Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
362 Properties Found
The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $729,900. This is higher than the county median home value of $235,000. The national median home value is $209,892. The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $729,900. Approximately 79% of Lake Forest homes are owned, compared to 12% rented, while 8% 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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Modern Updated Home in desirable Whispering Oaks on 1 acre Wooded Lot. Spacious 5 Bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. Master Bedroom boasts a large Bathroom with Shower (built-in sprays), huge Whirlpool tub, 2 Separate Sinks with cabinets, 2 Walk-In Closets, heated floors and towel warmer. 3 Other bedrooms upstairs with 2 bathrooms. Every bathroom has a whirlpool bath. Laundry on 2nd Floor. Modern Italian interior doors. All upstairs bathrooms have heated floors. 5th Bedroom with Bath on 1st Floor. Dining Room with Built-in Shelves. Kitchen with Granite, Maple and Cherry cabinets, SS High End Appliances and Island. Front Porch, back Deck, Long Drive-way, 2 car garage. Finished partial basement and crawl Space, Rough-In for another bathroom. 2 Separate Heating for 1st and 2nd Floor. Pella Windows w/built-in Blinds, Balcony from Master Bedroom and Fire Place in Family Room. Hardwood Canadian Maple Floors. Lots of Closets have built in cabinets. Home Pre-wired for Internet. Near Cherokee School.
WOW! Onwentsia Gardens for this price with approx 4900 sf home and .67 acre lot. Short distance to so much.... Ft Sheridan AND West LF train stations, highway, park, equal distance to shopping and restaurants in downtown and west Lake Forest. This home offers SO much. Solid construction and wonderful space and rooms include large LR, Dr, office and family room with hardwood floors. Oversized eat in kitchen with great breakfast area overlooking backyard. Great master with large bath w soaking tub and separate shower. Entire home feels open and spacious like today's buyer wants! Skylights and abundant windows and sliding glass doors bring in so much natural light! 5th bedroom suite on its own wing and staircase is wonderful for guests, in laws , nanny, office space or whatever you need! This is a rare find! The back lawn is a perfect sport area. Perfectly located for the public schools as well as the private schools. Location is so central Lake Forest it can't be beat!! 2018 taxes assessed at 1,023,000 and will be protested based on list price!!!
$2,495,000 1540 N Sheridan Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Beautiful center entry Colonial with tons of recent updates. Located in the heart of Whispering Oaks, this spacious home boasts an updated eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances, wood cabinets, tile backsplash, granite countertops and a mudroom connecting to the two car attached garage. All rooms are spacious and get great natural light. First floor includes a dining room, living room, den, family room, mud room and office. Other features include new windows in 2014, hardwood floors, updated bathrooms, newer furnace, water heater and sump pump. The upstairs has four bedrooms including a master suite with an updated marble master bath with double bowl vanity and oversized glass shower. The walk-out basement gets great natural light and has rec room, bar, bathroom and tons of storage space. Relax in the private backyard with deck, paver patio and open yard space. Just two blocks from Cherokee Elementary. Pride of ownership is evident throughout this one-of-a-kind home.
Highly desired & seldom available Lake Forest Chateau duplex, located in a secluded private enclave of duplex homes where residents enjoy mature trees, beautiful landscaping & a large pond that is the focal point of the community. And yet, it is literally minutes from the Metra station, Starbucks, Sunset Foods,restaurants, shops, banks, medical facilities - everything you need a short distance, even a dog park. This home is bright & spacious, offering fantastic views of the pond & its natural surroundings. From the 2-story entry foyer through the sunny living room with fireplace to the large eat-in kitchen, generous windows welcome nature in. Up the winding staircase is the master suite a sitting area, two walk-in closets & generous master bathroom with two sinks, a glass-enclosed shower & whirlpool tub. Also upstairs are two additional bedrooms, a home office & extra large cedar closet. Full Finished basement with 1/2 bathroom. Enjoy the comfort & convenience of living here.
Built in 2015, this newer construction home has great architectural details and features including gorgeous millwork, hardwood floors, and tall ceilings on all three levels. Chef's kitchen with white cabinetry, Carrera marble counter tops, and stainless steel appliances. Three bedrooms upstairs including a spacious master suite with his and hers walk-in closets and marble tile bath. Stackable laundry on the second floor plus full laundry room in the basement. Additional 850 SF in lower level with rec room, 4th bedroom or office, full bath, and extra storage. Wired for whole home Ethernet, security and cams. Nest thermostats and Doorbird doorbell intercom system. The yard is fully fenced including an electric gate at the driveway. Great quiet location at end of Mills Court cul-de-sac in East Lake Forest. Walk to town, Metra, LFHS, and short bike ride to the beach!
$1,499,900 259 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Absolutely spectacular majestic home that has Lake Michigan Views! Located on 1.5 lush acres. This east Lake Forest home is snuggled in a lovely private location. You can renovate it with its sensational charm or you can start from scratch and build new. You will love the character of the existing home with an entertainment house and sport and bocci court. All needs work but the bones are here!
$1,799,000 11 Pembroke Drive Lake Forest, IL 60045
Incredible value! This gorgeous, beautifully updated home is set on 1 acre, in a highly desirable in-town location on a private cul-de-sac. Fabulous inside and out! 9' ceilings, beautiful hardwood floors on 1st & 2nd floors, a gorgeous new kitchen w/ hi-end appliances, adjacent to the family room w/ fireplace & French doors leading to an amazing blue stone terrace. The 1st floor master suite has a terrace & new luxurious marble bath w/ an extra-large shower. A guest suite & 2 additional bedrooms are also on the 1st floor, as well as a laundry room near the kitchen. Two lovely bedrooms and a huge bonus rm are on the 2nd floor. The fin. basement has something for everyone, including an entertainment rm, rec/game room, exercise rm, pool changing rm & tons of storage. The stunning grounds feature incredible terraces, a spectacular pool, fire pit and lush professional landscaping. Steps to town, schools, parks, & recreation center. Practice golf w/ space where a previous indoor driving range & putting green were located! Move right in and enjoy this amazing home!
5 bed, 3.1 bath colonial sits on an acre of beautiful landscape and trees. On the main level a well-appointed kitchen opens up to a terrific great room, complete with built-in cabinetry, 20 ft ceilings and wood-burning fireplace. Glass french doors lead to the brick patio and lush backyard, to top off this perfect entertaining space. A private second-floor guest suite boasts a grand fifth bedroom with walk-in closet, en suite bath and separate sitting room. Hardwood floors, sunlight and views of the trees and yard are found in almost every room of the house. The finished lower level offers additional 1200+ feet with a laundry room, rec room and lots of storage. This Whispering Oaks gem has exceptional proximity to transportation - a five minute walk to the Metra train, steps from the bike path and easy access to Rte. 41/90. Enjoy the Fort Sheridan Forest Preserve just down the street.
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! Check out the video tour to see aerial/drone footage of the home and adjacent Lake Forest Open Lands!
Great home in an established neighborhood with mature trees and a great location close to parks, Lake Forest schools, and both commuter trains.The home is light, bright, and airy with tons of natural sunlight and an open flow floor plan. Hardwood floors throughout, high vaulted ceilings, and large windows in the living areas frame the landscaped lot. In addition to the stone fireplace, the spacious family room has walk out access to the fenced backyard and stone paver patio. Custom vintage white wrought iron staircase leads up to the 4 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms. An additional bedroom & bath are accessed on the ground floor near the family room for a great guest space or home office. Welcome home!
Picture yourself at home in this comfortable Northwoods style ranch home with a bonus of two bedroom suites and a loft on the second floor. Incredible 1.4 wooded acre setting on a beautiful street with larger lots. Dramatic Living Room with vaulted ceiling with handsome beams. Family Room with Brazilian cherry floors, floor to ceiling fireplace, 2 story ceiling, wet bar, ice maker and sliding doors with access to the back yard. The Kitchen is open to a beautiful sunroom/breakfast room also with vaulted ceiling, skylights and siding doors to the patio. The master suite is your private oasis with cozy fireplace, walk in closets and large spa like bath with grand bathtub in an atrium room setting with windows showcasing a private patio. Large steam shower. The two bedroom suites on the second floor are separated by a loft area and each have private baths and walk in closets. With all the trees on the lot, you get the feeling of being in a tree house in these terrific rooms. The second floor also has great attic space for storage. The lower level is great space for recreation with ample storage. Attached two car garage and first floor laundry provide the convenience that buyers look for in a home today. The roof is a Future Roof made of steel. There is an attractive outdoor shed in the back yard that mirrors the house. The yard can be expanded into the woods or for less maintenance, privacy and serentity, is wonderful the way it is currently.
New Construction, maintenance-free living, and in-town location! The result of North Shore dream team Focus, Booth Hansen Architecture, and Mariani Landscaping this residential community offers a mix of condominiums and single family homes. Delivering contemporary floor plans and classic architecture, this beautifully designed three bedroom+den, 2.5 bath unit offers the ultimate in luxury, worry-free living. Showcasing floor to ceiling windows, chocolate stained hardwood floors throughout living/dining/kitchen/master bedroom/den, a gourmet kitchen featuring white and espresso cabinetry, quartzite countertops, a large island for entertaining, Wolf range and Sub-Zero fridge. Light natural stone/tile and white cabinetry in the luxurious master bath including tiled niche and dual shower heads. Gas line on patio for grill hookup. All units offer storage & parking. Visit the sales office located at 1155 Kelmscott Way #108. Office Hours: Wed-Fri,9-5PM and Sat-Sun, 11-5PM
This mid-century ranch presents a great opportunity to rehab or expand in the highly desirable Northmoor neighborhood very near downtown Lake Forest, South Park and the bike path. Large sunny living room with built-ins. Family room with masonry wood burning fireplace connects to the kitchen and dining areas. Three bedrooms with large closets. Spacious partially finished basement plus attached two-car garage. This solid home could easily accommodate a renovation that includes opening up walls to rework the space, or build upward and dramatically change the layout and size.
$749,900 521 Buena Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
WOW! Amazing spacious 3779 Sq feet! Attractive welcoming circular drive. Very impressive bright and sunny 2 story foyer with a breathtaking open spiral staircase! Gorgeous marble floors. Fabulous living room with a stunning fireplace and sensational elaborate crown moldings. The family room also has a fireplace and a wet bar. You'll love the circular study with custom woodwork. The spacious kitchen hosts granite cabinets, a separate eating area and an abundance of cabinets. First floor laundry. The master suite has his and her closets, a generous master bath, bar area , a gorgeous fireplace and crown moldings. Full basement ready for your finishing touches. Nestled in the amazing Ponds neighborhood with easy access to 41. BANK RIDER MUST ACCOMPANY THE CONTRACT..It is available under additional info and agents have access.
$1,339,000 711 Rockefeller Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Classic brick Georgian located on a quiet cul-de-sac overlooking ravine. This 5+ bedroom, 6000+ square foot home exudes warmth, character & amenities galore. A stunning 2-story foyer greets guests and a flowing floor plan is perfect for entertaining. Morning sun pours into a gourmet eat in kitchen that features high-end appliances, center-island, tons of cabinet & countertop space. Adjoining the kitchen is a cozy family room with fireplace, wet bar, French windows & doors that lead into a sunroom; both accessing the bluestone terrace. Tucked away from the main living space is a rich cherry wood library. The 1st floor also features a laundry room, wine cellar, walk-in pantry, half bath, full bath and a mudroom off the 3 car garage. The upstairs showcases 5 large bedrooms, 3 full baths, ample closet space and sauna in the master bath. The partially finished lower level has a 6th bedroom and full bath. This beautiful residence is a quick walk to Walden Beach on Lake Michigan.
Wonderful 5 bedroom home in Whispering Oaks is essentially brand new! New roof, windows, gutters and hardie board siding are just the start to what has been done. Hardwood floors throughout, new kitchen and baths, fabulous finishes, large bedrooms, walk-in closet in master bedroom, beautiful built in cabinet in the study as well as in the mudroom. Full unfinished basement allows you to finish in a way that works for you. New driveway and landscaping. New furnace, ac unit, sump pump. Nothing left to do but move in!
Unbelievable value for ranch home in ideal cul de sac neighborhood location. Walk to Starbucks, train and walking trails. New kitchen, powder room and mudroom. Bright white style with new hardwood floors, custom cabinetry, quartz counters, all new stainless appliances and new floor to ceiling windows. Walk in directly off of extra deep and wide garage into spacious and functional new large mudroom with new appliances. Large open layout living & dining room with floor to ceiling windows and mid-century feel. Cozy family room with patio access. Four large bedrooms (all with hardwood) at the south end of the home. En suite master and one hall bath. HUGE basement for play, hang-out and storage. Perfect sized backyard offering unbelievable privacy. Easy access to 294/O'hare and 41/94 expressways. Taxes based on $850,000 fair market value. Tremendous value for this location and these bones.
Thoughtfully renovated, and completely transformed modern farmhouse, located in east Lake Forest. Exuding vintage charm and timeless appeal with high ceilings, hardwood flooring, modern amenities and sophisticated, contemporary finishes. Classic in design, with handsome millwork and furniture style cabinetry, accented by designer plumbing and light fixtures, quartz countertops, subway tile and fresh paint throughout. New roof and windows, updated mechanicals, rebuilt front porch and fully renovated, detached two car garage.
TOTAL GUT REHAB WITH ADDITION IN 2014, DOWN TO THE STUDS, TRANSFORMED THIS HOME INTO A SOPHISTICATED, MODERN COTTAGE THAT IS AN ABSOLUTE TREASURE! FEATURING A SEPARATE, YET ATTACHED APARTMENT FOR RENTAL INCOME, HOME OFFICE, TEEN OR IN-LAW SUITE, THE HOME FEATURES A BRAND NEW CEDAR SHAKE ROOF IN 2018, 12' CEILINGS, ALL NEW WINDOWS, NEW HARDWOOD FLOORS, DOORS, WALLS, EXPANDED GARAGE, FABULOUS KITCHEN WITH ISLAND AND WINE REFRIGERATOR, CLOSET ORGANIZERS THROUGHOUT, BEAUTIFUL BATHROOMS! THE PRIVATE, FULLY FENCED BACKYARD IS DOG HEAVEN, 333' DEEP ON .62 ACRES COMPLETE WITH CHARMING GARDEN SHED AND PATIO. YOU'LL LOVE THIS FANTASTIC, IN-TOWN LOCATION CLOSE TO THE TRAIN, MARKET SQUARE, SCHOOLS, STARBUCKS AND THE LAKE SHORE! THE ATTACHED APARTMENT CAN BE ACCESSED FROM A PRIVATE SIDE ENTRANCE, OR FROM THE HOME, WITH STAIRS LEADING UP TO ONE BEDROOM, ONE BATH, PLUS A KITCHEN/FAMILY ROOM AREA. ZONED MULTI-FAMILY, THIS VERSATILE OFFERING IS AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY, NOT TO BE MISSED! CALL LISTING AGENT FOR MORE DETAILS!
Looking for charm, privacy, quality and the house of your dreams. The charm of a Jerome Cerny home is apparent here in the covered walkway past the Dutch door into the framed entrance. 9ft foot ceilings on the 1st floor, all have floor to ceiling windows, and the formal rooms enjoy either a boxed bay or bowed bay window. A gracious living room , cozy library with pickled paneling and a generous dining room have floor to ceiling windows, and enjoy either a boxed bay or bowed bay windows, these are are hallmarks of the formal spaces. The warmth of the southern exposure floods into the library with a wall of open shelving as well a paneled wall of closed shelving. The intimate dining room has room for china storage, buffet and additional seating within the box bay window. French doors to the blue-stone patio enhances the country life experience whether at sunrise or sunset! Christopher Peacock created the perfect blend of country kitchen with all the accouterments for the gourmet. An additional box bay window makes for the perfect setting for the breakfast table overlooking the beautiful wooded corner lot, allowing the opportunity to reflect on the wonders of nature. The first floor master bedroom,also enjoys a box bay window, and a newly renovated(2018) master bath with walk in shower. The second floor is replete with two spacious bedrooms with charming dormers, lots of storage and a hall bath. One of the bedrooms has bunk beds built-in. Additional second floor storage access is found in a floored attic within the garage with permanent stairs, originally used as an office. New: Cedar roof in 2012, 1st floor furnace in 2014, 1st floor AC compressor,sump pump and battery backup in 2016, driveway 2018. extras include: zoned HVAC & irrigation system Situated on .82 acres, partially wooded with large green space for family soccer games or quiet reflection. Welcome home!
Exciting new Ranch Plan now under construction located on water with spectacular views. This plan offers 2/3 bedrooms with 2.5 baths. Great Room features open plan for all your entertainment needs with breakfast/dining room, family room and large gourmet kitchen with over-sized island. First floor mostly hardwood floors except bedrooms, 42" uppers in kitchen are built by Amish with soft close doors and drawers. Quartz tops. Master suite features master bath with double island and two oversized walk-in closets.Expanded deck overlooking pond with maintenance free grounds and landscaping for all homeowners to enjoy. All homes come with 2 car attached garages too. Full unfinished lookout basement available for finishing. Hurry these are selling quickly!
Stunning Whispering Oaks home with beautiful winding brick paver drive! Very sunny and bright with awesome palladium windows, hardwood floors throughout and first floor master! Formal Living and Dining rooms accented with fireplace, built-in's and buffet area! Sparkling white kitchen showcases granite counter, center island, sun room-like eating area and adjacent Family room! Cozy Family room with fireplace and bar make this a great place to lounge! First floor Master suite is the perfect get away with separate tub/shower, dual vanity and walk-in closets. Second floor features 4 Family bedrooms, office and homework room. Finished lower level with Rec room and full bath! Gorgeous rolling 1/2 acre+ yard, professionally landscaped and picturesque views from deck that lines the back of the home! Three car garage! Front and back staircases! Quick closing possible!
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
$1,090,000 1115 Bridgeview Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045
BEAUTIFUL HOUSE SURROUND BY WATER POND VIEW IN THIS 6000 SQ FT HOME IN ARBOR RIDGE.! GRAND ENTRY DRIVEWAY LEAD TO FRONT DOOR WITH GALLARY TO FOYER. LIVING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE AND VIEW OF THE POND, MINI BAR LEAD TO VOLUMN CEILING FAMILY ROOM WITH 3 SIDES VIEW OF THE POND, FIREPLACE, STEP OUT TO GAZEBO FOR RELAXING AND ENJOY THE POND FOUNTAIN, TREE, BIRDS, AND FISH VIEWS. FAMILY ROOM LEAD TO BREAKFAST AREA OVER LOOK HUGE GRANITE KITCHEN WITH VIEW OF THE GARDEN AND POND VIEW FOR ALL FAMILY GATHERING WITH HUGE ISLAND, PROFESSIONAL VIKING SS APPLIANCE INCLUDE TWO OVENS, BUILD IN MICROWAVE, COOKTOP, EXHAUST HOOD, REFRIGEATOR, AND 10 FEET TALL CEILING AND MANY CABINETES. STEP OUT TO BRICK PATIO FOR OUTDOOR BBQ. FORMAL DINING ROOM. STEP TO HUGE FIRST FLOOR MASTER SUITES VIEW OF THE POND, MASTER BATHROOM TO SIDE BY SIDE SINKS, WHIRLPOOL POND VIEW, SEPERATE RAIN SHOWER, WIC. STAIR LEAD TO 3 MORE SUITES AND HUGE GAME ROOM ON 2ND FLOORS. 4 CAR GARAGE. THIS DREAM HOME IS WAITING FOR YOU.!
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