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255 E Foster Pl
Lake Forest, Illinois, United States

Description

This spectacular estate was designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw for Louis F Swift. The Prince of Wales, King Edward VII, stayed here during his visit in 1924. The intricately-detailed plaster ceilings in the solarium, entresol, living room and dining room are something to behold. The formal rooms open to an expansive bluestone terrace with formal gardens that surround a stunning fountain. The 3.5-acre estate includes 2 PIN numbers, 1 of which is 1.8 acres of vacant buildable land with utilities and can be sold separately in future. 6 large bedroom suites, new master bath, handsome library, butler's pantry, kitchen, and breakfast area open to large family room, 2 wet bars, high ceilings, fabulous moldings, hardwood and stone floors, a 3-car garage, and more! Enjoy entertaining in this amazing home with breathtaking, secluded grounds with lush gardens, manicured hedges, a sprawling lawn, and stone terraces. Near Lake Forest Country Day School, downtown Lake Forest, Onwentsia Club and more.

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Lake Forest

Lake Forest
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices KoenigRubloff Realty Group
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Main: +1 847 234 2500
Fax: +1 847 234 7700

Ann Lyon

Brokers
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices KoenigRubloff Realty Group
Click To Show Phone
Main: +1 8478289991
Mobile: +1 8479098085
Fax: +1 8479098085

Ann Lyon

Ann Lyon
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices KoenigRubloff Realty Group
Click To Show Phone
Main: +1 8478289991

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