Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
269 Properties Found
The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $779,900. 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 $779,900. 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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$3,895,000 460 S Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Extraordinary opportunity! Built by Legacy in 2007, this stunning estate exudes warmth & luxury. The gorgeous kitchen has custom cabinetry, hi-end appliances & a breakfast room w/breathtaking views of the grounds & opens to to a large family room w/a beam ceiling & handsome fireplace. The sunroom, w/radiant heated floors & fireplace is adjacent to an impressive paneled library w/fireplace. Beautiful moldings & details are throughout the formal living room & dining room. A master suite w/a dressing room, sitting room, fireplace, luxurious bath & balcony, is perfection. The finished lower level w/heated floors is perfect for casual entertaining at the great bar or while watching movies on the projection screen. Bluestone terraces overlook the grounds & provide a wonderful private setting for entertaining. Adjacent to common area that feels like 2.25 acres. Impeccable architectural detailing, an elevator, a Ludowici clay tile roof & a 4 car garage are included in this exceptional home.
$3,950,000 51 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Incredible value for an estate that is close to town and Lake Forest Country Day School. Designed by Ambrose Cramer and meticulously expanded and totally renovated by Hammond Beeby Architects in 2008, this magnificent home is truly one-of-a-kind and in pristine condition. Superior quality construction with an elevator, a Ludowici Clay tile roof, zinc coated copper gutters and downspouts, a fabulous high-end gourmet kitchen with butler's pantry, gleaming Birger Juell hardwood floors, and intricate millwork throughout. Beautifully updated bathrooms with his and hers master baths and dressing rooms. Stunning finishes and lighting throughout. Large and gracious rooms overlook professionally landscaped grounds with stunning gardens and exquisite water features. Generator and attached, heated 3 car garage with custom doors and built-in storage. Enjoy the privacy that this property affords and the tranquility rarely found. Absolute perfection!
$1,150,000 1530 W Old Mill Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Situated on 2 rolling acres, this ranch house has been recently renovated and expanded. A little slice of heaven, with expansive patios and extraordinary outdoor living, it should be considered a room! Views from every window overlooking glorious perennial gardens. What is not to love in this truly gourmet and family kitchen? Great closet space throughout the home, convenient to shopping, schools and train. Spacious and gracious, great for a young family or empty nesters and everyone in between! This is a house for a lifetime, the serenity of the country and proximity to transportation, peaceful and tranquil, you won't believe the birds at the feeders!
Open House: Sunday, 1/27 1:00-3:00PM
Spacious and impeccably maintained 4 bed/4.1 bath, 3661 sq ft Cape Cod on fabulous corner lot in desired Whispering Oaks. Wonderful curb appeal is just the beginning. Dark hardwood floors welcome you into a bright & large living room with fireplace and bay windows to watch unobstructed sunrise. Dining room is a great place for entertaining. Large updated kitchen features granite counter tops, double oven, butler's pantry w/ glass front cabinetry & eat-in kitchen. Family room with wood burning fireplace is cozy yet large & has access to back patio with attached gas grill. Large 1st floor master has new windows, recently remodeled spa-like bath with deep soaking tub and separate shower. Office can be converted into a 5th bedroom. Finished basement is the perfect substitute for a playroom! Shake roof. Excellent location - close to train, easy access to HWY and less than a mile from Cherokee elementary.
$1,550,000 1241 Edgewood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Coveted and classic East Lake Forest home sitting pretty on this 1+ acre lot! This picturesque white Colonial has been carefully updated and restored while preserving the original warmth and feel. Natural light beams though the enormous windows in the Living rooms and Sun Room and highlight the gorgeous, expansive yard from the moment you walk in! Volume ceilings and rich hardwood floors throughout most of the home! Awesome updated kitchen with large eating area and center island, updated baths and 1st floor office make this an easy house to love! The Master suite is a great place to unwind at the end of a busy day complete with sitting area, fireplace and walk-in closet! Great places to find privacy in this house too! 3rd floor playroom plus stylish loft over garage is perfect for guests, office or yoga studio! Blue stone patio and charming breezeway! Move right in and live ever so close to town, train, beach and schools!
$1,349,999 1490 Kurtis Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
This is the house you have been waiting for! Be the lucky owner of this gorgeous 6498 sf home completely redone in 2017 and then additional enhancements completed in 2018! Not an inch was unturned here! New kitchen featuring all new Thermador appliances ($30K package), amazing "Super Carrera" marble island, quartz counter tops and beautiful white cabinetry. Open and inviting floor plan which is on the top of every buyers list! Bathrooms all new and very stylish as well as beautiful European brushed oak hardwood floors throughout both the 1st and 2nd levels! Master is a dream come true! Ample space for sitting area, extra built in closets, large soaking tub, custom tile and rain fall shower! Finished lower level with additional bedroom, full bath and Recreation area's. 3 car heated garage, professionally landscaped 1.5+ acre yard with new perimeter fencing, large deck and beautiful pond! New mechanical's, electric, ducts, driveway, underground sprinklers, generator, etc.
This cozy brick and cedar ranch home has 2,189 SF and is situated on a wooded .5 acre corner lot in a great location just a few blocks from desirable Cherokee Elementary and Waveland Park. Hardwood floors in most rooms. Step down living room with gas log brick fireplace & sliders to outdoor patio. Dining room off freshly painted front foyer. Kitchen has corion counters, breakfast bar and opens to spacious eating area with beamed ceiling and brick fireplace. Master bedroom has private bath and sliders to outdoor patio. Attached 2 car garage & full unfinished basement provides expansion possibility and plenty of storage. Lots of potential! Wonderful neighborhood near schools, park and downtown shopping district. Sold in "As Is" condition.
Open House: Sunday, 1/27 2:30-4:00PM
Addition was built in 2005
Open House: Sunday, 1/27 1:00-3:00PM
A wide open floor plan highlights this beautiful home with can't-miss curb appeal. Recently rehabbed kitchen with gorgeous cabinetry, large breakfast bar, and high end appliances open up to an inviting family room with an exposed brick fireplace and natural light pouring in from the floor to ceiling windows. The large living room has a second fireplace, creating an ideal entertaining space. The second floor has a vast master suite along with three more spacious bedrooms. Freshly finished basement provides a whole other floor of living space to customize. Recent updates and highlights include new roof and gutters, new HVAC, Hardie board for minimal maintenance, upgraded kitchen and bathrooms, hardwood floors throughout, and fresh paint. 5 minute walk to the train, bike path, and Cherokee Elementary School! Broker interest.
Open House: Sunday, 1/27 12:00-3:00PM
Maintenance-free living at its finest! This beautiful, move-in ready home is situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in Conway Farms. Incredibly well-maintained with newer mechanicals and many upgrades. The 1st floor features hardwood floors and 9' ceilings; a large kitchen, SS appliances, pantry, large eat-in area, & butler's pantry. Separate, large formal dining room; a lovely living room w/ gas fireplace & 12' ceiling; a separate den/office w/ French doors to living room; the Master Bedroom suite w/ 2 large walk-in closets, bay window, and Master Bathroom w/ double vanity, soaking tub, and shower. The 2nd floor has two bedrooms and an expansive full bath. The basement has a cedar closet and plenty of storage space. Outside, the backyard features a lovely patio w/ lots of privacy. Close to train, highway access, schools, Costco, and West LF. Access to CF pool, tennis courts. ** Sellers will pay ALL 2018 HOA assessments...just move right in and enjoy! **
CHECK OUT THIS RARE GUT REHAB COLONIAL IN H.O. STONE. BUILDER DID IT ALL! ROOF, SIDING, HARDWOOD FLOORING, & CAN LIGHTS IN EVERY BEDROOM. KILLER KITCHEN AND BATHS UPDATED TO CURRENT ON TREND FINISHES. BASEMENT IS FINISHED AND READY TO ENJOY!
$1,249,000 650 Newcastle Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautiful, easy maintenance home in a park like setting, close to everything, walking distance to the train and shops. Wonderful scale & flow, high ceilings and moldings throughout. First floor features an eat-in kitchen w/ granite & stainless, center island w/room for stools & separate breakfast table area. Spacious family room w/ vaulted ceilings & fireplace, open to kitchen, overlooks deck, patio & lush yard. Private study w/ French doors, living rm w/ fireplace, formal dining room. Large mudroom w/ laundry. 2nd floor offers large master suite- tray ceiling, walk in closet, marble bath w/double sinks & dressing table, large shower, Jacuzzi. 3 addl good scale bedrooms & 2 more full baths complete 2nd floor. Finished lower level w/high ceilings has large rec room, cherry built-ins, 5th BR & 4th full bath. Beautiful professionally landscaped back yard. New roof ('17) and updated mechanicals. 3-car garage. Quiet location across from nature conservancy. Move in and enjoy.
$4,395,000 1200 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
MAGNIFICENT newer construction home with exquisite details throughout on 1.6 acre site across from Lake Michigan! This home offers superb craftsmanship and finishes featuring old-world charm and modern conveniences to satisfy the most discriminating buyer. Features include high ceilings, rich millwork, walnut hardwood floors, elevator, 9 fireplaces, gourmet kitchen, luxurious master suite, walnut-paneled library, and radiant heat. Finished Lower Level with his/hers changing rooms, hot tub room with exterior door to pool, amazing bar, wine cellar, family room, rec. areas, media room, exercise room, guest suite, and tons of storage. Exterior space has west-facing pool, fireplace, stone patios and surrounded in lush landscaping with ravine views.
Charming cape cod located in sought after Northmoor neighborhood offers modern finishes and spaces with open floor plan. This 3079 sq ft brick and cedar home renovated and expanded in 2015 offers hardwood floors throughout, white kitchen with large breakfast eat-in, quartz island with seating and Thermador appliances. Well planned mudroom/laundry room with organized lockers. Versatile floor plan allows you to customize the spaces to fit your needs. Sun-filled family room with custom built-in cabinetry and gas log fireplace provides a comfortable experience. Four bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms on the second floor, a master suite with Southern exposure, walk-in closet and spa-like bathroom...Finished basement with bar, playroom, full bathroom, office/5th bedroom and new deep pour with exercise room/recreation room. A must see!
$1,299,980 1036 Estate Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
The former Mill Road Farm Golf Course Clubhouse and Caddyshack has been remolded into a home with today's open area floor plan but keeping the Character, History, and Charm .This Magnificent Home is a one of a kind residence on 1.8 acres, fitting the needs of today's modern family. Backyard with breathtaking sunsets, half basketball court & 4 patios are a dream for entertaining & hosting.
$869,000 560 Buena Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Lake Forest rare find in prestigious, family friendly "Ponds" neighborhood! Just renovated! Sunlit open concept Chef's kitchen with double convection oven and 5-burner gas range. Huge quartz island and counter overlooking living room, built in bluetooth compatible speaker, perfect for entertaining or family life. New roof. Flawless basement living space with in-ceiling speakers, and eco-friendly ethanol fireplace surrounded by custom stacked stone, and wet bar. Elegant and updated fixtures, master carpentried millwork throughout the home. Lush, private backyard, with fenced in yard, fire pit, nestled by trees. Walking distance to 3 ponds, Waveland Park and award winning Lake Forest schools. Priced to sell, you will not find a house as updated at this price point in Lake Forest!
Wow! Over 3500 sq.ft. total finished living space in sought after Whispering Oaks. This meticulously updated home features a custom gourmet chef's kitchen, with 10' island that seats 5. Stainless appliances, walk in pantry, open floor plan fabulous for formal, as well as everyday entertaining. The spacious family room boasts a custom wet bar with wine cellar, refrigerator, gas fireplace, and built in seating. Four generous size bedrooms with hardwood floors and large closets are together on the 2nd level. Both Master and guest baths feature heated flooring, motion sensored lights as well as humidity sensored fans. A large office/bonus room is on the 3rd floor/upper level with skylights, and additional storage access. Spacious media room, play room and laundry complete this warm and welcoming retreat. Enjoy sipping hot cocoa around the fire pit on the patio situated off the main great room. Back yard fenced and invisible fence in front. Walk to Metra train.
Fabulous, priced-to-sell Conway Farms townhome in "The Commons". Maintenance-free living at its best in Lake Forest. Conveniently located across from the pool and tennis courts with wooded rear yard. Extraordinarily bright end-unit with privacy and not looking into another unit. Ideal floor plan featuring spacious first floor master suite. Meticulously maintained and cared for. All new Pella windows and patio doors in 2010. Second floor expanded bedroom build-out with wall to wall built-in-bookcases which can be used as an executive office. Unfinished basement will allow new owner to design and complete build-out to their likes. Note: Wine room in basement already built. Includes a new 75 gallon hot water heater 2016. New furnace and AC in 2018. New dishwasher, double oven & microwave 2016. Back-up sump pump. Hunter Douglas Duets window treatments throughout. Extra large garage storage cabinets. Bring your buyers ASAP.... This carefree-home won't last long!!!
Just move right in and enjoy this newly updated Cape Cod-style home in award-winning Conway Farms Golf community. No more shoveling snow here! The HOA removes the snow and maintains the landscaping so you can relax. A welcoming foyer greets guests into the home with a view of the lovely living room beyond. Large newer gourmet kitchen is comfortable for gatherings of all sizes - everyone hangs out in the kitchen after all! A separate dining room and butler pantry make entertaining easy. The main level master suite has a newer bathroom and two walk-in closets. A private study is perfect for working at home. The basement has high ceilings and is great for storage. Super convenient location to shopping, highway access, Starbucks, and metra train. Located minutes to the Conway community pool and tennis courts.
$3,100,000 730 S Ridge Road SOUTH Lake Forest, IL 60045
Once in a lifetime opportunity to own Whitehall, an English Country masterpiece designed by Daniel Burnham in 1925. Set on 6 breathtaking acres w/beautiful English gardens, a pool, 2 car attached & 3 car detached garage, the manor home includes 19 rms. Recaptured interiors from a circa 1500's English Lords' estate in Shrewsbury England. You feel the magnificent history of the home in the grand foyer w/carved oak wainscoting, stone cased openings & intricate millwork throughout the formal dining rm, historic library, grand hall, living rm, butler's pantry, morning rm & newer kitchen, all w/spectacular views of the grounds. The 2nd floor consists of a private master suite, 7 additional bedrooms & 6 full baths. The 3rd floor features an original English pub w/ice chest & brew station. Much of this rare masterpiece of Burnham remains in its well cared for original condition w/a brick & stone exterior, Ludowici clay tile roof, zinc gutters & intricate wrought iron metal work. One of a kind!
Stately 4 bedroom colonial on 1.29 acres is one of Lake Forest's greatest values! This wonderful 2700 sq. ft. family home is located close to shopping, tollway and Everett elementary school. First floor offers a beautiful 3 season room overlooking large wooded back yard with brick paver patio, kitchen with center island opening to large eating area and family room with wood burning fireplace, as well as classic living room and dining room with hardwood floors and crown molding. Second floor offers large master bedroom suite and three good sized bedrooms. Seller has had pre-inspection and addressed all issues. Report available on request. Buyer pays $4/$1000 transfer tax.
$1,149,000 1540 Littlefield Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
This gorgeous brick Georgian built by Orren Pickell is set on a beautiful .83 acre lot. The home was beautifully remodeled in 2007 and has a dramatic two-story foyer. 9' ceilings on the first and second floors & abundant natural light create a fabulous atmosphere throughout the home. Also featured is a fabulous master suite with a fireplace, tray ceiling, wood floors & luxurious bath. The gourmet kitchen has high-end appliances: SubZero, Gaggeneau, Thermador, 3 ovens, 2 dishwashers; Brookhaven by WoodMode cabinets; a large island plus a peninsula. The large breakfast room is filled with sunlight w/ a wall of windows & a sliding glass door that opens to the large patio (1 of 2 patios) amazing fenced yard! The family room, adjacent to the gathering room w/ a wet bar is great for entertaining. Wonderful hardwood floors, crown moldings & window treatments throughout. An open, finished basement adds another 1,916 square feet of living space. Impeccably maintained and absolutely ready to go.
$4,925,000 1451 N Green Bay Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Absolutely stunning brick & limestone Tudor poised on a gated 1.5 acres of manicured grounds complete with a gorgeous pool, stone terraces, outdoor fireplace and putting green. Outstanding architectural design and fine finishes throughout. Generous rooms, high ceilings, rich millwork, exceptional moldings, stone & walnut wide plank floors, seven fireplaces. Gorgeous, richly paneled mahogany library, music/ sun rm, formal living & dining room w/ FP. Dream kitchen with lg center island, high-end appliances & sunny breakfast rm. Spacious family room w/ FP. Beautiful master w/ FP, luxury bath w/ sun deck & custom dressing rm. All en suite family bedrooms. Fantastic walk-out LL w/ 10 seat movie theatre, meditation rm, workout rm, wet bar, wine rm, rec/game rm, his & hers lockers w/ steam & sauna. Front & back staircases, slate roof. State-of-the art security system, elevator, back up generator. Long winding driveway w/ motor court, 4-car heated garage & fenced yard. This home has it all!
Gated estate on the East side of town. JEN JENSEN walls in yard. Most of iron work designed by famous Artist Boleslaw Kochanowski. New construction in 2003. Exquisite appointments. High ceilings. Exquisite master suite. Guest or maid's quarters. 3/8 inch thick plastered walls throughout. ELEVATOR. Natural stone floors from Florence. Refrigerated wine cellar. Catering kitchen, bed, full bath, craft room, workout room, cedar closet, bar & large recreation room in LL. Guest quarter with sitting room, bedroom, full bath, fully equipped kitchen, washer, dryer. Pool & pool house w/ fireplace, bath & shower. Copper gutters & slate roof. 3 car garage with 2 lifts.
Do not overlook this ready to move in condo. Everything has been updated: new Anderson windows and sliding doors, new furnace and electrical panel, 4" white oak floors, built-in cabinetry and exceptional millwork. Carrara marble counters and backsplash surrounded by high end appliances. Brand new bar area including 2 zones Thermador wine refrigerator. Bosch washer and dryer. Nuheat heated floors in both full bathrooms, Emtek polished nickel fixtures, Carrara counters. Remote control blinds, new built-in closet in master bedroom. You will not find anything that even compares. .
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