1220 Elm Tree Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045 | 11072687 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

1220 Elm Tree Road $2,595,000

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    1220 Elm Tree Road Lake Forest, IL 60045

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    • 4 Beds
    • 5 Baths
    • 4,180 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 11072687
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    Impressive Tuscan style home in east Lake Forest, one block from Lake Michigan. This 1921 gem has been thoughtfully restored and renovated by the current owners; every surface has been upgraded while preserving the original architectural beauty. The welcoming foyer has a checkerboard marble floor and arched doorway that leads into the extraordinary living/dining room. This voluminous room has an 11' beamed ceiling, two custom limestone fireplaces with marble hearths and oak overmantels, 5" quarter sawn oak hardwood floors, and French doors that open to the library, sunroom and rear terrace. The designer kitchen features white O'Brien Harris cabinetry, marble counters and backsplashes, a custom island with maple butcher block top and marble ends, Edgar Berebi hardware, Wolf range, SubZero refrigerator/freezer, Shaw bar sink and so much more! The 2nd floor has four large bedrooms, three renovated bathrooms and two dressing rooms, all with treetop views of the property. New oak hardwood floors were also added to this level. The primary bedroom suite was renovated in 2013. It is complete with fireplace, Bagues sconces, custom closets/doors with Berebi hardware, and a dressing room with lovely built-in dressers, shoe drawers and settee. The marble bath has a double vanity, wet room and private WC. The expansive 1.45 acre lot boasts significant table land with mature trees and a lush lawn that is bordered by a ravine. The South Garden, with fountain, was installed in 2019 and is a wonderful spot for Tuscan-style outdoor dining and entertaining. Elm Tree is not a "through" street at the ravine, so this location is truly a private oasis.

    • General Features
      • Additional Parcels Y/N No
      • Area Lake Forest
      • Association Fee 0
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Lake, Curbs, Street Lights, Street Paved
      • County Or Parish Lake
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions None
      • Tax Annual Amount 31791.64
      • Tax Year 2020
      • Township Shields
      • Year Built 1921
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Range Hood
      • Architectural Style Mediter./Spanish
      • Basement Full, Walkout
      • Bath Amenities Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink, Soaking Tub
      • Full Bathrooms 3
      • Half Bathrooms 2
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Cooling Space Pac
      • Dining Room Combined w/ LivRm
      • Direction Faces East
      • Electric Circuit Breakers
      • Exterior Features Patio, Hot Tub
      • Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Log, Gas Starter
      • Fireplaces Total 3
      • Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
      • Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s)
      • Garage Spaces 2
      • Heating Natural Gas, Steam
      • Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Historic/Period Mlwk, Open Floorplan
      • Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Sink
      • Living Area 4180
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Other Equipment TV-Cable, Security System, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan(s), Generator, Multiple Water Heaters
      • Roof Tile
      • Rooms Total 11
      • Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, Irregular Lot, Landscaped, Mature Trees
      • Lot Size Acres 1.45
      • Lot Size Dimensions 1.45
      • Parcel Number 12282080070000
      • Parking Features Side Apron, Driveway
      • Parking Total 3
      • Water Source Lake Michigan
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Sheridan Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 67
      • High School Lake Forest High School
      • High School District 115
      • Middle Or Junior School Deer Path Middle School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 67

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    Mona Hellinga

    Mona Hellinga

    Sales Associate

    Lake Forest

    Primary: 847-814-1855

    Neighborhood

    60045 (Lake Forest) Demographics

    46 Median Age
    975 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    81% College Educated
    $167,073 Estimated Median Income
    6,245 Estimated Total Home Owners
    937 Estimated Total Renters
    87% / 13% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    4 Estimated Average Household Size
    20,622 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $852,500 Median Sales Price
    50 Homes Sold
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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,595,000
        7/28/2021 5:40:17 PM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,595,000 -2.08%
        7/28/2021 5:40:17 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Price Change
        5/22/2021 12:16:52 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
        5/16/2021 8:47:00 AM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $2,650,000

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