This East Lake Forest gem, set on 1.35 acres one block from Lake Michigan, has been thoughtfully updated and renovated for today's living. Winner of the 1995 Historic Preservation Award, this home offers 10'+ ceilings, original moldings and fabulous architecture. The grand foyer w/fireplace opens to the beautiful living rm and walnut-paneled dining rm which are great for entertaining, and the library has access to the covered terrace. The gourmet Christopher Peacock kitchen, butler's pantry and adjacent family rm w/office, mudrm and screened porch, are central to the home. The luxurious master suite includes his and hers closets, fireplace and fabulous views of the backyard. Four add'l bedrooms w/updated baths, loft and sitting rm complete the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor features an in-law/nanny suite, rec rm with exercise and game rm, and 2 add'l bedrms and baths. The basement offers billiard room, playrm, wine cellar and storage. Brand new 3 car garage. Incredibly priced at $217/sq ft.