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  • Price$15,000,000
  • Beds8
  • Baths8
  • Sq. Ft.13,353
  • Acres8.94
  • Built1900

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.

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

Amenities

  • # of Garages5
  • GaragesGarage Door Opener(s)
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • Has PoolYes

Exterior

  • ExteriorBrick
  • Exterior FeaturesBalcony,Patio,Porch Screened,Pool In-Ground
  • Lot DescriptionLake Front,Landscaped,Water View,Wooded
  • RoofTile

Additional Information

  • Days on Website730

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeColdwell Banker Realty

Community Information

  • Address55 North Mayflower Road
  • AreaLake Forest
  • CityLake Forest
  • CountyLake
  • StateIL
  • Zip Code60045

Interior

  • Interior FeaturesSkylight(s),Hardwood Floors,1st Floor Full Bath
  • AppliancesRange,Dishwasher,Refrigerator,Range Hood
  • HeatingNatural Gas
  • CoolingSpace Pac
  • Stories3 Stories

School Information

  • District115
  • ElementarySheridan Elementary School
  • MiddleDeer Path Middle School
  • HighLake Forest High School

Additional Information

  • Days on Website730

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Listing information last updated on July 7th, 2020 at 12:18am CDT.