695 W Old Mill Road

Lake Forest IL, 60045


$529.77 per sqft


5 Beds

9 Baths

7,541 sqft


Built in 2010

Courtesy of @properties Christie's International Real Estate

Experience the timeless elegance and superior craftsmanship of this custom-built stone home with a slate roof, situated on 1.69 acres adjacent to a serene forest preserve. Designed with an old-world feel, this exceptional property boasts unparalleled attention to detail and luxurious finishes throughout. As you enter, you are greeted by the warmth of hand-scraped wood floors and exquisite woodwork that set the tone for the graciously sized rooms. The gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream, featuring beautiful cabinetry, a large island, a Wolf range with a handmade metal hood, Wolf double ovens, and a spacious breakfast room perfect for casual dining. The family room, with its large fireplace and custom mantle, offers a cozy yet elegant space for relaxation, complete with French doors leading to the expansive backyard. The paneled library is a masterpiece, showcasing a limestone fireplace, wood coffered ceiling, and stunning built-ins, also features a custom movie projector and screen creating the ideal setting for relaxation. Entertain with ease in the formal dining room with its convenient butler's pantry, and enjoy the heated sunroom with a fireplace, a large mudroom, and an office off the kitchen, providing ample space for both work and leisure. The first-floor primary suite is a luxurious sanctuary, featuring vaulted ceilings, a fireplace, separate bathrooms with two steam showers, two large walk-in closets, and a sunroom with heated floors and a fireplace. Two additional ensuite bedrooms on the first-floor offer comfort and privacy for family or guests. The second floor continues to impress with two more ensuite bedrooms, one with a fireplace, ensuring everyone enjoys their own private space. The full basement extends under the entire home, including the garages. It offers a recreation area with a stone fireplace, wet bar, second kitchen, playroom, bedroom, two full baths, workroom, stairs to the exterior, and vast storage area. Tall ceilings and deep window wells flood the space with natural light, creating an inviting atmosphere. Step outside to the south-facing backyard and discover a paradise for outdoor living. The expansive patio areas, huge vineyard-like pergola, lush grassy areas, and meticulously maintained gardens provide the perfect backdrop for relaxation and entertainment. This extraordinary home combines the finest materials and craftsmanship with modern conveniences, an elevator and luxurious amenities including radiant heat floors on main level and in the basement, making it a truly must-see property. Schedule your private tour today and prepare to fall in love with this remarkable residence.



May 21, 2024


July 13, 2024



695 W Old Mill Road
Lake Forest IL, 60045

Interior Features



Total Bathrooms


Full Bathrooms


Half Bathrooms


Interior Features

Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Elevator, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Workshop Area (Interior)


Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop

Laundry Description

Multiple Locations, Sink



Fireplace Description

Wood Burning, Gas Log, Gas Starter



Cooling Description

Central Air, Zoned



Heating Description

Forced Air, Radiant, Sep Heating Systems - 2, Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

1.69 Acres

Exterior Features

Patio, Porch, Porch Screened

Lot Features

Forest Preserve Adjacent

Architectual Style





Public Sewer

School Information

School District


High School

Lake Forest High School

Elementary School

Everett Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name

Lake Forest



Tax Frequency


Days on Market




Garage Spaces


Parking Total







West Deerfield

Water Source

Lake Michigan



Buyer Agency Compensation

2.25% 1ST MILLION, 1.75% 2ND MILLION, 1.25% 3RD MILLION, .75% BALANCE - $495

Courtesy of @properties Christie's International Real Estate, Andra O'Neill,
Listing Contact: 847-650-9093 

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