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10 Lakefront Homes on the North Shore

Location, location, location. These lakefront homes have it — and then some.

Chicago’s north shore is the place to find some of the city’s most desirable suburbs, like Winnetka, Glencoe, Highland Park and Lake Forest. Given its proximity to the lake, these north side communities have beautiful (and often pricey) homes nestled along Lake Michigan. We’ve rounded up 10 of the best lakefront homes currently for sale, according to our team at Preview Chicago.

 

Top 10 Lakefront Homes on Chicago’s North Shore:

 

70 Harbor St. (Glencoe)

CONTACT: Susan J. Maman (@properties)

LIST PRICE: $5,990,000

 

12 Cliff Rd (Highland Park) 

CONTACT: Beth Wexler (@properties)

LIST PRICE: $4,600,000

 

1215 Whitebridge Hill Rd (Winnetka)

CONTACT: Chaz Walters (Hot Property)

LIST PRICE: $9,750,000

 

67 Laurel Ave (Highland Park)

CONTACT: Michael Lafido (Conlon)

LIST PRICE: $5,772,000

 

735 Sheridan Rd (Winnetka)

CONTACT: Jena Radnay (@properties)

LIST PRICE: $12,900,000

 

480 Oak St (Winnetka)

CONTACT: Scott Newman (Newman Realty)

LIST PRICE: $6,250,000

 

2445 Woodbridge Ln (Highland Park)

CONTACT: Sally Mabadi (Berkshire Hathaway)

LIST PRICE: $6,999,000

 

1421 Lake Rd (Lake Forest) 

CONTACT: Mona Hellinga (Berkshire Hathaway)

LIST PRICE: $5,495,000

 

999 Sheridan Rd (Highland Park) 

CONTACT: Geri Emalfarb (@properties)

LIST PRICE: $3,450,000

 

1419 Waverly Rd (Highland Park)

CONTACT: Merle Styer (Coldwell Banker)

LIST PRICE: $3,000,000

 

Which lakefront home is your favorite?

 

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Kitchens, Luxury

7 Luxury Kitchens in Lakeview – for Sale Now

Let’s take a look at luxury kitchens in Lakeview. Whether you prefer traditional or modern, all-white or varying hues in the kitchen, there’s a style to suit your style in the Chicago real estate market. We’ve rounded up 7 of our favorite luxury kitchens — all currently for sale in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood.

 

1514 W. Henderson Street

Located along Southport Corridor in Lakeview, this six bedroom home is filled with sophisticated finishes throughout, including extensive millwork and built-ins. Inside you’ll find a spacious professional-grade chef’s kitchen, complete with a custom paneled Sub Zero fridge, Wolf stove, oversized island, butler’s pantry and separate breakfast area.

(For more information, contact Carrie McCormick at 312-961-4612)

$1,995,000 — 6 Bedrooms / 4.2 Bathrooms

 

1436 W. Melrose Street

This new construction residence offers expansive living space across four levels. On the main level, a front living room and dining area flow into a gourmet kitchen with contemporary finishes, including white quartz countertops, a grey glass subway tile backsplash, plus Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances.

(For more information, contact Barnett Homes at 312-956-8888)

$2,075,000 — 6 Bedrooms / 5.2 Bathrooms

 

1508 W. Byron Street

Step inside this stately brick home to enjoy a stunning white kitchen, complete with custom cabinetry and attractive stone accents. The eat-in chef’s kitchen offers luxury appliances, an oversized island with breakfast bar, plus a butler’s pantry.

(For more information, contact Chris Fixler at 847-340-4943)

$2,395,000 — 6 Bedrooms / 5.2 Bathrooms

 

1419 W. Oakdale Avenue

This Lakeview home offers a nice alternative to white kitchens we’re seeing often these days. Outfitted with custom grey cabinetry, the kitchen has sleek quartz countertops and minimalist light fixtures. Additional features include a Subzero double fridge, Wolf range/double oven, wine fridge, gourmet coffee maker and a butler’s pantry.

(For more information, contact Melanie Giglio-Vakos at 312-953-4998)

$1,899,000 — 6 Bedroom / 4.1 Bathroom

 

1122 W. Wolfram Street

If modern style is your liking, check out this kitchen. Built by leading Chicago developer, MK Construction & Builders, this new construction home provides a sophisticated kitchen with full overlay cabinetry, professional Jenn-Air appliances, a paneled dishwasher and fridge, plus a 45 bottle wine cellar.

(For more information, contact Jason O’Beirne at 773-368-3421)

$1,899,900 — 5 Bedroom / 3.1 Bathrooms

 

2748 N. Lakewood Avenue #2

This Lakeview property offers an escape from city hustle and bustle, tucked away in a private, gated courtyard on Lakewood. The 5 bedroom residence has generous living space and custom-quality finishes, like this sleek and  sophisticated kitchen with a waterfall counter island and mixed white & espresso cabinetry.

(For more information, contact Cadey O’Leary at 773-710-4202)

$1,435,000 — 5 Bedroom / 4.1 Bathroom

 

1537 W. Nelson Street

Located in the Burley School District, this new construction Lakeview home has a professional grade kitchen that’s an entertainer’s dream, with ample space for cooking and serving guests. The kitchen has Sub Zero and Wolf appliances, a butler’s pantry, plenty of storage, plus a conjoined family room area for easy and open entertaining.

(For more information, contact Mario Greco at 773-687-4696)

$1,675,000 — 6 Bedrooms / 4.1 Bathrooms

 

Which one of these Lakeview kitchens is your favorite?

 

 

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Bathrooms, Design

Lincoln Park Home has 4 Ultra-Cool Bathrooms

This Lincoln Park home has serious style. Located on Seminary Avenue, the 6-bedroom single family home is currently on the market — and beautifully appointed in tasteful and top-of-the-line finishes. Every room is eye catching, but we at Preview Chicago can’t help but notice: the bathrooms. Each of the four (and a half) bathrooms has a unique, chic design. Take a look for yourself…

The master bathroom features an oversized steam shower with dual rainfall showerheads — plus a freestanding Victoria + Albert tub enclosed within the shower. Pretty cool, right? The remaining bathrooms are noteworthy, too, incorporating marble detailing, intricate tile, industrial fixtures, and designer wallpaper.

Check out the chic bathrooms at 2245 N. Seminary Avenue:

 

marble white kitchen design

2245 N. Seminary Avenue

For more information on 2245 N. Seminary Avenue, contact Emily Sachs Wong (312-286-0800)

LIST PRICE: $2,795,000 (6 Bedrooms / 4.5 Baths)

 

 

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