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Description

This gracious estate boasts unobstructed golf course views, amazing grounds, perennial gardens and 8 car garage spaces with plenty of room for your golf cart and car collection. It's a golf lover's dream, strategically placed on 2.33 acres adjoining the 1st fairway of Knollwood Country Club featuring spectacular views. Oscar Meyer built this gracious 6 bedroom, 7 full and 2 half baths, 7533 square foot, 8 car garage, home in 1967 for his oldest son. The current owner added a self contained apartment addition in 2011 on the main floor off the library overlooking the golf course, featuring a living room, kitchenette, 1st floor bedroom, and full bath with zero-threshold shower. Off the kitchen is a private bedroom, bath and sitting room on the 2nd floor, separate from the 4 bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Original significant architectural features include: marble floors, marble powder room floors and pedestal sink, sconces, 5 fireplaces, bridal staircase and chandeliers. Recent updates: refurbished roof and 2 new air conditioning units. The property is being sold "As Is"

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1280 Knollwood Circle Lake Forest, IL 60045

  • Price: $1,349,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • Updated: 73 min ago
  • MLS #: 10965340
6
Beds
7
Baths
2
½ Baths
2.33
Acres
7,533
SQFT
$179
$/SQFT
1967
Built
Neighborhood:
Lake Forest
County:
Lake
Area:
Lake Forest
Elementary School:
Everett Elementary School
Middle School:
Deer Path Middle School
High School:
Lake Forest High School
School District:
67
Property Description
This gracious estate boasts unobstructed golf course views, amazing grounds, perennial gardens and 8 car garage spaces with plenty of room for your golf cart and car collection. It's a golf lover's dream, strategically placed on 2.33 acres adjoining the 1st fairway of Knollwood Country Club featuring spectacular views. Oscar Meyer built this gracious 6 bedroom, 7 full and 2 half baths, 7533 square foot, 8 car garage, home in 1967 for his oldest son. The current owner added a self contained apartment addition in 2011 on the main floor off the library overlooking the golf course, featuring a living room, kitchenette, 1st floor bedroom, and full bath with zero-threshold shower. Off the kitchen is a private bedroom, bath and sitting room on the 2nd floor, separate from the 4 bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Original significant architectural features include: marble floors, marble powder room floors and pedestal sink, sconces, 5 fireplaces, bridal staircase and chandeliers. Recent updates: refurbished roof and 2 new air conditioning units. The property is being sold "As Is"
Exterior Features

Exterior Building Type Brick Exterior Features PatioStorms/ScreensWorkshop Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter Garage Details Garage Door Opener(S)Multiple Garages Garage Onsite Yes Garage Ownersite Owned Garage Type Attached Is Parking Included In Price Yes Lot Features Cul-De-SacGolf Course LotLandscapedWoodedMature TreesGardenViews Lot Size 2.0-2.99 Acres Other Structures Second Garage Parking Garage Roof Shake Types 2 Stories Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Appliances Double OvenMicrowaveDishwasherHigh End RefrigeratorFreezerWasherDryerDisposalStainless Steel Appliance(S)Range Hood Approximate Finished Sq Ft 1554 Basement Partially Finished Basement Bathrooms YN Yes Basement Details Full Basement Sqft 1554 Bathroom Separate ShowerDouble Sink Bedrooms Below Grade 0 Bedrooms Total 6 Below Grade Finished Area 1554 Cooling Central Air Dining Room Separate Fireplace Features Wood Burning Fireplace Location Family RoomLiving RoomMaster BedroomOtherDen/Library Fireplaces Total 5 Heating Natural GasForced Air Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral CeilingsBar-WetHardwood Floors1St Floor BedroomIn-Law Arrangement1St Floor Laundry1St Floor Full BathBuilt-In FeaturesWalk-In Closet(S)Bookcases9' CeilingBeamed CeilingsOpen Floorplan Room Type Bedroom 5Bedroom 6Eating AreaOfficeLibrarySitting RoomHeated Sun RoomEnclosed Porch HeatedFoyerMud Room Rooms Bedroom 5 (Second) Bedroom 6 (Second) Eating Area (Main) Office (Main) Library (Main) Sitting Room (Second) Heated Sun Room (Main) Enclosed Porch Heated (Main) Foyer (Main) Mud Room (Main) Bedroom 2 (Main) Bedroom 3 (Second) Bedroom 4 (Second) Dining Room (Main) Family Room (Main) Kitchen (Main) Laundry (Main) Living Room (Main) Master Bedroom (Second) Rooms Total 16 Total Sq Ft 0 Unfinished Sqft 1554

Property Features

Additional Parcels YN No Age 51-60 Years Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable Association Fee Includes None Built Before1978 YN Yes Contingency Financing Continue To Show Yes Corporate Limits Lake Forest Currently Leased No Disability Access And Or Equipped No Electric 200+ Amp Service General Information School Bus Service Master Association Fee Frequency Not Required New Construction YN No Ownership Fee Simple Rebuilt Year 2011 Rebuilt YN Yes Rehab Year 2011 Rural No Sewer Public Sewer Special Listing Conditions None Tax Annual Amount 26601.18 Tax Year 2020 Township Shields Type Detached Single Water Source Lake Michigan

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© 2021 Midwest Real Estate Data LLC. All rights reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by MTP, MRED or Keller Williams Realty. Based on information submitted to the MRED as of 2021-09-18T15:01:39.75 UTC. All data is obtained from various sources and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MRED. MRED supplied Open House information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may subsequently have sold and may no longer be available. NOTICE: Many homes contain recording devices, and buyers should be aware they may be recorded during a showing.

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