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275 Sussex Lane, Lake Forest, Il 60045 (map)

$5,900,000 ($ 568/SQ FT) $ 31,871/month (view my payment)

8 Bedrooms 648 Days on the Market
8 Full, 3 Half Bathrooms Detached Single, 3 Stories
10,396 Appx. Sq Ft Age: 100+ Years
"Innisfail" a classic French Country Estate designed by famous Architect David Adler and his associate Henry Dangler is being offered to the most sophisticated buyers. This truly elegant stone and stucco residence sits upon 2.048 acres. The exterior features a swimming pool with spa, tennis courts and formal gardens. Iron gates flanked by large stucco monuments welcome you as you enter the French grandeur of this estate. The front of this home is accented by garden statuary and the front door has sphinx statues resting regally by the entrance. Stone garlands are draped below the window ledges and Parisian lamp posts romantically illuminate this special property. Mr. Adler was very conscious of symmetry during his design of the exquisite estate. This elegant home is a significant example of the enduring quality of David Adler's work. The home features grandly sized formal rooms, the stunning finishes reinforce the elegance of this home. Maintained and updated throughout the years including a new $690,000 slate roof with copper gutters, five new Air conditioning units and a commercial grade heating system, all bathrooms have been renovated with the highest quality design and materials ie. Sherle Wagner 24kt Gold fixtures, the kitchen boasts a Gaggenau six burner gas cooktop and hood and Subzero refrigerator and freezer. A simply magnificent home for entertainment, featuring grand rooms with sparkling crystal chandeliers, gilt moldings, exquisite faux painting, 11ft ceilings, four fireplaces, wood, marble and black terrazzo flooring. French doors throughout the first floor open onto the lovely terraces and breathtaking grounds. Typical of Adler's homes, there is a first floor lady's powder room and sitting room. The gentleman's restroom features fabric walls and is situated off the inviting cherry library complete with floor to ceiling bookcases. The second-floor features eight gorgeous bedrooms and seven baths. The master suite enjoys a delightful dressing room, with a beautifully painted barrel ceiling and lovely mirrored dressing room. The "his and hers" baths both feature murals which echo the formal gardens. All bedrooms have private bathrooms and walk-in closets. The third floor is filled with possibilities. Presently the third floor offers a sauna, large granite topped bar with wine cooler, dishwasher and icemaker, a spacious full bath and a recreation space including a stage with dramatic lighting. The home offers a housekeeping wing with bedrooms full bath and laundry room. This significantly historical estate brings the elegance of years gone by to life for the lucky new Homeowner!!
Schools for 275 Sussex Lane, Lake Forest
Elementary: (District 67)
everett elementary school
Junior High: (District 67)
everett elementary school
High School: (District 115)
lake forest high school
Rooms for 275 Sussex Lane, Lake Forest ( 15 - Total Rooms)
Room Size Level Flooring
Kitchen : 17X16 Main Hardwood
Living Room : 41X21 Main Hardwood
Dining Room : 21X18 Main Hardwood
Family Room : 28X17 Main Carpet
Laundry Room : N/A
Other Rooms : Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Bedroom 7, Bedroom 8, Study, Play Room, Sitting Room
Room Size Level Flooring
Master Bedroom : 29X19 Second Hardwood
2nd Bedroom : 17X16 Second Hardwood
3rd Bedroom : 17X13 Second Hardwood
4th Bedroom : 16X15 Second Hardwood
General Information for 275 Sussex Lane, Lake Forest
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Status: Expired
Price: $ 5,900,000
Price Per Sq Ft: $ 568
8 Above Grade + 0 Below Grade
Bathrooms: 8 Full, 3 Half
Appx. Sq Ft: 10,396 (Source: Assessor)
Appx. Year Built: 1914
Age: 100+ Years
Recent Rehab: No
Type: Detached Single, 3 Stories
# of Stories:
Unit Floor Level:
Additional Sales Information:
Waterfront: No
New Construction: No
New Construction Options:
Walkout, Finished
Basement Bathroom: Yes
0 Fireplace(s), ,
Security System, Intercom, Co Detectors, Sprinkler-lawn
Interior Property Features
Dining Room:
Master Bedroom Bathroom: Full
Bath Amenities: Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Steam Shower, Bidet, European Shower, Soaking Tub
Other Features:
Other Information: School Bus Service
Disability Access: No
Disability Features:
Green Energey Efficient:
Garage / Parking
Parking: Garage, 3 Spaces
Garage: 3 Spaces
Type: Attached
Details: Garage Door Opener(s),Transmitter(s)
Included with Price: Owned
Garage On-Site: Yes
Exterior Parking: Spaces
Included with Price:
Parking On-Site:
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Lake Michigan
Air Conditioning: Space Pac,Zoned
Heating: Natural Gas, Electric, Steam
Exterior Features
Patio, Brick Paver Patio, In Ground Pool, Outdoor Gri
Acreage: 2.05
Lot Size: 2.0-2.99 Acres
Lot Dimentions: 231 X 140 X 223 X 181 X310 X 189
Lot Description: Cul-de-sac
Exterior: Stucco, Stone
Style: French Provincial
Area Amenities:
Home Owners Association
Assessment/Assn Dues: $ , Not Applicable
Includes: None
Master Association:
Special Assessments: No
Taxes: $ 43,729 ( 2020)
Tax Exemptions: Homeowner
PIN: 12314030210000
Special Service Area: No,
Corporate Limits: Lake Forest
Township: Shields
County: Lake
Zip Code: 60045
MLS #: 11451601
Days on the Market: 648
Total: 645
List Date: 07/15/2022
Last MLS Update: 07/17/2023-12:05 am
Last Update:
07/19/2023 - 12:02 am
Deerpath East of Waukegan Road, South on Sussex
Listing Courtesy of: Coldwell Banker Realty
275 Sussex Lane, Lake Forest - Property History
Date Description Price Change $/sqft Source
Apr 09, 2024 Cancelled $ 5,900,000 - $536 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Apr 06, 2024 Temporarily No Showings $ 5,900,000 - $536 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Sep 12, 2023 New Listing $ 5,900,000 - $536 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Jul 17, 2023 Expired $ 5,900,000 - $568 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Jul 15, 2022 New Listing $ 5,900,000 - $568 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Dec 11, 2021 Cancelled $ 4,900,000 - $445 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Sep 12, 2021 Cancelled $ 4,900,000 - $445 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Sep 12, 2021 New Listing $ 4,900,000 - $445 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Jun 14, 2021 New Listing $ 4,900,000 - $445 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Dec 02, 2020 Expired $ 5,900,000 - $536 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Sep 05, 2020 Re-activated $ 5,900,000 - $536 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Apr 10, 2020 New Listing $ 5,900,000 - $536 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Nov 15, 2018 Expired $ 7,900,000 - $572 / SQ FT MRED LLC
May 15, 2018 New Listing $ 7,900,000 - $572 / SQ FT MRED LLC
May 01, 2018 Expired $ 7,900,000 - $572 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Aug 28, 2017 New Listing $ 7,900,000 - $572 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Jan 31, 2017 Cancelled $ 4,900,000 - $472 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Aug 18, 2016 New Listing $ 4,900,000 - $472 / SQ FT MRED LLC
May 17, 2016 Cancelled $ 7,000,000 - $674 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Dec 03, 2015 Cancelled $ 11,000,000 - $1,059 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Dec 03, 2015 New Listing $ 7,000,000 - $674 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Sep 23, 2015 New Listing $ 11,000,000 - $1,059 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Feb 02, 2015 Cancelled $ 11,000,000 - $1,000 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Nov 16, 2014 Price Change $ 11,000,000 19.09% $1,000 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Aug 07, 2014 New Listing $ 8,900,000 - $809 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Jan 01, 2014 Expired $ 5,690,000 - $548 / SQ FT MRED LLC
Nov 01, 2013 New Listing $ 5,690,000 - $548 / SQ FT MRED LLC
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