Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
289 Properties Found
The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $653,650. This is higher than the county median home value of $227,750. The national median home value is $232,276. The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $653,650. Approximately 79% of Lake Forest homes are owned, compared to 12% rented, while 9% are vacant. Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you like to see a property, contact Lake Forest real estate agent to arrange a tour today! Learn more about Lake Forest Real Estate.
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This impeccable southern colonial is the epitome of elegance and sophistication. Nestled on 3/4 of an acre of professionally landscaped, meticulously manicured property it affords comfortable living and a perfect backdrop for gracious entertaining. The recently renovated gourmet kitchen is a dream come true equipped with every amenity and Subzero & Wolf appliances. The master bedroom suite features a luxurious marble bath with air-jet tub, walk-in shower, 2 vanities, heated floor and towel warmer plus a spectacular dressing room complete with custom closets and a coffee/wine bar. Three additional bedrooms, updated hall bath, family room with fireplace, spacious library/office, 1st & 2nd floor laundries, 2 HVAC systems, hardwood floors, and an expansive stone terrace highlighted by a gas fire pit and built in BBQ make this a very special offering. A treasure of a house renovated for today's life style with a touch of the charm and ambience of yesteryear.
This spacious home is the Everett floor plan is waterfront with amazing views of conservancy area and features a 1st floor Master Suite. Main level living features 1st Floor Study, Gourmet Kitchen open to Dining Room and Great room. Kitchen Features 42" upper cabinets with soft close drawers and doors, granite counters and Kitchen Aid stainless appliances. 1st floor master has over-sized walk-in closets, super shower and double vanities. Two large bedrooms and Loft upstairs. Full unfinished lookout basement, professionally landscaped homesite. Maintenance free living accessible to Tollways, Shopping, Entertainment and Dining. Photos are of an Everett staged model.
$1,380,000 400 Stablewood Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Brand new roof and breath-taking golf course lot! Timeless sophistication crafted lovingly to create the perfect blend of luxurious elegance and cozy warmth. Prepare to fall in love with this gorgeous masterpiece backing up to serene pond in desirable Conway Farms subdivision and Lake Forest High School district presenting in-law arrangement, private third level bedroom suite, custom millwork and prep kitchen. Two-story foyer welcomes you as you enter boasting sweeping staircase and views into formal living and dining room with butler's pantry. Brand new kitchen highlights stainless steel appliances, quartz counter tops, tile backsplash, 6 burner cooktop with built-in griddle, island with breakfast bar, eating area with exterior access and separate prep kitchen. Inviting family room offers floor to ceiling brick fireplace, direct access to sun-room and views into kitchen. Open layout is ideal for entertaining. Office, 2 half baths and laundry room complete the main level. Escape to your master suite through double doors featuring two sink vanity, make-up vanity, whirlpool tub, separate shower and walk-in closet. Bedroom with ensuite and in-law arrangement including loft and 2 bedrooms sharing a Jack&Jill bath adorn the second level. Third level presents the perfect bedroom suite with sitting room, full bathroom and dry-bar. Entertain in style in your finished basement with recreation room, wet-bar, exercise room, bedroom, full bathroom and unfinished storage area. Backyard is your outdoor oasis providing sun-filled patio and professional landscaping. This home has it all!
This exceptional home has so many distinctive features. A few that make a splash are the oversized lot, desirable area, convenient (close to school) location, custom blinds throughout the house, new 2nd floor windows, appliances, roof, utilities, and the fully-renovated second floor and basement. An appealing drive-up impresses, with mature landscaping, welcoming walk-up, and attached tandem 2-car garage (fits 3 cars). Step inside to appreciate the open-concept floor plan, highlighted by hardwood flooring and fresh, neutral paint. Natural sunlight from the many new windows exudes a warm feel throughout. Find the well-appointed kitchen ready to impress with not only newer appliances, lots of cabinetry, counter space, recessed lighting, and a huge eat-in bar for seating, but a kitchenette area leading to the back deck and a versatile built-in and desk space for work from home. Along with the kitchen, the main level offers a formal dining space with a fireplace, living area that opens to a roomy back deck, an office, and powder room. Upstairs find the master suite; relax here with room to stretch and enjoy the impressive bath featuring granite, custom lighting, and soaking tub with shower. Three additional bedrooms and an updated full bath complete this level. Guests and family alike will feel at home! Have fun in the finished basement with concrete ceilings, custom built-in entertainment system, bar with seating, and tile-flooring for easy care. Take the fun outside and relax in the hot tub or on the large back deck and lawn. Nice shed for storage and greenery provides some privacy. A dual furnace, humidifier and AC, 8 years old roof, 7 year old hot water heater, and 5 year old whole house generator round out this home's features. Add easy access to nearby school, park district & other amenities, plus LOW TAXES & NO ASSOCIATION FEES and a Motivated Seller; you've got every reason to make this your next home!
Stunning 4 bedroom and 2.5 bath home in sought after Academy Woods. This impressive home boasts a 2 story foyer with an open floor plan and vaulted ceilings. A Spacious first floor master suite with a private bath and separate shower with large walk in closet. The chef's kitchen has granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances with plenty of space to entertain. The warm and cozy sun room located off the kitchen lets you enjoy the weather anytime of the year. The yard has a lovely brick patio perfect for your backyard BBQ. Close to interstate, dining, shopping and entertainment.
Gorgeous, meticulously maintained condo offering almost 2000 square feet of fabulous living space within walking distance to downtown Lake Forst. The open floor plan allows for lots of flexibility for today's lifestyle. Features in this light-filled unit include hardwood floors, nine-foot ceilings, custom moldings, solid core doors, fireplace and built-in bookcases. The updated gourmet kitchen boasts a large island, granite countertops, high-end stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar. The generously sized Master bedroom features a large walk-in closet and bathroom with double vanity and spacious shower. A second bedroom and den/third bedroom offer lots of space and options with nice built-ins. This unit includes two underground, heated parking spaces as well as a personal storage area. Fabulous convenient location and ready for you to move right in!
This Wonderfully bright and sunny condo with skylights had been completely remodeled and ready to move in. From top to bottom- new flooring and carpeting as well as crown moldings and everything in between sets this unit apart from all others! A fabulous open kitchen to living/dining area featuring high end appliances, beautiful cabinetry and quartz counters make this a great space for entertaining. Second bedroom with large closet can be used as a den/office . Large master suite with walk-in closet and luxurious bathroom with custom seated shower with polished nickel fixtures. Beautifully appointed hall bath with soaking tub and washer/dryer in closet. Juliette balcony with new deck overlooks green space. Well maintained building with tuck pointing and exterior painting completed 2019. This two bedroom, two bath condo is an easy walk to town and train! A must see...
A fabulous single family home, this house is filled with light, offers great space and a wonderful, open floor plan. With five bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths, two kitchens and lots of living space, this home can be anything you want it to be. It also offers an excellent opportunity for an income property or multi-generational living situation near Lake Forest High School! The larger unit features hardwood floors in the separate living and dining rooms, and an updated galley style kitchen with stainless steel appliances and powder room. The large family room features vaulted and beamed ceilings, marble wood burning fireplace, and large sliding doors that open to the deck and lovely back yard. The ample storage cabinetry near the second entrance can be used as a mudroom and additional storage and in unit laundry are located in the basement. The second floor features 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The smaller unit can be used as a mother-in-law or nanny apartment and features hardwood floors, an open living room with kitchen including fridge, range, microwave and dishwasher, and an ensuite bedroom upstairs. Washer and dryer included. The property also has a new fence and 2 car garage with additional space for parking. Great location and a terrific investment, it is close to town, train and beach. Virtual tours and floor plans are available.
Located in the highly sought after East Lake Forest location you will find this charming, classic two story farm house which provides a ton of character and a great overall layout! The floor plan offers a more open feel for a farm-home style, the living room offers a large bay window which allows natural sunlight to really brighten the home, there are hardwood floors throughout both levels of the home. The kitchen was updated not too long ago and features granite counters, SS appliances and opens into a large eat in area which overlooks the private deep wooded lot! The home offers three bathrooms, the master bath blends modern finishes with a vintage charm effortlessly, there is a full unfinished basement along with 2 car garage. The location is ideal, close to the lake, close to train and town, this is the premiere location of LF! Do not pass on this home, get inside and see all the property has to offer.
Fantastic set back location rarely available at this price. Elegant Colonial entrance. Updated white kitchen with stainless steel appliances. Recently updated baths. Freshly refinished hardwood floors, no carpet. Freshly painted. Clean and ready for the next owner. This is your private sanctuary near to town, train and lake. Generous garage space. Driveway offers turn around and parking options for gathering. Substantial property extending west from the home. First time available in over 50 years.
Enjoy charming Lake Forest living in gorgeous 4 bedroom, 2.1bath home with over $50k in updates. Gleaming hardwood flooring throughout! Luscious landscaping and cozy front porch lead you into the inviting foyer offering views into formal living and dining room. Enjoy cooking your favorite meals in gourmet kitchen boasting stainless steel appliances, custom wood-paneled refrigerator, granite countertops, connected wet-bar/butler's pantry and eating area with exterior access. Family room is the heart of the home highlighting floor to ceiling stone fireplace and direct access to your serene backyard. Half bathroom and laundry room complete main level. Escape to your master bedroom with walk-in closet and ensuite. Three additional bedrooms and one full bathroom adorn second level. Finished basement is waiting for you to make it your own! Fully fenced backyard is your outdoor oasis presenting sun-filled deck and peaceful views. Close proximity to two metra lines, RT41, Lake Forest College and plenty more! Welcome Home!
Outstanding brick ranch, sited amid stately oaks on coveted Morningside Drive. This prime .5 acre setting offers privacy within a beautiful neighborhood, yet is within close proximity to Lake Michigan, bike/hiking trails, the Ft Sheridan Metra Station, Starbucks and many fine restaurants. Commuters may walk to the Metra train in 5 minutes! The freshly painted interior boasts an expansive floor plan with four large bedrooms, an elegant living room, separate formal dining room and an updated eat-in kitchen with white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, island and planning desk. The kitchen is open to the family room. It has a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace (full masonry), adjacent bookshelves and gorgeous windows with views of the rear lawn and bluestone patio. Quality light oak hardwood floors enhance all four bedrooms, hallway, dining and family rooms. The owner made a substantial investment in Marvin windows that are highly efficient and easy to clean. The full, partially finished basement provides abundant space for recreation and storage. The laundry is in the basement but there is optional laundry hook-up in the mud room. Gain quick access into the home through the side-loading, attached 2.5 car garage. See the floor plans to appreciate the wonderful architectural flow. A single story home of this quality and location is rare! This home is available for showings, and a swift closing.
Welcome home! This East Lake Forest brick Georgian sits on almost an acre. Located in desirable Onwentsia Gardens on a private cul de sac, this home is filled with sensational natural light. You will love the impressive double story foyer that opens to a formal dining and living room. The open spacious floor plan is an entertainers dream with access to the expansive patio and huge private back yard, from the family room, kitchen and study. The gourmet cook's kitchen features quartz counter tops, a six burner Viking cook top, Miele dishwasher, Sub Zero refrigerator, trash compactor, JennAir double oven, under counter lighting and generous cabinet storage space. The kitchen brilliantly opens to the amazing family room with a wall of French doors that invite the outdoors in and provides a great flow for indoor/outdoor living! The home offers two fireplaces, dramatic vaulted ceilings and gleaming hardwood floors throughout. The first floor study, with beautiful vaulted ceiling, sky lights and fireplace, has access to the back yard, which makes it the ideal home office with its own entrance. All four spacious bedrooms are upstairs on one level. The luxuriously sized master suite is the perfect "Get-A-Way". The spacious luxury master bath has separate his & her dressing areas, each with walk in closets and separate sink areas, leading to the joint large bathroom with steam shower and Jacuzzi tub. The finished basement provides superior additional living space with room for an exercise area, office and entertaining with another full bathroom! You'll appreciate the sensational yard with attractive patio and large areas to play! The first floor laundry features a newer Bosch Washer & Dryer. A deep 3 car, garage with new garage doors, has a side door access to a huge fenced dog run. The home offers a Sump Pump with Back Up System, Sprinkler System and 2 zoned A/C & HVAC. Fantastic location to transportation, school, park and shopping.
$1,299,000 120 W Alden Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set on 3+ acres of the original J. R. Thompson estate known as the "Highlands" this property was built in 1965 sparing no expense. The custom home built by Thomas Bleck, has been impeccably maintained by the original owner and boasts of many details including, 9 ft ceilings, hardwood floors, paneling and built-in cabinetry. Other features include a well-designed floor plan perfect for entertaining, professionally landscaped grounds with a swimming pool, dog run and outdoor seating areas. A paneled library with bar, four season porch with a tile and brick floor, mudroom, butler's pantry and breakfast room are just a few areas worth mentioning. Nine bedrooms, 7 full baths and 3 half baths make this address perfect for a family. Classic lines, beautiful grounds, sweeping vistas, mature trees, make this the ideal investment opportunity. Be the first to easily update this home and make it your own.
Available for a quick close! Impressive center entrance colonial in the highly coveted Whispering Oaks neighborhood. 3 blocks to Cherokee Elementary School. Crisp & immaculate inside & out! True 5 bedroom home includes 3 full bathrooms on the 2nd floor. Endless options to use large extra bedrooms as home office, playroom or yoga/meditation room! Renovated master suite enjoys a large walk in closet, a high-end master bathroom with stone tiled shower with body sprays & rainfall , double vanity with marble counter tops, separate make-up table and large jetted tub. The spacious first floor enjoys light hardwood floors lots of natural light and a neutral decor. The white kitchen with shaker cabinets opens to the family room with built-in bookcases and paneled fireplace. The deck faces west to the big beautiful fenced yard-perfect for entertaining, gardening, playing on the included playset and the family dog! Hardwood floors throughout. The basement offers a recreation room with plenty of room for the toys and loads of storage. Within a 10 minute walk you will find the Metra, Starbucks, lakefront, walking trails and local restaurants. Park your jet skis, RV or sports car on your additional parking pad! New furnace in 2020! Make your move today!
What an astounding opportunity to live in desirable Conway Farms! Located on a cul-de-sac opening to the third hole of the renown Conway Farms golf course, this beautiful, meticulously maintained residence offers a thoughtfully designed 2686 sf floor plan reflecting quality craftsmanship throughout. The attractive foyer opens to the formal dining room, family room, and spacious gourmet kitchen with breakfast area, three sets of French doors opening to the expansive brick patio gracing the landscaped garden. A guest bath and combined mud and laundry room finish this floor. The second floor opens onto a spacious loft with ample storage, and leads to the master suite and two additional bedrooms. The master bath boasts a lovely slipper clawfoot tub, double sinks, separate WC and shower. The two additional bedrooms share a Jack-and-Jill bathroom. The basement presents an inspired recreation room styled for wonderful entertainment for the younger set, and cavernous storage beyond. Accessed through the three French doors in the family room and breakfast rooms, the professionally landscaped garden and brick patio invite restful relaxation. Conway Farms offers tennis courts, a pool, Clubhouse, playground, nature trails and the opportunity for membership in the world-renown golf course, famous for hosting the BMW Golf Tournament. Close to 94/294, Metra, prime shopping, restaurants, and only 25 min to O'Hare airport! The city of Lake Forest offers a lovely ambience, beautiful Market Square, Open Lands with nature trails, and a striking beach - and as an additional attraction, Lake Forest is proud to have the lowest taxes in Lake County! Your Dream Home awaits! Enjoy the 3D tour!
$1,795,000 101 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This grand home on Mayflower Road has been completely reimagined! Situated on a 1 plus acre site, this home boasts picturesque views of winding ravine, expansive chefs kitchen, large morning room,family room spanning the rear of home with bespoke views. Home also features 11' ceilings,10' paneled doors Five bedroom suites with new marble baths. Master suite featires 14' ceilings, dressing room and huge terrace overlooking breathtaking ravines. Rare location,scale and state of the art finishes and detail. Call broker for showing instructions during this Covid-19 period. This property is also for rent for $7,000 per month
Incredible opportunity for this bank-owned contemporary home. This light filled residence has 6340 SF with soaring ceilings and dramatic living space. Features a gourmet kitchen with center island, granite countertops, high-end stainless appliances, and breakfast room. Spacious living room has wet bar and fireplace, and opens to dining room with fireplace. Library with fireplace opens to spacious family room. Two 1st floor ensuite master bedrooms, plus two bedrooms and bath on second floor. Master features HIS & HERS baths, 2 huge walk-in closets and a study with fireplace. Large mud room and laundry room off of the kitchen with access to sunroom and exercise room. Finished lower level has recreation room. For the car enthusiast, there is an impressive 9 car garage all tucked away on a private 1.5 acre lot with brick paver patio & lovely bluestone terrace. A private retreat in a great walk to Metra & shops location. Incredible value! 100% Tax Proration. Sold in AS IS condition.
$2,495,000 1007 Hawthorne Place Lake Forest, IL 60045
Ellslloyd, a gorgeous 1907 estate tucked away in East Lake Forest, has been restored and modernized beyond its original grandeur for today's lifestyle. Designed by Fifth Avenue architect Robert David Kohn, this magnificent home is grand in scale yet ever so inviting. The spacious and elegant foyer welcomes you to this one-of-a-kind estate, which offers both luxury and a place to enjoy the comforts of home. Large rooms, 8 unique fireplaces and high ceilings throughout. The newer gourmet kitchen features fresh white cabinetry with honed granite counters. A true chef's kitchen, this bright space has top-of-the-line appliances and abundant storage. The handsome paneled library with numerous bookcases is anchored by an inviting fireplace. A treetop retreat, the third floor includes a bonus room for hours of entertainment. Four car heated garage. Over 1 acre of land close to Lake Michigan on a private cul de sac lot.
Beautifully renovated (in 2018) east-facing top third floor condo with heated thermostat controlled wood-look porcelain flooring in foyer and kitchen. All three sets of sliding doors and all windows, bring in lots of light and fresh air. Two sets of sliders open to the east terrace. All paneled interior doors and door casings are new and oversized. New crown molding and baseboards. Kitchen is fully renovated too inclusive of white cabinetry which reaches to ceiling height and has under-counter lighting, stainless steel appliances including Induction range and self-cleaning feature, Silestone quartz countertops, mosaic tile backsplash, and custom vertical blinds. Master bathroom is fully renovated. Guest bath partially renovated. Separate laundry room. All closets are built-in by Closets By Design. Large master bedroom with built-in plantation shutters. 2018 neutral carpeting in all common areas. Large living/dining room. Recessed lighting and extra electrical outlets added throughout. Bryant furnace with new Aprilaire humidifier. A spotless, renovated clean home awaits you in a dog friendly condominium building with a pool. Roof replaced in 2018. Strong reserves!
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.
Original owner, Extremely well cared for home. A three bedroom with two full and one half bath. Large living Room with wood burning fireplace and combo dining room with newly finished hardwood floors. Kitchen with eating area. Separate family room with new carpeting. Walk out lower level is the full imprint of the home with second family room or bedroom with new flooring.. Also a second kitchen downstairs. The mechanical room has storage 43'x14'. New roof with new gutters and downspouts. One block from Ft. Sheridan train station.
$647,900 935 Gage Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
Wonderfully maintained 5 bedroom, 3 bath Colonial featuring a newer eat-in kitchen with white cabinetry, quartz countertops, and stainless steel appliances. Newer windows throughout the house. Hardwood flooring in most rooms. Large living room flooded with natural light from floor to ceiling windows, formal dining room, family room with stone fireplace and access to patio. The first floor also includes a fifth bedroom or office connected to a full bath, and a convenient mud room with laundry. Upstairs includes four spacious bedrooms and two full baths. The master suite includes a walk-in closet with custom organizers, and white tile bathroom. Three additional large bedrooms with hardwood floors. The basement provides plenty of room for storage and high ceilings offer great opportunity to finish the space. Graciously sited on 1.39 acres, the home is setback from the street for privacy and surrounded by a landscaped yard. Award winning Everett Elementary School and conveniently located between both downtown Lake Forest or Lake Bluff.
Charming Cape Cod located in the Northmoor neighborhood with Southern exposure, natural light pouring through and steps from South Park. Opportunities abound with this little gem. Hardwood floors throughout and a great floor plan. Eat in kitchen, a sun filled family room off the mud room, a half bath along with a formal dining room and living room complete the first floor. Upstairs features three spacious bedrooms, with two full baths, great closet space and room for expansion. The fun basement includes a huge closet, large recreation room and ample storage. The back yard features a brick patio and fire pit. Addition was built in 2005. The home offers endless possibilities in a fabulous neighborhood.
Picturesque and roomy, this 3 bedroom 2.1 bath, Nantucket retreat in Conway farms will impress with its style and updates. Refinished hardwood floors throughout, with fresh Farrow & Ball paint and wall coverings, create a warm and relaxing feeling. The foyer opens to a stunning living room with vaulted ceilings, new ship-lap and inviting fireplace. Open the french door to a refinished three-season room with exterior access to a back patio and wooded rear yard. The gourmet kitchen has custom cabinets and granite countertops, with skylight and wall of windows. The kitchen has been updated with backsplash, new hardware, lighting, updated appliances, and Perrin and Rowe faucets. The first-floor laundry, off the kitchen, has white cabinetry, deep porcelain laundry sink, and 2018 GE deep fill washer & dryer. The first-floor master suite is spacious with a walk-in closet and spa bathroom with porcelain tile and Kohler fixtures. Second floor has two spacious bedrooms and incredible built in's. The second-floor bath has dual sinks, porcelain tile, shower/tub with Kohler fixtures. The dining room has a lovely bay window with access to the kitchen and living room for open concept entertaining. Lower level, with high ceilings, has family room, small wine closet, and large walk-in cedar closet. There is room to expand in the unfinished area or for additional storage space. Owner has added additional shrubbery for enhanced privacy and other plantings for Spring and Summer color. Community pool, pool house and tennis court just steps away in this maintenance-free living community. Easy access to expressway, shopping and dining.
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