half bath
square ft

943 Mccormick Drive

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045
Closed / MLS #11952586 / Single Family / Lake Forest
Listing information updated 2/21/2024 at 10:23am
This gorgeous brick home located between Sheridan Road and Lake Michigan has amazing privacy and has been beautifully renovated and upgraded. Updates include a roof, new gutters, downspouts and copper flashing (all roofing components to be installed shortly), 3 new furnaces and air conditions, a new heater in the garage, new hardwood floors on first floor, new base, trim and crown moldings throughout, new plantation shutters throughout, new decorative lighting, and a new expanded kitchen with custom cabinetry and a huge island for seating 4, open to the family room, and much more! Approximately $600,000 in improvements! The two-story foyer welcomes you to a grand home with a lovely formal dining room, expanded gourmet kitchen with premium appliances, quartzite countertops in the expansion, with seating at the breakfast area or at the large island. The kitchen is open to the huge family room. The family room has ample seating with views of the stunning grounds, on each side of the fireplace. Adjacent to the family room is the living room/library with built-ins and a wet bar. Additionally, the first floor has an ensuite bedroom with huge walk in closet, perfect for in-law quarters or secondary (first floor) primary bedroom. This room is currently being utilized as an office. A beautifully appointed powder room completes this level. The staircase has been updated with decorative wrought iron spindles and has new carpeting throughout the second floor. The primary suite is large with many closets and a lovely primary bathroom with a floating Porcher tub, walk in shower and private commode room, with Perrin and Rowe fixtures. There is a laundry area off of the primary bedroom suite as well. Three other bedrooms are located on the 2nd floor, one ensuite with the remaining two sharing one full updated bathroom. The lower level has a very large recreation room, an exercise room, utility & storage space and a wine cellar. The driveway was expanded with additional space to add a basketball court. There is a 3-car heated garage with a lovely courtyard and side apron for additional parking. The backyard is fully fenced and contains a deck for outdoor grilling with access off of the kitchen with an additional gorgeous bluestone patio and fireplace overlooking the stunning grounds. With all of these updates and more, this home is an exceptional value with the ability to move right in and enjoy all that Lake Forest has to offer!

Full Features

Architecture Style:
French Provincial
Exterior Type:
Beds Above Grade:
Cooling System:
Central Air
Heating System:
Natural Gas, Forced Air
Double Oven, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s)
Main Level Primary Bedroom:
41-50 Years
Roof Type:
Parking Type:
Room Count:
Water Front:
Square Feet:
Lot Size:
.50-.99 Acre
Internal Features:
Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, Built-in Features
External Features:
Deck, Patio, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit

Room Information

Living Room:
13x13 - Main
Dining Room:
16x14 - Main
41x14 - Main
Family Room:
25x15 - Main
Primary Bedroom:
22x21 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom:
18x14 - Main
3rd Bedroom:
16x14 - Second
4th Bedroom:
13x13 - Second
Bedroom 5:
12x12 - Second Level
Recreation Room:
42x38 - Basement Level
Breakfast Room:
13x12 - Main Level
Exercise Room:
18x17 - Basement Level
13x12 - Main Level

Taxes & Assessments

Tax Amount:
Tax Year:
$50 / year


Zip Code:
Lake Forest


School District(s):
67, 115
Elementary School:
Cherokee Elementary School
Middle School:
Deer Path Middle School
High School:
Lake Forest High School
Disclaimer: The accuracy of all information regardless of source, including but not limited to square footage and lot size, is deemed reliable but not guaranteed nor warranted and should be personally verified through personal inspection by and/or with the appropriate professionals.

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943 Mccormick Drive is a single family home which sold for $1,795,000. 943 Mccormick Drive features 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 1 Half Bath. This single family home has been listed on @properties since December 28th, 2023 and was built in 1976. Nearby schools include Cherokee Elementary School, Deer Path Middle School, and Lake Forest High School. The nearest transit stops include Fort Sheridan Metra Metra Union Pacific North line.