The median home value in Lake Forest, IL is $658,000.
the county median home value of $185,300.
The national median home value is $152,300.
The average price of homes sold in Lake Forest, IL is $658,000.
Approximately 79.76% of Lake Forest homes are owned,
compared to 11.1% rented, while
9.15% are vacant.
Lake Forest real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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Howard Van Doren Shaw designed this special estate for Charles Garfield King. His daughter,Genevra was F.Scott Fitzgerald's great unrequited love. It is widely believed that this Estate served as his introduction to the good life as portrayed in his novels, including the Great Gatsby. Pre-qualification letter required before confirmation of showing. Please DO NOT WALK PROPERTY WITHOUT Houda.45acres can be subdivided
One of Illinois' most architecturally significant estates on Lake Michigan, the Schweppe estate, was restored to perfection in 1987 & 1988 by 70 craftsmen & European artists/stonecrafters. Over 440' of lake frontage, 28 Rms/12 beds/12.4 baths, marble fpls, intricate limestone mldg & plaster relief clngs. Exquisite dining rm w/ beveled mirror panels, handsome library w/ spectacular detail. Fabulous gardens & grounds.
Unbelievable 5.43 lakefront property, the best beach in Lake Forest! Own your own tropical pardise! Howard Van Doren Shaw's first work recently restored and renovated. Historic gardens and grounds. Stately yet comfortable, private estate with all the amenities for today's living. Exceptional wine cave.
Unsurpassed quality is reflected in this remarkable home built in 2005. Prime east-side location with pool, outside fireplace/kitchen overlooking the ravine on 2.23 acres. Fine details of a turn of the century estate - slate roof, plaster moldings, antique fixtures, 8 fireplaces, Versailles flooring, paneled library, custom cabinetry incl reclaimed redwood wine cellar. Elevator access on all 3 luxurious levels.
Set on 1.6 acres across from Lake Michigan, this newer construction combines the stately appointments of a bygone era with the amenities buyers expect from modern, luxury homes. Exquisite craftsmanship is evident in the handsome millwork, stone finishes, walnut floors, 1600 sf master suite, radiant heat, AV system and custom wine cellar. The stone patio w/ fireplace offers breathtaking views of the ravine and pool.
Resort living at its best! Situated on the grounds of the orig Schweppe lakefront property, this elegant French style home sits on 2-acrs w/ formal gardns, pool, hot tub, & clay tennis court. The home offers the abilty to entertain on a grand scale & accommodate the needs of today's contemporary lifestyle. Spcl features inclde 2 fmly rms, billiard rm, libry, 1st flr guest rm, 2 finshed lower levels & 4 car garage.
Beautifully updated estate w/the sounds & views of Lake Michigan across the street. Rare 1st flr mstr bdrm suite w/four new en-suite bdrms on the 2nd floor. Lg rms accomodate art & entertaining, whether traditional or contemporary. New cstm Marvin windows throughout. A wine cellar, billiard rm & office area provide additional space. Wonderful coach house, 4 car garage, tennis court & fabulous grounds.
Exceptional English manor home designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw. Outstanding architectural details adorn beautifully proportioned and sunfilled rooms. Gracious and elegant, yet comfortable with a floor plan well suited for today's lifestyles. Amazing Christopher Peacock kitchen. Two new master baths. Remarkable library. Sunroom, screened porch and greenhouse. Expansive lawn, terraces and formal gardens. A++