Keith Goad ¦ Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago ¦ 312-944-8900
About This 1890 Victorian For Sale In Lexington Illinois
Here’s something truly out of the ordinary. An Extraordinary offering of historical magnificence. This impeccably restored 1898 Victorian residence stands as a testament to timeless elegance and contemporary living. The expansive 55-acre canvas of breathtaking beauty boasts meticulously manicured grounds that illustrates an awe-inspiring visual spectacle that commands attention and admiration.
This impeccably restored estate is 9,000+ sq. ft. of comfortable living enveloped in rich architectural history. The stately 5 beds/4.5 baths home is made up of intimately sized rooms across three floors, accessed by a stunning floating staircase or original elevator. The attention to detail throughout creates a beautiful aesthetic continuity – from millwork to embossed hardware, hand-painted ceilings and much more.
Set on 55 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, it includes a contemporary 1 bed/1 bath pool house to complement the in-ground pool and adjoining tennis court. A restored 36-passenger MTC train and vintage 36-horse carousel operate out of two Morton commercial-grade buildings. The location is convenient to I-55, 10 miles from Bloomington-Normal, 120 miles from Chicago, and just minutes from the Central Illinois Regional Airport and several other private airports.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this is a rare opportunity to be the new stewards of this historic estate. The potential is endless on this property zoned for residential, business, and agriculture: single family legacy home, corporate retreat, event venue – the possibilities are mind-blowing!
Photography Credit: Keith Goad ¦ Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago