850 Riverwoods RoadLake Forest, IL 60045
One of the finest country estates, "Shagbark" is sequestered at the end of a private lane amidst 11+ acres with woodlands and verdant lawns. At the heart of this estate is the 2-story 5 bedroom, 5 full, 2 half bath Georgian home with French Ecole influences. Designed by Walter Frazier in 1938, this splendid estate has lovely grounds, featuring an English-style serpentine walled garden, several limestone garden rooms, paths, organic vegetable and cutting gardens. Classically-scaled and proportioned, the 17-room manor embodies timeless elegance with architectural appointments of hardwood floors, lofty ceilings include a quatrefoil dining room ceiling, superb moldings, wainscoting, 9 fireplaces, tall windows that fill the home with natural light, framing vistas of yard, in-ground pool/spa and greenhouse. Renovated with meticulous attention to detail. Newer 'lodge' entertaining area with party kitchen. Newer kitchen, breakfast and keeping rooms.
Riverwoods Rd (S of Route 60, N of Everett), W on Shagbark (private lane). Stay left then curve rt.
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Lake Forest Real Estate
Lake Forest is located in Illinois.
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045 has a population of 19,408.
The median household income in Lake Forest, Illinois 60045 is
The median household income for the surrounding county is $77,873
compared to the national median of $53,482.
The median age of people living in Lake Forest 60045 is