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Listing Courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Koenigrubloff

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Virtual Tour
1516 N Lake Shore Drive - A luxury residence like this is not viewed it's experienced. Originally built for Edward Tyler Blair, a Chicago investment banking magnate, the home was designated as a Chicago Landmark in 1989 and is listed on both the National Register and Illinois Register of Historic Places. Every once in a while an exceptional opportunity presents itself. This is one of those times. 1516 Lake Shore Drive is a jewel in the crown of the Gold Coast of Chicago. It's been 65 years since this property was available for sale. The right buyer will see the potential and accept stewardship of this piece of Chicago history. Up to 12,000+ sf in the main house with a 2,400 sq ft coach house/garage. Sketched photos are for concept only. * Image was made using computer graphics.

Listing information

  • MLS® ID: 10348202
  • Beds: 10
  • Total Rooms: 15
  • Parking Type Description: Detached 3 cars
  • Total Square Footage: 12,000 ($500.00 per sq. foot)
  • County: Cook
  • Style: Other
  • Baths: 7 (Full: 5 3/4: 0 1/2: 2 Other: 0)
  • Stories: 0
  • New Construction: No
  • Lot Area: 0.19 Acres
  • Year Built: 1916
  • Status: Active
  • Fireplaces: 9
  • Foreclosure: No
  • Lot Size: 50 X 170

Features

Additional Rooms 10th Bedroom, 5th Bedroom, 6th Bedroom, 7th Bedroom, 8th Bedroom, 9th Bedroom, Foyer, Other, Sitting Room, Storage
Age 100+ Years
Air Conditioning 3+ (Window/Wall Unit)
Appliances Oven/Range, Refrigerator
Area CHI - Near North Side
Area Amenities Curbs/Gutters, Park/Playground, Pond/Lake, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Assessment Includes None
Basement Partial
Basement Bathrooms (Y/N) No
Basement Description Crawl
Bath Amenities No Tub
Built Before 1978 (Y/N) Yes
Dining Room Separate
Disability Access and/or Equipped No
Driveway Concrete
Electricity Circuit Breakers, Fuses
Exposure E (East)
Exterior Building Type Brick, Concrete, Limestone
Exterior Property Features Breezeway
Fireplace Details Gas Starter
Fireplace Location Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other
Garage On-Site Yes
Garage Ownership Owned
Garage Type Detached
General Information Commuter Bus, Historical District, Interstate Access
Heat/Fuel Baseboard, Hot Water/Steam
Interior Property Features 1st Floor Bedroom, Elevator, Hardwood Floors, In-Law Arrangement, Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
Is Parking Included in Price Yes
Kitchen Type Eating Area-Table Space, Galley, Pantry-Butler, Pantry-Closet
Lot Description Irregular, Lake Front, Landscaped Professionally, Water View
Lot Size Less Than .25 Acre
Master Association Fee No
Master Bedroom Bath Half
Other Bedrooms (Below Grade) - 0, Green Supporting Documents - N, Special Service Area - N, Tax Year - 2017, Total Full/Half Baths - 5.2, Township - Lake
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Garage, Space/s
Parking Details Driveway, Unassigned
Parking On-Site Yes
Parking Ownership Owned
Possession Closing
Property Type Detached Single
Recent Rehab (Y/N) No
Roof Type Tile
Sale Terms Other
Sewer Sewer-Public
Special Assessments N
Tax Exemptions Other
Type Detached 4+ Stories, Coach House
Virtual Tour None
Water Lake Michigan, Public
Waterfront (Y/N) Yes

Rooms

10th Bdrm 4th Level 16X11
5th Bdrm 3rd Level 16X14
6th Bdrm 3rd Level 16X15
7th Bdrm 3rd Level 15X11
8th Bdrm 4th Level 19X15
9th Bdrm 4th Level 15X13
Bedroom 2 3rd Level 31X14
Bedroom 3 3rd Level 19X16
Bedroom 4 3rd Level 19X16
Dining Room 2nd Level 24X22
Family Room 2nd Level 30X22
Foyer Main Level 22X12
Kitchen 2nd Level 14X11
Laundry Room Not Applicable xx
Living Room 2nd Level 34X21
Master Bedroom 3rd Level 31X14
Other 2nd Level 30X22
Sitting Main Level 32X22
Storage Main Level 31X31
Listing Courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Koenigrubloff