45 Lakeview Lane || $7,500,000 || For Sale

For Sale


Huge $2m price reduction! Architectural digest has named this the most beautiful home for sale in Illinois. This home has also been the backdrop for fox's hit series empire for the past 6 seasons known as the "Lyons Den". Elegant estate located in prestigious barrington hills, sits privately on over 8 acres of beautifully manicured lawns, mature trees and 2 gorgeous lakes. Every detail was created from the finest materials to create the feel of luxury in each and every room. The main entry will have your jaw dropping as you step through the custom walnut double doors into the massive formal entryway. Features like the floor to ceiling windows, barreled and coffered ceilings, custom detailed mill work, glass-sided turrent and stunning porte cohere are just part of this lavish home's old world charm. The walk out lower level features a new home theater, a poker/billiards room, full bar kitchen. Enjoy the views of the lake from the balcony.



7.26 Acres lot

Michael LaFido

Michael LaFido

Features & Amenities


  • FirepleaceLiving Room, Master Bedroom, Basement
  • APPLIANCESDouble Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Bar Fridge, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator
  • other interior FeaturesVaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Bar-Wet, In-Law Arrangement, 1st Floor Laundry, 1st Floor Full Bath, Walk-In Closet(s)

Area & Lot

  • Status For Sale
  • MLS ID10727915
  • YEAR BUILT2008


  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Zoned
  • HEAT TYPENatural Gas, Forced Air
  • roofShake
  • lot featuresLake Front, Landscaped, Water Rights, Dock, Views
  • other exterior FeaturesBalcony, Roof Deck, Boat Slip, Pool In-Ground, Fire Pit
  • sewerSeptic-Private
  • Garage Space9


  • PRICE$7,500,000
  • HOA FEES$400
45 Lakeview Lane
45 Lakeview Lane

Enjoy the views of the lake from the balcony.

– Michael LaFido
45 Lakeview Lane

Work With Us

Throughout his career, Michael learned the importance of high-caliber marketing versus “traditional marketing”, which has become pivotal to his success. Over the past twenty years, LaFido and his team have developed a method that takes a more comprehensive, and proactive approach when positioning and marketing a home.