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963 Elm Tree Road

Lake Forest Illinois 60045




Half Baths

MLS Number

Property Type
Detached Single

Lake Forest

963 Elm Tree is truly an east Lake Forest gem and has not been on the market in over 20 plus years! The possibilities are endless at this captivating carriage house, designed by noted architect, Howard Van Doren Shaw, has been renovated and expanded to today's life style. Beautiful moldings, hardwood floors, high ceilings.. Light pours in the large spacious rooms. Enjoy the gourmet kitchen, with butler's pantry, that opens into the comfortable family room. The first floor also has living room with fireplace, library with fireplace, dining room, breakfast room, den/bedroom with bath, office and laundry room. Second floor consists of master suite with sitting area and fireplace. Separate his and her bathroom. Dressing rooms, one with stackable washing machine/dryer. Two additional family bedrooms with renovated bathrooms ensuite Major rooms have spectacular views of the gorgeous, private garden setting. You will delight at the screened gazebo, rose gardens, secluded walkways.

The Details

Full Features
  • Style Of House: Other
  • Roof Type: Slate
  • Rooms Total: 10
  • Basement: Partial
  • Exterior Building Type: Brick
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 4
  • Heat/Fuel: Gas, Forced Air
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Kitchen Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator
  • Interior Fireplaces: 3
  • Fireplace Location: Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
  • Year Built: 1921
  • Parking Type: Garage
  • Number of Spaces: 2
  • Waterfront: No
  • Interior Property Features: Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Exterior Property Features: Patio

Room Information
  • Master Bedroom Size: 23X16
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 16X11
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 15X12
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 17X13
  • Living Room Size: 27X15
  • Dining Room Size: 16X14
  • Kitchen Size: 18X16
  • Laundry Room Size: 15X11
  • Family Room Size: 18X16
  • Great Rm: 22X13
  • Office: 12X8

  • Tax Amount: $27,580
  • 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: Sheridan Elementary School
  • Elementary School District: 67
  • Middle School: Deer Path Middle School
  • Middle School District: 67
  • High School: Lake Forest High School
  • High School District: 115

What's Nearby

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