WOW!! Welcome home to 1218 La Forestiere Court! Located on a large corner lot overlooking the golf course in gated Briar Ridge Country Club - only 35 minutes from Chicago! LOW TAXES!- this all-brick and stucco home offers over 5200 square feet of living space. The exterior is lined with beautiful concrete balusters that create a regal entrance, and long, curved driveway perfect for visitors. Entering the home through a grandiose double entry, the magnificent Italian marble flooring and exquisite chandelier imported from Italy quickly catch the eye, opening up to the winding staircase lined with top-of-the-line plush carpeting. The main floor is complete with high ceilings, from 10 feet in the dining room to 2-story ceilings in the kitchen, living room, and family room. The family room is featured with patterned wool carpeting, a hand-crafted, custom-made mantel imported from Mexico, and custom, built-in wooden shutters. The kitchen is a chef's dream! With space for cooking, eating, and living, the kitchen is the perfect hub of the home. The kitchen features a Viking stove and oven, 2 Viking dishwashers, and 1 each of a Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer. The kitchen opens up with a large mirror over the fireplace, featured by a custom, hand-crafted mantel from Mexico. The kitchen is connected by two entrances to the dining room, with one entrance including glass-etched French doors. The large French doors in the main kitchen area open to a concrete patio lined with balusters and the tree-lined golf course. The main level is finished with a laundry room, two half baths, a second spiraling staircase to the upper level, and the master suite. The master suite offers inviting windows, in both the bedroom and dressing area. The dressing room is featured with two walk-in closets. The en-suite bathroom includes a double vanity, shower, and deep Jacuzzi tub flanked by luxury pillars. Heading up to the second floor from the main staircase, a 50-foot long hallway leads to 4 bedrooms and two full baths. At the top of the stairs, there is a unique overlook over the family room and a quaint loft area. The first bedroom on the right features wool carpeting. The second bedroom on the right continues with the plush carpeting from the hallway. Farther down the hall are the two full bathrooms and two massive bedrooms that are featured with skylights and walk-in closets. The one bedroom overlooks the golf course from its three-paned window. In the basement, the stairs lead directly to a three-quarter bath and bar area, built with granite countertops. The Italian marble flooring in the basement leads to further living space, with both carpeting and tile flooring. The basement is complete with an entrance to the garage and a huge storage area. Don't delay - welcome home!