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800 N. Sheridan Road

Lake Forest Illinois 60045




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Property Type
Detached Single

Lake Forest

Remarkable renovation in the heart of East Lake Forest! A private sanctuary in a premier walk to everything location, originally designed by Stanley Anderson, this home has been recently rebuilt and redesigned to perfection with the highest level of designer finishes & integrated technologies throughout. It offers beautifully scaled light filled rooms, custom moldings, built-ins and architectural details throughout. The stunning white kitchen features a large marble island and counters, top of the line appliances and fabulous butlers pantry/ bar. The kitchen opens to the family room with center fireplace, floor to ceiling windows and multiple French doors overlooking the lush back yard and a pergola covered blue-stone terrace. The private richly paneled library, cozy sun room, beautiful living and dining rooms seamlessly blend the formal and informal spaces. The second floor hallway boasts groined ceilings and charming window seats. The luxurious master features a cozy fireplace, his and hers baths/ dressing rooms. Three additional generous bedrooms with striking baths, and a large laundry room with two washers and dryers complete the second floor. Second staircase leads to and oversized mud room with ample closets, planning desk and access to a heated 3-car garage. The finished lower level adds additional 1800 sq ft of finished living/ entertaining space with a large rec room, game area, wine cellar, work out room/ bedroom and another gorgeous bath. Professional landscaping with lush gardens and multiple patios. Stone exterior, slate roof and stone paver driveway. Back-up generator. 5 fireplaces. This is a truly exceptional offering! Option to purchase furnished. Video of the property available upon request.

The Details

Full Features
  • Style Of House: English
  • Roof Type: Slate
  • Rooms Total: 13
  • Basement: Full
  • Exterior Building Type: Stone
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 4
  • Bedrooms (Below Grade): 1
  • Heat/Fuel: Gas, Hot Water/Steam
  • Master Bedroom Level: 2nd Level
  • Equipment: Security System, Sprinkler-Lawn, Power Generator
  • Kitchen Appliances: Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Cooktop, Other
  • Interior Fireplaces: 5
  • Fireplace Location: Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Basement, Other
  • Year Built: 1931
  • Parking Type: Garage
  • Number of Spaces: 3
  • Waterfront: No
  • Interior Property Features: Hardwood Floors
  • Exterior Property Features: Patio

Room Information
  • Master Bedroom Size: 25X16
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 17X16
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 16X17
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 17X15
  • Living Room Size: 25X16
  • Dining Room Size: 18X16
  • Kitchen Size: 25X17
  • Laundry Room Size: 15X12
  • Family Room Size: 25X17
  • Library: 17X15
  • Bar: 24X6
  • Sun/Florida Room Heated: 16X10
  • 5th Bdrm: 22X13
  • Recreation Rm: 36X18
  • Game Rm: 13X9
  • Mud: 12X9
  • Utility Room-2nd Floor: 12X15
  • Gallery: 29X7

  • Tax Amount: $39,357
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • 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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