24405 N Elm Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045 | MLS 11224818 | Listing Information | Vylla Home
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24405 N Elm Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045

Single Family, Ranch
Sq. Ft.
Acre Lot
Courtesy: RE/MAX Suburban
Vylla Home> Illinois> Lake Forest> 60045
One-of-a-kind equestrian estate that exemplifies what can be built with detail and craftsmanship. Artist owner poured her heart in fastidious design into this home with carved mantels and custom details from her worldly travels. Two separate private driveways and a professionally landscaped yard welcomes you w/ageless tall oaks, hickory trees, and an exquisite craftsman-style ranch. As you enter you will find a beautiful combination of functionality and design throughout - boasting almost 4000 square feet of incredible custom detail from the trim, doors, frames, hinges, doorknobs, and front door! Gleaming cherry hardwood flooring can be found in the extra-long front living room/dining combo that is graced with a gas fireplace custom wood mantle, unique custom built-in bookshelves on both sides, and elegant stained glass light fixtures. The cozy family room boasts a dramatic vaulted cedar ceiling, Kiva fireplace, 3 large picture windows, glass sliders leading to the backyard, and flows organically to the eating area that is separated with a partial wall + pillars composed of cedar trees. Bright and fresh kitchen offers white 42" cabs, Sub Zero S/S appliances, pantry, and plenty of counter space for prepping your favorite Pinterest recipes for guests! Bring the outdoors in while you enjoy sunny days on the cedar porch w/custom craftsman built screen door. Mudroom directly off kitchen w/built in seating & storage leading to the attached garage. Master suite w/soaring ceilings, fireplace, custom pendant lighting, WIC w/organizers, and private full bath! Bedrooms 2 & 3 both include upper lofts w/ pass-through doors + custom display shelving, WIC's w/organizers, & shared Jack & Jill bath w/heated floors + intricate custom laser cut tile design in the shower. Working from home or have a passion for art? You are in luck! The very spacious bonus room w/sink is perfect for an art studio, homeschooling room, work from home office space, or 4th bedroom! Great storage space can be found in the basement including a rec room, pet washing station, large play area, cedar closet & bonus 2nd laundry space w/washer, dryer, & sink! Included is a stellar radiant floor heated 8 stall Morton barn that is host to six physical 12x12 box stalls with rubber mats, individual fans, and individual lighting. There's a wash stall with hot and cold running water, a tack room with saddle racks and bridle pegs with a colored wood-planked embossed aisle. Each stall is equipped with dutch doors for easy turnout to the all-weather paddock and grass pasture access. There's an arena and plenty of three board oak fenced pastures to fulfill multiple turnout needs. Forest preserve horse trail access adjacent. There is a huge garage for hay and vehicle storage. The owner says they had 800 bales plus vehicles stored! No expense has been spared for human or horse! It's a great life here!
Single Family, Ranch, Ranch, 1 Story
3 Full
4.98 Acres
Community Well
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