Expansive, Full Floor Residence In East Lincoln Park2912 N. Commonwealth Avenue, #10CD, Chicago, IL, 60657, USA
This outstanding, expansive, rarely available, private, full floor 1920's residence delivers a marriage of quality craftsmanship, architectural detail, and modern luxury. Perched in a significant, boutique, vintage, elevator building with captivating lake and park views from almost every room and blissfully within the Nettelhorst School District. Boasting 4,500 square feet, this four bed plus den well-maintained home offers a flexible floor plan with modern conveniences. Enter the generous foyer with arched ceiling and marble floor, and take in the inherent vintage luxury of walnut millwork by Irving Crown, solid mahogany doors and nine foot ceilings throughout. The main living room...boasts custom wood paneling and picture molding with a stunning tiled wood-burning fireplace and ornate plaster mantle, perfect for winter evenings, while a large picture window offers sweeping treetop views of Lincoln Park and the clear blue Lake Michigan beyond. The arched doorway flanked by built-in shelving flows into the separate dining room with herringbone floors, wainscoting and crown molding, with bright, natural light flowing in from the oversized window, with ample room for a large dining set, perfect for entertaining. The impeccable kitchen and butler's pantry features ample cabinet storage, slate tile flooring, marble countertops and white tiled backsplash with all stainless steel appliances, including a double sink under the window with a breakfast room offering additional built-in shelving for more storage. The barrel ceiling gallery with inlaid windrose accent on the original parquet flooring flows into a hallway flanked by bookcases into the entertainment room boasting a wet bar and custom built-ins perfect for a media center with bright natural light entering from two north-facing windows and another large window overlooking Lake Michigan. A separate den provides the perfect home office space or an additional bedroom since the arched doors close for privacy. The spacious primary suite provides a large organized closet and lake-facing views, with the en-suite tiled bathroom boasting the spotlessly refinished original cast-iron tub, a custom hexagonal sink and ample under-sink storage. Three additional large bedrooms are serviced by another tiled bathroom with etched glass windows for privacy, cast-iron tub and vanity with medicine cabinet. In-unit laundry with washer/dryer, wood burning fire place, central air and space pak, tons of in unit storage and attached heated garage parking. Prime East Lakeview location. Blocks from all the eateries and nightlife of East Lakeview, and near Trader Joe's, Walmart Neighborhood Market. Proximity to Lake Shore Drive with multiple buses and near the Brown Line Wellington and Diversey CTA El train stations. Close by are Caldwell Lily Pool, Lake Michigan and its beaches, lakeshore biking and running path.
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