254 Butler Drive, Lake Forest, IL 60045 (MLS # 10951377)
Price $2,400,000
Status Active
Beds 5
Baths 5 Baths
Home size 5,651 sqft
Lot Size 1.66 ac
Days on Market 39
Gorgeous custom designed home with 7,600 square feet of beautifully finished space! Enjoy this fabulous location on 1.66 private acres in east Lake Forest on a cul-de-sac near town, schools, and parks. TOTALLY UPDATED throughout with a walkout lower level that makes entertaining a dream! The amazing lower level was just completed with a wet bar, full bath, masonry fireplace and built-ins. It provides easy access to the pool, bluestone terraces and newer outdoor kitchen. Elegant gourmet kitchen with high-end appliances, designer finishes, custom cabinetry, quartzite countertops, pantry and breakfast area that overlook the spectacular grounds with amazing sunsets! Stunning living room with cathedral ceilings, abundant natural light, limestone fireplace and exquisite lighting. The dining room opens to the sunroom and living room. The incredible family room with stone fireplace opens to the kitchen, handsome library with coffered ceiling and fireplace, exterior terraces and back stair. High ceilings, gleaming hardwood floors, custom designer finishes and draperies throughout! The luxurious bathrooms have been beautifully updated. The fabulous new lower level includes a bedroom, full bath, second family room, and recreation room updated this year. Durable, low-maintenance construction with brick walls and a slate roof with copper gutters and flashings. 5,700 SF above grade with 2,000+ additional SF of finished space in the walkout lower level along with an additional 1,500 SF of unfinished storage with high ceilings. Stunning details with custom millwork and closets, a 3.5 car garage with built-in cabinetry, epoxy floors, and storage. Spacious, well-appointed rooms with French doors, transom windows, newer mechanicals and many new windows. A superior home in a very desirable location with easy access to everything! Just steps to Lake Forest Country Day School. Perfection!
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 12/10/2020 Year Built 1994
Community Lake Forest Garage Spaces 3.5
County Lake


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

Additional Details

AIR Central Air, Zoned
APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, Freezer, High End Refrigerator, Microwave, Range Hood, Washer, Wine Refrigerator
AREA Lake Forest
BASEMENT Full, Walkout, Yes
EXTERIOR Outdoor Grill, Patio, Pool In-Ground
GARAGE Attached, Yes
HEAT Forced Air, Natural Gas, Zoned
INTERIOR 1st Floor Laundry, Hardwood Floors, Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Walk-In Closet(s)
LOT 1.66 acre(s)
LOT DESCRIPTION Cul-de-sac, Irregular Lot, Landscaped, Mature Trees
LOT DIMENSIONS 194.13X184.12X289.99X225
SEWER Public Sewer
TAXES 39817.3
UTILITIES 400 Amp Service or Greater
WATER Lake Michigan

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