Location: 31964 Lake Road, Avon Lake, OH

Square Footage: 20,000

Bedrooms & Bathrooms: 7 bedrooms & 13 bathrooms

Price: $5,750,000

This gated lakefront mansion is located at 31964 Lake Road in Avon Lake, OH and is situated on 1.3 landscaped acres. It was built in 2003 and features approximately 20,000 square feet of living space with 7 bedrooms, 10 full and 3 half bathrooms, 2-story foyer with sweeping staircase, elevator, columned main hallway with barrel vaulted ceilings, 5 fireplaces throughout, 2-story great room, formal dining room, gourmet kitchen, breakfast room, 2-story family room, screened-in porch, self-contained guest suite with full kitchen, paneled home office, paneled billiards room, gym, recreation room with pub, home theater, 2000+ bottle wine cellar, indoor putting green, 7-car garage and more. Outdoor features include a fountain, terraces, BBQ/bar and a patio with swimming pool and spa.

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  • horselips

    At some point, these mega mansions begin to look alike. Same ol’ centuries old Yuruhpean elevation, same ol’ staircase + balcony foyer, same ol’ columned hallway fronting the living room, same ol’ gigantic fireplace, same ol’ chandeliers, paneling, moldings, marble bathrooms, focal-point bathtubs, etc., ad nauseum.

    Don’t get me wrong, when it’s done right like it was in the previous post in Sugar Land, Texas, it rules and owns, and I am shocked and awed… and in love with it.

    But it’s a lot harder to pull off with under $6 million than it is with $12 million. The Sugar Land house is actually a bit smaller than this one, but beyond that there’s absolutely no comparison. One is simply gorgeous, the other is overwhelming.

    If a builder and an interior decorator want my multi-millions, they’ll have to either resurrect a different old, or invent a totally new genre of elevation and ornamentation. “Modern” and “Post-modern”doesn’t cut it. I still insist on craftsmanship and artistry. Perhaps we need to look deeper into, and adapting Mayan, Egyptian, Mycenaean, Cretan, Klingon, Ferengi, Vulcan -whatever- just something different. And then I woke up.




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