405 North Mayflower Road, Lake Forest

$8,499,000

10 Beds
15 Baths
24,500 Sqft
5.4 Acres
0 Garages

Set on over 5 private acres with approximately 400'of beach is Illinois' most architecturally significant estate on Lake Michigan, Mayflower Place, which hosted royalty several times in its history. This estate was meticulously renovated & restored in 1987 & 1988 by 70 craftsmen and European artists. The superior construction and level of intricate hand-carved architectural details and finishes rival the grand estates on the east coast. Built of durable materials, this concrete and brick structure features hand-carved limestone, monumental limestone stairs, fountains and balustrades, exquisite plaster relief ceilings, a slate roof w/ decorative copper details & scuppers, & leaded glass windows w/ limestone surrounds. Enjoy over 400' of Lakefront, 28 rms/12 beds/11.4 baths and 11 exquisite fireplaces. An opportunity of a lifetime! One must see it to grasp its beauty & truly appreciate the level of detail rarely seen today & impossible to replicate. Truly spectacular in every way! One-of-a-kind

Essential Information
MLS® #10015247
Price$8,499,000
Bedrooms10
Bathrooms15.00
Full Baths11
Half Baths4
Square Footage24,500
Acres5.40
Year Built1917
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeDetached Single
StyleEnglish
StatusActive
Community Information
Address405 North Mayflower Road
AreaLake Forest
CityLake Forest
CountyLake
StateIL
Zip Code60045
Amenities
Parking Spaces10
ParkingSide Apron,Driveway
Is WaterfrontYes
Interior
CoolingCentral Air,Space Pac,Zoned
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces9
FireplacesWood Burning
Stories3 Stories
Has BasementYes
BasementFull
Interior Features

Bar-Wet,Elevator,Hardwood Floors,2nd Floor Laundry

Appliances

Double Oven,Range,Microwave,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Bar Fridge,Freezer,Disposal,Trash Compactor

Heating

Natural Gas,Forced Air,Steam,Radiators,Zoned

Exterior
ExteriorBrick,Stone
RoofSlate
FoundationConcrete Perimeter
Exterior Features

Balcony,Patio,Roof Deck,Brick Paver Patio

Lot Description

Beach,Lake Front,Landscaped,Water Rights,Mature Trees

School Information
District115
ElementarySheridan Elementary School
MiddleDeer Path Middle School
HighLake Forest High School
Additional Information
Days on Market729
HOA Fees Freq.Not Applicable
Office

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

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