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1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

$6,000,000 - 10 Beds - 6 Baths - 12,000 Sqft - .19 Acres

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.

Essential Information

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL
  • MLS® # 10596601
  • Price $6,000,000
  • Bedrooms 10
  • Bathrooms 6.00
  • Full Baths 5
  • Half Baths 2
  • Square Footage 12,000
  • Acres 0.19
  • Year Built 1916
  • Type Residential
  • Sub-Type Detached Single
  • Status Active

Community Information

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL
  • Address 1516 North Lake Shore Drive
  • Area CHI - Near North Side
  • City Chicago
  • County Cook
  • State IL
  • Zip Code 60610

Amenities

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL
  • Parking Spaces 5
  • Parking Unassigned, Driveway
  • # of Garages 3
  • Is Waterfront Yes

Amenities

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

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

Interior

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL
  • Appliances Oven/Range, Refrigerator
  • Heating Hot Water/Steam, Baseboard
  • Cooling 3+ (Window/Wall Unit)
  • Basement Crawl
  • Fireplace Yes
  • # of Fireplaces 9
  • Fireplaces Gas Starter
  • Stories 4+ Stories, Coach House

Interior Features

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

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

Exterior

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL
  • Exterior Brick, Concrete, Limestone
  • Exterior Features Breezeway
  • Roof Tile

Lot Description

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Irregular, Lake Front, Landscaped Professionally, Water View

Listing Details

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Office

For 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Price Change History for 1516 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL (MLS® #10596601)

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Listing information last updated on May 27th, 2020 at 6:35am CDT.