605 College Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 2,175,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10057751
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60045
  • Style
  • Year Built1903
  • Taxes31373
  • Price$ 2,175,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage5664
  • Lot Size1.2 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Property Description

True in town living! Easy walk to train/beach/dining/shopping! Just completed, meticulous and TOTAL renovation of this beautiful 3 story home provides a casually chic atmosphere teamed with state of the art amenities. Experience the highest level of quality craftsmanship, highlighted by hardwood/stone floors, custom mill work and built-in cabinetry. Over 100 new windows maximize natural light and spectacular vistas. Sun room w/comfy over-sized upholstered swing overlooks new blue stone patio/gas fire pit. The re-design creates today's popular open concept living with a family room/kitchen combo. Quartzite counters and top of the line appliances; Wolf ovens/ La Cornue range/ Liebherr French door refrigerator/built in 4 bottle Dacor wine station/Sub-Zero Wine Cooler and a temp. controlled wine cellar in basement. Luxurious Master Suite w/"tree top" office, fireplace, large WIC's. Stunning bath w/hydro jet tub/double sinks/curbless shower. 4 additional bedrooms- 2 en suite. 3 car garage!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheridan Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
8/21/2018 Listed $2,495,000
6/17/2019 9% - $2,295,000
1/31/2020 6% - $2,175,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Area Amenities Park/Playground, Tennis Courts, Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
County Lake
Detached Type 3 Stories
Directions Sheridan south to College, West to #
District Elementary School 67
District High School 115
District Middle/Junior School 67
Elementary School Sheridan Elementary School
General Information School Bus Service, Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
High School Lake Forest High School
Middle/Junior School Deer Path Middle School
New Construction No
Parking Garage
Special Assessments No
Status Contingent
Tax Year 2017
Taxes 31373
Waterfront No
Year Built 1903

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments Plantation Shutters
4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 4 Name Attic
Addtl Room 4 Window Treatments None
Addtl Room 5 Name Sun/Florida Room Heated
Addtl Room 5 Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Addtl Room 6 Name Foyer
Addtl Room 7 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 7 Name Mud
Addtl Room 9 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 9 Name Walk in Closet
Air Conditioning Central Air, Space Pac, Zoned
Attic Dormer, Unfinished
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Unfinished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 16X19
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 15X17
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 13X23
Continue To Show? Yes
Corporate Limits Lake Forest
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 12X12
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Electric 400 Amp Service or Greater
Equipment Humidifier, Security System, CO Detectors, Fan-Attic Exhaust, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn, Air Cleaner, Backup Sump Pump;
Family Room Dimensions 19X22
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Logs
Fireplace Locations Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 3
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Heater Fuel Type Gas, Forced Air, Hot Water/Steam, Baseboard, Radiant, Radiators, 2+ Sep Heating Systems, Indv Controls, Zoned
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry
Kitchen Appliances Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Oven/Built-in, Range Hood
Kitchen Dimensions 14X15
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table Space, Island
Laundry Level/Floor Not Applicable
Living Area 5664
Living Room Dimensions 18X36
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 18X26
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 10X16
Other Room 2 Dimensions 12X16
Other Room 3 Dimensions 16X21
Other Room 4 Dimensions 29X33
Other Room 4 Level 3rd Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 16X21
Other Room 6 Dimensions 11X16
Other Room 6 Level Main Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 6X11
Other Room 7 Level Main Level
Other Room 9 Dimensions 13X13
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, Eating Area, Office, Attic, Sun/Florida Room Heated, Foyer, Mud Room, Walk In Closet
Street Suffix Road
Total Bathrooms 4.2
Total Rooms 13

Exterior Features

City Lake Forest
Acreage 1.2
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Exterior Features Patio, Porch, Storms/Screens
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 3
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 247X170X125X88X231
Lot Features Landscaped Professionally, Wooded
Lot Size Area 1.0-1.99 Acres
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 10X16 3rd Level Hardwood
Attic 29X33 3rd Level Other
Dining Room 12X12 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Eating Area 12X16 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 19X22 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 11X16 Main Level Marble
Living Room 18X36 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 18X26 2nd Level Hardwood
Mud 6X11 Main Level Hardwood
Office 16X21 2nd Level Carpet
Sun/Florida Room Heated 16X21 Main Level Hardwood
Walk in Closet 13X13 2nd Level Carpet


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60045

AVG $1.07M
AVG $25,234
AVG 26
Year Built
AVG 1974
AVG 21
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