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1050 E. Illinois Road

Lake Forest Illinois 60045




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Property Type
Detached Single

Lake Forest

This sophisticated 15 room, 5 bedroom, 4.1 bath, home offers a wonderful floor plan, a guest house, 5 1/2 car garage, newer Gourmet kitchen, family room & breakfast area w/walnut floors, exquisite lighting & amazing architectural details throughout. This home features all new forced air HVAC system, newly renovated baths and stunning style throughout! Enter through the enchanting inner courtyard garden to this stunning and newly renovated (2016) home designed by Walter Frazier. This home epitomizes understated elegance from the front gate into the front entrance hall with its reclaimed marble floor with deckle edge, one senses timeless perfection. The living room is adorned by a richly paneled bookcase wall and an expansive window seat and a cozy fireplace. Enjoy lake breezes in the screened porch which adjoins the dining room. An updated butler's pantry connects the newly renovated kitchen and family room areas to the dining room. The new mudroom with lockers and powder room compliment the attached heated garage. The spacious Master Bedroom with a renovated bathroom and restored dressing room, are unparalleled. A Jack and Jill renovated bath services 2 gracious bedrooms. The 4th bedroom, is en-suite also with a renovated bath is as handsome as it is functional. A new 2nd floor powder room services the office/playroom and laundry. A separate 3 car garage/renovated Coachhouse 1 bed/bath is an added bonus. Private, professionally landscaped grounds w/ amazing views of the lovely gardens, reflecting pool & ravine and a lovely large yard with ample room for play set, trampoline and fire pit.

The Details

Full Features
  • Roof Type: Tile
  • Rooms Total: 11
  • Basement: Partial
  • Exterior Building Type: Brick
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 5
  • Heat/Fuel: Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Equipment: Humidifier, TV-Cable, Security System, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn, Air Cleaner, Backup Sump Pump;
  • Kitchen Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Compactor-Trash, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator
  • Interior Fireplaces: 4
  • Fireplace Location: Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Parking Type: Garage
  • Number of Spaces: 5.1
  • Waterfront: No
  • Interior Property Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Dry, Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
  • Exterior Property Features: Balcony, Patio, Porch, Porch Screened, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens

Room Information
  • Master Bedroom Size: 17X16
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 19X13
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 17X16
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 16X12
  • Living Room Size: 29X18
  • Dining Room Size: 20X11
  • Kitchen Size: 13X12
  • Laundry Room Size: 11X9
  • Family Room Size: 21X18
  • Foyer: 14X12
  • Library: 13X12
  • Pantry: 11X8
  • 5th Bdrm: 15X9
  • Screened Porch: 12X11
  • Work Rm: 25X20
  • Storage: 18X12
  • Utility Room-Lower Level: 18X12

  • Tax Amount: $35,752
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • 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

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