300 Scott Street Lake Forest, IL
$ 849,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10570477
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyLAKE
  • CityLake Forest
  • AreaLake Forest
  • NeighborhoodSkokie Junction
  • Zip60045
  • StyleCape Cod
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes15785
  • Price$ 849,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2593
  • Lot Size0.63 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
Property Description

Investment Potential! There is a tenant in place through April, 2021. Astounding double wide, over-sized lot with a fully fenced backyard that is 333' deep; an absolute dog and gardener's heaven, and perfect for social distancing outdoors during the pandemic. Zoned multi-family, this charming Cape Cod, which was fully gut-rehabbed to include roof, windows, floors, doors, bathrooms, kitchen, mechanicals, plus an addition that includes an attached 2nd floor apartment with a separate entrance, that can be rented out separately for income, or used for the perfect work-from-home office, college student, live-in help, in-law or hobby studio. Location is close to the train station, town, the high school, beach, bike trail and Winter Club! Rent income is currently $5450 per month for the house and apartment. The apartment, alone, was previously rented for $1800 per month. Any buyer for this home should review the Matterport virtual tour and floor plans prior to scheduling. NOTE: Matterport is missing the 3rd bedroom behind the garage, but this can be viewed on the floor plan and in the listing photos. Buyer must be willing to close and take over the lease, provide pre-qualification letter, sign a Covid-19 disclosure PRIOR TO ENTERING. Showings are restricted to Wednesdays between 2-4, and Sundays 1-3, with a full 48 hours notice to schedule. Masks and gloves are required to be worn during showings.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Sheridan Elementary School Deer Path Middle School Lake Forest High School
Price History
10/3/2020 Listed $849,000

General Features

Appliances Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator, Built-In Oven, Range Hood
Architectural Style Cape Cod
Community Features Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Contingency Financing
Elementary School Sheridan Elementary School
Exterior Features Deck, Patio, Porch
HOA Fee Frequency Not Applicable
Heating Natural Gas, Electric
High School Lake Forest High School
Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, 1st Floor Bedroom, In-Law Arrangement, 1st Floor Laundry, 2nd Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath
Junior High Deer Path Middle School
New Construction No
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Shake
Sewer Public Sewer, Sewer-Storm
Standard Status Active Under Contract

Interior Features

Basement Unfinished
Basement Partial
Bathrooom Separate Shower, Double Sink, Soaking Tub
Bedroomspossible 4
Full Baths 4
Kitchen Island, Updated Kitchen
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Frame, Other
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 332X82X333X83
Lot Features Fenced Yard, Landscaped
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
2nd Kitchen 8X13 2nd Level Hardwood
Dining Room 11X13 Main Level Hardwood
Family Room 16X17 Main Level Hardwood
Living Room Not Applicable
Master Bedroom 18X20 Main Level Hardwood
Sitting 9X13 2nd Level Hardwood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60045

AVG $910K
AVG $14,253
AVG 76
Year Built
AVG 1974
AVG 21
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