Address
700 Crab Tree Farm Lane, Lake Bluff, IL
Price
$ 22,900,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#11835400
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Bluff
  • AreaLake Bluff
  • Zip60044
  • Style
  • Year Built1994
  • Taxes$ 130001
  • Price$ 22,900,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage9990
  • Lot Size31.85 Acres
Data Source:
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)
Property Description

This lakeshore legacy property is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to establish your multi-generational family compound in the idyllic town of Lake Bluff, Illinois. This 30-acre property with its polo fields and equestrian stables with 13 stalls rivaling Wellington, and 700 feet of private Lake Michigan beach access for boating, is reserved for the discerning buyer who wants the best of both worlds: a luxurious country estate and the convenience of access to metropolitan living. Just 35 miles north of Chicago's 22 Michelin Star restaurants, world-class museums including art by Suerat, O'Keeffe and Van Gogh, and the largest heliport in North America, Lakeshore Legacy boasts of the seclusion and security of a private oasis. The sprawling estate has the ambiance of Europe with a tree-lined gravel drive, in-ground pool, tennis court, and nearby access to the prestigious Shore Acres Country Club. The marquee home features a stunningly renovated primary suite and handcrafted millwork making this six bedroom, six full and two half bath home the perfect retreat to enjoy unobstructed Lake Michigan sunrises. Both formal and informal gardens accentuate the beauty of the land. Impressive architectural details abound including a captivating two-story entryway with iron railings, custom chef's kitchen with commercial grade appliances and sunny eat-in area, all in a meticulously maintained one-owner home that strikes the perfect balance between opulence and comfort. Establish your lakeshore legacy: World class and a world away. *PLEASE DO NOT ENTER CRAB TREE FARM LANE WITHOUT PERMISSION, AS IT IS PRIVATE PROPERTY.*

Elementary School Middle School High School
Lake Bluff Elementary School Lake Bluff Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
7/18/2023 Listed $22,900,000

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N Yes
Appliances Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Cooktop, Range Hood
Assoc Fee Paid Per Not Applicable
Association Fee Includes None
City Lake Bluff
Community Features Water Rights
Cooling Central Air
County Lake
Days on Market 6
Directions Sheridan Rd to Crab Tree Farm
Elementary School Lake Bluff Elementary School
Elementary School District 65
Garage Spaces 4
Heating Natural Gas, Forced Air
High School Lake Forest High School
High School District 115
Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, First Floor Full Bath
MLS Area Lake Bluff
Middle/Junior High School Lake Bluff Middle School
Middle/Junior School District 65
New Construction No
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Other
Sewer Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Crab Tree Farm
Tax Annual Amount 130001.6
Tax Year 2022
Total Rooms 16
Township Shields
Virtual Tour https://tour.vht.com/433774808/IDX
Waterfront Y/N Yes
Year Built 1994

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Basement Full
Bathrooom Double Sink, Soaking Tub
Bedrooms Possible 6
Below Grade Finished Area 1540
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Gas Starter
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 2
Livingareasource Assessor
Room Type Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Breakfast Room, Office, Recreation Room, Game Room, Sitting Room, Exercise Room
Street Suffix Lane
Total Baths 8
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 5

Exterior Features

Living Area 9990
Exterior Limestone
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 645 X 1200 X 690 X 1787 X 41 X 1044
Lot Size Acres 31.85
Water Source Lake Michigan

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 60044

Price
AVG $2.82M
$22.9M
Taxes
AVG $27,390
$130,001
Visits
AVG 462
1474
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1972
1994
Walkscore
AVG 28
8
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data