Celebrity Real Estate: Chicago Mansion Serving As Lucious Lyon’s Residence on Smash Hit "Empire" On Market

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Audiences around the globe tune in regularly to keep up with the drama gripping music mogul, Lucious Lyon, and former wife Cookie, sons, and to close the must see third season, guest star Demi Moore.

An enduring backdrop to the plot line is the main character’s elegant residence, a home befitting a fictional record company executive or any company executive, for that matter.

The home is offered by Conlon & Company, the exclusive Affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, for $9,950,000.

“Empire” season three was no doubt the most explosive yet with rivalry and jealously threatening to destabilize the Lyon family’s musical business.

 

The head of the family - Lucious Lyon played by Academy Award nominee Terrance Howard - unveiled his new album ‘Inferno’ and this was a metaphor for the season with a host of cameo appearances including Mariah Carey, Snoop Dogg, Nia Long and Rumer Willis. Demi Moore is pictured here in the home and with the celebrated cast.


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45 Lakeview Lane

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.

Set on eight acres, the grounds are meticulously maintained with two gorgeous lakes and a pool area that redefines elegance and serenity. Surrounded on three sides by water, the estate is an oasis of privacy within close proximity to Chicago’s urban vibrancy.


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The interiors are breathtaking with two-story walls of windows, expansive walls for the display of large-scale art, and architectural details to engage the most discerning buyer.

 

Amenities abound with a wine cellar, theatre, gym, poker room and expansive catering kitchen.

Content: Christie’s International Real Estate; Images Courtesy of FOX Television/EMPIRE; Art Direction: Janet Walker

For additional images of property: http://www.christiesrealestate.com/eng/sales/detail/170-l-78509-1510161042038406/45-lakeview-lane-barrington-hills-il-60010

Pool and Ariel view of property courtesy of Christies International Real Estate.

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