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1240 Winwood Drive

  • 5 beds
  • 8 baths
  • 6,672 sqft
  • ~3 acre lot
  • $239 per sqft
  • 2008 build
  • on site

Solid newer construction with a nod to old world craftmanship found at the end of a quite road in sought after Lake Forest. 5 bedroom, 6.2 bath. Privacy and land are abundant on this cul-de-sac corner lot sprawling over appx 1.4 acres. Upon entering this limestone and brick, classically symmetric home, you will be greeted with a bridal staircase, soaring 12-foot coffered ceilings, wainscoting and triple crown moldings. The open floorplan offers flexible space and well-appointed rooms that adjust to your lifestyle. With expansive square footage and bedrooms all ensuite, this is a rare opportunity for casual, yet elegant living at its finest in a state-of-the-art Control 4 Smart Home. The sophisticated library, dining room, & family room feature stunning mahogany woodwork, extensive built-ins, & fantastic space for original artwork. The gourmet kitchen boasts a large center island, top-of-the-line SubZero appliances, under counter refrigerator drawers and an eat-in area for memorable family meals. Natural light shines throughout: oversized windows funnel in the sunshine inside, while outside, the screened in sunroom provides additional entertainment space and plenty of fresh air. Head upstairs. The custom primary suite is a true oasis with an oversized walk-in closet / dressing room, all marble bath, separate vanities and large steam shower. Enjoy the appx 20 x 17 private rooftop terrace overlooking mature landscape in the summer or cozy-up to the fireplace in the winter. Rounding out the second floor you will find large bedrooms, bonus room options, a laundry room and plenty of storage. The fully finished lower-level features 9-foot ceilings, fireplace, large wet bar, wine cellar, rec room, full bath and additional home gym/bedroom/office options. Exquisite finishes throughout with quality at the forefront: inlaid hardwood floors, 5 granite fireplaces, heated 3-car attached garage, 2 laundry rooms, attic storage, 2 staircases and Keyth security systems are just the beginning of the endless list. 1240 Winwood is professionally landscaped with stunning stone walkways and patio areas. Taxes have been successfully appealed, ask for details. Steps from your back door you will find the walking trails of Middlefork Savannah, Elawa Farm and the Knollwood Club Country Club. Enjoy all Lake Forest has to offer with award-winning schools, Historic Downtown and Lake Forest Beach!

MRED logo Listing courtesy of MRED / Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Last checked: Checking… • Last updated Apr 10, 2021 •

MLS# 11002057 —

Amenities & Taxes

The Building

Year Built:
2008
REBUILT:
No
New Construction:
false
Architectural Style:
Cape Cod
Roof:
Shake
Foundation Details:
Concrete Perimeter
Disability Access:
No
Exterior Features:
Balcony,Patio,Porch Screened
Basement:
Full
Other Equipment:
Humidifier,Intercom,CO Detectors,Ceiling Fan(s),Sump Pump,Air Purifier
Living Area Source:
Assessor

Interior

Rooms Total:
14
Room Type:
Bedroom 5,Eating Area,Library,Recreation Room,Exercise Room,Media Room,Mud Room,Screened Porch,Sun Room,Terrace
Living Area:
6672
Interior Features:
Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings,Bar-Wet,Hardwood Floors,2nd Floor Laundry,Walk-In Closet(s)
Fireplaces Total:
5
Fireplace Features:
Wood Burning,Gas Starter
Fireplace Location:
Family Room,Living Room,Master Bedroom,Basement,Other
LAUNDRY:
Hardwood
LAUNDRY:
2nd Level
LAUNDRY:
8X8

Location

Directions:
Waukegan Rd or Il Rte 143 North from Deerpath to Winwood - West side of road. Winwood, West to 1240 on North side

The Property

Parcel Number:
12301030060000
Property Type:
Residential
Lot Size Dimensions:
370X165X365X165
Waterfront:
false
Lot Features:
Corner Lot,Cul-De-Sac,Landscaped

Listing Agent

Contact info:

Taxes

Tax Year:
2019
Tax Annual Amount:
40469.18

Beds

Bedrooms Total:
5
Bedrooms Possible:
5

Baths

Bathrooms:
8
Bathrooms Full:
6
Bathrooms Half:
2

The Listing

Special Listing Conditions:
List Broker Must Accompany
Virtual Tour Unbranded:
Virtual Tour

Heating & Cooling

Cooling:
Central Air,Zoned
Heating:
Natural Gas,Forced Air,2+ Sep Heating Systems,Indv Controls,Zoned

Utilities

Sewer:
Septic-Private
Water Source:
Lake Michigan
Electric:
Circuit Breakers,200+ Amp Service

Appliances

Appliances:
Double Oven,Microwave,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Disposal

Schools

Elementary School:
Everett Elementary School
Elementary School District:
67
Middle Or Junior School:
Deer Path Middle School
Middle Or Junior School District:
67
High School District:
115

The Community

Community Features:
Street Paved
Association Fee Includes:
None
Association Fee Frequency:
Not Applicable

Parking

Garage Type:
Attached
Garage Spaces:
3
Garage Onsite
Yes

Schools

Rating Details
6

Deer Path Middle School East

  • Public
  • 5-6
  • 1.7 mi
9

Deer Path Middle School West

  • Public
  • 7-8
  • 1.7 mi
10

Lake Forest High School

  • Public
  • 9-12
  • 1.9 mi
9

Everett Elementary School

  • Public
  • K-4
  • 3.2 mi

GreatSchools scores are based on a scale from 1 to 10, where 10 is above average.

The school service areas are not definitive and should only be used as guidance. GreatSchools Ratings provided by www.greatschools.org

Monthly cost estimate

1240 Winwood Drive

Asking price

$1,599,000

Mortgage

$5,455

Taxes $3,372
Insurance $439
Utilities $249 See report
Total $9,515/mo.*
*This is an estimate

Flood Risk

  • FEMA Zone (est.):
  • Flood insurance:

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This property has minimal flood risk

This property has a . Although flood risks across the country are changing because of the environment, this property is unlikely to flood over the next 30 years.

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Sale history

Date Event Source Price % Change
3/21/21
Sold Subject To Contingencies MRED $1,599,000
3/2/21
Listed / Active MRED $1,599,000 -5.9% (-0.6% / YR)
10/8/20
Price Changed MRED

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