1345 Lake Road Lake Forest, IL
$ 5,995,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10464848
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • Zip60045
  • Style
  • Year Built1908
  • Taxes109228
  • Price$ 5,995,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms7
  • Half Bathrooms4
  • Sqr Footage11013
  • Lot Size3.69 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff
Property Description

"Stornoway," a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to acquire a magnificent property of unprecedented grand scale, exceptional architecture & prestigious historical significance on Chicago's North Shore. This luxurious lakefront manor was designed by noted architect Howard Van Doren Shaw in 1908 w/ 11,000 SF above ground & 4,800 SF below grade, including a 10 car heated garage & elevator. Beautifully restored, renovated & maintained w/ a bluff that was restored in 2009 & a private beach, an expansive pier, pool, spa & 2 private access paths to the beach. One is stone w/ a terrace 1/2 way down, the other path is wood & stone. Infused w/ an atmosphere of sophistication & refinement, this grand estate is astutely sited on 3.68 stunning acres. 1 million dollars in improvements by the current owner which include refinished hdwd flrs, a commercial chiller for the entire home, several updated bathrooms, a refinished pool, new heater & interior finishes. Must see this estate to truly appreciate it.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheridan Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
7/26/2019 Listed $5,995,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Area Amenities Pond/Lake, Water Rights, Curbs/Gutters, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Built Before 1978 Yes
County Lake
Detached Type 3 Stories
Directions Deerpath east to Lake Road, left to house
District Elementary School 67
District High School 115
District Middle/Junior School 67
Elementary School Sheridan Elementary School
Exposure W (West)
General Information School Bus Service, Commuter Train
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
High School Lake Forest High School
Middle/Junior School Deer Path Middle School
New Construction No
North 27
Special Assessments No
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 109228.0
Waterfront Yes
Year Built 1908

Interior Features

2nd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
3rd Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
4th Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 1 Flooring Terracotta
Addtl Room 10 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 10 Name Game Rm
Addtl Room 4 Name Bonus
Addtl Room 5 Name 5th Bdrm
Addtl Room 6 Name Sitting
Addtl Room 7 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 7 Name Office
Addtl Room 8 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 8 Name 6th Bdrm
Addtl Room 9 Flooring Hardwood
Addtl Room 9 Name 7th Bdrm
Air Conditioning Central Air, Zoned
Attic Finished, Full, Interior Stair
Basement Full, Walkout
Basement Bathrooms (y/n) Yes
Basement Description Finished
Bedroom 2 Dimensions 15X13
Bedroom 2 Level/Floor 2nd Level
Bedroom 3 Dimensions 14X16
Bedroom 4 Dimensions 14X15
Corporate Limits Lake Forest
Dining Room Separate
Dining Room Dimensions 17X29
Dining Room Level Main Level
Electric 400 Amp Service or Greater
Equipment TV-Cable, Security System, CO Detectors, Ceiling Fan, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn, Air Cleaner, Backup Sump Pump;
Family Room Dimensions 17X33
Family Room Flooring Hardwood
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Logs, Gas Starter
Fireplace Locations Living Room, Master Bedroom, Basement, Other
Fireplaces 6
Full Baths 7
Half Baths 4
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Interior Features Hot Tub, Bar-Dry, Bar-Wet, Elevator, Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement
Kitchen Appliances Oven/Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal
Kitchen Dimensions 15X15
Kitchen Level Main Level
Kitchen Type Island, Pantry-Butler
Laundry Dimensions 15X15
Laundry Level/Floor Walkout Basement
Living Area 11013
Living Room Dimensions 20X43
Living Room Flooring Hardwood
Living Room Level/Floor Main Level
Master Bed Dimensions 20X20
Master Bedroom Flooring Hardwood
Master Bedroom Level 2nd Level
Multiple Pin Numbers (y/n) No
Other Room 1 Dimensions 13X16
Other Room 10 Dimensions 20X35
Other Room 2 Dimensions 11X23
Other Room 3 Dimensions 13X19
Other Room 4 Dimensions 13X25
Other Room 4 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 5 Dimensions 13X17
Other Room 6 Dimensions 13X16
Other Room 6 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 7 Dimensions 11X21
Other Room 7 Level 2nd Level
Other Room 8 Dimensions 16X20
Other Room 9 Dimensions 17X23
Rooms List Bonus, 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, Breakfast Room, Game Room, Office, Sitting Room, Sun/Florida Room
Street Suffix Road
Total Bathrooms 7.4
Total Rooms 16

Exterior Features

City Lake Forest
Acreage 3.6882
Attached Garage Yes
Disability Access And/or Equipped No
Driveway Asphalt, Brick, Heated
Exterior Features Balcony, Patio, Hot Tub, Dog Run, Brick Paver Patio, Pool In-Ground
Foundation Details Concrete
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s), Heated, 7 Foot or more high garage door
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Spaces 10
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 160300
Lot Features Beach, Fenced Yard, Lake Front, Landscaped Professionally, Water Rights
Lot Size Area 3.0-3.99 Acres
Parking Garage
Roof Slate
Sewer Sewer-Public, Sewer-Storm
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
5th Bdrm 13X17 2nd Level Hardwood
6th Bdrm 16X20 3rd Level Hardwood
7th Bdrm 17X23 3rd Level Hardwood
Bonus 13X25 2nd Level Carpet
Breakfast Rm 13X16 Main Level Terracotta
Dining Room 17X29 Main Level Hardwood Separate
Family Room 17X33 Main Level Hardwood
Game Rm 20X35 Walkout Basement Hardwood
Living Room 20X43 Main Level Hardwood
Master Bedroom 20X20 2nd Level Hardwood
Office 11X21 2nd Level Hardwood
Office 13X19 Main Level Hardwood
Sitting 13X16 2nd Level Hardwood
Sunroom 11X23 Main Level Hardwood


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60045

AVG $1.58M
AVG $24,900
AVG 48
Year Built
AVG 1970