The Adler! Circa 1914 Lake Forest Estate! Architect David Adler-Designed!

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The Adler! Circa 1914 Lake Forest Estate! Architect David Adler-Designed!

$5,900,000 | 1914 | 11,000 Sq. Ft. | 8 Beds | 11 Baths | 2.09 Acres
275 Sussex Ln, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Introducing “The Adler” an opulent mansion set on two acres located in Lake Forest. Built by renowned architect David Adler circa 1914, this stunning property spanning 11,000 square feet boasts a grand foyer, parlor, library, media room, elegant kitchen with a service kitchen and dining room. With eight spacious bedrooms and ten bathrooms, this exquisite home is the epitome of grand elegance and sophistication. The interior showcases grand chandeliers, gilt moldings, 11-foot ceilings, herringbone parquet flooring, and custom marble throughout. The opulence continues with 24 karat gold Sherle Wagner bathroom fixtures, adding a touch of extravagance to the space. Set on over 2 acres, this French country home boasts a resort-style living featuring a swimming pool, spa, tennis court, and formal gardens.

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A testament to its enduring legacy, this estate has been owned by only four families over the years, each contributing to its rich history and timeless allure. Venture beyond the grand foyer to a sophisticated living room that overlooks the gardens and continues to a gorgeous dining room with floor-to-ceiling windows also overlooking the garden and flows seamlessly into the state-of-the-art kitchen. An Old World-inspired library with paneled walls provides the perfect secluded place for business or reading. The impressive staircase leads you to the second floor where the eight bedrooms are all on one level. The third floor is sure to meet your entertaining needs with a “speakeasy” style full bar, dance room, sauna, and full bath. For car lovers, The Adler offers a three-car garage. Nestled amidst lush landscaping and mature trees, this exquisite estate offers the utmost privacy and tranquility. The Adler is truly a work of art.


Carrie McCormickcarrie@atproperties.com • (773) 472-0200
@properties | Christie’s International Real Estate
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