This expertly renovated Georgian in the heart East Lake Forest offers the ultimate in lifestyle and ambiance. Set on a gated 2.3 acres with lush gardens, multiple patios and an Olympic-size pool, this home features stunning decor and wonderful amenities. Sophisticated & comfortable, it offers graciously scaled rooms with great architectural detail, soaring ceilings, extensive moldings & superb finishes. Stunning entry hall leads to a dramatic living room with 24 foot barreled hand painted ceiling & grand fireplace flanked by multiple floor to ceiling windows and French doors. A gorgeous oversized mahogany library offers a cozy fireplace, handsome built-ins and tall windows. Just off the library is a one-of-the kind 2-story wine cellar with its own tasting room. The grand dining room boasts hand painted walls and a beautiful chandelier and sconces. The adjacent butlers pantry has mosaic marble floor, hand hammered silver sink and wonderful serving and storage. Custom DeGiulio designed kitchen offers great layout, furniture quality cabinets, high end appliances (including pizza oven and multiple dishwashers) huge center island with seating plus a separate breakfast room, and sun room. The beautifully appointed family room boast a center fireplace and multiple French doors offering access to a large patio with an outdoor fireplace. Five en-suite 2nd level bedrooms include a gorgeous master and an in-law apartment with a small kitchen, sitting room and elevator. The third floor offers two optional bedroom, full bath and panoramic tree top views and a glimpse of Lake Michigan. The unparalleled lower level is complete with driving range/ sport court, rec room, kitchen and fantastic storage. Other highlights include a beautiful exterior, electronic entry gate, slate roof, irrigation system, back up generator, two laundry rooms and three interior staircases. Huge 3+ car heated garage with dog shower. Steps to town and Lake Michigan. Move-in and enjoy!