821 Waukegan Road, Lake Forest, IL

7 Beds
4 Baths
5,774 sqft


The space you craved !! Own your own little English manor home, Hickory Oaks, with lots of room to entertain family and friends, on a professionally landscaped lush, 1.5 acre of land with mature trees and ample room for a pool, RV storage or any other toys that need an electric 50 amp charger. This home is equipped for low overhead with low maintenance features - perfect for indoor and outdoor activities. Four levels of finished living space with hardwood throughout, 3 zones of heat and air, 4 wood burning fireplaces, two tank-less instant hot water heaters, gutter guards, no sump pumps to deal with - all Eco friendly features - a 15 zone sprinkler system to cover the whole garden and beautiful outdoor up-lighting to showcase this gorgeous property. Fabulous outdoor space with a spa tub and a roof top deck, patios and lots of lawn to play. Enjoy the exceptionally spacious primary suite with whirlpool tub and separate shower and a huge walk-in closet /dressing room. The majority of the spacious bedrooms have walk-in closets. The well equipped kitchen features a fireplace, separate breakfast room and an adjacent four season room. The living dining great room area, is a gracious flex space for big gatherings, in addition to the separate family room. You'll find the third level, is the ultimate playroom / studio / au pair suite, with a sitting area, a bedroom and a half bathroom. A finished walk out English basement offers a wet bar, wine room, huge recreation/exercise area, a half bathroom and a spacious workshop. A convenient first floor bedroom with full bathroom, can also serve as a second private study, or an in-law situation. The first floor library serves all the needs of the flex workers. A second office is available on the second floor. This home truly offers the space and privacy that the multi generational family needs in its daily activities. The expansive gardens offer an arbor with grape and trumpet vine, a vegetable garden, two sheds for the expert gardener and a fully fenced periphery, with a walking path and a gate access to the Castlegate neighborhood and direct access to downtown Lake Forest along the sidewalks. The home has two gates, as part of the circular driveway which is paved in exposed aggregate concrete. What a find!! A must see to appreciate the space and potential!

Facts and features

Type: Detached Single
Year Built: 1999
Parking: Garage - Attached
Lot: 1.55 Acres
Price/sqft: $208

Interior details

Bedrooms and bathrooms

Bedrooms: 7

Bathrooms: 5.5

Full bathrooms: 4

1/2 bathrooms: 3


Basement: Full,Walkout

Other interior features

Total interior livable area: 5,774 sqft

Property details


Total spaces: 2

Parking features: Garage

Garage spaces: 2

Other parking information: Garage Door Opener(s),Transmitter(s),7 Foot or more high garage door,Multiple Garages


Lot size: 1.55 Acres

Lot size dimensions: 149.9X409.3X151X427.1

Other property information

Tax ID: 12304000090000

Construction details

Type and style

Home type: Detached Single


Year built: 1999

Community and Neighborhood Details


Region: Lake Forest

Financial details

Other financial information

Annual tax amount: $18,285

Nearby schools in Lake Forest

Schools provided by the listing agent

  • Elementary: Everett 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.