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500 South Ridge Road, Lake Forest, IL – $2,999,000

  • 5 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 7,618 Sqft
  • 2.68 Acres
  • 5 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 7,618 Sqft
  • 2.68 Acres

500 South Ridge Road

Brace yourself for one of Lake Forest's finest homes! This home was brilliantly rebuilt with the stunning architectural designs of The Poulton Group! It sits majestically on a gorgeous 2.62 acre sanctuary. The ceilings on both levels were significantly raised . The home was " re-built" and like new construction. The kitchen is top notch boasting cabinetry of O'Brien Harris, LLC., high end appliances (including coffee bar) and finishes. Gleaming hardwood floors and custom woodwork. There are breathtaking and soothing views out of every window. The new addition includes an elegant first floor office and a sensational master suite with his and her vanity rooms, massive walk in closet, tub area and walk through shower. You will love the first floor family room with custom shelving and views of the outdoor fireplace. The first floor mud room is well designed with a place for everything and a powder room. You'll appreciate the second floor laundry and the gorgeous bedroom suites and second floor "lounge" All mechanicals are newer. This stately home sits back on a beautiful lot on prestigious "Ridge Road" There is a separate structure which is perfect for outdoor entertaining. A portion of the pond is on this lot which again provides more amazing views. This is a very special home and it is absolutely like no other!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #10842374
  • Price$2,999,000
  • Taxes$35,464
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms7.00
  • Full Baths5
  • Half Baths2
  • Square Footage7,618
  • Acres2.68
  • Year Built1937
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached Single
  • StyleEnglish
  • StatusContingent

Community Information

  • Address500 South Ridge Road
  • AreaLake Forest
  • CityLake Forest
  • CountyLake
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60045


  • # of Garages3
  • Is WaterfrontYes


  • HeatingNatural Gas,Forced Air
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementPartial
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces4
  • FireplacesGas Log
  • Stories2 Stories

Interior Features

Hardwood Floors,2nd Floor Laundry,Walk-In Closet(s),Bookcases


  • ExteriorBrick

School Information

  • District115
  • ElementaryCherokee Elementary School
  • MiddleDeer Path Middle School
  • HighLake Forest High School

Additional Information

  • Days on Market189

Listing Details


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

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Price Change History for 500 South Ridge Road, Lake Forest, IL (MLS® #10842374)

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago.

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Listing information last updated on March 9th, 2021 at 1:15am CST.