405 North Mayflower Road, Lake Forest


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
Full Baths11
Half Baths4
Square Footage24,500
Year Built1917
Sub-TypeDetached Single
Community Information
Address405 North Mayflower Road
AreaLake Forest
CityLake Forest
Zip Code60045
Parking Spaces10
ParkingSide Apron,Driveway
Is WaterfrontYes
CoolingCentral Air,Space Pac,Zoned
# of Fireplaces9
FireplacesWood Burning
Stories3 Stories
Has BasementYes
Interior Features

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


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


Natural Gas,Forced Air,Steam,Radiators,Zoned

FoundationConcrete Perimeter
Exterior Features

Balcony,Patio,Roof Deck,Brick Paver Patio

Lot Description

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

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

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago


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Listing information last updated on July 10th, 2020 at 11:45pm CDT.