496 East Illinois Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 749,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10166270
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60045
  • Style
  • Year Built1924
  • Taxes19198
  • Price$ 749,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3158
  • Lot Size0.81 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Realty
Property Description

This three story vintage home is located in East Lake Forest in a coveted, walk-to-town location. This hidden treasure is situated on almost an acre of beautifully landscaped property. This home features its original charm with wood floors, beautiful staircase, high ceilings, built-ins, and sun porches to enjoy the lovely yard. Updates include cedar roof, 2010, furnace, 2014, and water heater, 2016.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheridan Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
1/15/2019 Listed $999,000
4/6/2019 6% - $949,000
5/7/2019 6% - $899,000
8/9/2019 6% - $849,000
9/3/2019 2% - $839,000
2/3/2020 5% - $799,000
3/4/2020 7% - $749,000

General Features

Age 91-100 Years
Assessment Includes None
Basement Partial
Built Before 1978 Yes
County Lake
Detached Type 3 Stories
Directions Illinois Road, East of train tracks to house
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, Historical District
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
High School Lake Forest High School
Middle/Junior School Deer Path Middle School
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Rehab No
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2019
Taxes 19198.50
Waterfront No
Year Built 1924

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
Additional Rooms Sitting
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 4 Name Sunroom
Addtl Room 5 Name Other
Air Conditioning 3+ (Window/Wall Unit)
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Cellar
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 12X8
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 12X13
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 17X12
Corporate Limits Lake Forest
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 12X16
Dining Room Level Main Level
Family Room Dimensions 21X18
Family Room Flooring Carpet
Fireplace Locations Living Room
Fireplaces 1
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heater Fuel Type Hot Water/Steam, Baseboard
Interior Features Hardwood Floors
Kitchen Dimensions 12X17
Kitchen Level Main Level
Laundry Level/Floor Not Applicable
Living Area 3158
Living Room Dimensions 14X26
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 14X17
Master Bedroom Flooring Carpet
Master Bedroom Level Main Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 14X12
Other Room 2 Dimensions 9X15
Other Room 3 Dimensions 10X16
Other Room 4 Dimensions 10X16
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 10X19
Other Room 6 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Rooms List Breakfast Room, Tandem Room, Sitting Room, Sun/Florida Room, Other
Street Suffix Road
Total Bathrooms 3.1
Total Rooms 11

Exterior Features

City Lake Forest
Acreage .8096
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 38469
Lot Size Area .50-.99 Acre
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Breakfast Rm 14X12 Main Level Carpet
Dining Room 12X16 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Family Room 21X18 Main Level Carpet
Living Room 14X26 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 14X17 Main Level Carpet
Other 10X19 Main Level Hardwood
Sitting 10X16 2nd Level Hardwood
Sunroom 10X16 Main Level Hardwood
Tandem Rm 9X15 2nd Level Hardwood


  • 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 $1.67M
AVG $24,749
AVG 69
Year Built
AVG 1969