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920 Mount Vernon Avenue

Lake Forest, IL 60045
  • $1,325,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 169 Days
  • MLS #: 11951079
$1,325,000
  • 7
    BEDS
  • 1.38
    ACRES
  • 5
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 5,405
    SQFT
  • $245
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1989
County:
Area:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
School District:
67

Description

Impressive quality, custom-built home in Lake Forest's coveted Country Place subdivision. Quality built in 1989 for the current owner, this luxurious home has approximately 5,400 sq ft above grade and 2,500 sq ft in the walk-out finished lower level. There are high ceilings, spacious rooms, curved walls, and tall windows that capture inviting views of the outdoors! The light and bright interior was freshly painted (12/2023). The circular brick-paved driveway leads to a beautiful all brick exterior with concrete tile roof, a 3-car garage, and a sophisticated waterfall feature near the front entry. Inside, the gracious marble foyer provides a warm welcome. Through the foyer, the captivating curved white oak staircase is an architectural gem that leads to all levels. The spacious living room has a fireplace, hardwood flooring, and windows that show beautiful views of the outdoors. The formal dining room has a wet bar and hardwood flooring and also many beautiful windows. The kitchen with island, sunny breakfast room and huge walk-in pantry is near the dining room. The spectacular family room has a two-story vaulted ceiling, brick fireplace and doors that lead to the rear yard. The en suite guest bedroom is conveniently located on the main entry level. Upstairs, there are 5 spacious bedrooms, 3 full baths, a full-size laundry room and a small room with wet bar that can be used as a beverage/coffee station, study room or prayer room. The luxurious primary bedroom suite boasts a vaulted ceiling, balcony, bath with separate shower and tub, private WC, dressing room, walk-in closet, and office/sitting room. This office is ideal as a quiet place to work after hours. Downstairs, the walk-out lower level offers entertainment for all! There is a theater area, bar/kitchenette, dance floor, recreation room, exercise area with mirrored walls, full bath, storage and more! This level opens to the large, wooded rear yard. Outside, the 1.38-acre parcel is professionally landscaped with specimen plantings and mature trees. This one-of-a-kind home offers deluxe living in an exquisite Lake Forest estate setting. Cosmetic updating costs for optional kitchen and bathroom renovations have been considered in the asking price.

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920 Mount Vernon Avenue Lake Forest, IL 60045

  • Price: $1,325,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 169 Days
  • MLS #: 11951079
7
Beds
5
Baths
1
½ Baths
1.38
Acres
5,405
SQFT
$245
$/SQFT
1989
Built
Neighborhood:
Lake
County:
Lake
Area:
Lake
Elementary School:
Cherokee Elementary School
Middle School:
Deer Path Middle School
High School:
Lake Forest High School
School District:
67
Property Description
Impressive quality, custom-built home in Lake Forest's coveted Country Place subdivision. Quality built in 1989 for the current owner, this luxurious home has approximately 5,400 sq ft above grade and 2,500 sq ft in the walk-out finished lower level. There are high ceilings, spacious rooms, curved walls, and tall windows that capture inviting views of the outdoors! The light and bright interior was freshly painted (12/2023). The circular brick-paved driveway leads to a beautiful all brick exterior with concrete tile roof, a 3-car garage, and a sophisticated waterfall feature near the front entry. Inside, the gracious marble foyer provides a warm welcome. Through the foyer, the captivating curved white oak staircase is an architectural gem that leads to all levels. The spacious living room has a fireplace, hardwood flooring, and windows that show beautiful views of the outdoors. The formal dining room has a wet bar and hardwood flooring and also many beautiful windows. The kitchen with island, sunny breakfast room and huge walk-in pantry is near the dining room. The spectacular family room has a two-story vaulted ceiling, brick fireplace and doors that lead to the rear yard. The en suite guest bedroom is conveniently located on the main entry level. Upstairs, there are 5 spacious bedrooms, 3 full baths, a full-size laundry room and a small room with wet bar that can be used as a beverage/coffee station, study room or prayer room. The luxurious primary bedroom suite boasts a vaulted ceiling, balcony, bath with separate shower and tub, private WC, dressing room, walk-in closet, and office/sitting room. This office is ideal as a quiet place to work after hours. Downstairs, the walk-out lower level offers entertainment for all! There is a theater area, bar/kitchenette, dance floor, recreation room, exercise area with mirrored walls, full bath, storage and more! This level opens to the large, wooded rear yard. Outside, the 1.38-acre parcel is professionally landscaped with specimen plantings and mature trees. This one-of-a-kind home offers deluxe living in an exquisite Lake Forest estate setting. Cosmetic updating costs for optional kitchen and bathroom renovations have been considered in the asking price.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style ContemporaryTraditional Driveway CircularOther Exterior Building Type Brick Exterior Features BalconyDeck Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)Heated Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Attached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Features LandscapedWoodedMature Trees Lot Size 1.0-1.99 Acres Parking Details Garage Parking Total 3 Roof Other Types 2 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances Double OvenMicrowaveDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryerDisposalCooktopRange Hood Approximate Finished Sq Ft 7873 Basement FinishedExterior AccessRec/Family AreaStorage Space Basement Bathrooms YN Yes Basement Details FullWalkout Basement Sqft 2468 Bathroom WhirlpoolSeparate ShowerSteam ShowerDouble SinkBidet Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 7 Below Grade Finished Area 2468 Cooling Central Air Dining Room Separate Fireplace Features Wood BurningGas LogGas Starter Fireplace Location Family RoomLiving RoomMaster BedroomBasement Fireplaces Total 4 Heating Natural GasForced Air Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral CeilingsSkylight(s)Bar-WetHardwood FloorsFirst Floor BedroomSecond Floor LaundryWalk-In Closet(s)Separate Dining Room Laundry Features Gas Dryer HookupSink Main Sq Ft 2675 Room Type Bedroom 5Bedroom 6Breakfast RoomOfficeRecreation RoomSitting RoomExercise RoomOther RoomFoyerBedroom 7 Rooms Bedroom 5 (Second) Bedroom 6 (Main) Breakfast Room (Main) Office (Second) Recreation Rm (Walkout Basement) Sitting Room (Main) Exercise Room (Walkout Basement) Other Room (Walkout Basement) Foyer (Main) Bedroom 7 (Walkout Basement) Bedroom 2 (Second) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Second) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 16 Total Sq Ft 5405 Unfinished Sqft 7873 Upper Square Feet 2730

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 31-40 Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN No Community Features CurbsStreet LightsStreet Paved Corporate Limits Lake Forest Currently Leased No Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric Circuit Breakers200+ Amp Service General Information School Bus Service Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required Mls Actual Status Active New Construction YN No Other Equipment HumidifierCentral VacuumTV-CableSecurity SystemCeiling Fan(s)Sump PumpSprinkler-LawnWater Heater-Gas Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt YN No Rural No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany Tax Annual Amount 21653.48 Tax Year 2023 Township West Deerfield Type Detached Single Water Source Lake Michigan

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© 2024 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by MTP, MRED or Ani Real Estate. Based on information submitted to the MRED as of 2024-06-19T23:59:10.143 UTC. All data is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MRED. MRED supplied Open House information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing.

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