Located in the heart of downtown Lake Forest, this charming and historic 5 bedroom home has been updated to perfection and has everything today's buyers are looking for. The wraparound, covered front porch invites you into this special home that features: 10 foot ceilings, hardwood floors, beautiful moldings, first floor office, first floor guest room + full bath, dual staircases, indoor and outdoor Sonos surround sound, whole house generator, and a lovely, fenced-in .4 acre yard with bluestone patio. The sun-filled living room has a large bay window and gas log fireplace with remote start. The beautiful dining room features gorgeous grasscloth wallpaper, designer light fixtures, and a large bay window flanked by custom, built-in cabinetry. The spacious family room sits conveniently next to the kitchen and also opens to the cheery sunroom that is currently used as an adorable playroom. You will be impressed by the spectacular kitchen with quartzite counters, high-end stainless steel appliances, coffered ceiling, and huge center island seating 5. The phenomenal kitchen also features a built-in banquet, gas log fireplace, sun-drenched seating area to enjoy your morning coffee, and French doors out to the bluestone patio. Off the kitchen is the butler's pantry with beautiful glass front cabinets, European sink, wine fridge, and ice machine. Upstairs you will find 4 bedrooms, including the primary suite with sitting room, large walk-in closet, and primary bath with double vanity, separate shower, and soaking tub. The three additional bedrooms on the 2nd floor are serviced by two full bathrooms. Additionally, there is a playroom space on the 2nd floor that could be converted into a 2nd floor laundry. Enjoy the breathtaking outdoor gardens lush with antiqued blue and pink hydrangeas, burning bushes, peonies, and boxwoods. An incredible home in an incredible walk-to-everything location - don't miss your chance!