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    1500 N Lake Shore Drive, Unit PH
    Chicago, Illinois, 60610
    United States
    1500 N Lake Shore Drive, Unit PH Chicago, Illinois, 60610 United States
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    1500 N Lake Shore Drive, Unit PH
    Chicago, Illinois, 60610 United States

    • Christie Baines
    • Cheryl Prosperi
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    Property details

    • Property type

      Single Family Homes

    • Status

      Available

    • Year Built

      1927

    Dramatically Poised

    Dramatically Poised Atop One of Chicago's Most Prestigious Residential Buildings, this One-Of-A-Kind Penthouse Spans the Entire Top Floor with 8,000 sq ft of Interior Space and a Remarkable 5,000 sq ft of Outdoor Space. This Magnificent Property, Available for the First Time in More Than 45 Years, is the Only Chicago Residential Commission of Famed Architect Rosario Candela. Flaunting Rooms at a Size Rarely Seen, the Floor Plan Consists of Direct Elevator Access into a Private Entry Foyer, a 39 ft.-long, Walnut-Paneled Gallery Hall with Vaulted, Frescoed Ceilings, Original Limestone Staircases, and a Living Room with 20 ft. Original Coffered Ceilings and a Hand-Crafted Stone Fireplace. Exquisitely Crafted Details-Including Original Bronze Hardware, Stone Friezes, and Hand-Carved Doors-Make this Property Truly Extraordinary. But the Real Showpiece is Reminiscent of an Italianate Villa on Lake Como: 5,000 sq ft of Outdoor Space with Unobstructed Views in all Directions. From the East-Facing Terrace, Surrounded by Manicured Lawn, a Sparkling Fountain, Mature Evergreens, and Sweeping, Picturesque Lake Michigan Views, you can Marvel at Breathtaking sunrises. Then Relax and Enjoy the Bright City Lights as the Sun Sets from the West-Facing Terraces. Throughout its History, 1500 Lake Shore Drive has been Home to Many Prominent Chicago Families, Including the Wrigleys, McCormicks, and Fields. Now it's Your Turn.
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    about Chicago

    Chicago has been called the pulse of America. The city beats with an entrepreneurial spirit, while retaining a heartland sensibility. Chi-Town is ranked a top U.S. metro for business expansion. Education, healthcare, media and professional service industries thrive here. Credit a solid infrastructure and gateway air access to more than 200 cities around the world. 

    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
        KSVXCC
      • MLS#
        11222082
      • Property type
        Single Family Homes
      • Marketed By
        Jameson Sotheby's International Realty
      • Status
        Available
      • Listing Price
        $12,000,000
      • County
        Cook County
      • School District
        Chicago Public 299
    • Utilities & Building
      • Year Built
        1927
      • Parking
        2 Car Garage, Garage
      • cooling
        Zoned air-conditioning
    • Interior
      • Amenities
        Doorman, Fitness Center, Walk-in Closet(s), Billiards Room, Hardwood Flooring, Artist Studio, Wet Bar, Cathedral Ceilings
      • Full Bathrooms
        6
      • Partial Bathrooms
        1
      • Bedrooms
        6