1051 Meadow Lane Lake Forest, IL
$ 4,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#08907510
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60045
  • StyleEnglish
  • Year Built1929
  • Taxes74170
  • Price$ 4,500,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage12320
  • Lot Size2.05 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Griffith, Grant & Lackie
Property Description

Designed by renowned architect Harrie T Lindeberg, this home has been lovingly restored to its original splendor and renovated to meet the needs of today's most discerning homeowner. Situated on 2+ acres with own tennis court, pool and attached coach house, this truly is country club living at its finest. Elevator and wine cellar are just several of the new additions to the home. Perfect walk to town or lake location

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheridan Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
4/30/2015 Listed $6,995,000
2/3/2016 10% - $6,350,000
1/6/2017 6% - $5,975,000
4/17/2017 5% - $5,725,000
10/10/2017 10% - $5,200,000
9/1/2018 5% - $4,950,000
6/24/2019 10% - $4,500,000

General Features

Age 81-90 Years
Area Amenities Pool, Tennis Courts, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
County Lake
Detached Type 3 Stories
Directions Westminster East of Sheridan to Elm Tree, North to Meadow, to 1051
District Elementary School 67
District High School 115
District Middle/Junior School 67
Exposure N (North)
Financing Options Conventional
General Information School Bus Service, Commuter Train, Historical District
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
New Construction No
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 74170.08
Waterfront No
Year Built 1929

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments All
4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
4th Bedroom Window Treatments All
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 10 Name Foyer
Addtl Room 4 Name 6th Bdrm
Addtl Room 4 Window Treatments All
Addtl Room 5 Name Breakfast Rm
Addtl Room 5 Window Treatments All
Addtl Room 6 Name Game Rm
Addtl Room 7 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 7 Name Exercise Rm
Addtl Room 8 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 8 Name 2nd Kitchen
Addtl Room 9 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 9 Name Nursery
Air Conditioning Central Air
Basement Partial
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) No
Basement Description Partially Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 18X14
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 18X14
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 19X15
Corporate Limits LAKE FOREST
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 28X19
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Equipment Security System, Sump Pump, Power Generator
Family Room Dimensions 21X21
Family Room Flooring Carpet
Fireplace Features Gas Logs
Fireplace Locations Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 7
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 2
Heater Fuel Type Gas, Hot Water/Steam, Zoned
Interior Features Elevator, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry
Kitchen Appliances Oven/Range, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Kitchen Dimensions 22X12
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Butler
Laundry Dimensions 16X8
Laundry Level/Floor 2nd Level
Living Area 12320
Living Room Dimensions 47X20
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Living Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Master Bed Dimensions 19X17
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Other Room 1 Dimensions 19X14
Other Room 10 Dimensions 39X09
Other Room 2 Dimensions 18X15
Other Room 3 Dimensions 13X12
Other Room 4 Dimensions 23X10
Other Room 4 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 15X12
Other Room 6 Dimensions 19X14
Other Room 6 Level 3rd Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 21X13
Other Room 7 Level 3rd Level
Other Room 8 Dimensions 12X09
Other Room 9 Dimensions 11X09
Rooms List 2nd Kitchen, 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, Breakfast Room, Exercise Room, Foyer, Game Room, Library, Mud Room, Nursery, Pantry
Street Suffix Lane
Total Bathrooms 6.2
Total Rooms 17

Exterior Features

Acreage 2.05
Architectural Style English
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Brick
Exterior Features Patio, Pool In-Ground, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill, Breezeway
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Transmitter(s), Heated
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 4
Garage Type Attached, Detached
Lot Dimensions 346X227X100X38X29X30X134X9
Lot Features Irregular
Lot Size Area 2.0-2.99 Acres
Parking Garage
Roof Tile
Sewer Sewer-Public, Sewer-Storm
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
2nd Kitchen 12X09 2nd Level Hardwood
5th Bdrm 13X12 2nd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 23X10 2nd Level Carpet
7th Bdrm 19X14 3rd Level Hardwood
Breakfast Rm 15X12 Main Level Terracotta
Dining Room 28X19 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Exercise Rm 21X13 3rd Level Carpet
Family Room 21X21 2nd Level Carpet
Foyer 39X09 Main Level
Game Rm 19X14 3rd Level Hardwood
Library 18X15 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room 47X20 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 19X17 2nd Level Hardwood
Nursery 11X09 2nd Level 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 $1.56M
AVG $24,725
AVG 42
Year Built
AVG 1970