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1075 Walden Lane

Lake Forest Illinois 60045




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Property Type
Detached Single

Lake Forest

Beautiful newer stucco custom home in a spectacular woodland and ravine setting on historic Walden Lane, situated between 2 bridges owning on both sides of Walden Lane, giving one the feeling of total privacy! The soaring ceilings and clerestory of the living room and adjacent dining room enjoy the glory of southern light. There is a cozy library with bookcases with storage cabinets beneath. The same is true in the family room, including the wet bar, ice maker, and beverage fridge, the addition of a planning desk, makes this a truly versatile room. Adjoining the family room is a screened porch perfect for warm summer nights opening onto the brick paver patio. A first floor master suite with sitting room his and hers closets and master bath are tucked away yielding to peace and quiet of the woodland setting. An ample mudroom and laundry off of the 3 car garage with 3 new garage door openers and a basement access round out the 1st floor. The three very spacious bedrooms, with more than ample closets and 2 baths on the 2nd floor, could easily function as a second master and two family bedrooms. The 2 sizable attics will really wow you for storage or easy expansion options! The lower level is truly a delight as its a daylight basement. The full office and adjacent boardroom, is the perfect retreat for Covid quarantine- a finished storage room will easily accommodate the addition of a closet, to become the 5th bedroom. The full bath and kitchenette and exercise or playroom and the shop or workroom- round out this lower level. Seeing is truly believing here!

The Details

Full Features
  • Style Of House: Traditional
  • Roof Type: Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
  • Rooms Total: 13
  • Basement: Full
  • Exterior Building Type: Stucco
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 4
  • Heat/Fuel: Gas, Forced Air
  • Master Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Appliances: Oven-Double, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Cooktop
  • Interior Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace Location: Living Room
  • Year Built: 1996
  • Parking Type: Garage
  • Number of Spaces: 3
  • Waterfront: No
  • Exterior Property Features: Patio, Porch Screened

Room Information
  • Master Bedroom Size: 16X13
  • 2nd Bedroom Size: 21X19
  • 3rd Bedroom Size: 21X14
  • 4th Bedroom Size: 17X15
  • Living Room Size: 25X18
  • Dining Room Size: 17X14
  • Kitchen Size: 18X16
  • Laundry Room Size: 15X10
  • Family Room Size: 25X14
  • Office: 17X12
  • Library: 15X15
  • Recreation Rm: 23X20
  • Sitting: 10X10
  • Foyer: 18X17
  • Screened Porch: 23X15
  • Attic: 32X22

  • Tax Amount: $27,672
  • 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: Cherokee 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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