1050 Walden Road

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

Andra O'Neill

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Property Type
Single Family
Lake Forest

The impressive approach to this Georgian country house designed by Ralph Milman in 1942, includes 6.7 acres of sweeping lawns & ravine views. Professionally landscaped to enhance privacy, this home was part of the original McCormick estate called "Walden", & has been renovated for today's buyer. With attention to detail, the current owners have taken great care in preserving the craftsmanship of a bygone era, while having a floor plan & decorating that imparts a fresh look for today. Truly a family home with large yet comfortable rooms on the first floor, including a library & a family room off the kitchen.The sunroom takes full advantage of views, and there are fireplaces in the dining room, living room, & library.The 2nd floor features the master suite plus 3 en suite bedrooms, as well as an additional 3 bedrooms, laundry, and billiards room. The 3rd floor features another 2 bedrooms, bath, & storage. Attached 3-car garage and full finished basement round out this special offering.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Georgian
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Finished
Beds Above Grade: 9
Beds Below Grade: 0
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Gas
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 71-80 Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 3
Roof Type: Other
Room Count: 18
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 8,500
Tax Amount: $50,222
Tax Year: 2015
Internal Features: Bar-Dry, Hardwood Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry
External Features: Patio, Storms/Screens

Taxes & Assessments
Taxes: $50,222

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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

Union Pacific North, Milwaukee District North

at Fort Sheridan Metra (1.35 miles away), Lake Forest Metra


1050 Walden Road Lake Forest, Illinois 60045 is a single family home which sold for $3,500,000. 1050 Walden Road features 9 bedroom(s) and 9 bath(s). This single family home has been listed on @properties since April 18th, 2017 and was built in 1942. Nearby schools include Sheridan Elementary School, Deer Path Middle Sch East, Deer Path Middle Sch West. The nearest transit stops include Union Pacific North Fort Sheridan Metra. Want to learn more about 1050 Walden Road Lake Forest, Illinois 60045? Contact an @properties agent to request more info.