255 S Ridge Road

255 S Ridge Road

4 Beds 4 Baths 3,785 Sq.Ft.


Sold during processing. Charming & impressive brick cape cod style home set on 3.3 acres in the center of Lake Forest's historic Ridge Road estate area. Rarely does a home like this become available for rent. Beautiful crown moldings, hardwood floors and a gracious floor plan that flows seamlessly from room to room. The spacious living room & library feature elegant fireplaces and large windows. The 3-season sun porch overlooks the sweeping rear lawn. Great informal space includes an open kitchen/family room. The kitchen boasts Wolf, SubZero and Bosch appliances, granite counter tops and white cabinetry. The second floor has a lovely master suite w/elegant white marble bath, and three additional family bedrooms. All baths have been recently updated! The finished basement has an office/homework area, recreation room and kitchenette. Fabulous outdoor terraces. 3 car garage.

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255 S Ridge Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045


Elizabeth Wieneke

Elizabeth Wieneke

Property Amenities

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Laundry room In Unit
Fireplace Wood Burning, Gas Log, Gas Starter
Appliances Double Oven, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop
Other Interior Features Hardwood Floors, First Floor Laundry
Area & Lot
Lot Area 3.3 Acres
Living area 3,785 Sq.Ft.
MLS® ID 11608082
Year Built 1955
School District 67
High School Lake Forest High School
Middle School Deer Path Middle School
Elementary School Cherokee Elementary School
Status Sold
Air conditioning Central Air, Zoned
Heat type Natural Gas, Forced Air
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Garage Space 3
Sewer Septic-Private
Other Exterior Features Patio, Storms/Screens
Lot Features Landscaped, Wooded
Roof Shake
Sales Price $1,145,000
Real Estate Tax $20,293

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