One of the largest homes situated on a premier lot in maintenance free Academy Woods. 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath with a wonderful layout perfect for entertaining family and friends. Includes an open floorplan, vaulted ceilings, separate formal dining and living room. The gourmet kitchen features stainless steel appliances and island with all granite counters. The breakfast area with ample table space has a sliding door opening to a new large Trex deck, privacy trellis and added lower level brick patio for relaxing. The south-facing family room with tall windows, a custom gas fireplace and built-in entertainment center are the heart of the home. First floor primary suite with 2 walk-in closets, custom built-ins and luxurious bath. Upstairs you will find a large open loft and 3 bedrooms with a full bath. Finished basement with possible 5th bedroom or office and additional full bath. The lower level also has a very large carpeted crawl space and separate room for additional storage. Recent updates include entire interior freshly painted and brand new carpet throughout the first and second floor. This location is ideal for shopping, transportation, schools and a directly accessible path to Elawa Farms and Bear's training camp. You will want to call this special place home. Live and love the life in Lake Forest.