700 Arbor Drive, Lake Bluff

$6,995,000

7 Beds
11 Baths
29,745 Sqft
5 Acres
6 Garages

This magnificent estate designed by David Adler, is set on five acres along Lake Michigan. Offering over 400' of lakefront, this home was originally built for Lester and Leola Armour in 1931 as their country estate. Known for his grace and refinement, Adler's classical design has been beautifully maintained and updated for today's buyer. Exquisite mouldings, floor to ceiling windows, 19 fireplaces, warm wood paneling and a fabulous gourmet kitchen open to the family room are a few of the rarely seen details. Sweeping large open rooms can be found on all four floors, including the third floor with exercise room and basement with bar. Unbelievable views are evident from almost every room and the attached studio with kitchen, family room and two bedrooms can be adapted to suit your needs. The backyard, with brick patios, fire pit and breathtaking views of the property and lakefront, offers the utmost in privacy.

Essential Information
MLS® #10085907
Price$6,995,000
Bedrooms7
Bathrooms11.00
Full Baths8
Half Baths6
Square Footage29,745
Acres5.00
Year Built1931
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeDetached Single
StatusContingent
Community Information
Address700 Arbor Drive
AreaLake Bluff
CityLake Bluff
CountyLake
StateIL
Zip Code60044
Amenities
Parking Spaces6
# of Garages6
GaragesGarage Door Opener(s)
Is WaterfrontYes
Amenities

Pond/Lake, Curbs/Gutters, Gated Entry, Street Lights, Street Paved

Interior
CoolingCentral Air, Partial
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces9
Stories3 Stories
Has BasementYes
BasementPartially Finished
Interior Features

Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Solar Tubes/Light Tubes, 2nd Floor Laundry

Appliances

Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, High End Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Bar, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator

Heating

Gas, Forced Air, Hot Water/Steam, Radiant, Radiators

Fireplaces

Wood Burning, Gas Logs, Gas Starter

Exterior
ExteriorBrick
Exterior FeaturesBalcony, Patio
Lot DescriptionBeach, Cul-de-sac, Lake Front
RoofSlate, Tar and Gravel
School Information
ElementaryLake Bluff Elementary School
MiddleLake Bluff Middle School
HighLake Forest High School
Listing Details
Office@properties
Property History
Status Changed from Active to Contingent
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
Status Changed from Active to Price ChangePrice Reduced from $8,995,000 to $6,995,000
Status Changed from New to Active
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Listing information last updated on February 17th, 2020 at 1:35am CST.