1255 Winwood Drive

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

Andra O'Neill

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Property Type
Single Family
Lake Forest

***New Listing*** If you appreciate Superior Quality and Craftsmanship...this is the Home for You! This Gorgeous French Country Manor boasts pristine elements that will captivate you room after room. Bask in the luxury found in the high ceilings (10 and 11 foot) Wide Plank Hardwood Floors, Deep Crown Molding, Chair Rail and Picture Frame Wainscoting (on all three levels), Extra Tall Solid Core Doors, Recessed Lighting, Plantation Shutters, Custom Cabinetry and Built-ins, Built-in Speakers, French Doors and Transom Windows throughout. Awesome floor plan that flows from formal to casual spaces with ease. Working from home? Choose between your private first floor office/study with rich woodwork, warm woodburning fireplace and glass paneled French doors or your lower level hideaway office with built-ins. The high-end Chef's kitchen includes 60" Sub Zero Refrigerator, 8 burner Viking stove with griddle and vent hood, two Miele dishwashers, warming drawer and oversized center island with seating and storage. Butler's pantry and walk-in pantry. Two guest powder rooms on the first floor, the second is adjacent to the mudroom/laundry room and the heated three car garage. The second floor offers a spa-like primary retreat that has it all...sitting area, west facing balcony, huge walk-in closet, second stackable laundry, separate shower and jetted tub, double vanities and heated floor. Three additional bedrooms, one en-suite and one Jack and Jill bathroom...Plus a cozy reading nook with built-in bookshelves. Stunning deep pour finished basement with heated floors, open Rec Room with several entertaining areas, oversized wet bar, island with seating, warm fireplace, exercise room, hot sauna, full bathroom, potential second office or 5th bedroom. A true sanctuary nestled on 1.4 tranquil, landscaped acres with cul-de-sac location, adjacent to the Lake County Forest Preserves and walking paths, you will never want to leave!

Full Features
Architecture Style: English
Exterior Type: Stone
Basement: Finished
Beds Above Grade: 4
Beds Below Grade: 1
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas
Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Dishwasher-Portable, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Range Hood
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 16-20 Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 3
Roof Type: Wood Shakes/Shingles
Room Count: 12
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 4,717
Tax Amount: $28,170
Tax Year: 2020
Internal Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Sauna/Steam Room, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Laundry
External Features: Balcony, Patio, Porch, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill

Room Information
Living Room: 19X19 - Main Level
Dining Room: 14X16 - Main Level
Kitchen: 10X20 - Main Level
Family Room: 16X19 - Main Level
Primary Bedroom: 18X18 - 2nd Level
2nd Bedroom: 15X17 - 2nd Level
3rd Bedroom: 12X14 - 2nd Level
4th Bedroom: 12X14 - 2nd Level
5th Bdrm: 13X16 - Basement
Study: 15X15 - Main Level
Recreation Rm: 26X44 - Basement
Exercise Rm: 12X16 - Basement

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $28,170

Listing information updated 6/7/2021 at 12:23am

Listing Office: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

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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

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Nearby Public Transportation

Union Pacific North, Milwaukee District North

at Lake Bluff Metra (2.06 miles away), Lake Forest Metra


1255 Winwood Drive Lake Forest, Illinois 60045 is a single family home currently listed at $1,650,000. 1255 Winwood Drive features 5 bedroom(s) and 6 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since April 19th, 2021 and was built in 2005. Nearby schools include Everett Elementary School, Deer Path Middle Sch East, Deer Path Middle Sch West. The nearest transit stops include Union Pacific North Lake Bluff Metra. Want to learn more about 1255 Winwood Drive Lake Forest, Illinois 60045? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.

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