David Adler Villa, Estate of the Day
This gorgeous Italian-style villa in Lake Forest, Illinois is one of David Adler's historic designs. The home was built in 1917 and showcases Adler's love of European style. It is on the lake and has details like a 50-foot gallery with Tuscan columns and a 15-foot high ceiling. Other details include vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, wood panelling, and massive exterior stone staircases leading down to the lakefront lawn. It is listed at $15.95 million. After the jump, Italy in the Midwest.