800 S Green Bay Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045
800 S Green Bay Road

800 S Green Bay Road

800 S Green Bay Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045


Features and Amenities


  • Total Bedrooms5
  • Total Bathrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Laundry roomSink
  • FireplaceDouble Sided, Gas Log
  • APPLIANCESDouble Oven, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop, Range Hood
  • other interior FeaturesHardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Ceiling - 9 Foot

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area3,516 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.45 Acres
  • MLS® ID11134431
  • YEAR BUILT1979
  • neighborhoodLake Forest
  • Architecture StylesColonial
  • Elementary SchoolCherokee Elementary School
  • Middle SchoolDeer Path Middle School
  • High SchoolLake Forest High School
  • School District67


  • Garage Spaces2
  • Water SourceLake Michigan
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas, Forced Air
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • other exterior FeaturesDeck, Patio, Hot Tub, Fire Pit, Shed(s)


  • Sales Price$910,000
  • Real Estate Tax $13,744/yr

800 S Green Bay Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Beautifully renovated inside and out, plus enjoy a rarely found resort-like backyard. Set in the idyllic neighborhood of Whispering Oaks in Lake Forest, this elegant traditional enjoys a secluded setting tucked away from the street and close to Cherokee School and Waveland Park, with an amazing private backyard. The homeowners have transformed this home, passing down numerous upgrades and improvements to the future owner, too many to name. A grand foyer opens to over 3,500 square feet of space with great flow connecting the entire main living level, from the formal living room, first floor library, family room, dining room and renovated kitchen. A spacious recreation room overlooks the deck and yard. Soaring 9-foot ceilings on the first floor, beautiful crown molding, hardwood floors, new carpeting on the second floor, two fireplaces, new windows, new lighting and many other touches give this home its warmth and depth. Recently refreshed in 2021, the kitchen features casual eating area with a stylish banquette, new quartz countertops, new subway tile backsplash, new cooktop, and new faucet and sink. A renovated powder bath and a laundry room/mudroom with access to the attached two-car garage complete this level. Five bedrooms reside upstairs, including a generous primary bedroom with a remodeled primary bedroom, multiple closets and a walk-in, plus an updated spa bath offering the ultimate in relaxation. A renovated family bath also can be found on this level. Below, a full basement can be used for a recreation space, a workshop or storage. A truly magnificent backyard space beckons you outdoors with an expansive deck with a pull-down screen for movie nights, a stone patio with hot tub and a sweeping lawn with a firepit for s'mores or simply keeping warm. A wonderful family home for making memories and enjoying for another 20 years!

Lake Forest

Known for its winding, tree-lined streets and distinctive and stately homes, Lake Forest has some of the best schools in Illinois.


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