899 Cherokee Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 849,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11084215
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodWhispering Oaks
  • Zip60045
  • StyleRanch
  • Year Built1960
  • Taxes$ 10806
  • Price$ 849,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2405
  • Lot Size0.52 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data LLC
Property Description

Ideally located within the Whispering Oaks neighborhood and close to Cherokee School, this brick ranch has it ALL! New professionally designed front landscaping and courtyard welcome you to this updated home. Custom details are evident throughout with arched doorways and tray ceilings. Comfortable floor plan offers 4 bedrooms, 4.1 bathrooms, 2 wood burning fireplaces, a handsome kitchen with eat-in, Marvin windows and an incredible sun filled lower level that was just recently completed with NEW EVERYTHING: Custom millwork including bookshelf and moldings, white kitchenette with large quartz countertop and antique mirrored backsplash, surround sound, LED lighting with dimmers, office with custom built-in cabinetry/desk, playroom, full bathroom, 2nd laundry, the list goes on. Entertain on the back paver patio and half acre lot with lush perennials that was cleared of buckthorn to create green space to run and play. A true treasure that checks off all the boxes in today's marketplace!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Cherokee Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
5/14/2021 Listed $849,000

General Features

Appliances Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven
Architectural Style Ranch
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Partial
Community Features Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Contingency Attorney/Inspection
Cooling Central Air
Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Cherokee Elementary School
Elementary School District 67
Exterior Features Patio
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School Lake Forest High School
High School District 115
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Separate Dining Room
Middle/Junior High School Deer Path Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 67
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active Under Contract
Subdivision Name Whispering Oaks
Tax Annual Amount 10806.38
Total Rooms 12
Township Moraine

Interior Features

Basement Finished, Lookout, Rec/Family Area, Storage Space
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink
Bedroomspossible 4
Below Grade Finished Area 1900
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Attached Fireplace Doors/Screen
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Eating Area-Table Space, Pantry-Closet, Custom Cabinetry, Granite Counters, Updated Kitchen
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup, Multiple Locations, Sink
Room Type Breakfast Room, Office, Play Room, Sitting Room, Storage, Utility Room-Lower Level
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 2

Exterior Features

Door Features Sliding Doors
Exterior Brick
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 100 X 200 X124X211
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Mature Trees
Lot Size Acres 0.5188
Water Source Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bar 13X9 Basement Vinyl
Breakfast Rm 10X9 Main Level Hardwood
Dining Room 15X13 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 25X22 Basement Vinyl
Living Room 18X16 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 16X12 Main Level Hardwood
Office 11X10 Basement Vinyl
Playroom 13X9 Basement Vinyl
Sitting 12X8 Main Level Hardwood
Storage 26X9 Basement
Utility Room-Lower Level 10X15 Basement


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Contingent Average in 60045

AVG $1.07M
AVG $17,515
AVG 123
Year Built
AVG 1970

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