1071 Valley Road, Lake Forest, IL

4 Beds
2 Baths
3,006 sqft
Active Under Contract


Offering a lifestyle of warmth, comfort and a touch of elegance! Timeless brick two-story with new exterior in 2015: front porch, Hardie board siding, soffits, fascia and gutters with leaf guards. Versatile first floor offers the luxury of personal space for all with an expanded kitchen, office in a quiet location on the first floor, stools at the breakfast bar for homework help and a comfortable four-season room with a gas fireplace by Regency, many sought after features for today's NEW LIFESTYLE. Stone fireplace, bayed front window and custom built-ins complete the living room. Remodeled kitchen offers natural cherry cabinetry, high end stainless appliances, island and breakfast bar. Butler's pantry/laundry room off the kitchen has a sink, cabinetry, a large pantry closet and room for a 2nd refrigerator or freezer. Adjacent family room has a rich wood and beamed slightly sloped ceiling, Velux skylights and dining area. Need a 1st floor bedroom? The spacious office with built-in cabinetry can easily transform into comfortable sleeping quarters. The favorite room in the house, the four-season room, was remodeled to be enjoyed year-round with gas fireplace and all new windows. Hardwood floors, on 1st and 2nd floor. Four bedrooms, main bedroom with walk-in closet and remodeled full bath. Finished basement has space for games and TV entertainment, exercise equipment and second office area. Enjoy the beautiful perennial gardens from the TimberTech deck or patio with stone knee wall. The owners created a resort like environment with outdoor spa, stone cooking center and firepit! Mark Twain may have written a tale about the adventures on the stream running through Lake Forest behind Valley Road. The children have had many adventures enjoying this neighborhood feature. Additional improvements by the owners include replacing: all windows, front, sliding and garage doors. Roof; chimney tuckpointed. Base and crown moldings, new hardwood floors 1st floor. Elfa closet systems throughout. Security system. Fenced in yard, landscape lighting front and back; shed. Two newer furnaces, air conditioners and hot water tank. Schedule your tour today, you won't be disappointed.

Facts and features

Type: Single Family Home
Year Built: 1962
Parking: Garage - Attached
Lot: 0.47 Acres
Price/sqft: $279

Interior details

Bedrooms and bathrooms

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 2.5

Full bathrooms: 2

1/2 bathrooms: 1


Basement: Partial

Other interior features

Total interior livable area: 3,006 sqft

Property details


Total spaces: 2

Parking features: Garage

Garage spaces: 2

Other parking information: Garage Door Opener(s),Transmitter(s)


Lot size: 0.467 Acres

Lot size dimensions: 72X241X101X223

Other property information

Tax ID: 16091150060000

Construction details

Type and style

Home type: Single Family Home


Year built: 1962

Community and Neighborhood Details


Region: Lake Forest

Financial details

Other financial information

Annual tax amount: $11,073

Nearby schools in Lake Forest

Schools provided by the listing agent

  • Elementary: Cherokee Elementary School - District 67
  • Middle: Deer Path Middle School - District 67
  • High: Lake Forest High School - District 115

This data may not be complete. We recommend contacting the local school district to confirm school assignments for this home.