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PK Johnson

899 Cherokee Road

$867,000 899 Cherokee Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045
Ideally located within the Whispering Oaks neighborhood and close to Cherokee School, this brick ranch has it ALL! New professionally designed front landscaping and courtyard welcome you to this updated home. Custom details are evident throughout with arched doorways and tray ceilings. Comfortable floor plan offers 4 bedrooms, 4.1 bathrooms, 2 wood burning fireplaces, a handsome kitchen with eat-in, Marvin windows and an incredible sun filled lower level that was just recently completed with NEW EVERYTHING: Custom millwork including bookshelf and moldings, white kitchenette with large quartz countertop and antique mirrored backsplash, surround sound, LED lighting with dimmers, office with custom built-in cabinetry/desk, playroom, full bathroom, 2nd laundry, the list goes on. Entertain on the back paver patio and half acre lot with lush perennials that was cleared of buckthorn to create green space to run and play. A true treasure that checks off all the boxes in today's marketplace!
  • Sold
  • 4
  • 5
  • 1960
    Year Built
  • 2,405 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 2,405 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 0.519 Acres
  • MLS® ID: 11084215
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Architecture Styles: Ranch
  • Elementary School:Cherokee Elementary School
  • Middle School: Deer Path Middle School
  • High School: Lake Forest High School
  • School District: 67


  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Total Bathrooms: 5
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Laundry Room: Gas Dryer Hookup, Multiple Locations, Sink
  • Fireplace: Wood Burning, Attached Fireplace Doors/Screen
  • Appliances: Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven
  • Other Interior Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Separate Dining Room

Exterior & Building

  • Garage Space: 2
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan, Public
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Lot Features: Fenced Yard, Landscaped, Mature Trees
  • Heat Type: Natural Gas, Forced Air
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air
  • Sewer: Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
  • Substructure: Concrete Perimeter
  • HOA Amenities: Park, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
  • Other Exterior Features: Patio


  • Sales Price: $867,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $10,806/yr

899 Cherokee Road

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