SOLD - November 2022

171 W. Laurel Ave., Lake Forest


Incorporated in 1959, the Village of Riverwoods is the home of major employers including Commerce Clearing House and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter. Residents enjoy easy access to Chicago and O'Hare airport. Metra rail service is available in nearby Deerfield.

Village of Riverwoods

Chamber of Commerce

Preservation Council

Homes within Riverwoods include custom, rustic, contemporary and ranches. The trees and forests throughout the village are a treasured community asset, and the protection and enhancement of these resources has been a priority of village residents for many years.

Situated at Deerfield Road between State Rte. 21 and Interstate 94, there is easy access to Chicago and O'Hare Airport. Rail service to Chicago via Metra is available in nearby Deerfield.

Distance to Chicago Loop: 27 miles

Distance to O'Hare Airport: 20 miles


Lake Forest is an exceptional place. Its natural beauty, special characteristics and generous residents create a wonderful environment in which to live. It is a city that values its rich heritage, offers high quality educational opportunities, and preserves its historic structures and natural open spaces.

In addition to the many services it offers to the community, the City provides excellent facilities for seniors and youth (CROYA), offers a state-of-the-art fitness center and 18-hole golf course.

Lake County Forest Preserves

Four elementary school districts and two high school districts serve Riverwoods. Most of the Village lies within Deerfield Elementary District #109, which has an enrollment of 2,880 students, and Township High School District #113, which has an enrollment of 2,847 students as two schools: Deerfield and Highland Park High Schools. There are several parochial and private schools in the surrounding communities.

Deerfield School District 109

Kipling Elementary School

South Park Elementary School

Walden Elementary School

Wilmot Elementary School

Caruso Middle School

Shepard Middle School

Township High School District 113

Deerfield High School

Highland Park High School

Neighboring Communities

Highland Park





Buffalo Grove


171 W. Laurel Ave.

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

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Listing Agent

Marcia Rowley

(847) 682-9100


Coldwell Banker Realty

675 Forest Ave
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

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