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1040 S Green Bay

1040 South Green Bay Road, Lake Forest, IL, USA



Property Description

Prepare to be WOWED as you enter this meticulous home with custom updates and stylish one-of-a-kind accents! With its incredible character and charm paired with many numerous custom updates, this home is move-in ready! Enter the home through custom mahogany arched, raised panel doors with double pain insulated tempered glass. The kitchen boasts a gorgeous island, SS high-end appliances, walk-in pantry, an abundance of custom cabinetry with beautiful hardware, seamless Mother of Pearl quartzite countertops, and a large eating area nestled off to the side with additional custom cabinetry, and recessed lighting. As if the kitchen didn't impress you enough, wait until you see the Family Room with shiplap panels and a custom coffered ceiling that is accented by the recessed lights! The one-of-a-kind raised hearth gas fireplace is surrounded by Wisconsin limestone! The Butler's Pantry is an unexpected bonus for entertaining and has a built-in beverage fridge! The gleaming hardwood floors throughout are impressive and are framed by 7 inch high baseboards on the first floor! An extra-large Dining Room is currently being used as an office and has French doors that lead into a wonderful sunroom surrounded by windows providing a great view of the backyard. The massive 1St floor bedroom is situated next to a full bathroom with a glass shower, and can also be used as a playroom since it is close to the hub of the home's daily activities. Off the kitchen there are French doors to a big, beautiful laundry room with a large capacity washer/dryer, plenty of storage cabinets, and coat closet! The stairway and upstairs hallway are lined with beautiful wainscotting that is highlighted by recessed lighting. The spectacular 2nd floor spacious primary suite Get-A-Way has a beautiful custom LUXURY BATHROOM. Noteworthy features include a curbless shower, designer tile, and a double vanity with Carrara marble top! There are 4 spacious bedrooms on the 2nd floor, and a hall bathroom with custom marble floor tile! The garage is MASSIVE with the ability for lots of storage, as a workshop area, or to fit four compact cars in a tandem arrangement! The huge, fenced, beautiful backyard goes all the way to scenic Waveland Ave with uninterrupted views as there is no adjacent house to the back. All the years of love for gardening show the amazing plantings throughout the front and backyards! Don't miss out on this opportunity! This home is close to Cherokee Elementary School, 1 mile from train station and is conveniently located to bike trails and 41.

Contact Agent

Patrick Milhaupt


Property Details

Property Type

Single Family Home









Year Built


Property Location

1040 South Green Bay Road, Lake Forest, IL, USA

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