211 West Westminster Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 2,800,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10035384
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60045
  • StyleContemporary
  • Year Built1969
  • Taxes62600
  • Price$ 2,800,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms7
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage10929
  • Lot Size2.53 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Realty
Property Description

CONTINUE To SHOW. RETREAT TO YOUR OWN PRIVATE HOME WITH RESORT AMENITIES THAT HAS BEEN DRASTICALLY REDUCED IN PRICE. This inviting home by James Otis integrates modern architecture, interior design, stunning landscaping and is designed around a central courtyard. The 2.53 acres create lush tranquil gardens and outdoor rooms that back up to Lake Forest Open Lands, yet is walking distance to town. The home was totally updated and renovated in 2002 with new mechanicals, plumbing and wiring and includes a chef's kitchen, spa quality baths and wine cellar, both 2nd floor and basement laundries. A spectacular 1st floor master suite overlooks park-like grounds. Outdoor living is taken to new levels with the outdoor screened kitchen/studio, fire pit, spa, pool and original Adler his and her changing rooms. The home is a sophisticated backdrop for either traditional or modern. A two bedroom suite with private stairs is perfect for nannies or in-laws. The versatile plan is appealing to active families or those looking for a quiet retreat. Adjacent to Lake Forest Open Lands' 149 acre Derwen Mawr and Skokie River Nature Preserves with over 6 miles of trails for walking and skiing. ADDITIONAL LOT OF 1.37 ACRES AVAILABLE FOR SALE ALSO.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheridan Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
9/7/2018 Listed $4,900,000
5/21/2019 19% - $3,975,000
5/11/2020 30% - $2,800,000

General Features

Age 51-60 Years
Architectural Style Contemporary
Assessment Includes None
Attached Garage Yes
Built Before 1978 Yes
Community Features Pool, Curbs/Gutters, Street Paved
Contingency Financing
County Lake
Detached Type 2 Stories
Directions Green Bay Road, North of Deerpath to Westminster, West to house
District Elementary School 67
District High School 115
District Middle/Junior School 67
Electric Circuit Breakers, 400 Amp Service or Greater
Elementary School Sheridan Elementary School
Exterior Features Patio, Hot Tub, Porch Screened, Pool In-Ground, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
Full Baths 7
Garage Spaces 3
General Information School Bus Service, Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Half Baths 2
High School Lake Forest High School
Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
Middle/Junior School Deer Path Middle School
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Rehab Yes
Roof Wood Shakes/Shingles
Sewer Sewer-Public
Special Assessments No
Status Contingent
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 62600
Waterfront No
Year Built 1969

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Flooring Carpet
3rd Bedroom Window Treatments All
4th Bedroom Flooring Carpet
Additional Rooms 7th Bdrm
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 10 Name Game Rm
Addtl Room 4 Name Breakfast Rm
Addtl Room 5 Name Library
Addtl Room 6 Name Screened Porch
Addtl Room 7 Flooring Carpet
Addtl Room 7 Name Office
Addtl Room 8 Name Recreation Rm
Addtl Room 9 Name Other
Air Conditioning Central Air
Basement Full
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Partially Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 20X19
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor Main Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 24X12
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 27X17
Continue To Show? Yes
Corporate Limits Lake Forest
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 24X13
Dining Room Level Main Level
Dining Room Window Treatments Curtains/Drapes
Family Room Dimensions 26X21
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Gas Logs
Fireplace Locations Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Fireplaces 4
Heater Fuel Type Gas, Forced Air, Hot Water/Steam, Zoned
Kitchen Appliances Oven-Double, Oven/Range, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal
Kitchen Dimensions 23X15
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Closet, Pantry-Walk-in
Laundry Dimensions 19X12
Laundry Level/Floor Basement
Living Area 10929
Living Room Dimensions 32X23
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bath Full
Master Bed Dimensions 19X18
Master Bedroom Flooring Carpet
Master Bedroom Level Main Level
Multiple Pin Numbers (y/n) No
Other Room 1 Dimensions 19X17
Other Room 10 Dimensions 28X18
Other Room 2 Dimensions 19X12
Other Room 3 Dimensions 19X12
Other Room 4 Dimensions 20X15
Other Room 4 Level Main Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 18X18
Other Room 6 Dimensions 47X23
Other Room 6 Level Main Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 29X14
Other Room 7 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 8 Dimensions 20X22
Other Room 9 Dimensions 34X10
Rooms List 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, Breakfast Room, Library, Screened Porch, Office, Recreation Room, Other, Game Room
Street Suffix Road
Total Bathrooms 7.2
Total Rooms 16

Exterior Features

City Lake Forest
Acreage 2.53
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Asphalt, Brick
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Transmitter(s), Heated
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 45.36X304.42X197X289.33X360X486.48
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Nature Preserve Adjacent, Landscaped Professionally
Lot Size Area 2.0-2.99 Acres
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 19X17 2nd Level Carpet
6th Bdrm 19X12 2nd Level Carpet
7th Bdrm 19X12 2nd Level Carpet
Breakfast Rm 20X15 Main Level Hardwood
Dining Room 24X13 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Family Room 26X21 Main Level Hardwood
Game Rm 28X18 Basement
Library 18X18 Main Level Parquet
Living Room 32X23 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 19X18 Main Level Carpet
Office 29X14 2nd Level Carpet
Other 34X10 Basement
Recreation Rm 20X22 Basement
Screened Porch 47X23 Main Level


  • 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 $1.03M
AVG $18,037
AVG 55
Year Built
AVG 1967
AVG 21
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