275 Sussex Lane, Lake Forest, IL 60045 | 11122681 | Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

275 Sussex Lane $4,900,000


    275 Sussex Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045

    • 8 Beds
    • 11 Baths
    • 11,000 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 11122681
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    The casual observer would not know what hidden treasure lies beyond the gate of the Lake Forest - 275 Sussex Lane - Landmark property designed by the architect of centuries, David Adler. This house is an ideal backdrop for elevated living. The midwestern palace in Illinois was designed for the daughter of the Morton Salt founder. Embrace the beauty of the historic timeline backgrounds of memories and artwork. This Lake Forest house attracts attention by its powerful presence, based on the ornate details & tasteful grace rooted in the classic European style. The architectural work is to be admired and appreciated. This Quinn-rich place is a structure built for the ages with an interior holding countless features. The seamless interplay of the outdoor and indoor, wood, stone, marble, fireplaces, chandeliers, 11 feet ceilings, 24kt gold Sherle Wagner bathroom fixtures make the grand and family room a comfortable lifeline of casual entertaining. The divine library features this indulgent space of everlasting elegant play of woodwork, light & fire which would perfectly implement guests to read, relax & work, including an alluring lovely bathroom. The formal dining room provides dignity to the foyer and a commitment to a romantic mealtime. It's a theater for food, cooking revolutions, and wine testing. Curated out fresco butler room will delight your senses. Beyond a perfect entry illuminated hallway, there is a gourmet kitchen with gracefully crafted cabinetry, upscale appliances & granite counters. Everything here creates a unique touch of time and flavor. The secret powder room has a magnificent blend of marble and gold, reflecting both the modern-day and the past. The inspired floor plan takes us to the second and a third level of the house that resonates with the colors of this impressively strong appearance. Comprising of two wings of the second level, you will be taken into the private access of additional bedrooms. On the opposite side, you will find the entertaining area which is the elegantly crafted luxurious master suite with two separate bathrooms. The master suite demonstrates its space and functionality overlooking a huge professionally landscaped backyard with the pool, jacuzzi, tennis court, majestic flowers, trees, lights & surroundings. Top off your dream home for parties, events, meetings, or even fashion shows such as those, led in the past, by world-famous designers like Versace or Ralph Loren who promoted their exquisite collections in this multitude of colors property creations. A pleasure to show the beyond comparison estate located in Lake Forest - a city known for its lush parks, Lake Michigan, highly rated schools, history of polo, golf courses, cute town, stores, restaurants & easy access transportation. Property TAX exemption opportunity/ Local Historic Landmark/- application is attached.

    • General Features
      • Additional Parcels Y/N No
      • Area Lake Forest
      • Association Fee 0
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Pool, Tennis Court(s), Gated
      • County Or Parish Lake
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany
      • Tax Annual Amount 40583.14
      • Tax Year 2020
      • Township Shields
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Trash Compactor
      • Architectural Style French Provincial
      • Basement Walkout
      • Bath Amenities Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Bidet, European Shower, Soaking Tub
      • Full Bathrooms 8
      • Half Bathrooms 3
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Cooling Space Pac, Zoned
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Exterior Features Patio, Brick Paver Patio, Pool In-Ground, Outdoor Grill
      • Fireplaces Total 4
      • Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s)
      • Garage Spaces 3
      • Heating Steam, Radiators
      • Interior Features Sauna/Steam Room, Bar-Dry, Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, 2nd Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Bookcases, Historic/Period Mlwk, Special Millwork, Cocktail Lounge, Granite Counters, Health Facilities, Separate Dining Room
      • Laundry Features Sink
      • Living Area 11000
      • Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
      • Other Equipment Security System, Intercom, CO Detectors, Sprinkler-Lawn
      • Roof Slate
      • Rooms Total 17
      • Sewer Public Sewer
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, Landscaped
      • Lot Size Acres 2.08
      • Lot Size Dimensions 89217
      • Other Structures Shed(s),Tennis Court(s)
      • Parcel Number 12314030210000
      • Water Source Lake Michigan
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Everett 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

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    Lake Forest

    Primary: 847-814-1855


    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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        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $4,900,000
        6/20/2021 12:08:59 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
        6/14/2021 3:42:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $4,900,000

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