The Pritzkers, Luries and the Ricketts aren't the only mega-wealthy families in Chicago. The heirs of the McCormick family fortune are also some of the most powerful people in the Windy City. This Lake Forest home once belonged to Cyrus McCormick lll, the grandson the famous entrepreneur and founder of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company. At nearly 8,000 square feet, the home is very spacious, but much smaller than modern day McMansions. The six bedroom, five bathroom tudor revival home built in 1898 has been beautifully restored and is ready to go at $4.75 million.
· 614 Spruce Avenue, Lake Forest, IL [Estately]