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55 North Mayflower Road, Lake Forest
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.
- MLS® #10010982
- Full Baths6
- Half Baths2
- Square Footage13,353
- Year Built1900
- Sub-TypeDetached Single
- # of Garages5
- GaragesGarage Door Opener(s)
- Is WaterfrontYes
- Has PoolYes
- Exterior FeaturesBalcony,Patio,Porch Screened,Pool In-Ground
- Lot DescriptionLake Front,Landscaped,Water View,Wooded
- Days on Website730
- Listing OfficeColdwell Banker Realty
- Address55 North Mayflower Road
- AreaLake Forest
- CityLake Forest
- Zip Code60045
- Interior FeaturesSkylight(s),Hardwood Floors,1st Floor Full Bath
- AppliancesRange,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Range Hood
- HeatingNatural Gas
- CoolingSpace Pac
- Stories3 Stories
- ElementarySheridan Elementary School
- MiddleDeer Path Middle School
- HighLake Forest High School
- Days on Website730
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Listing information last updated on July 7th, 2020 at 12:18am CDT.