Address
549 King Muir Road Lake Forest, IL
Price
$ 1,295,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11058502
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodEverett
  • Zip60045
  • StyleCottage
  • Year Built1903
  • Taxes$ 14126
  • Price$ 1,295,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2901
  • Lot Size1.6 Acres
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Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) - 103 - IL
Property Description

From the moment you pass through the white picket gate at the entrance you'll be overwhelmed by the breathtaking beauty of this very special offering. The original "Gardener's Cottage" of Westmoreland Farms is set on 1.6 acres of magnificently groomed gardens with original but refurbished barn and charming guest house. The "cottage" is truly a "House Beautiful" and has been updated to meet today's standards. Gourmet kitchen with sunny bay eating area, white cabinetry, quartz counters and ss Viking appliances. The primary suite is comprised of an office/sitting area, dressing room with 2 walk-in closets and built-in dressers, luxury bath and large bedroom with fireplace. Living room with fireplace & recessed bookcases, banquet sized dining room with 2 bays, sunny family room with fireplace, 2 addition bedrooms and 1st floor laundry complete this picture. The guest house has living room, kitchen, dining room, bedroom and bath. The 2 story barn can accommodate 4-6 cars and has large storage area. The gardens include a gazebo, French iron fountain, brick walkways, and patios. This is a one of a kind, once in a lifetime property.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Everett Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
4/19/2021 Listed $1,599,000
6/14/2021 20% - $1,295,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N Yes
Appliances Double Oven, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Cooktop, Range Hood
Architectural Style Cottage
Association Fee Includes None
Basement Partial
City Lake Forest
Community Features Curbs, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air, Space Pac
County Lake
Days on Market 66
Directions Deerpath Rd east of Waukegan to King Muir Rd north to 549...house is on the left of the barn.
Elementary School Everett Elementary School
Elementary School District 67
Exterior Features Patio
Facing Direction East
Garage Spaces 4
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air, Steam
High School Lake Forest High School
High School District 115
Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Laundry, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Some Carpeting
MLS Area Lake Forest
Middle/Junior High School Deer Path Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 67
New Construction No
Other Structures Barn(s), Gazebo, Guest House, Pergola
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name King Muir
Tax Annual Amount 14126.16
Tax Year 2019
Total Rooms 8
Township Shields
Virtual Tour https://tours.vht.com/API/T434156842/nobranding
Year Built 1903

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Bathrooom Whirlpool, Separate Shower, Double Sink
Bedrooms Possible 3
Fireplace Features Wood Burning
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Living Area 2901
Livingareasource Assessor
Room Type Loft, Gallery
Street Suffix Road
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Aluminum Siding, Vinyl Siding, Brick
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
Lot Dimensions 162X142X12X24X221X380
Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, Irregular Lot, Landscaped, Mature Trees
Lot Size Acres 1.6
Other Equipment TV-Cable, Security System, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 17X11 Second Carpet
Bedroom 3 19X11 Second Carpet
Dining Room 20X15 Main Hardwood
Family Room 20X18 Main Hardwood
Gallery 19X4 Main Hardwood
Kitchen 18X13 Main Terracotta Eating Area-Table Space
Laundry 7X5 Main Terracotta
Living Room 21X15 Main Hardwood
Loft 13X11 Second Carpet
Master Bedroom 19X15 Second Carpet

Amenities

  • 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

Price
AVG $1.88M
$1.3M
Taxes
AVG $24,447
$14,126
Visits
AVG 173
251
Year Built
AVG 1970
1903