Located just 30 miles from downtown Chicago, life in Bannockburn feels a world away.
Quiet. Tranquil. Large homes on expansive lots tucked in behind mature trees.
Originally built as country estates, Bannockburn’s homes are set on large tracts of land with plenty of wide-open spaces. The village works to preserve the uniquely rural feeling the locals love.
Residents come for the privacy and stay for the tranquility and great outdoors. Maybe that’s why it has been home to residents who might enjoy a respite from the spotlight, including Chicago Bears Coach Mike Ditka and former Chicago Bulls Coach Phil Jackson.
Bannockburn residents enjoy the numerous biking and hiking trails nearby along with various outdoor activities. Shopping and dining options are plentiful in nearby Deerfield.
Schools include Bannockburn School District 106 and Deerfield High School. The community is situated just east of the Tri-State Tollway, offering convenient transportation to and from downtown Chicago. Metra also is an option for commuters with train stations in nearby Lake Forest and Deerfield.