1280 N Forrest Drive, Germantown Hills, IL
$ 1,050,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PA1245274
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyWOODFORD
  • CityGermantown Hills
  • AreaPAAR Area
  • NeighborhoodLand
  • Zip61548
  • StyleOne and Half Story
  • Year Built2000
  • Taxes$ 19262
  • Price$ 1,050,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage7101
  • Lot Size6.97 Acres
Data Source:
Regional MLS Alliance
Property Description

Just "Refinished" new asphalt Drive!! "Hearthside" with acreage, privacy, and numerous recreation options on sought-after White Oak Lake. Entertain on the main level with multiple inviting gathering areas with two wood-burning fireplaces, a large dining room, custom window treatments, and hardwired sound system. Produce from the organic garden comes to life in the inspiring showcase kitchen featuring dual ovens, dual sinks, an induction cooktop, ambient LED lighting, a large pantry, and a charming nook perfect for displaying canned goods and bar staples. The lavish primary suite has vaulted ceilings, private balcony, spa-grade ensuite bathroom with steam shower, and boutique-style dressing rooms. The grand stairway leads to a second owner's suite with a window seat, reading area, and two additional BRs sharing a jack-and-jill full bath. Generous walk-in closets in each bedroom. Relax in the lower level with a custom-built rustic bar, pass-through wood-burning fireplace, game area, media room, gym, three finished flex rooms and large unfinished storage for seasonal items. The exterior includes private cedar decks, pool, hot tub, fenced-in area, covered front porch, and established garden beds. The natural waterfront has a bi-level dock, kayak stand, and firepit. The detached 2 car garage/workshop is wired to accommodate any hobbyist pursuit. This home is brilliantly renovated, lovingly maintained, and close to excellent schools, childcare, hospitals, and more!

Elementary School High School
Germantown Hills Elementary School Metamora High School
Price History
9/8/2023 Listed $1,050,000

General Features

Appliances Dishwasher, Hood/Fan, Microwave, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Water Softener Owned, Washer, Dryer
Architectural Style One and Half Story
City Germantown Hills
Construction Materials Frame, Brick Partial, Wood Siding
County Woodford
Current Financing Cash, Conventional
Days on Market 6
Directions E on 116 L on Woodland Knolls R on Forrest
Elementary School Germantown Hills
Energy Efficient Geothermal Heating/Cooling System
Exterior Features Deck, Dock, Hot Tub, Pool Above Ground
Garage Spaces 5
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Heating Systems - 2+, Gas Water Heater, Cooling Systems - 2+, Geothermal
High School Metamora
Interior Features Attic Storage, Bar, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Garage Door Opener(s), Garden Tub
MLS Area Minor PAAR Area
New Construction No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Shingle
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name FORREST
Subdivision Name Land
Tax Annual Amount 19262.04
Tax Year 2022
Year Built 2000

Interior Features

Basement Daylight, Finished, Walk Out
Fireplace Features Wood Burning, Family Room, Living Room, Recreation Room
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Street Suffix Drive
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

Living Area 7101
Showinginstructions Appointment Required, Lst Agnt Must Be Present, Text/Call Listing Agent
Building Area Total 4259
Foundation Details Concrete
Lot Dimensions See Plat
Lot Features Water Frontage, Wooded
Lot Size Acres 6.97
Parking Features Attached, Detached, Guest Parking, Paved
Road Surface Type Paved
Water Source Shared Well, Public, Septic System


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 61548

AVG $450K
AVG $6,803
AVG 109
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1991
AVG 24
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data