and 12' ceilings, to name a few. The home offers Old World grandeur combined with the desirable features today's buyers are looking for - newer kitchen, updated bathrooms, updated mechanical systems, theater room and more. The home has 7 bedrooms, 7.1 bathrooms, an exquisite entry, a grand covered porch overlooking a gorgeous pool and spectacular yard. Additionally, there is a circular driveway with a stunning center landscaped feature, 3-car garage, and heated walkway. A true treasure!
$2,498,000 1295 Whitmore Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Custom built for current owner, this home has it all! Stately brick exterior w/slate roof on 1.38 acre incredible home site bordering the Middlefork Savanna. You will feel as if you are walking through the Botanic Gardens as you enjoy the pond w/bridges, gardens & waterfall. Winner of the coveted Gold Key Award for Architecture. Custom millwork, details & built-ins throughout. Handsome library w/fireplace & bay window. Sunroom surrounded by windows looks over the spectacular property. The master bedroom is a welcome retreat w/coffee bar, luxurious bath w/steam shower & deck overlooking the pool. 3rd floor bonus room & Lower Level w/exercise room, full bar area, kitchenette, rec room, game room & bedroom suite. Outside an oasis awaits w/pool & hot tub, expansive blue stone patio & cabana featuring kitchen & bath w/MacKenzie Childs finishes. Desirable 4 car heated garage. Enjoy the views & amenities of Middlefork Farm in close proximity, including Summer Farmer's Market & walking trails.
$1,850,000 1985 Windridge Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Unsurpassed quality of design & finish is the hallmark of this magnificent brick estate set on 1.44 acres in a private cul-de-sac. The home dazzles with Austrian crystal chandeliers, soaring arched windows, Herringbone patterned Oak floors, Neff cabinetry and a 2-story Great room of grand proportion. Imagine the sense of pride you will feel arriving at a home of this stature in a location like this!
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