55 East Onwentsia Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 6,950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10172436
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60045
  • StyleFrench Provincial
  • Year Built2008
  • Taxes70189
  • Price$ 6,950,000
  • Bedrooms8
  • Full Bathrooms7
  • Half Bathrooms4
  • Sqr Footage10687
  • Lot Size3.01 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Property Description

A classic French masterpiece created by architect Phillip Liederbach of Liederbach & Graham. This exquisite new construction took over five years to complete and was finished in September 2009. Situated on three pristine acres on highly sought after Onwentsia Road in East Lake Forest. Soaring 14 foot ceilings, walls of custom mahogany windows and French doors provide serene views and an abundance of natural light. Intricate mill work, custom marble, limestone and white oak floors and six unique stone fireplaces. Beautiful primary kitchen and separate chef's kitchen, both with top of the line appliances, allow for seamless large, catered parties. Outdoor living and entertaining abound - gorgeous grounds with lush landscaping, gracious large circular drive and courtyard, enormous limestone terrace, custom swimming pool, spa and large stone fire pit. Full guest apartment with separate entrance. Heated dual garages with parking for 5 cars. A one of a kind secluded retreat! THE PANDEMIC ADVISORY FORM FOUND IN ADDITIONAL INFORMATION MUST BE SIGNED BY ALL PARTIES

Elementary School Middle School High School
Cherokee Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
1/14/2019 Listed $7,900,000
6/10/2019 6% - $7,495,000
1/17/2020 8% - $6,950,000

General Features

Age 11-15 Years
Architectural Style French Provincial
Assessment Includes None
Basement Full
Built Before 1978 No
Community Features Curbs/Gutters, Street Paved
County Lake
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions Green Bay Road South of Deerpath to Onwentsia Rd, West to House
District Elementary School 67
District High School 115
District Middle/Junior School 67
Elementary School Cherokee 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
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Rehab No
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2019
Taxes 70189.98
Waterfront No
Year Built 2008

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Additional Rooms 7th Bdrm
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 10 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 10 Name Game Rm
Addtl Room 4 Name 8th Bdrm
Addtl Room 5 Name Media Rm
Addtl Room 6 Name Library
Addtl Room 7 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 7 Name Exercise Rm
Addtl Room 8 Name 2nd Kitchen
Addtl Room 9 Flooring Marble
Addtl Room 9 Name Foyer
Air Conditioning Central Air
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 20X13
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 20X13
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 20X15
Corporate Limits Lake Forest
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 25X20
Dining Room Level Main Level
Electric 400 Amp Service or Greater
Equipment Humidifier, Security System, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn, Backup Sump Pump;, Power Generator
Family Room Dimensions 40X20
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Gas Logs
Fireplace Locations Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 6
Full Baths 7
Half Baths 4
Heater Fuel Type Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
Interior Features Bar-Wet, Elevator, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath
Kitchen Appliances Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator
Kitchen Dimensions 30X19
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Walk-in
Laundry Dimensions 12X12
Laundry Level/Floor 2nd Level
Living Area 10687
Living Room Dimensions 25X20
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 24X15
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Multiple Pin Numbers (y/n) Yes
Other Room 1 Dimensions 20X15
Other Room 10 Dimensions 25X18
Other Room 2 Dimensions 18X12
Other Room 3 Dimensions 17X13
Other Room 4 Dimensions 17X11
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 40X18
Other Room 6 Dimensions 27X20
Other Room 6 Level Main Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 20X15
Other Room 7 Level Basement
Other Room 8 Dimensions 17X14
Other Room 9 Dimensions 27X15
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, 8th Bedroom, Media Room, Library, Exercise Room, 2nd Kitchen, Foyer, Game Room
Street Suffix Road
Total Bathrooms 7.4
Total Rooms 17

Exterior Features

City Lake Forest
Acreage 3.01
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Asphalt, Brick
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Hot Tub, Pool In-Ground
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s), Heated
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 4
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 174X336X174X333
Lot Features Landscaped Professionally, Wooded
Lot Size Area 3.0-3.99 Acres
Roof Slate
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
2nd Kitchen 17X14 Main Level
5th Bdrm 20X15 2nd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 18X12 Main Level Hardwood
7th Bdrm 17X13 Main Level Hardwood
8th Bdrm 17X11 Main Level Hardwood
Dining Room 25X20 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Exercise Rm 20X15 Basement Carpet
Family Room 40X20 Main Level Hardwood
Foyer 27X15 Main Level Marble
Game Rm 25X18 Basement Carpet
Library 27X20 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 25X20 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 24X15 2nd Level Hardwood
Media Rm 40X18 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 $1.67M
AVG $24,749
AVG 68
Year Built
AVG 1969