Luxury Homes for sale in Lake Forest, Illinois

$15,000,000 | 8 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: Opportunity of a lifetime to own the architectural masterpiece "Wyldwoode" by Harrie T. Lindeberg on 8.94 lakefront acres, including 2 subdivided lots. Built for steel tycoon, Clyde Carr, the "Y" shape design allows for spectacular lake views & full privacy. Guests are welcomed through the bronze metal front door with zodiac & other symbols designed by Oscar B. Bach. Elegant, gracious living is reflected through the wonderful blend of classic detail &...



  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 10010982 | Status: Active

$10,950,000 | 6 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: Impossible to describe, this one-of-a-kind estate overlooking Lake Michigan exemplifies what can be built today with detail & craftsmanship borrowed from the past. The stunning great rm was designed by Alfred Granger in 1928. Stuart Cohen designed a 6 bdrm new home around the historic great rm. After 8 yrs of fastidious design & construction, the carved limestone, brick & timber home was completed in 2001. Much of the woodwork & lighting was designed & fabricated in...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10299311 | Status: Active

$8,499,000 | 10 Bed & 11.0 Bath
Property Description: Set on over 5 private acres with nearly 400'of beach is Illinois' most architecturally significant estate on Lake Michigan, Mayflower Place, which hosted royalty several times in its history. This estate was meticulously renovated & 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...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10015247 | Status: Active

$6,950,000 | 8 Bed & 7.4 Bath
Property Description: A classic French masterpiece created by architect Phillip Liederbach of Liederbach & Graham. This exquisite new construction took over five years to complete and was finished in September 2009. Situated on three pristine acres on highly sought after Onwentsia Road in East Lake Forest. Soaring 14 foot ceilings, walls of custom mahogany windows and French doors provide serene views and an abundance of natural light. Intricate mill work, custom marble, limestone and white oak floors and...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10172436 | Status: Active

$5,995,000 | 6 Bed & 10.0 Bath
Property Description: SUBSTANTIAL PRICE REDUCTION! CLASSIC ENGLISH COUNTRY LIVING IN THE HEART OF LAKE FOREST, CLOSE TO EVERYTHING! A BEAUTIFUL, WINDING DRIVEWAY THROUGH FIVE PRIVATE, USABLE, GATED ACRES. SECURITY, SAFETY AND PRIVACY FOR YOUR FAMILY IN TODAY'S WORLD. SPECTACULAR HEART OF THE HOME KITCHEN. 21st CENTURY INFRASTRUCTURE. COMPLETELY REFURBISHED INTERIOR; NEWER ROOF, WINDOWS & DOORS; SUBSTANTIAL RECENT ADDITIONS. ALL REGULARLY & PROFESSIONALLY MAINTAINED. 2.5 ACRES OF FREE BUILDABLE...



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MLS ID 10402632 | Status: Active

$5,750,000 | 6 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: PRESTIGIOUS LAKE FOREST ESTATE ON APPROX 3.8 ACRES W/BEAUTIFUL MARIANI LANDSCAPING & APPLE ORCHARD! 3 STORIES + FINISHED LOWER LEVEL. THIS HOME OFFERS 6 BDRMS/6 FULL & 2 1/2 BATHS, 7 FRPLS, 5 CAR GARAGE W/UPPER LIVING AREA, EXQUISITE ARCHITECTURAL DETAIL THRU-OUT. LEVEL 1:SPACIOUS LIGHT-FILLED LIVING RM W/VAULTED TIMBER-BEAM CEILING, WALNUT HDWD FLRS, FP, ADJ DINING RM ALL W/FRENCH DOOR TERRACE ACCESS, GOURMET KITCHEN W/HEATED TERRA COTTA TILE FLRS, HIGH END APPLS, FP, GARDEN VIEW...



  Listing Courtesy of: Baird & Warner
MLS ID 10272434 | Status: Active

$4,795,000 | 5 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: Exquisite craftsmanship and luxurious finishes elevate this special home to a class of its own. A few doors from Lake Michigan, the spectacular ravine setting is unparalleled with hand-hewn trails, steps and breath-taking natural vistas -all blending with a series of natural gardens that connect the ravine and the estate grounds. Graciously sized rooms, five ensuite bedrooms, finished basement, guest house, lap pool with pool house and separate exercise gazebo all make this a one-of-a...



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MLS ID 10624077 | Status: Active

$4,750,000 | 6 Bed & 6.4 Bath
Property Description: Megan Winters transformed this David Adler masterpiece to absolute perfection in 2018! Set on 3 spectacular acres in east Lake Forest, this estate is one of Adler's finest. The fabulous new kitchen opens to the family room and breakfast area w/ views of the grounds. Amazing architectural detail throughout all 4 levels. The gracious floor plan includes 15 rooms, 6 ensuite bedrooms, 6 beautifully updated full baths, 4 updated half baths, high ceilings, recently refinished or new hardwood...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10470884 | Status: Active

$4,650,000 | 7 Bed & 7.3 Bath
Property Description: Steeped in history, Westover was designed by Charles Sumner Frost in 1897. Its Colonial Revival architectural style offers a stately brick exterior with pillars, columns, pediments and bay windows. In the 1930's, the interior formal rooms were remodeled by David Adler and his sister, Frances Elkins. Adler's signature moldings and detailed millwork are showcased in the foyer, living room, library, dining room and front staircase. In the late 1990's, Chicago preservation architects, ...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10647323 | Status: Active

$4,400,000 | 7 Bed & 7.4 Bath
Property Description: Cultivate your own piece of history with this exceptional jewel! Designed by Walter Frazier, this "New Formalist" Palladian Villa's classic/modernist design blends spectacularly with 3.6 acres of manicured grounds. The masterpiece lakefront estate has 7 bedrooms, 5 fireplaces, walnut floors, de Giulio kitchen, 10 baths and a 3 car heated garage. The floor plan flows effortlessly and features a solarium, green house and floor to ceiling original steel sliding glass doors all lake...



  Listing Courtesy of: Compass
MLS ID 10589175 | Status: Contingent

$4,400,000 | 5 Bed & 5.3 Bath
Property Description: Relaxed elegance in custom-crafted home strikes the perfect balance for family time and entertaining, appealing to the most discriminating tastes. Everything has been accounted for in this breathtaking estate spread out over 1.3 acres with Main House, and Pool/Guest House. 5 bedrooms, 5.3 bath home with 9 fabulous fireplaces throughout. Well-appointed open spaces are flooded with natural light and views of the sylvan setting. Custom chef's kitchen with an abundance of top-of-the-line...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10533350 | Status: Active

$4,295,000 | 7 Bed & 8.6 Bath
Property Description: Sited on 4.5 PRIVATE ACRES, this brilliantly designed Beaux Arts mansion is poised for completion. New Owners will create their own INTERIOR STYLE whether Traditional, Transitional or Contemporary. The unfinished residence presents a unique opportunity to transform OVER 18, 000SF of potential living space into a timeless landmark. 333 Foster is being sold "as it is" with the final design, finishes and associated costs to be completed by the Buyer. With concrete construction, a...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10333975 | Status: Active

$4,199,000 | 5 Bed & 6.3 Bath
Property Description: One-of-a-kind fabulous! Brick Georgian estate, perfectly sited on two gated acres overlooking LF Open Lands. Gorgeous, yet comfortable interior with volume ceilings, spacious rooms, impeccable design and luxurious finishes. Curved center staircase, elevator to all levels, separate wing with indoor pool, spa and sauna. The paneled library has wonderful built-ins, a private bath and ample room for several desks. Recent kitchen and bath renovations represent the best of the best; must see...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10461223 | Status: Active

$3,999,000 | 7 Bed & 7.3 Bath
Property Description: Spectacular 2.48 acre lakefront estate on the historical & magnificent McCormick Villa Sul Lago estate. The grounds include the original restored tea house aka "Sound of Music" Gazebo, a wonderful & charming pool house complete w/ his/her bathrooms, LR & newly renovated kitchen, pool & Jacuzzi. This 7 bed/ 7.3 bath brick Georgian sprawling masterpiece. Upon entering, you are "wow'd" by a double bridal staircase & arched doorway to the great room, ...



  Listing Courtesy of: Baird & Warner
MLS ID 10488042 | Status: Active

$3,995,000 | 7 Bed & 6.4 Bath
Property Description: A noteworthy Lake Forest residence privately situated on a five acre parcel adjacent to protected Open Lands property. Classic Georgian architecture, with symmetry and balance that is replicated on the front and rear facades. The grand entry foyer spans the width of the home, and leads directly out to the terrace and grounds. Architectural details are irreplaceable today. Millwork is a work of art. Formal rooms are grand, yet warm and welcoming. Exceptional updates have been made in the...



  Listing Courtesy of: Griffith, Grant & Lackie
MLS ID 10109421 | Status: Active

$3,975,000 | 7 Bed & 7.2 Bath
Property Description: This inviting home by James Otis integrates modern architecture, interior design, stunning landscaping and is designed around a central courtyard by Shin Abe of Zen Associates. The 2.53 acres create lush tranquil gardens and outdoor rooms that back up to Lake Forest Open Lands, yet is walking distance to town. The home was totally updated and renovated in 2002 with new mechanicals, plumbing and wiring and includes a chef's kitchen, spa quality baths and wine cellar, both 2nd floor and...



  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 10035384 | Status: Active

$3,950,000 | 6 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: This beautiful Howard Van Doren Shaw home was extensively renovated and updated in 2008. Distinguished by its overall quality of details, design, materials and craftsmanship, it was awarded the Lake Forest Preservation Foundation award for Rehabilitation in 2009. The meticulous updates & renovations created a sense of warmth, elegance, luxury & comfort for today's discerning buyers. This gracious 16 room, 6 bedroom, 6.2 bath home is set on 1.61 acres of manicured grounds in the...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10634556 | Status: Active

$3,950,000 | 5 Bed & 5.3 Bath
Property Description: Incredible value for an estate that is close to town and Lake Forest Country Day School. Designed by Ambrose Cramer and meticulously expanded and totally renovated by Hammond Beeby Architects in 2008, this magnificent home is truly one-of-a-kind and in pristine condition. Superior quality construction with an elevator, a Ludowici Clay tile roof, zinc coated copper gutters and downspouts, a fabulous high-end gourmet kitchen with butler's pantry, gleaming Birger Juell hardwood floors, and...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10254004 | Status: Active

$3,900,000 | 5 Bed & 7.1 Bath
Property Description: Incredible Value! Unsurpassed luxury defines this gorgeous home located on a private cul-de-sac in east Lake Forest. Built in 2009, this spectacular masterpiece includes 20 rooms, 6 bedrooms, 7.1 baths, a guest apartment/in-law suite, indoor sport court, along with SMART HOME technology, geothermal HVAC system, 6 car heated garage, swimming pool and spa! As you enter the dramatic foyer with a custom floating staircase and designer lighting, you can experience the open concept of this...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10626589 | Status: Active

$3,799,000 | 5 Bed & 5.1 Bath
Property Description: This stunning home, located East of Sheridan Road and mere blocks from Lake Michigan, is a completely renovated work of art by highly acclaimed designer, Megan Winters. Originally designed by renowned architect Jerome Cerny in 1962, this beauty rests on 1.85 acres of private land in East Lake Forest. Distinguished by design and defined by quality, this elegant home features cashmere wallpaper, striking light fixtures, and amazing sight lines. While maintaining the charm of the original...



  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 10531245 | Status: Active

$3,750,000 | 6 Bed & 7.3 Bath
Property Description: Expertly renovated stately Georgian set on a gated 2.3 acres in a coveted East LF location. Sophisticated & comfortable, it offers great architectural detail, extensive moldings, stunning light fixtures, soaring ceilings & superb finishes. It features gorgeous mahogany library with limestone FP and handsome built-ins, one-of-the kind 2-story wine cellar w/ tasting room, dramatic living room with barreled hand painted ceiling & grand fireplace, oversized dining room with hand...



  Listing Courtesy of: Griffith, Grant & Lackie
MLS ID 09677920 | Status: Active

$3,695,000 | 5 Bed & 6.3 Bath
Property Description: Beautifully-renovated Mid-Century modern 5 bedroom, 6 full, 3 half bath estate with the sounds and views of Lake Michigan right across the street. Designed by Ike Colburn and reinvented by the current seller to optimize the master architect's vision for a home that sets your senses sailing. Taken to new heights with linear custom trim, Carrera marble and limestone baths, stone fireplaces and a state of the art kitchen, every angle excites and intrigues. Rare 1st-floor master bedroom suite...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10600015 | Status: Active

$3,589,000 | 5 Bed & 7.4 Bath
Property Description: Built in 2005, historic presence and exquisite detail encompass this English Country residence located steps from Lake Michigan. This magnificent home received the 2007 Historic Preservation Award for new construction. Cross the 55 foot private bridge to experience this remarkable 19 room home with 6 bedrooms and 7.4 baths. Superior materials, outstanding millwork and exceptional craftsmanship. Amazing grounds with bluestone patios, salt water spa and stunning landscaping. A Lake Forest...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 09849159 | Status: Active

$3,500,000 | 5 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: This truly unique East Lake Forest estate offers the best of both worlds: Old world charm meets newer construction. Captivating ravine and Lake Michigan views change with the seasons. Luxurious stone walkways and landscaping beautifully accent this impeccable, sprawling property. Amenities include every bedroom en-suite, exquisite Ludowici tile roof, copper gutters, 3 patios, central vac, solid oak library with wet bar, indoor kitchen grill with chimney exhaust, 4 fireplaces, 3-story...



  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10633280 | Status: Active

$3,500,000 | 7 Bed & 7.3 Bath
Property Description: Welcome to the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago Showcase home for 2020! The Pullman estate, originally designed by Frost & Granger in the early 1900's and remodeled in 1926 by Stanley Anderson. Located on coveted Mayflower road walking distance to Lake Michigan, Forest Park and the beach! Over 31 renown interior designers have collaborated to re-create this stunning home. New kitchen will delight your senses. The gardens & grounds are equally as beautiful and have been redesigned...



  Listing Courtesy of: Griffith, Grant & Lackie
MLS ID 10651026 | Status: Active


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