Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
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$3,995,000 765 W Westleigh Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
A noteworthy Lake Forest residence privately situated on a five acre parcel adjacent to protected Open Lands property. Classic Georgian architecture, with symmetry and balance that is replicated on the front and rear facades. The grand entry foyer spans the width of the home, and leads directly out to the terrace and grounds. Architectural details are irreplaceable today. Millwork is a work of art. Formal rooms are grand, yet warm and welcoming. Exceptional updates have been made in the past two years to systems; heating, cooling, electrical, electronics, security, smart house technology, have all been brought to today's standards and beyond. Kitchen features LaCornue range, SubZero refrigerators, large island with tremendous storage and work space. Tranquil hearth room with fireplace and access to patios. 4 car garage and coach house apartment. Smart house technology. Exceptional.
Nature, lakes & tranquility define the exclusive maintenance-free Academy Woods on the grounds of the former J. Ogden Armour estate. This special home, on a premium lot enjoys views of the pond & waterfall. Elements of design include walls of windows, a two-story foyer, vaulted, tray & volume ceilings, transom windows & hardwood floors. Two-story living room centers on a wood burning fireplace, custom library wall. Elegant formal dining in the round. 39' kitchen & family room combination w/2nd fireplace. 1st floor master suite. Spacious 21' room on the 2nd floor room ideal for hobbies, your art studio, office or 2nd master bedroom. DISCOVER LAKE FOREST: Friendly small town atmosphere; Award winning schools; Low property taxes; Historic Market Square for shopping and dining; Lake Michigan resident's beach; Active community centers; Metra to Ogilvie and Union stations; State of the art medical facility; Easy access to I-294 and Rt.41. Comfort, Style, Elegance!
$3,975,000 211 W Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This inviting home by James Otis integrates modern architecture, interior design, stunning landscaping and is designed around a central courtyard by Shin Abe of Zen Associates. The 2.53 acres create lush tranquil gardens and outdoor rooms that back up to Lake Forest Open Lands, yet is walking distance to town. The home was totally updated and renovated in 2002 with new mechanicals, plumbing and wiring and includes a chef's kitchen, spa quality baths and wine cellar, both 2nd floor and basement laundries. A spectacular 1st floor master suite overlooks park-like grounds. Outdoor living is taken to new levels with the outdoor screened kitchen/studio, fire pit, spa, pool and original Adler his and her changing rooms. The home is a sophisticated backdrop for either traditional or modern. A two bedroom suite with private stairs is perfect for nannies or in-laws. The versatile plan is appealing to active families or those looking for a quiet retreat.
$2,175,000 605 College Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
True in town living! Easy walk to train/beach/dining/shopping! Just completed, meticulous and TOTAL renovation of this beautiful 3 story home provides a casually chic atmosphere teamed with state of the art amenities. Experience the highest level of quality craftsmanship, highlighted by hardwood/stone floors, custom mill work and built-in cabinetry. Over 100 new windows maximize natural light and spectacular vistas. Sun room w/comfy over-sized upholstered swing overlooks new blue stone patio/gas fire pit. The re-design creates today's popular open concept living with a family room/kitchen combo. Quartzite counters and top of the line appliances; Wolf ovens/ La Cornue range/ Liebherr French door refrigerator/built in 4 bottle Dacor wine station/Sub-Zero Wine Cooler and a temp. controlled wine cellar in basement. Luxurious Master Suite w/"tree top" office, fireplace, large WIC's. Stunning bath w/hydro jet tub/double sinks/curbless shower. 4 additional bedrooms- 2 en suite. 3 car garage!
$8,499,000 405 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set on over 5 private acres with nearly 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 & 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.
$1,711,000 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.
$3,589,000 745 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!
$3,750,000 327 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Expertly renovated stately Georgian set on a gated 2.3 acres in a coveted East LF location. Sophisticated & comfortable, it offers great architectural detail, extensive moldings, stunning light fixtures, soaring ceilings & superb finishes. It features gorgeous mahogany library with limestone FP and handsome built-ins, one-of-the kind 2-story wine cellar w/ tasting room, dramatic living room with barreled hand painted ceiling & grand fireplace, oversized dining room with hand painted walls & large windows overlooking the stunning grounds. Large butlers pantry with mosaic marble floor, hand hammered silver sink & custom cabinetry, stunning De Giulio kitchen with high end appliances (including a pizza oven), huge center island & separate breakfast room. Gorgeous bedroom suites, an in-law apartment with kitchen & elevator. Finished lower level complete with driving range/ sport court. Finished 3rd floor with workout room, bedroom, full bath and ample storage. Beautiful gardens, stone patios & terraces. Olympic size pool. outdoor fireplace. Back up generator. Slate roof. Extensive landscaping and hardscape, gated entry. Move-in ready!
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