1500 N LaSalle Drive Unit 1B
About this home
This MAGAZINE CALIBER, FULLY RENOVATED, 2 bed/2 bath, very high first floor unit happily resides in a post Great Chicago Fire, 1892, boutique, ELEVATOR, architecturally significant building designed by Edmund Krause boasting architectural detail & quality craftsmanship throughout including thick walls & only 2 units per floor, while the gut-rehabbed (2019) unit marries those details with modern luxury. Morning natural light streams through the East-facing windows - the perfect retreat in Lincoln Park. Enter the foyer into the open living and dining room with beautiful ash-colored floors, floor to ceiling windows and a half-bay window in the dining area which flows seamlessly into the open gourmet kitchen with navy flat panel cabinets, brass hardware and plumbing fixtures, floating wood shelves, all stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops and porcelain tile backsplash, and a built-in glass cabinet - perfect for entertaining. Retreat to the primary bedroom boasting an expansive custom walk-in closet/dressing room and luxurious, spa-like bath with porcelain wall and floor tiles, black metal accents, a large walk-in shower, room for a vanity in addition to the custom sink, and built-in linen closet, with frosted windows allowing in natural light from 3 directions. The split bedroom layout allows for privacy with the brand-new second bedroom across the unit featuring closet space and a window with arched architectural detail. The second bathroom was fully renovated in 2020 with a new tub/shower combination, marble floor tiling, vanity, toilet, hardware and fixtures, as well as new copper piping/plumbing/drywall. Convenient IN-UNIT LAUNDRY with a stacked Frigidaire Gallery Series washer & dryer. Common coin laundry available, as well.. Ample Storage in unit, plus large storage in building. Central A/C. The rear of the unit abuts sleepy Burton Street. Central A/C. Nest Thermostat & Nest Protect Smoke & CO2 Detector. Rarely used COMMON ROOFDECK (plus grill) with 360 degree views of the city - perfect for outdoor entertaining or lounging with a book. SMOKE-FREE BUILDING. PARKING: Valet and garage parking nearby: 1528 Wells & 1550 LaSalle. ACCESS TO GREEN & NATURAL SPACES: Minutes from Lincoln Park with its zoo, conservatory, theater, history, mature trees, gardens, walking paths, & the amazingly peaceful Caldwell Lilly Pool. Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum & playgrounds as well as Lake Michigan, North Ave Beach, & the Lakefront running & biking trail. GREAT LOCATION: Proximity to the Sedgwick Brown Line EL train stop, Lake Shore Drive, & highway 90 / 94 Kennedy Expressway. Shop Potash Market, Stop & Shop, Plum Market, Jewel-Osco, & Green City Farmers' Market. Enjoy the amenities of the Gold Coast, Old Town and Lincoln Park. ENJOY WELLS ST's NEIGHBORHOOD FAVORITES: Topo Gigio, Benchmark, The Fireplace Inn, Burton Place, the VIG, La Fournette, & Old Town Ale House. Pet Friendly. Must See.