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1000 E Illinois Road

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045


Andra O'Neill
847.650.9093

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$2,749,000


Bedrooms
6

Bathrooms
6

Half Baths
1



Property Type
Single Family
Neighborhood
Lake Forest


Retreat to this Enchanting Villa in prestigious Lake Forest - just 45 minutes beyond the bustling city lies "Vallombrosa" 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 the homes interior and exterior all tell a story of centuries past. Restored in 2003 & Updated in 2018 the storybook home features a pebble & cobblestone circular drive, front courtyard, an overhanging balcony w/ water fountain, solid stucco facade and terra-cotta clay roof. Pass-through arched entry doors to the majestic dual-staircase entry foyer. Main level includes a fireside formal dining room, both formal and family living areas, a wood-adorned office & library, and custom kitchen & prep room & bright sunroom overlooking the rear yard gardens. Upper level features 4 bedrooms + media room, each w/ attached bathrooms, a romantic main bedroom w/ sitting & dressing room, ornate vintage detailed baths, lighting, custom closets & window treatments. Lower level partially finished w/ 800+ bottle wine cellar, additional storage and prep rooms. Sip on wine, entertain and feast on meals alfresco overlooking a 60ft deep lot perfectly plush with fire-pit. Additional Coach House Studio w/ Full Bath & 2 Car Detached Garage. Nearby Lake Michigan, own a piece of history, dazzle family & friends, and start living your fairytale now.


Upcoming Open House Times

Open House: 12:00pm - 1:30pm Sunday, September 27th, 2020




Full Features
Architecture Style: Mediter./Spanish
Exterior Type: Stucco
Basement: Finished,Crawl,Cellar,Bathroom Rough-In
Beds Above Grade: 6
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Space Pac
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air, Hot Water/Steam, Radiators, Zoned
Appliances: Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Range Hood
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Roof Type: Tile
Room Count: 13
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 5,976
Tax Amount: $50,355
Tax Year: 2018
Internal Features: Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)
External Features: Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Fire Pit


Room Information
Living Room: 30X22 - Main Level
Dining Room: 22X17 - Main Level
Kitchen: 27X13 - Main Level
Family Room: 30X13 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 22X20 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 18X14 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 16X12 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 14X13 - 2nd Level
Den: 13X9 - Main Level
5th Bdrm: 21X12 - 2nd Level
Foyer: 16X28 - Main Level
Sun/Florida Room Heated: 13X12 - 2nd Level
Utility Room-Lower Level: 16X10 - Basement


Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $50,355

Listing information updated 9/20/2020 at 12:23am


Listing Office: Jameson Sotheby's Int'l Realty

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Lake Forest

With its towering trees, picturesque street plan and bluffs overlooking Lake Michigan, it’s easy to see why Lake Forest is known for its natural beauty.  Rich in history, the community offers true luxury in a resort-style setting 30 miles north…

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School District(s)
Lake Forest SD 67, Lake Forest CHSD 115
Elementary School
Sheridan Elementary School, Deer Path Middle Sch East
Middle School
Deer Path Middle Sch West, Deer Path Middle Sch East
High School
Lake Forest High School

School information is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. This information should only be used as a reference and does not warrant or guarantee enrollment. Please contact applicable schools or school districts directly to verify information and enrollment eligibility.

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Nearby Public Transportation

Metra
Union Pacific North, Milwaukee District North

at Lake Forest Metra (1.17 miles away)


 





1000 E Illinois Road Lake Forest, Illinois 60045 is a single family home currently listed at $2,749,000. 1000 E Illinois Road features 6 bedroom(s) and 7 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since September 14th, 2020 and was built in 1914. Nearby schools include Sheridan Elementary School, Deer Path Middle Sch East, Deer Path Middle Sch West. The nearest transit stops include Union Pacific North Lake Forest Metra. Want to learn more about 1000 E Illinois Road Lake Forest, Illinois 60045? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.


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