612 Spruce Avenue Lake Forest, IL
$ 1,099,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11131285
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodDowntown
  • Zip60045
  • StyleContemporary
  • Year Built1929
  • Taxes$ 20848
  • Price$ 1,099,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4761
  • Lot Size0.9879 Acres
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

Light and bright mid-century modern style home in east Lake Forest just a few blocks to Lake Michigan and famed Lake Forest beach. Situated on almost an acre at the end of a private lane, this home offers peace & quiet, privacy and abundant beauty. Walk to Sheridan elementary & Lake Forest High School, this home is convenient for everyday living. There is 4761 square feet of living with generous flowing rooms with vaulted high ceilings and big windows. The white kitchen opens to the large eating area with family room beyond. A First floor office/study is invaluable for work or school. The stunning staircase with two story windows lets the sunshine pour in. Upstairs there are 5 bedrooms and 3 newly remodeled bathrooms. Bonus space above the garage has potential for office/ playroom/retreat or storage! There is so much to love about this one of a kind builder's own home! Enjoy living the lifestyle of very east Lake Forest! Lots of recent improvements!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheridan Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
6/22/2021 Listed $1,099,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop
Architectural Style Contemporary
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Partial
City Lake Forest
Community Features Street Paved
Contingency House to Sell (24 Hr Kick-out)
Cooling Central Air
County Lake
Days on Market 193
Directions Sheridan Rd N of Deerpath to Spruce East to 612
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School Sheridan Elementary School
Elementary School District 67
Exterior Features Deck, Storms/Screens
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
High School Lake Forest High School
High School District 115
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors
MLS Area Lake Forest
Middle/Junior High School Deer Path Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 67
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Residential
Property Type Detached Single
Roof Asphalt, Shake
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Spruce
Tax Annual Amount 20848.7
Tax Year 2019
Total Rooms 12
Township Shields
Year Built 1929

Interior Features

Basement Cellar
Bedrooms Possible 5
Fireplace Features Double Sided
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Laundry Features Gas Dryer Hookup
Living Area 4761
Livingareasource Assessor
Room Type Bedroom 5, Eating Area, Sitting Room, Foyer, Gallery, Other Room, Heated Sun Room
Street Suffix Avenue
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Exterior Brick, Cedar
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 200 X 110 X 183 X 123 X 151
Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, Fenced Yard, Mature Trees
Lot Size Acres 0.9879
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 60045

AVG $1.86M
AVG $24,997
AVG 183
Year Built
AVG 1973

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