Homebuyers looking in the Graceland West area of Chicago’s Lake View have creative new construction waiting at 1440 West Pensacola. This 3-level, 4,000+ square foot single family home features 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. Custom millwork, attention to detail and high-end finishes abound.
Take a tour of some Gold Coast history in the above video with Marla Nyberg of Koenig & Strey’s Gold Coast office. Once part of the Patterson McCormick Mansion, this full-floor 3,700 square foot residence at 1500 N Astor Place offers 12-foot ceilings, 4 fireplaces, a gorgeous library, designer kitchen and more. Marla represents the listing, which is the only unit with access to the massive south-facing front porch.
Designed by Stanford White and built in 1893, the historic Patterson McCormick Mansion was a wedding gift for the daughter of the Chicago Tribune’s Joseph Medill. In 1927 David Adler expanded this mansion and in 1978 it was converted to condominiums.
This 3 bedroom, 3 full baths 25th floor home just recently became available and it offers 2,350 square feet of extensively renovated and upgraded living space, great views and light from floor-to-ceiling windows, generously sized rooms, hardwood flooring and custom built-ins.
Located in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood and within walking distance to Lake Michigan, Oak Street beach, the boutiques of the Magnificent Mile and Oak Street and many dining options such as Tavern on Rush.
Take a tour of 44 East Elm Street, a historic Gold Coast row house, with Koenig & Strey‘s Jeani Jerntedt. Originally built in 1888, this home has been completely renewed with a rich, modern interior and tastefully distinct floor plan as well as built-in automation and smart-home technology.
The home is located on a beautiful tree-lined street just east of State Street’s many amenities and within walking distance of Oak Street Beach and Michigan Avenue.
The north side neighborhood is right on the lakefront between the Oak Street and North Avenue beaches. The area is rife with a variety of restaurants, boutique shops and luxury real estate. Gold Coast real estate is comprised mostly of high-rise condos, many with amazing views of the lakefront.