55 North Mayflower Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045

$15,000,000
8
Beds
7
Baths
8.94
Acres
13,353
SQFT
1123
$/SQFT
$15,000,000
8
Beds
7
Baths
13,353
  sf
$1123 / sf
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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.

$15,000,000
8
Beds
7
Baths
8.94
Acres
13,353
SQFT
1123
$/SQFT
Listing #: 10010982
Listed by Coldwell Banker Residential
$15,000,000
8
Beds
7
Baths
13,353
  sf
$1123 / sf
Favorite

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.

  • Neighborhood
  • Type
  • Total Baths
  • 1/2 Baths
  • County
    Lake County
  • Area
    Lake Forest
  • Tax Amount
    $99,223
  • Status
    Active
  • Listing #
    10010982
  • Built
    1900
  • Lot Size
    8.94
  • Listed on site
    697 days

Listed by:
Coldwell Banker Residential

Source:
MRED

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Community Features

  • Community Pool
  • Lake Community
  • No HOA

Property Features

  • No Builder Restrictions
  • Sewer

Waterfront

  • Lake front
  • Water front

View

  • Water view

Exterior features

  • Garage Detached
  • Pool
  • Pool Below Ground
  • Balcony
  • Has garage
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Basement

Interior Features

  • Wood Floors
  • Heat Gas
  • Gas Oven
  • Great Room
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