Peaceful, quiet, secure. Beyond unique, towering over the tree tops in Fort Sheridan of Highland Park, this is a rare opportunity to live in the lap of luxury. Abundant natural light streams in from 8 windows and 5 balconies. The penthouse is positioned to capture the sunrise on Lake Michigan, the suns path along the southern exposure living areas, the skyline of Chicago and the beauty of Fort Sheridan all at the same time. Live every season of the year 8 stories up. Enjoy unobstructed 360 degree views from your PRIVATE rooftop deck accessed from an interior winding wood staircase specially built in the penthouse... a feature not found anywhere else on the North Shore! Designed with the finest materials and the best craftsmanship, the penthouse decor is classic, timeless and serene. A wonderful sense of privacy can be enjoyed by all residents in their own en suites. Open, light and airy with views out to Lake Michigan, the living and dining room combine to make a captivating great room accentuated by 10ft ceilings, fireplace, balcony and hardwood floors. The well thought out kitchen is open to the family room. The granite center island has workspace, built-ins and room to sit. The appliances are stainless steel including a 5 burner cook top with range hood, 2 ovens, built in microwave, dishwasher and SubZero refrigerator. On the perimeter of the center island are the buffet area with granite, undercounter lighting, pullout drawers and glass cabinets above and a separate bar area with sink, granite counter tops and cabinets and Travertine floors. There is a custom 8 x 7 walk in pantry. Fit for royalty, the 24 x 17 master bedroom has enough space for sofa and comfy chair in front of the floor to ceiling windows and balcony over looking Lake Michigan. 10 ft. ceilings, neutral decor, hardwood floors, 2 custom walk in closets and positioned at the end of the gallery for complete privacy. Beautifully designed to accommodate everyone's needs, the 19 x 20 master bathroom has separate granite vanities and separate toilets (one with a bidet) on either side of the bathroom. Large shower, Kohler jacuzzi, 2 linen closets, ceiling fan and a Travertine floor. Adjacent to the great room, the library has a wall of bookshelves, a see thru fireplace and and 8 windows overlooking the lake. The 20 x 9 balcony off the great room allows you to dine al fresco with friends and family. There is no shortage of fresh air especially from your private bedroom balconies. Additional features, 2 zoned heating/AC systems, 2 deeded parking spaces in the heated garage, fitness center and outdoor swimming pool for Ravines residents only. Fort Sheridan offers a peaceful, secure setting with nature trails, grassy knolls, a beach and outside adventure. Minutes from dining in Highwood and Lake Forest, the Metra and shopping!