Open House Sun, Jun 27th 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM - Price Reduction - Views
88 E Westleigh Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 1,595,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11100112
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodWest Lake Forest
  • Zip60045
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1988
  • Taxes$ 29832
  • Price$ 1,595,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage5434
  • Lot Size3.78 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

This classic brick Georgian, located just 4 minutes from downtown, pairs the elegance and style of a city home with the privacy and seclusion of a country estate. Enjoy your own private oasis with room for a pool, sport court, putting green, and endless family fun -even back yard movies and a camp out. Yet you are only a short bike ride to Market Square and the bustling shops and restaurants of the North Shore's most picturesque business district. Architectural details include an all-brick exterior, blue stone front porch, and large picture windows throughout to maximize views of the verdant and beautifully landscaped yard. Versatile, unique floor plan features four fireplaces, wide center staircase, formal dining room and living room, family room with tall ceilings, skylights, raised hearth brick fireplace and wet bar. The family room flows through tall archways into a remodeled sun-drenched sunroom featuring double doors leading to the patio - a perfect setting for your morning coffee. The remodeled kitchen is the hub of the house and a chef's dream with Cuisine Laurier white cabinetry with soft glazed finish, deep pantry drawers, granite counters, Sub-Zero all refrigerator and separate freezer, 6-burner Wolf cooktop, Wolf double ovens, Miele dishwasher and microwave drawer. First floor office with built-in bookcase, closet and adjacent full bath, easily converts to a bedroom. All bathrooms have been remodeled, custom cabinetry, heated limestone floors, large showers, granite and marble. A 35' bonus room, currently a little people's dorm is a perfect game room with plenty of space for a pool table, a workout room and so many possibilities. Full English basement has a fireplace, bedroom, full bath and plenty of storage. Attached garage has room for four cars and space for bikes, scooters, gardening tools and more. DISCOVER LAKE FOREST: Friendly small-town atmosphere; Award winning schools; Low property taxes; Historic Market Square; Lake Michigan resident's beach; Active community centers; Metra to Ogilvie and Union stations; Northwestern Hospital facility, Easy access to I-294 and Rt. 41.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Cherokee Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
5/26/2021 Listed $1,699,000
6/15/2021 7% - $1,595,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven, Range Hood
Architectural Style Traditional
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Full
Cooling Central Air
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Cherokee Elementary School
Elementary School District 67
Exterior Features Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill
Garage Spaces 4
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Zoned
High School Lake Forest High School
High School District 115
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), 9' Ceilings, Granite Counters, Separate Dining Room
Middle/Junior High School Deer Path Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 67
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Tax Annual Amount 29832.34
Total Rooms 13
Township West Deerfield

Interior Features

Basement Partially Finished
Bedroomspossible 5
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Log, Gas Starter
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Pantry-Closet, Custom Cabinetry, Granite Counters, Updated Kitchen
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Laundry Closet, Sink
Room Type Bonus Room, Heated Sun Room, Bedroom 5, Office, Recreation Room, Storage
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 4
Window Features Bay Window(s), Palladian Windows

Exterior Features

Door Features French Doors, Sliding Glass Door(s)
Exterior Brick
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 104X634X169X227X163X51X283X238
Lot Size Acres 3.78
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 11X11 Basement Carpet
Bonus 36X18 2nd Level Carpet
Dining Room 15X13 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 22X18 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 20X16 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 15X15 2nd Level Carpet
Office 17X12 Main Level Hardwood
Recreation Rm 27X21 Basement Carpet
Storage 39X32 Basement Other
Sun/Florida Room Heated 18X14 Main Level Stone


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60045

AVG $1.88M
AVG $25,218
AVG 144
Year Built
AVG 1968
AVG 20
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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