55 N Mayflower Rd Lake Forest, IL 60045

$15,000,000 8 8
Price Bedrooms Bathrooms
Price has not changed since being added to site on 7/9/2018
Status: Active

MLS #: 10010982

Detached Single Sq. Feet: 13353
On Site: 375 Days Lot Size: 8.94 Acres
Township: See All Homes for Sale in Shields Township
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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.
Bedrooms: 8
Bathrooms: 6 Full / 2 Half
Year Built: 1900
Style: English
Exterior Construction Type: Brick
Age Range: 100+ Years
Roof: Tile
Basement: Finished, Cellar
Basement Type: Full
Approx. Sq. Ft.: 13353
Interior Features: Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, 1st Floor Full Bath
Appliances: Oven/Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
Equipment: TV-Cable, Security System
Rooms: Bedroom 5, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, 8th Bedroom, Eating Area, Breakfast Room, Den, Office, Great Room, Recreation Room
Exterior Features: Balcony, Patio, Porch Screened
Air Conditioning: Space Pac
Heat Source / Type: Gas
Total Rooms: 18
Master23X192nd LevelHardwood
Bedroom 218X272nd Level
Bedroom 316X182nd Level
Bedroom 417X182nd LevelHardwood
Dining Room29X22Main LevelHardwood
Family Room24X21Main LevelStone
Kitchen24X17Main LevelWood Laminate
Living Room36X25Main LevelHardwoodCurtains/Drapes
5th Bdrm17X212nd LevelHardwood
6th Bdrm13X202nd Level
7th Bdrm17X132nd Level
8th Bdrm12X153rd Level
Eating Area12X13Main Level
Breakfast Rm12X12Main Level
Den9X122nd Level
Office17X192nd LevelHardwood
Great Rm18X253rd Level
Recreation Rm18X253rd Level
Lot Size: 8.94 Acres
Lot Dimensions: 8.0-9.99 Acres
Lot Features: Lake Front, Landscaped Professionally, Water View, Wooded
Garage Type: Detached
Garage Features: Garage Door Opener(s)
Attached Garage: Yes
Garage Ownership: Owned
Garage Spaces: 5
Parking: Garage
Cars: 5
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Electric: Circuit Breakers
Transportation: School Bus Service, Commuter Bus, Commuter Train
Driveway: Asphalt
Directions: Deerpath, East to Mayflower Rd, to Estate
Elementary School: Sheridan Elementary School
Middle School: Deer Path Middle School
High School: Lake Forest High School
Area: Lake Forest
County: Lake
Tax Year: 2016
Tax Annual Amount: $99, 223
Ownership: Fee Simple
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Listing Information Last Updated 7/18/2019
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