Mellencamp is one of America's most beloved songwriters, who has made their stamp on the rock genre. He is one of the most widely influential rock musicians of his generation, citing influences from Bob Dylan, James Brown, and Woody Guthrie. Still listened to by millions today, this rocker has grown to the status of global icon.
This 10,000 SF home includes 30-foot ceilings with hand-painted murals, enormous fire-places, a recording studio, antique heart pine plank flooring and decoratively carved roof trusses. The estate overlooks a lake from a wooded hillside, and includes tennis and basketball courts. A pool, gazebo and patio were built for large scale entertaining. This project provided a rare opportunity to build a uniquely palatial, yet warmly welcoming structure replete with finely crafted custom details.
Over the course of his career Mellencamp has earned a net worth of $25 Million. Mellencamp has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide. He has also had 22 US Top 40 hits. He has won a Grammy Award, and was nominated a total of 13 times.