5490 South Shore Drive 3s, Chicago, IL, 60615







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About 5490 South Shore Drive 3s

The uniqueness of this home will take your breath away! One-of-a-kind experience in luxury, elegance & comfort. This classically detailed 5,350 square foot residence is as gracious & elegant as a typical Hyde Park mansion. Rapp & Rapp architects, known for creating elaborate cinemas, designed this first tall luxury 20 units building of East Hyde Park- Jackson Shore Apartments in 1917! Prominent Chicagoans were attracted to this building, including Saul Below, winner of the Nobel Prize in literature, lived in this unit in the mid 60s. This beautiful home combines classic elegance and modern features. Upon entering a specious foyer that leads you to elegant public rooms with vintage features like extensive millwork, unique dining room and library ceilings custom made by the Italian artisans in 1930s. Some of the modern features include: A/C (Unico System) with Nortek whole home humidifier, all double paned low energy windows, media room wired for 7.1.4 atoms sound with speakers in the ceiling. Apartment has hardwired Ethernet, 4 large bedrooms with walk in closets, extensive picture moldings throughout the home. Impeccably maintained building with 24-hour security, on staff engineer, exercise room & a large private enclosed backyard with grills, dining tables and playground for kids. Great location close to University of Chicago, Lab School, Lake, Metra & Lake Shore Drive. Convenient outdoor parking & garage parking options in the area. Monthly assessments include taxes!

Additional Information: This property is located in the CHI - Hyde Park neighborhood, IL. This 6 bedrooms attached single property is priced at $131/sqft.

Facts & Features

MLS® # 11926009
Price $699,000
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms 5.00
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 5,350
Price per Square Footage $130.65
Taxes $0
HOA Fees $6,328
HOA Fees Freq. Monthly
Acres 0.00
Year Built 1917
Type Residential
Sub-Type Attached Single
Status Active

Community Information

Address 5490 South Shore Drive 3s
Area CHI - Hyde Park
Subdivision Jackson Shore
City Chicago
County Cook
State IL
Zip Code 60615


Amenities Door Person, Elevator(s), Storage, Health Club, On Site Manager/Engineer, Receiving Room, Service Elevator(s)
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Elevator, Hardwood Floors, Theatre Room, Laundry Hook-Up in Unit, Storage, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Bookcases, Ceilings - 9 Foot, Coffered Ceiling(s), Historic/Period Mlwk, Special Millwork, Some Window Treatmnt, Doorman, Drapes/Blinds, Health Facilities, Lobby, Separate Dining Room, Plaster, Replacement Windows
Appliances Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
Heating Radiator(s)
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 2
Fireplaces Wood Burning
# of Stories 10
Has Basement Yes
Basement None


Exterior Brick

School Information

District 299
High Kenwood Academy High School

Additional Information

Days on Market 30
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
Taxes $0

Listing Details

OfficeColdwell Banker Realty

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