Lake Forest IL Real Estate & Homes for Sale
356 Properties Found
The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $759,500. This is higher than the county median home value of $227,000. The national median home value is $185,800. The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $759,500. Approximately 80.58% of Lake Forest homes are owned, compared to 11.25% rented, while 8.17% are vacant. Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you see a property you're interested in, contact a Lake Forest real estate agent to arrange a tour today! Learn more about Lake Forest Real Estate.
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Completely rehabbed newer home in walk to LF/LB location! Improvements include: New hardwood floors throughout, new kitchen, new baths, lighting, fireplace surround, paint and decor, closet systems, remodeled 2nd floor laundry, new AC, insulation, hot water heaters, exterior doors and more! This is truly turn key with a heated 2 car attached garage near town, train and schools!
Approved SS Location, style and charm all wrapped up into one exquisite package! Beach, town and Triangle park a quick walk away- East LF living at its finest! Stylish cedar shake home sparkles with grand room sizes, fine millwork, cozy sleeping porches and finished 3rd floor! Enchanting walkway and covered front porch! Impressive living room with wood burning fireplace, high ceilings and multiple conversational areas. Grand dining room with hardwood floors and beautiful millwork. Gourmet kitchen features white cabinetry, stainless appliances and pretty breakfast area. Cozy family room showcases wood burning fireplace and windows on 3 sides! 1st floor office is bonus! 2nd floor includes four very spacious bedrooms all with private baths and with access to inviting sleeping porches. Distinctive third floor retreat features full bath, extra bedrooms, sitting area and laundry room. Outstanding yard with towering trees, areas for kids to play, deck, courtyard and quaint white picket fence!
Stunning luxury home with exceptional upgrades situated on 1.4 acres of pristine land with private views! Custom crown molding, recessed lighting & intricate millwork are just a few of the finest details. The dramatic foyer greets you into the home w/ curved staircase & open views into the living room & dining room. Top-of-the-line kitchen with soapstone counters, Antique white cabinetry, travertine floors, island, butler's pantry w/ cooktop & attached eating area & sitting room. Large eating area features sliding glass door leading to the backyard oasis. Family room, office, laundry, & 1.1 baths complete the first floor. Master suite includes a fireplace & updated bathroom w/ French doors, double sinks, soaking tub & WIC. 4 additional bedrooms, 2 full baths, & a large play room adorn the 2nd level. 3-car oversized, heated, garage. Enjoy the outdoors w/ an in-ground pool, large patio and fenced-in endless yard space. This home presents ideal space for entertaining!
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East Lake Forest prime spot, in town single family home w newer south face cedar front porch + rear porch, Victorian Front dr, Oak floors thru out 1st & 2nd flrs, Formal DR w bay, office/1st flr bdrm w closet,bookshelves, Eat in Kit w Merrillat white cabs w SS ref & SS oven,slate floors, butcher block island /counters + eating area views 7 ft wood fenced back yard w stone side patio, sunny spacious 1st flr bath, rear porch views yard/2 car garage. 2nd flr bdrm w French doors, loft + alcove + 2nd bath, full bsmt w walkout staircase, LL bdrm, tile flr rec rm, washer/dryer+ sink, work bench + storage area. Dual zone HVAC, 100 amp, new roof, Detached 2 car garage. Walk to Market Square shops, Metra train station 2 blks south, adj to Chicago bike path. Perfect for anyone wanting convenient local corner location. GR-2 zoned property, Ideal home biz usage. Home is affordable, low maintenance, supports a relaxed casual less is more lifestyle. Lake Michigan & Forest Beach is walking distance.
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Rare opportunity to restore this unique Mid Century Modern ranch situated on 2.47 acre of land on the highly sought after the historic Onwentsia Road. Endless possibilities here, and potential to create your own beautiful estate. Property offers in-ground pool, a pond and 3 car garage. The one floor living in this surrounded by large windows and high ceilings interior, skylights and open living area with fireplace and pool view adds to this relaxing environment. Brand new HVAC system was just installed plus the home offers radiant heated floors. Close to town, commuter train, expressways and Lake Michigan beach. Excellent award winning school districts. A must see property! ** Sold in "AS IS" condition, all offers must have pre-approval or POF, tax prorated at 100%, seller does not provide survey. All information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be personally verified by a buyer.
Incredible opportunity to update, expand and/or build in prime East Lake Forest. The mid-century modern home is situated on a unique lot with driveway access on a quiet lane. The home resides on almost a 1/2 acre and has a wide open back yard mixed with mature trees. The expansive living room with impressive cathedral ceilings has a wood burning fireplace. The dramatic cathedral ceiling resides over the dining room which flows to the kitchen. The large family room(with fireplace) opens to a back patio. All bedrooms throughout the home are generous in size and on the same level. The home boasts an attached garage and tons of storage throughout. Endless possibilities to create a one of a kind home in a spectacular location!
Open House: Sunday, 7/22 12:00-2:00PM
Walk to the amazing downtown Lake Forest from your new home. Located just over a mile from Lake Michigan! In the sought after Whispering Oaks neighborhood, this home provides a peaceful setting, along with everyday functionality. Its beautifully landscaped lot allows serene nature views in addition to being very conveniently located for commuting purposes, train/highway are not far. Everything in the home has been touched with expert craftsmanship and very high end materials. Its completely turn key ready.
$1,999,999 360 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Incredibly priced at $171/sq ft, this East Lake Forest gem set on 1.35 acres one block from Lake Michigan, seamlessly blends past and present. ENJOY THE VIRTUAL TOUR w/ DRONE. Winner of a coveted Historic Preservation Award, this home offers 10'+ ceilings, original moldings and fabulous architecture. The grand foyer w/ fireplace opens to the beautiful living rm and walnut-paneled dining rm which are great for entertaining, and library has access to the covered terrace. The gourmet Christopher Peacock kitchen, butler's pantry and adjacent family room w/ office, mudroom and screened porch, are central to the home. The luxurious master suite includes his and her closets, fireplace and fabulous views of the backyard. Four add'l bedrooms with updated baths, loft and sitting rm complete the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor features an in-law/nanny suite, rec rm w/ exercise and game rm, and two bedrooms and baths. The basement offers billiard room, playroom, wine cellar and storage. New 3 car garage.
Newly updated ranch home sits on a gated + private 1.5 acre w/wrap around porch. Sit under a shaded tree on the deck and look out onto the expansive backyard. Walk into the sun filled home and immediately notice the new quality:rich hardwood floors, neutral wall colors + high ceilings in the foyer and FR- everything in an all encompassing open floor plan! The Kitchen features all new stainless steel appliances: subzero fridge, 6 burner stove, monogram dishwasher. New granite + new cabinets. In-between your dining room and FR you will find your perfect entertainment nook - a granite wet bar w/a wine cooler. The master includes bay windows and tray ceilings. Find the master Bath complete w/a new closet, huge tiled steam/shower (w/rain head and handheld), heated floors, dual vanity, granite counter tops and a large picture window that looks out onto your private backyard. First floor Laundry room is tiled w/newer washer and dryer! LL 4th BR, full Bath + rec area. 3 car heated Garage.
$1,595,000 1241 Edgewood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This beautifully updated 6 bedroom east Lake Forest home is a must see. Set on 1.08 acres & renovated with care to retain original classic features, this home includes updated baths, a gourmet kitchen with large breakfast area, high ceilings, 10 feet on the first floor, original millwork & hardwood floors throughout. The stunning living room and dining room open to a deck and bluestone terrace. The handsome library opens to the family room and features beautiful leaded glass windows and restored bookcases. First floor laundry room and mudroom have ample storage. The 1st floor has 3 rooms that open to a beautiful backyard. Beautiful master suite with sitting area and fireplace. The coach house includes a studio or office/retreat. Fabulous location! Walk to town, Lake Forest High School, or the beach! Move right in and enjoy this amazing home!
$1,990,000 545 College Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
This idyllic 1.13 acre setting is rarely found in East Lake Forest, just blocks from both town and Lake Michigan. Surrounded by towering mature trees, this estate is the perfect retreat. The striking stucco home is beautifully situated on the property to create sweeping lawns and a private backyard oasis with stone patios and a pool. The home exudes an understated grandeur with tall ceilings and classic detailing throughout. Designed to provide exceptional property views from every room, the floor plan works well for both living and entertaining with oversized doorways to facilitate an easy flow and openness between all of the rooms. Features include three levels of living space, fine millwork and wainscoting, graciously sized rooms, beautiful quarter sawn oak hardwood flooring, and walls of windows. The pool plumbing, heating, and deck were all replaced about 7 years ago. This property truly has it all in a highly desirable location!
$1,170,000 60 Rue Foret Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 7/22 1:15-3:15PM
Classic Red Brick Georgian on 1.83 acres. Updated from top to bottom. Brand new carpet, paint, refinished hardwood floors. Addition in 2008. Flowing floor plan. Professionally landscaped, gorgeous flowering tree orchard, pergola, patio. Beautiful views from every window. 2014 all new mechanicals installed, 42 new or repaired windows in 2017. Sprinkler system inside & outside. Gourmet kitchen, new quartz counter tops, sink, island, separate desk & bay window breakfast area. Octagonal sun/office/music rooms off LR & 2nd flr Master bedrm. En suite bedrms w/ solar lights. 1st & 2nd floor Master bedrms. Spectacular 4 season room. 3 ceramic heating fans, 4 fireplaces. Bonus Room w/ skylights above garage. Stereo system throughout. Finished English basement w/ 100' movie screen, convertible full kitchen & separate bar area. 4 car garage w/ porcelain floor. Access to open lands, bike trails, savannas. Perfectly maintained home. Radon, mold, general inspections done Feb 2018. Ready to move in!
Open House: Sunday, 7/22 11:00-1:00PM
Exciting and rare Mid Century home in outstanding HO Stone neighborhood! Looking for room to spread out? This 3350 sf home boasts 5 bedrooms on second floor plus a 1st floor office and Sun room in addition to the formal Living, Dining and Family rooms! Spectacular newly updated white kitchen showcases all new appliances and granite counter tops and is nicely situated adjacent to the Family room! Enjoy cozy nights with a fire burning in your Family room or enjoy sunny skies in the awesome Sun room! Master suite is a treat with updated bathroom and private second floor deck- just imagine starry nights or morning coffee here! More getaway space in the carpeted Lower Level too! Hardwood floors throughout! Fenced backyard! Garage with high ceilings! Easy access to parks, trails and schools as well as commuter train!
$1,650,000 200 Glenwood Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Open House: Sunday, 7/29 12:00-2:00PM
Fabulous + Transitional + Soft Modern Vibe = A Hip Breath of Fresh Air in Lake Forest. This custom built one owner home features stunning architectural details & fantastic quality of construction with a flowing open floor plan. Situated in East Lake Forest at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac on a beautiful professionally landscaped 1.4 acre lot with a secret path to Waveland Park, this home offers the whole package for today's discriminating buyer. The updated NuHaus Kitchen and Dining Room bar area will tickle your inner hipster sensibility for clean sophisticated design and Euro influences combined with natural wood to keep it all grounded. The floating staircase anchors the impressive two story foyer and Family Room leading to the entertainment sized deck, yard, spa and fire pit. A spacious first floor Master Bedroom retreat with his & hers walk in closets and luxe spa bath. Second floor baths updated 2018 with fab finishes. 2nd floor office, kids playroom & finished basement. Fab!
Open House: Sunday, 7/22 1:00-3:00PM
Fabulous, Conway Farms townhome in "The Commons". Maintenance-free living at its best in Lake Forest. Lovely, spacious town home with the most amazing property and views! Wonderful soaring ceilings with flowing floor plan. Enormous first floor master bedroom w/large walk-in & full mstr bth. kitchen is decked out with granite counters, stainless steel appliances and eating area. Fireplace in living rm; dining rm has tray ceilings. Open floor plan offers 2-story family room and living room with fireplace. Newer Pella windows throughout, and brand new Marvin Windows sliders in the living room, and in master bedroom. Other features -hardwood floors, finished basement.
$1,949,000 951 Larkspur Court Lake Forest, IL 60045
Timeless, understated elegance defines this custom-built original owner home nestled on a quiet 1.38 acre cul-de-sac lot. Enhanced w/exceptional quality & superb attention to detail w/expansive room sizes, hardwood floors & wonderful light fixtures throughout. Gracious 2 story living room w/dramatic windows, Juliet balcony & gas log fireplace. French doors invite you in to the formal dining room, perfect for entertaining. The Chef's kitchen is a delight w/custom cabinets, granite, SS appliances, island w/breakfast bar & built-in range w/custom stone surround. Family room w/brand new hardwood floors, handsome stone fireplace, wet bar & French doors to stone patio & huge private yard. Coveted 1st floor master w/fireplace, luxurious bath & winding staircase to lofted study above. The 2nd level provides 4 additional bedrooms, 3 w/Juliet balconies overlooking the prof. landscaped yard. 4 car heated garage w/epoxy floor. Impeccably maintained home includes brand new cedar shake roof.
Open House: Sunday, 7/22 11:00-2:00PM
Set upon a hill in prestigious Villa Turicum, this stately brick Colonial exudes elegance. Guests will love the grand circular drive and gorgeous gardens leading up to your front door. This 4,097 SF residence features a timeless floor plan, spacious rooms, hardwood floors throughout, and is immaculately maintained. The front double-door opens to a welcoming foyer with custom millwork. It is flanked by a large living room, large formal dining room, and oversized family room . The first floor library connects through double-doors to the living room creating an even greater sense of space. Eat-in gourmet kitchen with abundant cabinets and counter tops. Laundry/mud room has it's own exterior door. The full basement is partially finished plus ample storage space. An expansive rear deck provides outdoor grilling, dining and lounging. It, and the backyard are given quiet privacy by a dense, half-acre of trees. Easy access/trails to the Lake. Close to town and Metra.
$8,950,000 405 N Mayflower Road Lake Forest, IL 60045
Set on over 5 private acres with over 425' of beach is Illinois' most architecturally significant estate on Lake Michigan, Mayflower Place, which entertained royalty several times in its history. This estate was meticulously renovated and restored in 1987 & 1988 by 70 craftsmen and European artists. The superior construction and level of intricate hand-carved architectural details and finishes rival the grand estates on the east coast. Built of durable materials, this concrete and brick structure features hand-carved limestone, monumental limestone stairs, fountains and balustrades, exquisite plaster relief ceilings, a slate roof with decorative copper details & scuppers, and leaded glass windows with limestone surrounds. Enjoy over 425' of Lakefront, 28 rooms/12 beds/11.4 baths and 11 exquisite fireplaces. An opportunity of a lifetime! One must see it to grasp its beauty and truly appreciate the level of detail rarely seen today and impossible to replicate. Truly spectacular!
Open House: Sunday, 7/22 1:00-3:00PM
STUNNING and completely updated! Move in to your dream home at an affordable price in Lake Forest! Not one detail has been spared. Kitchen is a complete gut remodel by Goebler Company to include; Marble and Granite counters, Farm Sink, Viking Stove, All Stainless Steel Appliances, Wine fridge and built in desk station. Newer hardwood floors throughout entire main level and second story. The open floorpan allows for easy and flexible everyday flo. Laundry room is conveniently located on the main level off the kitchen. Oversized Formal Dining Room open to living space. Large Living room is showered with windows to provide extremely beautiful natural light. Spacious Finished Basement for great Recreation use in addition to plenty of storage. Beautiful and Serene outdoor space sitting on your ACRE lot. Super low taxes to boot. Fantastic location as its close to Everett School, Starbucks, West Lake Forest Train station, Costco & Tollway. Nothing to do but move in and enjoy!
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