1280 Knollwood Circle, Lake Forest, IL 60045 (MLS # 10840910)
Price $1,599,000
Status Active
Beds 6
Baths 9 Baths
Home size 7,533 sqft
Lot Size 2.33 ac
Days on Market 20
Welcome to Tara with unobstructed golf course views, amazing grounds, perennial gardens, and space for everyone! A golf lover's dream estate strategically placed on 2.33 acres adjoining the 1st fairway of Knollwood Country Club featuring spectacular views. Oscar Meyer built this gracious 6 bedroom, 7 full and 2 half baths, 7533 square foot, 8 car garage, home in 1967 for his oldest son. The current owner added a self contained apartment addition in 2011 on the main floor off the library overlooking the golf course, featuring a living room, kitchenette, 1st floor bedroom, and full bath with zero-threshold shower. Off the kitchen is a private bedroom, bath and sitting room on the 2nd floor, separate from the 4 bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Original significant architectural features include: marble floors, marble powder room floors and pedestal sink, sconces, 5 fireplaces, bridal staircase, chandelier, and includes the White Kimball Baby Grand piano.
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 11/13/2020 Year Built 1967
Community Lake Forest Garage Spaces 8.0
County Lake


Elementary School Everett Elementary School
Jr. High School Deer Path Middle School
High School Lake Forest High School

Additional Details

AIR Central Air
APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, Freezer, High End Refrigerator, Microwave, Range Hood, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Washer
AREA Lake Forest
EXTERIOR Patio, Storms/Screens, Workshop
GARAGE Attached, Yes
HEAT Forced Air, Natural Gas
INTERIOR 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath, 1st Floor Laundry, 9' Ceiling, Bar-Wet, Beamed Ceilings, Bookcases, Built-in Features, Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, Open Floorplan, Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Walk-In Closet(s)
LOT 2.33 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Cul-de-sac, Garden, Golf Course Lot, Landscaped, Mature Trees, Views, Wooded
LOT DIMENSIONS 291.8 X 364.8 X 404.3 X 230.8
SEWER Public Sewer
TAXES 32788
UTILITIES 200+ Amp Service
WATER Lake Michigan

Contact us about this Property

We respect your online privacy and will never spam you. By submitting this form with your telephone number you are consenting for Jason Pietrucha to contact you even if your name is on a Federal or State "Do not call List".

Listed with Coldwell Banker Realty
The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Broker ReciprocitySM Program of MRED. All real estate listings are marked with the Broker ReciprocitySM logo or the MRED Broker ReciprocitySM thumbnail logo (a little black house) and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.

The broker providing these data believes them to be correct, but advises interested parties to confirm them before relying on them in a purchase decision.

Copyright 2020 MRED. All rights reserved.


This IDX solution is (c) Diverse Solutions 2020.

Email a Friend