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$13,900,000
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Lake Bluff Area Single Family Home

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700 Crab Tree Farm Lane Lake Bluff, IL 60044

5 Bed
8 Baths
9990 sqft
MLS# 11426516
One of the largest stretches of privately-owned Lakefront property on Chicago's prestigious North Shore, this stunning sprawling estate is the ultimate in privacy, gracing over 12 acres with unobstructed views of Lake Michigan & stairs to more than 700 feet of your own private beach. Custom Vineyard, Tennis court & Pool. Property features some of the most outstanding panoramic views in the Lake Bluff/Lake Forest area. One owner Italianate style home with impressive architectural details, commercial grade construction and crafted millwork. Style & comfort pervade the interior of the home including a bridal staircase, expansive living room, a gourmet kitchen & formal dining room. The primary suite has a huge walk-in closet, sumptuous bathroom & a sitting room with a fireplace. The finished lower level boasts a catering kitchen, recreation room for your large screen TV, billiard & game room, a bedroom suite & ample storage area. Intimate family living & regal entertaining are a joy in the outdoors with impeccable design including the pool, Italian imported gazebo, & custom vineyard where you can entertain for dinner overlooking the lake. Your private country club, minutes from shopping, schools & airports. Enjoy a good tennis game, swimming with your family, friends & guests.This is truly a Rare Private Estate in a one-of-a-kind setting! Crab Tree Farm is a prestigious oasis of family living overlooking Lake Michigan with a beach and breathtaking views. City Water & City Sewer. Horses. Some form of prequalification or a POF required to schedule showing. Private property, kindly do not enter without permission.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Lake Forest / Houda Chedid
$8,750,000
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Chicago Area Single Family Home

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1970 N Burling Street Chicago, IL 60614

5 Bed
7 Baths
8475 sqft
MLS# 11474987
Once in a lifetime opportunity to own an iconic piece of Chicago! The home & design gurus (Liederbach and Graham, Bruce Fox, Novak Construction, and Craig Bergmann) came together to construct a one of a kind masterpiece. This Lincoln Park home offers the perfect blend of privacy and luxury. The 45' wide lot house sits inside of a brick walled urban garden oasis. Indoor/outdoor living is showcased on the first level, with an open living, dining, kitchen and great room. Floor to ceiling Hope's steel windows & doors and exposed brick decorate the surroundings along with soaring ceilings and white oak hardwood floors. The custom kitchen is perfect for entertaining with oversized steel and limestone island, white oak cabinets, custom hood and 48' Wolf range. Upstairs, the primary suite features a serene balcony, large walk-in closet, and bathroom suite covered in Belgian limestone and Italian marble. Three additional en-suite bedrooms complete the upper level. The lower level showcases a 900 bottle wine cellar and tasting room, and recreational room/gym with large sauna and full bath. The home also features an attached guest suite coach house over the garage with a full kitchen & living room, large bedroom with vaulted ceiling, and additional lofted bedroom accessed by an industrial steel ladder. This special space is flooded with natural light and perfect for an au pair, guests, or even a private office. An elevator connects all floors. The attached and heated brick floor garage is reminiscent of an old Chicago street, and comfortably fits three cars. Location cannot be beat: walk to Oz Park, Armitage shops and restaurants, and transportation.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Gold Coast / Caitlin Smith
$6,500,000
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Lake Forest Area Single Family Home

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965 E Deerpath Road Lake Forest, IL 60045

8 Bed
11 Baths
13602 sqft
MLS# 11464563
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Fairlawn , designed by Delano & Aldrich,Privately secluded Estate with a gated entrance. The symmetry of the red brick Georgian design delights on arrival. Designed in 1923 by New York-based architects, Delano and Aldrich, Fairlawn is in a category by itself. . Reflecting gracious elegance, majestic room sizes and a flowing floor plan. This magnificent residence sits on 3.16 acres of spectacular green gardens that was designed as a series of rooms. As one of the finest residences along Chicago's North Shore, Fairlawn was completed in 1925. Symmetrical scale rooms with high ceilings, cozy fireplaces, a paneled library, a sun room with beautiful murals, grand living/ball room and dining room. The third floor hosts a fun domed space. There is a new kitchen with custom cabinets & top of the line appliances, it opens up to the family room & has easy access to the pool. There are 7 car garages attached to the main house by a heated tunnel. The separate coach house includes: bedroom, bathroom, Kitchen & a living room. There is a green house. Recent updates : new boiler system, new kitchen, Bluestone patio around the pool, Ruckus Wi-Fi system throughout & hot water heaters. Fairlawn is a private retreat, located in the heart of East Lake Forest, across from the beach & the park. History :in 1857 Farwell purchased 18 acres. Fairlawn was built in 1870 by Senator Charles Benjamin Farwell who was one of Lake Forest's original settlers. 1891 the first golf game reported in the midwest teed off on a small seven hole course built on the estate front yard. In 1920: the house burned to the ground. It was rebuilt in 1923 by his daughter Grace, founder of the Chicago Arts Club. The estate has been through many changes . In 1950 the property was subdivided into 9 lots. Today Fairlawn sits on 3.16 spectacular acres.
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / Lake Forest / Houda Chedid
$5,900,000
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Lake Forest Area Single Family Home

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275 Sussex Lane Lake Forest, IL 60045

8 Bed
11 Baths
10396 sqft
MLS# 11451601
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Innisfail a classic French Country Estate designed by famous Architect David Adler and his associate Henry Dangler is being offered to the most sophisticated buyers. This truly elegant stone and stucco residence sits upon 2.048 acres. The exterior features a swimming pool with spa, tennis courts and formal gardens. Iron gates flanked by large stucco monuments welcome you as you enter the French grandeur of this estate. The front of this home is accented by garden statuary and the front door has sphinx statues resting regally by the entrance. Stone garlands are draped below the window ledges and Parisian lamp posts romantically illuminate this special property. Mr. Adler was very conscious of symmetry during his design of the exquisite estate. This elegant home is a significant example of the enduring quality of David Adler's work. The home features grandly sized formal rooms, the stunning finishes reinforce the elegance of this home. Maintained and updated throughout the years including a new $690,000 slate roof with copper gutters, five new Air conditioning units and a commercial grade heating system, all bathrooms have been renovated with the highest quality design and materials ie. Sherle Wagner 24kt Gold fixtures, the kitchen boasts a Gaggenau six burner gas cooktop and hood and Subzero refrigerator and freezer. A simply magnificent home for entertainment, featuring grand rooms with sparkling crystal chandeliers, gilt moldings, exquisite faux painting, 11ft ceilings, four fireplaces, wood, marble and black terrazzo flooring. French doors throughout the first floor open onto the lovely terraces and breathtaking grounds. Typical of Adler's homes, there is a first floor lady's powder room and sitting room. The gentleman's restroom features fabric walls and is situated off the inviting cherry library complete with floor to ceiling bookcases. The second-floor features eight gorgeous bedrooms and seven baths. The master suite enjoys a delightful dressing room, with a beautifully painted barrel ceiling and lovely mirrored dressing room. The his and hers baths both feature murals which echo the formal gardens. All bedrooms have private bathrooms and walk-in closets. The third floor is filled with possibilities. Presently the third floor offers a sauna, large granite topped bar with wine cooler, dishwasher and icemaker, a spacious full bath and a recreation space including a stage with dramatic lighting. The home offers a housekeeping wing with bedrooms full bath and laundry room. This significantly historical estate brings the elegance of years gone by to life for the lucky new Homeowner!!
Listing Courtesy of Midwest Real Estate Data / The Groves / Celeste Lockhart