A rare find in Lake Forest. A Custom one owner designed and built - Homearama Grand Award Winner built by Sterling Development Group. A professionally landscaped and professionally decorated home on the 12th green of Arnold Palmer Designed Lake Forest Country Club Golf Course with a resort style setting with a pool with Waterfalls, Pool house Cabana, Summer Kitchen, elevated terraces, and gardens. Three Separate living areas and details and amenities expected for fine executive living. A custom built Estate nestled on almost an acre. A surprising setting of a spa like resort in the heart of Lake Forest. This home has entertained as many as 300 people. An outdoor courtyard with pond and pavers off the lower level is picturesque in itself. Many verandas and areas to enjoy your professionally landscaped park like private setting and we have not entered the home yet. As you pull into the front courtyard you know you are entering a special home. Brazilian inlayed hard wood flooring catches your eye and your Study complete with fireplace is nestled to the right. A spacious formal dining room flanks your large entry to the left. Sunken Great Room with fireplace, built in bookcases, soaring palladium window and door to either side of terraces (overlooking gorgeous lower level outdoor pond/water feature and entertainment area. This room has extensive moldings and cross beam ceiling. The Gourmet Kitchen with Granite, stone tile back-splash, and GE Monogram Professional Series Appliances such as Fridge, Gas 6 burner cook-top, Double Convection Ovens, Advantium Oven/microwave, and two Bosch Dishwashers is designed for the gourmet chef in you. A Large Island with seating and a wood vaulted Breakfast Room and Hearth room with Fireplace with skylights and Built-ins creates a separate living area for your family. Gorgeous sweeping views of the golf course and park like setting are abundant from all areas of the home. Your butler's pantry can easily serve as your Caterers Kitchen with Breezeway to Pool/Cabana. The Master Suite has its own fireplace, sitting area and access to the Terrace. The Master Bath is a luxurious retreat with Soaking Spa Tub, Glass Shower with Body Sprays, Dual Shower heads with Multi-Function Shower head and Rain Head. A Gorgeous Walk in Closet with Custom Wood Shelving is a dream for anyone. The lower level is set up for entertaining as well with a billiard room, workout room complete with steam shower and a large family room area with wet bar and a gorgeous built-in aquarium that is very eve catching. Another bedroom suite for guests is located in the lower level. This home was built with access to all areas of the outdoor living space to be very accessible and views are visible from every room. The finishes of this home spared no expense and too many to mention. The second floor has three bedrooms that are all spacious and all have access to their own baths plus a large bonus room. Beautiful professionally landscaped yard with Berms for Privacy and Interest but still allowing a great view of the golf course and lake and home. All driveways both entry and circular and all walkways are pavers or flagstone. An Amazing home that is truly extraordinary. This is truly an Estate.