When asked about the finest neighborhoods of Chicago, most locals will probably tell you Gold Coast is on the short list. This upscale community is known for its ideal location—beside the best beaches on the Lake Michigan shoreline and just north of downtown Chicago—as well as its boutique shops, dynamic arts and entertainment scene, and extravagant historic mansions. However, this doesn't mean that Gold Coast real estate is only for the rich and famous. There is an array of reasonably priced Gold Coast condos for sale in modern buildings that afford buyers or renters the same urban conveniences as Chicago's elite residents.
Built for attorney John H. Thompson based on one of Cobb and Frost's last designs, Thompson House remains one of the most visually stunning landmark homes in Chicago's Gold Coast. This grand private residence on Dearborn Street is located in a residential / business planned development area, which offers many use possibilities. Impeccably detailed woodwork and gorgeous stained-glass windows speak to the affluence and grandeur of a bygone era.
Historic elegance melds perfectly with modern sophistication throughout this meticulously updated and immaculately maintained 9000 square foot home. Perfectly sited in the heart of the Gold Coast, this landmark residence is uniquely positioned and flooded with sunlight. The epitome of grandeur and perfectly crafted for world class entertaining, this grand home also offers very comfortable moments for everyday living throughout. Tremendous
Absolutely stunning, David Adler designed duplex penthouse set atop one of the finest, vintage condominium buildings on Astor Street. Available for the first time in nearly 50 years, this 6 bedroom home boasts nearly 8000 square feet and features 3 separate private terraces with amazing city and lake views. The expansive living room, with parquet floors and original paneled walls is perfect for entertaining. The elegant, light-filled and
Located on an extraordinary double lot in the heart of Chicago's Gold Coast, this 9,100 sqft mansion offers the best of all worlds! Original handcrafted architectural details have been preserved while it was transformed by LG Development into a comfortable 21st century home with state-of-the-art infrastructure and a modern floorplan designed for entertaining and family living. There are 7 bedrooms (including a luxurious full floor master with
One of the most sophisticated homes to come to market, PH 1202 at the Ambassador is in a league of its own. Warm modern details grace this 5913 Sqft PH in the Heart of Chicagos most sought after neighborhood. Purchased as raw space and reimagined by the team at Wheeler Kearns, This incredibly bright home boasts a gracious entry,13ft ceilings, A stunning Venetian plaster wrapped circular staircase,5 bedrooms (4 en suite), Formal lvng/dining rms,
GOLD COAST! JUST COMPLETED LUXURIOUS MANSION LOCATED ON PRESTIGIOUS ASTOR STREET. HOME RENOVATED DOWN TO THE STUDS IN 2019 BY AWARD WINNING NOAH PROPERTIES AND DESIGNED BY LISEK INTERIORS. THIS APROX 10,000 SQUARE FEET, EXTRA WIDE, HISTORIC CORNER HOME FEATURES 5 SUN DRENCHED BEDS PLUS DEN ON SECOND AND THIRD FLOOR, 6 BATHS, 2 POWDER ROOMS, 3 WET BARS, BUTLER'S PANTRY, GREAT SIZE REC ROM IN LOWER LEVEL, ELEVATOR TO ALL FLOORS, PHENOMENAL OUTDOOR
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
Bloomfield Development presents an ultra-rare, new construction, 7,400-square-foot single-family home in the heart of the famed Gold Coast. Located on an oversized 150' deep parcel on one of Chicago's most prestigious streets, this classic home features a French limestone facade, 6 bedrooms, 6 full baths, 2 half baths, a 5-stop elevator, & a garage for up to 4 cars (with optional lift & breezeway attachment). Enter through the elegant
This magnificent residence lives like a single family with approx. 5800 square feet on 2 floors and a private street entrance, yet offers the 24-hr.security, maintenance and management services of an 18-unit luxury, boutique condominium building...the best of both worlds! It showcases the finest designer finishes, creating a timeless oasis in Chicago's Gold Coast neighborhood. The space flows easily from a formal living room, dining room,
First time on the market since this renovation was first offered! Behind this classic Potter Palmer mansion sits an architectural vision with grand room sizes, gracious ceiling heights and cool modern lines throughout. Elevator access to all levels as well as an architecturally significant scissor staircase to all levels. The main level of the home offers great spaces for living and dining and tremendous light pours in through a two story
Set on a 35' wide lot in the heart of Chicago's Gold Coast, this 9,750 sqft graystone has been fully renovated offering a masterful combination of old-world grandeur and modern amenities. The extra wide, extra deep interior allows for beautifully proportioned rooms with high ceilings and abundant light. Each above grade level has more than 2,600 sqft of refined living space with elegant formal rooms and 6 spacious bedrooms. The master suite
New style. New look. Move right in! Freshly painted white in this total restoration of fabulous Gold Coast 1898 row house. No detail was overlooked. Luxury in every single inch of the home including moldings, marquetry, fabulous original staircase, stain glass, 3 gas fireplaces, lovely built-ins, quality finishes, and stunning murals. Totally modern floorplan with amazing cook's kitchen and adjacent family room that leads to charming landscaped
Living in Chicago's Gold Coast means you're among the most impressive homes in the United States. The luxurious mansions at the high end of the Gold Coast real estate market were built as early as the 1800s and embody luxury in its finest form. Buying a historic masterpiece like this is the ultimate sign of prestige in Chicago.
A wonderful selection of luxury condo buildings and brick townhouses are also dispersed throughout Gold Coast. The townhouses provide extremely spacious floor plans and more than enough privacy to make their owners feel as though they're living in single-family homes. Meanwhile, some of the high-rise buildings offer incredible views of Lake Michigan, particularly those along Lake Shore Drive. The large floor-to-ceiling windows on many of these condos only enhance the views even more! Units in these buildings range incredibly in size, but all include the finest interior design elements and provide a lifestyle that's hard to match in many other multi-family homes.
You can also find a variety of condos for less than $300,000 that include well over 1,000-square-foot floor plans and have remodeled interiors to provide a similar atmosphere to condos in the middle to higher end of the market.
Amenities Near Gold Coast Homes For Sale
The variety of things to do and sights to see in Gold Coast is as appealing as the spectacular real estate market. The gorgeous Oak Street Beach is located in this area, meaning residents can walk from their homes to a find-sand beach and work on their tan, play a game of beach volleyball, or take a dip in Lake Michigan! This beach is complimented by the walking paths near the lake, as well as the abundance of waterfront parks in and around the neighborhood.
Shoppers and nightlife lovers have more than enough boutique stores and bars to keep them entertained. The Magnificent Mile is among the most famous shopping districts in the country, while bars such as Streeter's Tavern, The Lodge, and Zebra Lounge are just a few of the hot spots for locals and tourists to let loose after the sun goes down. There are also several museums, art galleries, and venues to enjoy live theater in Gold Coast. In short, you'll never get bored in this lively community!
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Listing information last updated on April 9th, 2020 at 2:35am CDT.