472 E Westleigh Road $929,000


    472 E Westleigh Road Lake Forest, IL 60045

    • 5 Beds
    • 3 Baths
    • 3,498 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 11646134
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    Graciously proportioned and meticulously maintained 3,500 sq ft colonial, sited on a prime 1-acre parcel. The property features English gardens, a verdant lawn, gorgeous woodlands, a walking path with bridge, and an enchanting outdoor shed. This private cul-de-sac is centrally located merely one mile from downtown Lake Forest (sidewalks to town), north of Westleigh Road and east of Green Bay Road. Enter to find beautifully scaled rooms, oak hardwood floors, windows galore, and an overall high level of finish. The spacious (front to back) living room with floor-to-ceiling windows has a wood-burning fireplace with marble surround, pretty crown moldings and oak hardwood floors. The elegant dining room features oak hardwood floors, crown moldings and tall windows that invite beautiful views of the front yard. The inviting family room has beamed ceilings, wood paneling, hardwood floors, a wood-burning fireplace, and a wet bar. A sliding glass door opens to the paver patio. The spacious kitchen features white cabinetry, granite counters, and a large eating area with sliding glass door for easy access to the patio. Adjacent to the kitchen is a first-floor laundry/mud room with a large coat closet. The first floor also includes a guest (5th) bedroom/home office. There are four bedrooms and two baths on the second level. The expansive primary bedroom has a customized walk-in closet and updated en suite bathroom. There are three additional generously proportioned bedrooms with large closets. The basement is mostly finished with a large rec room, game room and wet bar. A utility room houses a sump pump with battery backup, a NEW dual-zone HVAC system (11/22) and water heater. Every inch of this home is spotless and ready for you! Metra commuting options, bike trails, beach access, Starbucks and great restaurants are all nearby.

    • General Features
      • Additional Parcels Y/N No
      • Area Lake Forest
      • Association Fee Frequency Not Applicable
      • Association Fee Includes None
      • Community Features Curbs, Street Paved
      • County Or Parish Lake
      • New Construction Y/N No
      • Ownership Fee Simple
      • Special Listing Conditions List Broker Must Accompany
      • Tax Annual Amount 18249.18
      • Tax Year 2021
      • Township Moraine
      • Year Built 1978
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Cooktop, Built-In Oven
      • Architectural Style Colonial
      • Basement Partial
      • Basement Sq Ft 1461
      • Bath Amenities Separate Shower, Double Sink, Soaking Tub
      • Full Bathrooms 2
      • Half Bathrooms 1
      • Bedrooms (Below Grade) 0
      • Below Grade Finished Area 1169
      • Cooling Central Air
      • Dining Room Separate
      • Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
      • Exterior Features Brick Paver Patio
      • Fireplace Features Wood Burning
      • Fireplaces Total 2
      • Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
      • Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Transmitter(s)
      • Garage Spaces 2
      • Heating Natural Gas
      • Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Separate Dining Room
      • Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Sink
      • Living Area 3498
      • Other Equipment TV-Cable, Security System, Ceiling Fan(s), Sump Pump
      • Roof Asphalt
      • Room s Total 11
      • Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, Mature Trees, Garden
      • Lot Size Acres 1
      • Lot Size Dimensions 222.2 X 134.42 X 236.4 X 483
      • Other Structures Shed(s)
      • Parcel Number 16042100090000
      • Waterfront Y/N No
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Cherokee Elementary School
      • Elementary School District 67
      • High School District 115
      • High School Lake Forest High School
      • Middle Or Junior School District 67
      • Middle Or Junior School Deer Path Middle School


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    60045 (Lake Forest) Demographics

    47 Median Age
    942 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    84% College Educated
    $189,013 Estimated Median Income
    6,815 Estimated Total Home Owners
    998 Estimated Total Renters
    87% / 13% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    3 Estimated Average Household Size
    21,460 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $929,000
        1/29/2023 12:17:40 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
        1/23/2023 11:47:21 PM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $929,000 -3.63%
        1/23/2023 11:47:21 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Price Change
        12/13/2022 12:17:39 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
        12/7/2022 9:17:20 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Price Change
        12/7/2022 9:17:20 AM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $964,000 -3.12%
        10/11/2022 12:17:56 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: Active
        10/5/2022 4:48:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $995,000

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