$6,000,000
10 Beds
5, 2 half Baths
12,000 SqFt
0.19 Acre Lot
8,298 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Detached Single
Year Built 1916
Neighborhood
Days on Website 149

Property Map

$6,000,000 – 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60610

Street View

Courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices KoenigRubloff.

Description

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.

Property Details and Features

Listing

  • Source: Midwest Real Estate Data, LLC
  • 2019-04-18
  • Exclusive Right To Sell

Bedrooms

  • 10 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • No Tub
  • Full/half bathrooms: 5.2
  • 5 full bathrooms
  • 2 half bathrooms
  • Half

Location

  • 1516
  • CHI – Near North Side
  • Cook

Disability Features

  • Disability access: No

House

  • Built in 1916 (approximate)
  • 12000 approximate square feet
  • Square footage source: Estimated
  • 15 rooms
  • 100+ Years

Amenities

  • Park/Playground
  • Pond/Lake
  • Curbs/Gutters
  • Sidewalks
  • Street Lights
  • Street Paved

Property

  • Concrete
  • Detached Single

Lot

  • 0 acres
  • 50 X 170
  • Irregular
  • Lake Front
  • Landscaped Professionally
  • Water View
  • Less Than .25 Acre

Appliances and Equipment

  • Oven/Range
  • Refrigerator

Kitchen

  • Kitchen level: 2nd Level
  • Kitchen size: 14X11
  • Eating Area-Table Space
  • Galley
  • Pantry-Butler
  • Pantry-Closet

Dining Room

  • Dining room flooring: Hardwood
  • Dining room level: 2nd Level
  • Dining room size: 24X22

Family Room

  • Family room flooring: Hardwood
  • Family room level: 2nd Level
  • Family room size: 30X22

Living Room

  • Living room flooring: Hardwood
  • Living room level: 2nd Level
  • Living room size: 34X21

Master Bedroom

  • Master bedroom level: 3rd Level
  • Master bedroom size: 31X14

Second Bedroom

  • Second bedroom level: 3rd Level
  • Second bedroom size: 31X14

Third Bedroom

  • Third bedroom level: 3rd Level
  • Third bedroom size: 19X16

Fourth Bedroom

  • Fourth bedroom level: 3rd Level
  • Fourth bedroom size: 19X16

Additional Rooms

  • Additional room 10 level: 4th Level
  • Additional room 10 name: 10th Bdrm
  • Additional room 10 size: 16X11
  • Additional room 1 flooring: Marble
  • Additional room 1 level: Main Level
  • Additional room 1 name: Foyer
  • Additional room 1 size: 22X12
  • Additional room 2 flooring: Hardwood
  • Additional room 2 level: Main Level
  • Additional room 2 name: Sitting
  • Additional room 2 size: 32X22
  • Additional room 3 level: Main Level
  • Additional room 3 name: Storage
  • Additional room 3 size: 31X31
  • Additional room 4 level: 2nd Level
  • Additional room 4 name: Other
  • Additional room 4 size: 30X22
  • Additional room 5 level: 3rd Level
  • Additional room 5 name: 5th Bdrm
  • Additional room 5 size: 16X14
  • Additional room 6 level: 3rd Level
  • Additional room 6 name: 6th Bdrm
  • Additional room 6 size: 16X15
  • Additional room 7 level: 3rd Level
  • Additional room 7 name: 7th Bdrm
  • Additional room 7 size: 15X11
  • Additional room 8 level: 4th Level
  • Additional room 8 name: 8th Bdrm
  • Additional room 8 size: 19X15
  • Additional room 9 level: 4th Level
  • Additional room 9 name: 9th Bdrm
  • Additional room 9 size: 15X13
  • 5th Bedroom
  • 6th Bedroom
  • 7th Bedroom
  • 8th Bedroom
  • 9th Bedroom
  • 10th Bedroom
  • Foyer
  • Sitting Room
  • Storage
  • Other

Garage

  • Detached
  • 3 garage spaces

Parking

  • 5 cars
  • 2 parking spaces
  • Unassigned
  • Driveway
  • Garage
  • Space/s

Heating

  • Hot Water/Steam
  • Baseboard

Heating & Cooling

  • 3+ (Window/Wall Unit)

Utilities

  • Circuit Breakers
  • Fuses
  • Sewer-Public
  • Lake Michigan
  • Public

Interior Features

  • Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings
  • Elevator
  • Hardwood Floors
  • 1st Floor Bedroom
  • In-Law Arrangement

Exterior Features

  • Brick
  • Concrete
  • Limestone
  • Breezeway

Roof

  • Tile

Basement

  • Crawl
  • Partial

Fireplaces

  • Family Room
  • Living Room
  • Master Bedroom
  • Other
  • 9 interior fireplaces
  • Gas Starter

Laundry

  • Not Applicable

Schools

  • Elementary school district: 299
  • Middle school district: 299
  • High school district: 299

Taxes

  • Other
  • Tax year: 2017

Miscellaneous

  • Commuter Bus
  • Interstate Access
  • Historical District
  • 4+ Stories
  • Coach House

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