1540 N Lake Shore Drive, Unit 14-15N Chicago, Illinois 60610 United States

Exquisitely designed and masterfully executed
1540 N Lake Shore Drive, Unit 14-15N Chicago, Illinois 60610 United States

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  • 7,200 Sq Ft.
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Exquisitely designed and masterfully executed

About 1540 N Lake Shore Drive, Unit 14-15N, Chicago, Illinois

Exquisitely designed and masterfully executed, this two-story, 7,200 sq ft 4-5 bed/7 bath (4 full baths, 3 half baths) property in the residences at 1540 N. Lake Shore Dr. lives like a single-family home. Completely renovated and boasting panoramic views of the lake, Lincoln Park and Cardinal Mansion, the 1926 pre-war co-op sits between Burton Place and Lincoln Park in the Gold Coast on one of Chicago's most prestigious blocks. From moment one in the home's 38-foot-long formal foyer, Unit 14-15N flaunts its first-class finishes and details, including limestone arches, bespoke millwork, marble and hardwood floors, custom wallcoverings and high ceilings. The main level effortlessly unfolds across a range of elevated living and entertaining spaces, including a grand, lake-facing living room with wood-burning fireplace, a formal dining room with contemporary wainscoting and more lovely lake views, and a standalone wet bar that lives off of the foyer/living room that's perfect for parties. Past a proper butler's pantry with a sink and wine storage, the chef's kitchen stuns with custom cabinetry, stone countertops, a marble backsplash, stainless Sub-Zero appliances - four ovens, an eight-burner stovetop, two large refrigerators, and two dishwashers - and connectivity to a light-filled breakfast room. At the back of the house, the main level also features a luxe family room and a large guest bedroom with a chicly appointed, en-suite bath. Up a curvaceous floating staircase with custom brass railings that extends from the main gallery, the second level presents two, secondary en-suite bedrooms with walk-in closets, a rec room with a second kitchen, an exercise room that could be converted into a fifth bedroom, two cedar closets for clothing storage, a second-floor laundry, and a magnificent primary suite. Separated by a long hallway that's lined with built-in bookshelves, the primary suite features a spacious bedroom with a wood-burning fireplace, a 30-foot-long dressing room, an owners' study or sitting room, and a marble-clad, en-suite spa bath with a dual vanity, a large soaking tub, and a glass-encased shower. Additional unit details include custom wallcoverings, designer light fixtures, custom blinds and draperies, custom built-ins throughout, surplus storage, embedded speakers with Sonos audio, and upgraded mechanicals: central air, a humidifier and 800-amp electrical service. (Of note: Each room has individually controlled thermostats for HVAC.) Pet-friendly and professionally managed, the building also features a fitness center and a 24-hour door staff. Convenient valet parking next door, as well as door-side service right at 1540 during dedicated hours. Steps from Lincoln Park, bike paths, the beaches of Lake Michigan and the Lincoln Park Zoo, not to mention a short stroll to the Mag Mile, fine dining and iconic cultural institutions, 1540 N. Lake Shore Dr., Unit 14-15N, offers world-class refinement with the very best of Chicago right outside your front door.

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425 W North Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60610 United States

Property ID:82QJ3X

MLS ID:11733572


  • 2 Fireplaces
  • Dishwasher
  • Doorman
  • Eat in Kitchen or Dining Room
  • Elevator
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Library
  • Refrigerator
  • Walk-in Closet(s)
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Washer Included
  • Dryer Included
  • Artist Studio
  • Bath - Jacuzzi Tub
  • Cable
  • Wet Bar
  • Butler’s Pantry
  • Stall Shower
  • Jogging / Biking Path
  • City / Town Street
  • Gas Heating
  • Public Sewer Service
  • Double Oven
  • Lake Water
  • Microwave Oven
  • Range and Oven
  • Brick
  • Metropolitan
  • Outdoor Activity
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