Le Grand Rêve. A fantastic chateau built as a French formal aesthetic and situated in the most exclusive enclave. Renowned architect Richard Landry blends exquisite treasures and selections from hand hewn details of European craftsmanship in grand spaces to the sweeping presentation of light throughout the estate’s grand entrance with two story rotunda and Tiffany dome, Hand wrought exterior iron lanterns were fabricated by the lighting team at Architectural Detail Group in Los Angeles. Gerald Olesker founder has been responsible for designing and fabricating well over 900 projects world wide. Landry Design has worked with Olesker and his firms over the last 17 years on 42 projects which many can be see in the book Modern to Classic, Oro
This Richard Landry designed estate, dubbed Le Grand Reve, has officially hit the market. The 27,000 square foot mansion was privately being shopped around back in 2009 with an asking price of $32 million. Yesterday, it was listed on the MLS with an asking price of $27 million. This makes it the single highest-priced listing in the Chicago area. The home is owned by Sherwin and Deborah Jarol. It is listed with Sudler Sotheby’s
A 26-room, 27,000-square-foot mansion in Winnetka officially came on the market on Tuesday for $28 million, making it the single highest-priced listing in the Chicago area.Known as Le Grand Reve, the six-bedroom, chateau-style mansion, which is owned by commercial real estate executive Sherwin Jarol and his wife, Deborah, sits on 2.04 acres.
Constructed in the last few years and completed in 2008,$28 million home listing is tops for Chicago area
Currently, the only other Chicago-area residential properties officially listed for $10 million-plus are:
–A mansion in Lincoln Park that is listed for $10 million;
–JPMorgan Chase Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon’s Gold Coast mansion, listed for $10.5 million;
–A lakefront mansion in Lake Bluff, listed for $10.9 million;
–Bill Wrigley Jr.’s Gold Coast penthouse, listed for $14 million;
–Wrigley’s Lake Forest mansion on Lake Michigan, listed for $14.5 million;
–A 14,961-square-foot mansion on 70-plus acres in Barrington Hills, listed for $14.5 million;
–The 21,036-square-foot Schweppe mansion on Lake Michigan in Lake Forest, listed for $15 million;
–And a 25-room mansion on 14.5 acres in Barrington Hills, listed for $17 million.
–source Bob Goldsborough http://www.chicagobreakingnews.com/2010/01/28-million-home-listing-is-tops-for-chicago-area.html
- Hand made iron lanterns with gas u.l. approved