55 East Onwentsia Road, Lake Forest


8 Beds
9 Baths
10,687 Sqft
3.01 Acres
4 Garages

A classic French masterpiece created by architect Phillip Liederbach of Liederbach & Graham. This exquisite new construction took over five years to complete and was finished in September 2009. Situated on three pristine acres on highly sought after Onwentsia Road in East Lake Forest. Soaring 14 foot ceilings, walls of custom mahogany windows and French doors provide serene views and an abundance of natural light. Intricate mill work, custom marble, limestone and white oak floors and six unique stone fireplaces. Beautiful primary kitchen and separate chef's kitchen, both with top of the line appliances, allow for seamless large, catered parties. Outdoor living and entertaining abound - gorgeous grounds with lush landscaping, gracious large circular drive and courtyard, enormous limestone terrace, custom swimming pool, spa and large stone fire pit. Full guest apartment with separate entrance. Heated dual garages with parking for 5 cars. A one of a kind secluded retreat!

Essential Information
MLS® #10172436
Full Baths7
Half Baths4
Square Footage10,687
Year Built2008
Sub-TypeDetached Single
StyleFrench Provincial
Community Information
Address55 East Onwentsia Road
AreaLake Forest
CityLake Forest
Zip Code60045
AmenitiesStreet Paved, Curbs/Gutters
Parking Spaces4
# of Garages4
Has PoolYes
PoolPool In-Ground

Garage Door Opener(s), Heated, Transmitter(s)

HeatingGas, Forced Air, Radiant
CoolingCentral Air
# of Fireplaces6
FireplacesGas Logs
Stories2 Stories
Has BasementYes
Interior Features

Elevator, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Bedroom, 1st Floor Full Bath, Bar-Wet, Heated Floors


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

Exterior Features

Patio, Pool In-Ground, Balcony, Hot Tub

Lot Description

Landscaped Professionally, Wooded

School Information
ElementaryCherokee Elementary School
MiddleDeer Path Middle School
HighLake Forest High School

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Property History
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
Status Changed from Active to Price ChangePrice Reduced from $7,495,000 to $6,950,000
Status Changed from Price Change to Active
Status Changed from Active to Price ChangePrice Reduced from $7,900,000 to $7,495,000
Status Changed from New to Active

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Listing information last updated on February 17th, 2020 at 1:35am CST.