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Virtual Tour
700 Arbor Drive - This magnificent estate designed by David Adler, is set on five acres along Lake Michigan. Offering over 400' of lakefront, this home was originally built for Lester and Leola Armour in 1931 as their country estate. Known for his grace and refinement, Adler's classical design has been beautifully maintained and updated for today's buyer. Exquisite mouldings, floor to ceiling windows, 19 fireplaces, warm wood paneling and a fabulous gourmet kitchen open to the family room are a few of the rarely seen details. Sweeping large open rooms can be found on all four floors, including the third floor with exercise room and basement with bar. Unbelievable views are evident from almost every room and the attached studio with kitchen, family room and two bedrooms can be adapted to suit your needs. The backyard, with brick patios, fire pit and breathtaking views of the property and lakefront, offers the utmost in privacy.

Listing information

  • MLS® ID: 10085907
  • Beds: 7
  • Total Rooms: 16
  • Parking Type Description: Attached 6 cars
  • Total Square Footage: 29,745 ($235.17 per sq. foot)
  • Estimated Annual Taxes: $159,432
  • Middle School: Lake Bluff Middle School
  • Style: 3-Story
  • Baths: 14 (Full: 8 3/4: 0 1/2: 6 Other: 0)
  • Stories: 0
  • New Construction: No
  • Lot Area: 5.00 Acres
  • County: Lake
  • Elementary School: Lake Bluff Elementary School
  • Year Built: 1931
  • Status: Active
  • Fireplaces: 9
  • Foreclosure: No
  • Lot Size: 220X283X406X483X89X171
  • High School: Lake Forest High School

Features

Additional Rooms 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, Breakfast Room, Den, Gallery, Library, Sitting Room, Sun/Florida Room, Theatre Room
Age 81-90 Years
Air Conditioning Central Air, Partial
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, High End Refrigerator, Microwave, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Refrigerator-Bar, Washer, Wine Cooler/Refrigerator
Area Lake Bluff
Area Amenities Curbs/Gutters, Gated Entry, Pond/Lake, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Attic Finished
Basement Partial
Basement Bathrooms (Y/N) Yes
Basement Description Partially Finished
Bath Amenities Bidet, Double Sink, Full Body Spray Shower, Separate Shower, Whirlpool
Built Before 1978 (Y/N) Yes
Dining Room Separate
Disability Access and/or Equipped No
Driveway Asphalt, Brick, Circular
Electricity 400 Amp Service or Greater
Exterior Building Type Brick
Exterior Property Features Balcony, Patio
Fireplace Details Gas Logs, Gas Starter, Wood Burning
Fireplace Location Basement, Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Garage Details Garage Door Opener(s)
Garage On-Site Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
General Information Commuter Train, School Bus Service
Heat/Fuel Forced Air, Gas, Hot Water/Steam, Radiant, Radiators
Interior Property Features 2nd Floor Laundry, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Solar Tubes/Light Tubes
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Breakfast Bar, Eating Area-Table Space, Island, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Walk-in
Lot Description Beach, Cul-de-sac, Lake Front
Lot Size 5.0-5.99 Acres
Master Association Fee No
Master Bedroom Bath Full
Other Bedrooms (Below Grade) - 0, Special Service Area - N, Tax Year - 2016, Total Full/Half Baths - 8.6, Township - Shields
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Recent Rehab (Y/N) No
Roof Type Slate, Tar and Gravel
Sewer Septic-Private
Special Assessments N
Type Detached 3 Stories
Virtual Tour None
Water Well-Private
Waterfront (Y/N) Yes

Rooms

5th Bdrm 2nd Level 16X20
6th Bdrm 3rd Level 15X17
7th Bdrm 3rd Level 14X17
Bedroom 2 2nd Level 18X22
Bedroom 3 2nd Level 15X21
Bedroom 4 2nd Level 16X21
Breakfast Rm Main Level 16X21
Den Main Level 18X21
Dining Room Main Level 21X32
Family Room Main Level 14X24
Gallery Main Level 14X53
Kitchen Main Level 21X24
Laundry Room 2nd Level 9X17
Library Main Level 21X22
Living Room Main Level 21X36
Master Bedroom 2nd Level 27X34
Sitting 2nd Level 11X21
Sunroom Main Level 21X32
Theater Rm 2nd Level 22X28
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