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567 Lexington Drive

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045


Kelly McInerney
847.826.6800

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$1,399,000


Bedrooms
5

Bathrooms
3

Half Baths
1



Property Type
Single Family
Neighborhood
Lake Forest


A desirable location in Lake Forest's popular Meadowood neighborhood at the end of a quiet street provides a private and tranquil park-like setting for this once-in-lifetime property, where acres and acres of Open Lands exist just beyond your front door. Masterfully reimagined by local builder Crossroads/Blue Sky, the residence has undergone a dramatic transformation to bring it into harmony with modern-day living and entertaining. A classic exterior of shingle and brick, flanked by stately columns, invites you inside. Timelessly elegant, the interiors reveal refined details and impeccable craftsmanship throughout. The effortless mix of contemporary and traditional styles with authentic rough-hewn materials gives the home instant warmth upon arrival. Just beyond the spacious foyer, a beautifully conceived library is complete with coffered ceiling, wood paneling, built-ins, and custom wood barndoor that convey the relaxed formality that permeates throughout the house. A naturally flowing floorplan takes you into the formal living room, which opens to a bright sunroom overlooking the beautiful backyard and connects to the formal dining room with a built-in beverage center/bar, striking fireplace, and beamed ceiling. The expanded chef's kitchen blends form and function to perfection with custom white cabinetry, soapstone countertops, Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, a casual eating area, expansive island with seating, and planning desk. A thoughtful family room addition made it possible to create a hangout space that is as spacious as it is sophisticated, thanks to custom built-ins and a volume ceiling with rustic wood beams. A laundry room and mudroom located off the attached two-car garage complete the main level. The second floor unites all five bedrooms, including a bedroom with a stunning en-suite bath and a unique paneled finished bonus room space off one bedroom that can double as a playroom, craft area, training space, studio, dressing room, finished storage, and more. The primary bedroom suite was completely re-envisioned as part of the home's addition to be a luxe retreat. Graced by a volume ceiling and overlooking the backyard, the private space offers a glam dressing room/walk-in closet and a new spa master bath featuring an expansive shower, dual sinks, radiant heated flooring, and more - not unlike what you would find at a fine hotel. A media room/recreation room, exercise room, and storage reside in the lower level, offering yet another space to relax and hangout. Beyond the house, the fenced backyard encourages outdoor entertaining with a large paver patio, lush lawn, firepit area, plus lots of space for play. A truly rare find in Lake Forest!



Full Features
Exterior Type: Brick,Cedar
Basement: Partially Finished
Beds Above Grade: 5
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas, Forced Air
Appliances: Oven-Double, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, All Stainless Steel Kitchen Appliances, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Cooktop, Range Hood
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 51-60 Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Room Count: 13
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 4,368
Tax Amount: $20,465
Tax Year: 2019
Internal Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s)
External Features: Patio, Porch, Fire Pit


Room Information
Living Room: 14X28 - Main Level
Dining Room: 14X20 - Main Level
Kitchen: 18X23 - Main Level
Family Room: 19X17 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 14X20 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 14X12 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 10X15 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 10X13 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 11X16 - 2nd Level
Office: 9X13 - Main Level
Bonus: 14X22 - 2nd Level
Recreation Rm: 16X15 - Basement
Exercise Rm: 11X15 - Basement


Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $20,465

Listing information updated 4/7/2021 at 8:43pm


Listing Office: Coldwell Banker 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
Everett 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
Milwaukee District North, Union Pacific North

at Lake Forest Metra (1.85 miles away)


 





567 Lexington Drive Lake Forest, Illinois 60045 is a single family home currently listed at $1,399,000. 567 Lexington Drive features 5 bedroom(s) and 4 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since April 6th, 2021 and was built in 1968. Nearby schools include Everett Elementary School, Deer Path Middle Sch East, Deer Path Middle Sch West. The nearest transit stops include Milwaukee District North Lake Forest Metra. Want to learn more about 567 Lexington Drive Lake Forest, Illinois 60045? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.


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