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MLS #11745340

1242 N Lake Shore Drive 11n, Chicago IL, 60610
gold coast Condo

Bed: 4 | Bath: 4.1 | Tax: CO-OP | HOA: 3287

For Sale: $865,000


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    This rare two-story, 11th floor north-east-south facing home; simply stunning and elegant, is now available in one of the most refined, pre-war co-op buildings in the Gold Coast on North Lake Shore Drive. As you enter, the two-story foyer reveals a dramatic spiral staircase to the left, leading to three ensuite bedrooms. From the foyer to the right, enjoy striking, panoramic Lake Michigan views for miles as you enter the spacious living room with a wood burning fireplace and contiguous, gracious dining room with north corner views. Continue into the light-filled kitchen and fourth bedroom beyond, currently a cozy office, with a bathroom and stacked washer and dryer in an adjacent closet. This pet-friendly, full amenity building offers exceptional personal service with 24-hour door staff, maintenance staff, live-in engineer, on-site manager, storage and fitness room. You can walk to the lakefront, Lincoln Park, neighborhood private and public schools, world-class healthcare, Oak Street, N. Michigan Ave shopping and restaurants galore. There is leased valet parking next door at 1212 LSD which is located just South of 1242 entrance. For the architectural vintage enthusiasts, this building was designed by renowned architect, Robert Seeley Degolyer. With only two units per floor, you will enjoy a sense of peace, quiet and privacy in this special apartment that lives like a single-family home. Taxes are not included in month assessment quoted. 2021 Taxes = $13,788.36. Incredible value! Incredible location! Incredible landmark building!

    Features and Information

    Property Information

    • List Price: $865,000
    • Tax: CO-OP
    • Assessments: $3,287
    • Square Feet: 2408
    • Market Time: 64
    • Status: Active
    • Type: Condo
    • Built: 1929
    • Garage Spaces: -
    • Dimensions: COMMON

    Property Location

    • Address: 1242 N LAKE SHORE Drive 11N
    • Unit: 11N
    • Unit Floor Level: 11
    • City/State: Chicago
    • ZIP: 60610
    • MLS Area: CHI - Near North Side
    • County: Cook
    • PIN #: 17031110050000


    • Heat: Hot Water/Steam,Radiators,Indv Controls
    • Air Conditioning: Central Air
    • Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
    • Parking: None
    • Age: 91-100 Years
    • Exterior: Brick,Stone
    • Exposure: S (South),E (East),W (West),City,Lake/Water
    • Assessments Include: Heat, Water, Gas, Common Insurance, Security, Doorman, Exercise Facilities, Exterior Maintenance, Lawn Care, Scavenger, Snow Removal


    • Total Rooms: 9
    • Bedrooms: 4
    • Master Bedroom: 21X19
    • Bedroom 2: 17X13
    • Bedroom 3: 17X14
    • Bedroom 4: 10X9
    • Bathrooms: 4.1
    • Living Room: 26X15
    • Family Room: 13X12
    • Dining Room: 24X14
    • Kitchen: 18X9
    • Basement Bath: No
    • Master Bath: Full

    Based on information submitted to the MLS GRID as of 5/28/2023 8:32 AM. All data is obtained from various sources and may not have been verified by broker or MLS GRID. Supplied Open House Information is subject to change without notice. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. Properties may or may not be listed by the office/agent presenting the information.

    Map of 1242 N Lake Shore Drive 11n, Chicago IL, 60610

    Sales History For 1242 N Lake Shore Drive 11n

    Date Event Price
    Feb 03, 2014 Closed MRED #08400305 $850,000

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    Listed by: Paula Johnson - Compass
    Source: MRED as distributed by MLS GRID

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