The most beautiful example of Victorian Italianate architecture in Chicago, this Historic Preservation Award winning home has been renovated and designed to meet the desires of the 21st century buyer. Perfectly located between Lake Forest's Market Square and Lake Michigan this outstanding gated offering includes all of the exquisite furnishings valued at $700,000 AND a 1.3 subdivided lot valued at $1,250,000. Gorgeous woodwork and flooring which includes African mahogany, ash and walnut, antique fireplace mantels, superb custom moldings and high ceilings all compliment the interior of the home. Four levels of living with 6 spacious bedrooms, 5.2 baths, library, den and family room, wine tasting room, 7200 wine bottle storage with newer custom designed built-in cedar racking, 2nd floor laundry, and newer heated 3 car garage all are packaged into this magnificent home. The property is visually stunning at every turn, with exceptional views from every window. Remarkable 3 story octagonal tower rises above the roof to a windowed cupola and pointed spire. Walk the pathway through the cutting gardens, enjoy the Victorian Circle Garden with statuary, admire the specimen trees, or delight in the most impressive in-ground pool with fountain and pavilion surrounded by brick & blue stone decking. Live in and enjoy one of the most treasured of all Lake Forest homes.
Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s)
Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Patio, Pool In-Ground, Grill-Outdoors
Fenced Yard, Landscaped Professionally
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Coldwell Banker Realty.
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Listing information last updated on April 5th, 2020 at 8:20am CDT.