765 West Westleigh Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 3,995,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10109421
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodEverett
  • Zip60045
  • StyleGeorgian
  • Year Built1935
  • Taxes50598
  • Price$ 3,995,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms4
  • Sqr Footage8771
  • Lot Size5 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Griffith, Grant & Lackie
Property Description

A noteworthy Lake Forest residence privately situated on a five acre parcel adjacent to protected Open Lands property. Classic Georgian architecture, with symmetry and balance that is replicated on the front and rear facades. The grand entry foyer spans the width of the home, and leads directly out to the terrace and grounds. Architectural details are irreplaceable today. Millwork is a work of art. Formal rooms are grand, yet warm and welcoming. Exceptional updates have been made in the past two years to systems; heating, cooling, electrical, electronics, security, smart house technology, have all been brought to today's standards and beyond. Kitchen features LaCornue range, SubZero refrigerators, large island with tremendous storage and work space. Tranquil hearth room with fireplace and access to patios. 4 car garage and coach house apartment. Smart house technology. Exceptional.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Everett Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
12/3/2018 Listed $3,995,000

General Features

Age 81-90 Years
Area Amenities Gated Entry, Sidewalks, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
County Lake
Detached Type 3 Stories
Directions West of Ridge Road on Westleigh. House on south side of street. No sign.
District Elementary School 67
District High School 115
District Middle/Junior School 67
Elementary School Everett Elementary School
General Information None
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 U
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 50598.36
Waterfront No
Year Built 1935

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 10 Name Enclosed Porch
Addtl Room 4 Name Library
Addtl Room 5 Name Media Rm
Addtl Room 6 Name Game Rm
Addtl Room 8 Name Foyer
Air Conditioning Central Air, Zoned
Attic Finished, Full, Interior Stair
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Partially Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 15X11
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 11X13
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 14X14
Corporate Limits Lake Forest
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 19X16
Dining Room Level Main Level
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Equipment Humidifier, Security System, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn, Air Cleaner
Family Room Dimensions 16X13
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Fireplace Locations Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 6
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 4
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors
Kitchen Appliances Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator, Range Hood
Kitchen Dimensions 25X16
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Island
Laundry Dimensions 15X10
Laundry Level/Floor Walkout Basement
Living Area 8771
Living Room Dimensions 34X19
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 18X19
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 13X20
Other Room 10 Dimensions 17X22
Other Room 2 Dimensions 12X17
Other Room 3 Dimensions 12X12
Other Room 4 Dimensions 15X25
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 19X31
Other Room 6 Dimensions 16X26
Other Room 6 Level Basement
Other Room 7 Level Not Applicable
Other Room 8 Dimensions 11X34
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, Library, Media Room, Game Room, Foyer, Enclosed Porch
Street Suffix Road
Total Bathrooms 6.4
Total Rooms 14

Exterior Features

City Lake Forest
Acreage 5
Architectural Style Georgian
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Asphalt, Brick
Exterior Features Patio, Porch Screened
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Heated
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 4
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 405X502
Lot Features Nature Preserve Adjacent, Landscaped Professionally, Wooded
Lot Size Area 4.0-4.99 Acres
Roof Tile
Sewer Sewer-Public, Sewer-Storm
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 13X20 3rd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 12X17 3rd Level Hardwood
7th Bdrm 12X12 2nd Level Hardwood
Dining Room 19X16 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Enclosed Porch 17X22 Main Level
Family Room 16X13 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 11X34 Main Level
Game Rm 16X26 Basement Carpet
Library 15X25 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 34X19 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 18X19 2nd Level Hardwood
Media Rm 19X31 Basement 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 $1.64M
AVG $24,844
AVG 68
Year Built
AVG 1967