1361 Calamus Lane

Grayslake, IL
$ 439,000 Beds 4 Baths 2.5 Sq 1,946 Virtual Tour
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This Prairie Crossing lake view beauty is a must see~absolutely stunning views of Lake Leopold from this well-cared for Jensen model! Home sits on a $25,000+ premium lake view lot on a peaceful cul-de-sac! Live like you're on vacation in this cozy modern farmhouse with views of the lake and direct access to the trail that surround the lake. Green space across the street complete with playground, short distance to the farm and organic farm market! Four bedroom, two and half bath home with lots of recent improvements! Wood burning fireplace with gas starter perfect for snowy winter nights. Hardwood on entire first floor and newer berber carpeting on the second level. Built-in cubby system in the foyer. Finished basement with recessed lighting add to the usable space. Complete exterior repaint, cedar trim and siding. Brand new paver walkway, brand new AC and brand new back door! Whole house fan, newer washer/dryer. Newly planted perennial and shade gardens with stepping stones installed summer of 2021. Many of the windows have been replaced. Trails wind throughout the gorgeous, native plant-filled prairie providing opportunities for many outdoor activities including jogging, hiking, biking, and cross country skiing. There are tennis courts, a brand new fitness center and sand volleyball courts. A beautifully landscaped beach overlooks Lake Leopold, a 20 acre private lake, exclusive to residents and their guests. Lake life is perfect for kayaking, swimming, paddle boarding, fishing and sunset viewing. A charcoal grill is perfect for beach picnics. A variety of playgrounds are nestled throughout the neighborhood as well as community fire pits and an Edible Landscape area that features cherries, apples, grapes and blackberries to name a few! Prairie Wind Family Farm is an organic farm that harvests USDA certified organic vegetables year round on the premises! Weekly shares of fruit and vegetables can be purchased each season or visit the farm market. Imagine farm fresh, free-range eggs for your breakfast table! Bring your horse~Prairie Crossing has a Coop Stable with an outdoor riding ring and 10 miles of trails, plus additional trails accessible via the Liberty Prairie Reserve. Much more than a neighborhood, Prairie Crossing is truly a community with planned social events, such as the annual Fright Fest, Summer Beach BBQ, Egg Hunts, Fourth of July Bike Parades and Summer Concerts at the Gazebo! Elementary School District 50 for grade school as well as in district for Prairie Crossing Charter School, an environmentally based charter K-8 school nestled in the community. Admittance is by lottery to those who live in district. Prairie Crossing is at the intersection of Metra Milwaukee District North and Metra North Central's lines for convenient transportation to downtown Chicago and O'Hare. Prairie Crossing is also served by the Pace Suburban Bus, lines 572/574. Come visit and experience life on the prairie!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 439,000
  • Lot Size
  • 10,019 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,946
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1995
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Grayslake
  • Taxes
  • $ 10966
  • County
  • LAKE
  • Style
  • Farmhouse
  • Area
  • Gages Lake - Grayslake - Hainesville - Third Lake
  • MLS#
  • 11290304
  • Zip
  • 60030
Listing Provided by: Baird & Warner
Data Source: Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED)



Architectural Style Farmhouse
Association Fee Includes Insurance, Exercise Facilities, Lake Rights
Basement Full
City Grayslake
Community Features Park, Tennis Court(s), Stable(s), Horse-Riding Area, Horse-Riding Trails, Lake, Water Rights, Curbs, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Cooling Central Air
County Lake
Days on Market 38
Directions Heading North on Route 45 Left on Jones Point Road Right on Prairie Trail Left on Calamus Lane
Elementary School Woodland Elementary School
Elementary School District 50
Exterior Features Storms/Screens
Garage Spaces 2
HOA Fee 295
HOA Fee Frequency Quarterly
Heating Natural Gas
High School Grayslake Central High School
High School District 127
MLS Area Gages Lake / Grayslake / Hainesville / Third Lake / Wildwood
Middle/Junior School District 50
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple w/ HO Assn.
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Property Type Residential
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Calamus
Subdivision Name Prairie Crossing
Tax Annual Amount 10966.62
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 7
Township Avon
Virtual Tour https://tours.vht.com/BWI/T434222534/nobranding
Year Built 1995

Interior Features

Basement Finished
Bedrooms Possible 4
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Living Area 1946
Livingareasource Appraiser
Room Type No additional rooms
Street Suffix Lane
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Cedar
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Onsite Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Attached
Lot Dimensions 64X120X51X120
Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, Wetlands adjacent, Water Rights, Water View, Mature Trees, Views, Streetlights
Lot Size Acres 0.23
Water Source Lake Michigan
Waterfront Y/N No


  • 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

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Based on the average sale price from the Chicago, IL office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Woodland Elementary School
Middle School Unknown Middle School
High School Grayslake Central High School

Price History

1/2/2022 Listed $439,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60030

AVG $280K
AVG $5,980
AVG 38
Year Built
AVG 1978
AVG 27
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1361 Calamus Lane Grayslake, IL is a Single Family Home for sale at $439000 with 1946 sqft and a lot size of 10,019 SqFt Acre(s). 1361 Calamus Lane Grayslake has 4 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1995. The property's zip code is 60030 which is in Grayslake, IL

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