Water Views - Primary on Main
1981 W Southmeadow Lane Lake Forest, IL
$ 1,349,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11249479
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodConway Farms
  • Zip60045
  • Style
  • Year Built2001
  • Taxes$ 20955
  • Price$ 1,349,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4226
  • Lot Size0.77 Acres
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

Located in popular, picturesque Conway Farms, this spectacular 4 bedroom, 5.1 bath home has it all! Recently remodeled and enhanced in 2019 with new shake roof, new Trane furnaces, AC, new sprinkler system, new whole house Generator, new Marvin triple pane windows, new French doors, new sprinkler system, and new premium appliances (Viking French-Door Ovens, range, & warming drawer and LG washer & dryer). Built for family living and entertaining, this spacious home boasts a designer kitchen open to the grand sized family room replete with brick fireplace and access to the beautiful paver patio & gardens. The gracious dining room with French doors opens out to a delightful bluestone terrace area. A handsome library with coffered ceiling and wainscoting is off the foyer with its beautifully curved floating staircase. The flexible and functional floor plan offers two master bedroom suites. The 1st floor primary suite could accommodate a guest or in-law with its luxury marble bathroom (double sink, whirlpool tub, and large separate shower), large walk-in closet, and opens out to the lovely circular private patio area. The 2nd floor Master suite is graciously sized with walk-in closets, lovely sitting area, luxury bathrooms with 2 separate showers (one is a steam shower), double sinks, vanity, and a large soaker tub. Further features include: high 10' and 11' ceilings, archways, new hardwood flooring, front and back staircases, a 2nd floor laundry room with new LG washer & dryer, sink, along with new cabinetry, and a fabulous finished lower level. The roomy recreation room boasts a cozy fireplace, a wet bar area with wine refrigerator, and storage closets. Adjacent is a separate game room. An additional ample bedroom has sizeable walk-in closet and full bathroom. Beautifully landscaped grounds are enhanced with patio areas of bluestone and brick pavers, a driveway and walkways of pavers, and 3 car attached garage. Gorgeous perennial gardens abound; and the water views from the private patios are stunning. Just steps to pool, pool house, and tennis courts. You won't have to wait to enjoy the incredible living in Conway Farms as this perfect residence is turnkey ready for you now!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Everett Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
10/18/2021 Listed $1,349,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Range Hood
Association Fee Includes Insurance, Pool, Snow Removal, Other
Basement Full
City Lake Forest
Community Features Park, Pool, Tennis Court(s)
Cooling Central Air
County Lake
Days on Market 40
Directions Everett Road West of Waukegan Road to Conway Farms Drive North to Southmeadow West to 1981
Elementary School Everett Elementary School
Elementary School District 67
Garage Spaces 3
HOA Fee 885
HOA Fee Frequency Quarterly
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School Lake Forest High School
High School District 115
Interior Features Skylight(s), Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, Second Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s), Ceiling - 10 Foot, Coffered Ceiling(s)
MLS Area Lake Forest
Middle/Junior High School Deer Path Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 67
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Shake
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Southmeadow
Subdivision Name Conway Farms
Tax Annual Amount 20955.26
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 12
Township Vernon
Virtual Tour https://player.vimeo.com/video/638778731?h=e60ba3b938
Year Built 2001

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Double Sink, Full Body Spray Shower, Soaking Tub
Bedrooms Possible 4
Fireplace Features Gas Log
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Multiple Locations
Living Area 4226
Livingareasource Assessor
Room Type Breakfast Room, Library, Loft, Recreation Room, Game Room, Foyer
Street Suffix Lane
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 2

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 111X304X110X308
Lot Size Acres 0.77
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60045

AVG $2.02M
AVG $26,336
AVG 168
Year Built
AVG 1973

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