281 S Ridge Road, Lake Forest, IL

3 Beds
2 Baths
2,960 sqft
Active Under Contract


Recently renovated, large 3 bedroom, 2.1 bath brick ranch with 2,960 square feet above grade on a 2.71 acre wooded property. Living room with fireplace. Large family room with vaulted beamed ceiling, stone fireplace, and sliding glass doors leading onto a large wood deck with new decking. New white eat-in kitchen with updated cabinets, counters and stainless steal appliances. Hardwood floors throughout. Garaging for four cars, includes a 2-car attached garage, plus an additional 2-car detached garage with workshop area. Unfinished basement with high ceilings and two egress windows provides tons of storage or opportunity to create additional living space. Taxes reflect a fair market assessed value of $1,100,000 and should be reassessed based on the actual sale price after closing.

Facts and features

Type: Detached Single
Year Built: 1956
Parking: Garage - Attached
Lot: 2.71 Acres
Price/sqft: $236

Interior details

Bedrooms and bathrooms

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 2.5

Full bathrooms: 2

1/2 bathrooms: 1


Basement: Full

Other interior features

Total interior livable area: 2,960 sqft

Property details


Total spaces: 4

Parking features: Garage

Garage spaces: 4

Other parking information: Garage Door Opener(s)


Lot size: 2.71 Acres

Lot size dimensions: 160 X 704 X 173 X 780

Other property information

Tax ID: 16051040020000

Construction details

Type and style

Home type: Detached Single


Year built: 1956

Community and Neighborhood Details


Region: Lake Forest

Financial details

Other financial information

Annual tax amount: $20,584

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.