Luxury Homes for sale in Lake Forest, Illinois

$3,250,000 | 8 Bed & 7.2 Bath
Property Description: Modern luxurious living at its best! MANY NEW IMPROVEMENTS! A home that has been completely updated & renovated for today's living, where family & friends want to gather. Providing a beautiful backdrop for casual or formal living & entertaining, this estate features spacious, sun-filled rooms, high ceilings on all levels, incredible architectural detail, elegant, spacious & comfortable rooms, gorgeous NEW spa master bathrm, NEW custom dressing rm w/ built-ins &...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10290663 | Status: Active

$3,249,000 | 5 Bed & 8.1 Bath
Property Description: Stunning newer home in a fantastic walk to town location! It features beautifully detailed tumbled brick exterior, beautiful windows & entry doors, walled courtyards, patios and gorgeous landscaping. The interior showcases elegant yet understated details from French doors and bay windows to arched entryways, barreled and coved ceilings, fine moldings and six striking fireplaces. Exquisite decorating, custom lighting & versatile floor plan. The state of the art kitchen boasts wood...

  Listing Courtesy of: Griffith, Grant & Lackie
MLS ID 10724805 | Status: Contingent

$3,150,000 | 5 Bed & 7.4 Bath
Property Description: Located steps from Lake Michigan in highly sought after east Lake Forest! The combination of this home and setting creates a tranquil paradise like no other! Newly built in 2006, this English Country masterpiece was constructed with the highest quality of building materials available today. Ludowici clay tile roof, zinc coated copper gutters, flashings, roofs, and a stone exterior. Historic presence and exquisite detail encompass this home which received the Historic Preservation Award for...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10728153 | Status: Contingent

$3,100,000 | 7 Bed & 5.2 Bath
Property Description: This spectacular estate was designed by renowned architect Howard Van Doren Shaw, for Louis F. Swift. Set in a prime location near Lake Forest Country Day School, downtown Lake Forest, and Onwentsia Club, this estate exudes a sense of luxury and elegance that rivals the grand estates on the east coast. The Prince of Wales, later King Edward VIII, stayed here during his visit in 1924. The intricately detailed plaster ceilings in the Solarium, Entresol, Living Room and Dining Room are...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10736126 | Status: Active

$2,999,000 | 6 Bed & 9.3 Bath
Property Description: From the moment you pass through the gated entrance and begin your journey up the long, winding drive you can already tell this is a special property before you even catch a glimpse of the exterior. Boasting 15, 000+ sq. ft, and 4+ wooded acres to ensure privacy, this home is an entertainer's dream. Extensive modernization efforts were undertaken in 1996 including a second story, pool, spa, patio bar, and 5 car garage. John Regas, a well-known Interior Designer, curated the interior...

  Listing Courtesy of: Vesta Preferred LLC
MLS ID 10760938 | Status: Active

$2,999,000 | 6 Bed & 8.2 Bath
Property Description: Built in 2002, this home has never been lived in! Used to hold a museum-quality art collection, it boasts exceptional woodwork, 12 ft. ceilings, 3-story foyer, and large gracious rooms. The grand room boasts a 40-foot ceiling that has been hand-painted as an Italian fresco. Each bedroom has a luxurious en-suite bath. All finishes are of the highest quality throughout including a new DaVinci rubber roof and Venetian glass chandeliers throughout. A separate wing of the property holds a coach...

  Listing Courtesy of: Jameson Sotheby's International Realty
MLS ID 10620588 | Status: Active

$2,995,000 | 6 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: Luxurious comfort best describes this 6 bedroom home that is better than new with a total renovation in 2019. Combining modern amenities with gracious architectural features, nothing has been missed here, including soaring ceilings, new hardwood floors, 5 fireplaces, arched doorways and extraordinary mill work, every room is beautifully decorated and customized. Fabulous eat-in kitchen w/beautiful cabinetry, high end appliances and substantial island with seating. Family room off the...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10789242 | Status: Active

$2,950,000 | 6 Bed & 5.2 Bath
Property Description: The original limestone garden gate along Deerpath Road is a stunning entry to this elegant Georgian designed by Frederick Wainwright Perkins. A sunny, modern kitchen with white oak herringbone flooring and full butler's pantry, all new gorgeous baths including desirable his & her master baths, and the beauty of new stylish 21st century decorating - make this an extraordinary combination for today's buyer. Irreplaceable details include a cherry paneled living room, hand-carved Carrera...

  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 10735379 | Status: Contingent

$2,940,000 | 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

$2,895,000 | 6 Bed & 7.2 Bath
Property Description: The Yellow House on Vine, is a stately home filled with light and updates throughout. This gracious home featuring 4 floors of living space and the Coach house. A comfortable home for family living, it has been cared for with love, from adding a bluestone patio, gas starter to all fireplaces, newer light fixtures & chandeliers. Built ins have been added throughout. Finished the 3rd floor with an extra bedroom & a play area. While 269 Vine has the beautiful details found in the...

  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 10771010 | Status: Active

$2,895,000 | 5 Bed & 4.2 Bath
Property Description: This sophisticated 15 room, 5 bedroom, 4.1 bath, home offers a wonderful floor plan, a guest house, 5 1/2 car garage, newer Gourmet kitchen, family room & breakfast area w/walnut floors, exquisite lighting & amazing architectural details throughout. This home features all new forced air HVAC system, newly renovated baths and stunning style throughout! Enter through the enchanting inner courtyard garden to this stunning and newly renovated (2016) home designed by Walter Frazier....

  Listing Courtesy of: Griffith, Grant & Lackie
MLS ID 10553825 | Status: Pending

$2,895,000 | 7 Bed & 7.1 Bath
Property Description: This beautifully updated 1.92 acre east Lake Forest estate is just 2 blocks from town and the beach! One will find spectacular details throughout: gorgeous plaster mouldings, marble fireplaces, hardwood floors, and 12' ceilings, to name a few. The home offers Old World grandeur combined with the desirable features today's buyers are looking for - newer kitchen, updated bathrooms, updated mechanical systems, theater room and more. The home has 7 bedrooms, 7.1 bathrooms, an exquisite...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10756231 | Status: Active

$2,850,000 | 5 Bed & 5.1 Bath
Property Description: Sophistication and charm abound in this beautifully updated house. Tall windows, high ceilings, hardwood floors, natural light and scenic views are just a few of the highlights of this charming home. Six bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths, 11 fireplaces, a cozy family room, an OFFICE, and a wine cellar are only a few of the wonders to be found. The yard is private, and lushly planted with evergreens, and touches of color and flowers throughout the seasons. Close to town and the shops, with...

  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 09987225 | Status: Active

$2,800,000 | 7 Bed & 7.2 Bath
Property Description: RETREAT TO YOUR OWN PRIVATE HOME WITH RESORT AMENITIES THAT HAS BEEN DRASTICALLY REDUCED IN PRICE. 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...

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

$2,795,000 | 6 Bed & 6.1 Bath
Property Description: Retreat to this Enchanting Villa in prestigious Lake Forest - just 45 minutes beyond the bustling city lies "Villambroso" a picturesque mediterranean-inspired estate surrounded by nearly 4 acres of lush greenery and peaceful flowing ravines. Built in 1914, this 6000sqft home (and Coach House) is equal-parts rich in architecture & old-world charm yet incredibly livable & manageable in size. Designed by architect Edwin Clark (Brookfield Zoo) keen attention to detail throughout...

  Listing Courtesy of: Jameson Sotheby's Int'l Realty
MLS ID 10799383 | Status: New

$2,650,000 | 5 Bed & 6.1 Bath
Property Description: Under contract while on the PLN.Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s)5th Bedroom, Eating Area, Library, Recreation Room, Exercise Room, Theatre Room, Mud RoomPatio, Hot Tub, Pool In-Ground, Storms/Screens, Fire Pit200+ Amp ServiceOven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/RefrigeratorCorner, Fenced Yard, Landscaped ProfessionallySheridan Road North of Deerpath to Crabtree. East to 525....

  Listing Courtesy of: Jameson Sotheby's International Realty
MLS ID 10785662 | Status: Contingent

$2,500,000 | 5 Bed & 4.1 Bath
Property Description: Beautifully updated by Megan Winters in 2014, this home defines warmth, elegance and luxury. Located east of Sheridan Road on one of east Lake Forest's most beautiful streets, this sun-filled 5, 500+sq ft home is perfectly sited on 1.19 acres with gorgeous views. Features include a new $140, 000 1" thick cedar shake roof with new copper roofs, flashings, gutters and downspouts, a stunning curved staircase, high ceilings, hardwood floors, a family room with views of the...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10738561 | Status: Active

$2,499,000 | 6 Bed & 6.3 Bath
Property Description: Across from the Lake, a paver brick driveway welcomes you to this estate including: the comfortable home, the coach house, the pool, the pool house & 5 car garage. This exquisite home is a rare find today on the North Shore. Features include a Christopher Peacock kitchen, wood floors, cathedral ceilings, front & service staircases. It relays elegance with huge emphasis on comfortable family living. Most luxurious master suite. Crown moldings. Ample windows with filtering...

  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 10305300 | Status: Contingent

$2,499,000 | 7 Bed & 7.2 Bath
Property Description: Glorious home near the LAKE! Incredible 1.35 acre lot, designed and maintained by Mariani Landscape. Renovated in 2005 and 2018, home is freshly painted and features intricate millwork and white oak hardwood flooring. Kitchen with new LED recessed lights has Altunian Builders custom white cabinetry with crown molding, polished nickel hardware, new quartz counters, new subway tile backsplash, new pendant lights over center island with new Thermador pro series cooktop, 2 new Kohler sinks...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10644820 | Status: Contingent

$2,495,000 | 7 Bed & 7.1 Bath
Property Description: This elegant Colonial home sits on a beautiful 1.4-acre lot in one of Lake Forest's premier in-town locations. Built in 1980 and extensively updated by the current owners the home features a floor plan that flows seamlessly between the formal living spaces, the casual living and the outdoor entertaining spaces. Highlights include herringbone floor in entry hallway, volume ceilings, beautifully appointed formal living room with fireplace, dining room with decorative fireplace, plus first...

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MLS ID 10733153 | Status: Active

$2,495,000 | 4 Bed & 5.1 Bath
Property Description: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s)Breakfast Room, Library, 5th Bedroom, Mud Room, Game Room, Exercise Room, Theatre Room, Family Room - Down400 Amp Service or GreaterNorth of Sheridan Elementary School on the West side of the street...

  Listing Courtesy of: Childs Realty Group
MLS ID 10785196 | Status: Active

$2,495,000 | 5 Bed & 6.1 Bath
Property Description: This rare opportunity to purchase and build on a lot in coveted Lake Forest is unparalleled. Located on a 1.83 acres, R.M Swanson architect has partnered with ICON builders to bring a dream home into reality. The private residence begins with a long drive down a serenely wooded driveway. Built in the modern farmhouse style, the gorgeous stone and wood siding gives way to an open floor plan featuring solid white oak flooring throughout. The elegant kitchen enjoys top of the line appliances...

  Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
MLS ID 10640866 | Status: Active

$2,495,000 | 6 Bed & 8.2 Bath
Property Description: Ellslloyd, a gorgeous 1907 estate tucked away in East Lake Forest, has been restored and modernized beyond its original grandeur for today's lifestyle. Designed by Fifth Avenue architect Robert David Kohn, this magnificent home is grand in scale yet ever so inviting. The spacious and elegant foyer welcomes you to this one-of-a-kind estate, which offers both luxury and a place to enjoy the comforts of home. Large rooms, 8 unique fireplaces and high ceilings throughout. The newer gourmet...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10674771 | Status: Active

$2,450,000 | 5 Bed & 6.2 Bath
Property Description: True to its French Provencal architectural style, this exquisite home offers beauty, luxury and comfort found in manor homes along the French countryside. The scenic 1.86 acre property is professionally groomed, yet has many towering trees. There are wonderful outdoor amenities that include a deluxe stone patio, outdoor kitchen, pergola, fire pit and large tennis court. The front motor court and 4-car garage with porte cochere provide abundant parking for family and friends. The foyer...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10732276 | Status: Active

$2,400,000 | 4 Bed & 4.1 Bath
Property Description: Gorgeous custom home perfectly located on 1.66 private acres on a cul-de-sac near town, schools and parks. Totally updated throughout! New kitchen, baths, finishes, lighting, and pool! Recently refinished hardwood floors throughout first and second floor. Durable, low-maintenance construction with brick and stucco walls and a slate roof, with copper gutters and flashings. Approx 5, 700 SF above grade and 2, 000 additional SF of finished space in the lower level. Beautiful details and...

  Listing Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
MLS ID 10724731 | Status: Active

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