55 North Mayflower Road, Lake Forest

$15,000,000

8 Beds
8 Baths
13,353 Sqft
8.94 Acres
5 Garages

Opportunity of a lifetime to own the architectural masterpiece "Wyldwoode" by Harrie T. Lindeberg on 8.94 lakefront acres, including 2 subdivided lots. Built for steel tycoon, Clyde Carr, the "Y" shape design allows for spectacular lake views & full privacy. Guests are welcomed through the bronze metal front door with zodiac & other symbols designed by Oscar B. Bach. Elegant, gracious living is reflected through the wonderful blend of classic detail & comfortable floor plan. The dining room features a barrel plaster ceiling, while the living room has an exquisite marble ox blood mantel fireplace. The "Oval Office" on the 2nd floor has views of the lake. The master suite w/ his and hers baths & sitting room. The 3rd floor where you find the "high frontier bar". Home has 12 fireplaces. This compound is comprised of a grand & important home, 5 garages, pool, pool house & guest building attached by a breezeway. Lindeberg homes extend from South Hamptons to Lake Forest.

Essential Information
MLS® #10010982
Price$15,000,000
Bedrooms8
Bathrooms8.00
Full Baths6
Half Baths2
Square Footage13,353
Acres8.94
Year Built1900
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeDetached Single
StyleEnglish
StatusActive
Community Information
Address55 North Mayflower Road
AreaLake Forest
CityLake Forest
CountyLake
StateIL
Zip Code60045
Amenities
# of Garages5
GaragesGarage Door Opener(s)
Is WaterfrontYes
Has PoolYes
Interior
HeatingNatural Gas
CoolingSpace Pac
Stories3 Stories
Has BasementYes
BasementFull
Interior Features

Skylight(s),Hardwood Floors,1st Floor Full Bath

Appliances

Range,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Range Hood

Exterior
ExteriorBrick
RoofTile
Exterior Features

Balcony,Patio,Porch Screened,Pool In-Ground

Lot Description

Lake Front,Landscaped,Water View,Wooded

School Information
District115
ElementarySheridan Elementary School
MiddleDeer Path Middle School
HighLake Forest High School
Additional Information
Days on Market732
HOA Fees Freq.Not Applicable
Listing Details
OfficeColdwell Banker Realty
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Listing information last updated on July 9th, 2020 at 10:45pm CDT.