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282 W. Laurel Avenue

LAKE FOREST Illinois 60045




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Property Type
Detached Single


This one has it all! Country living abutting open lands in walk to town coveted east location. 2.45 magnificent acres in complete privacy. A winding path leads to your private entrance to the open lands trail. Beautiful Cliff Miller designed gardens perfectly set the stage for the swimming pool, lawns and perennial gardens with year round nature views that will capture your heart. This home is in tip top condition with newer Marvin windows, new roof, new gutters & downspouts, new fencing, rebuilt fireplaces, new kitchen appliances, new sump pumps, 2 new HVAC systems,refinished hardwood floors, 9 ft ceilings and a gracious floor plan. 1st floor guest bedroom w/ full bath, and 4 bedrooms up each w/ its own bath en-suite. Cooks' kitchen opens to the family room with fireplace. A special home for all seasons!

The Details

Full Features
  • Style Of House: Georgian
  • Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles), Rubber
  • Rooms Total: 12
  • Basement: Partial
  • Exterior Building Type: Brick
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 5
  • Heat/Fuel: Gas, Forced Air, Zoned
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Equipment: Humidifier, TV-Cable, Security System, Fan-Whole House, Sump Pump
  • Kitchen Appliances: Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Disposal, Compactor-Trash
  • Interior Fireplaces: 3
  • Fireplace Location: Family Room, Living Room, Other
  • Year Built: 1962
  • Parking Type: Garage
  • Number of Spaces: 2
  • Waterfront: No
  • Interior Property Features: Bar-Dry, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Exterior Property Features: Patio, Dog Run, Pool In-Ground, Storms/Screens

Room Information
  • Master Bedroom Size: 19X13
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 19X12
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 15X12
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 12X12
  • Living Room Size: 26X20
  • Dining Room Size: 20X15
  • Kitchen Size: 25X12
  • Laundry Room Size: 6X6
  • Family Room Size: 21X20
  • 5th Bdrm: 15X12
  • Den: 15X14
  • Sunroom: 15X15
  • Office: 8X12
  • Playroom: 13X15

  • Tax Amount: $30,364
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • Assessment Frequency: Not Applicable

The Neighborhood

Lake Forest

Lake Forest offers the best of all worlds. Located about 45 minutes north of Chicago, the beautiful little city on the banks of Lake Michigan has a peaceful, small-town feel that its residents treasure. A perpetual Tree City USA award-winner, Lake Forest lives up to its name with its lushly landscaped and tree-lined streets further enhanced by resident recreational access to nearly a thousand acres of Open Lands nature preserves, a gorgeous community beach, myriad parks and playfields. A wonderful public golf course, several country clubs, and two bath-and-tennis clubs add to the recreational options. Read more…

Assigned Schools

  • Elementary School District: 67
  • Middle School District: 67
  • High School District: 115

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