Perfection in the heart of the Gold Coast in the Astor Street Historic District - One block from the lake on quaint, small street with no thru-traffic! Upon entering, you will immediately feel at 'home' in this historic charmer that is a true luxury lock-and-leave. Property featured in University of Chicago significant Historic Mansion Tour. Top to bottom total renovation in 2018 by historic preservationist of this architecturally significant Potter Palmer Greystone. Everything done with an extraordinary emphasis on quality-preserving significant details of the home- but totally upgrading the floorplan and finishes for modern living. Unlike many Gold Coast Greystones, this...home needs no work. All new plumbing and electric. All historic elements were restored. Exquisite restored facade, carved staircase, wood floors, leaded windows, mosaic tile foyer, plaster moldings, high ceilings, new or refurbished windows and beautiful fireplaces. Imported antique chandeliers for living/dining combo. Very open, sunny and bright floorplan throughout the home. Main level has lovely living room and dining room combination, stunning white chef's eat-in kitchen with charming outdoor terrace-perfect for grilling. Second level is all primary suite with bedroom, gorgeous bath, and walk-in closet. Newly reimagined primary sitting room features spacious closets with abundant hanging and drawer space, as well as charming vanity and purse/jewelry storage. Would also function as a lovely home office or nursery. Washer/dryer on this floor. Third level has three bedrooms (one with decorative fireplace) and two baths. Skylights flood the stairway and the whole home with light. Lower level has separate entrance, mudroom, family room, Fifth bedroom with kitchenette (currently used as rec room/exercise room) and utility room with ample storage. Outdoor AstroTurf dog run. Four separate HVAC zones. Security system with cameras. Current sellers have done extensive additional upgrades including: new roof, new storms and screens, new drapes, built-ins, and new high-end electronic Pirouette blinds. Plus they replaced all exterior iron fencing and added iron works scrolling for back terrace. Ample additional storage including built-in kitchen pantry and closet build outs. Steps to the lake, beach, Mag Mile, shopping on Oak Street, Goudy Park and Lincoln Park, great public and private schools. Leased valet parking available next door at 1310 Ritchie for $320 a month. Renovation done to perfection and is truly a gem! There is nothing left to do but move in and enjoy a part of history blended with the best of modern interior design and living.
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