While it appears to be unlikely that we'll experience a white Christmas in Chicago this year (but hey, at least we won't be freezing!), there are plenty more...luxurious things to dream about, like these stunning multi-million dollar properties that have to be seen to be believed. Here are some of the most unbelievable homes currently on the market in the Windy City.
1516 North Lake Shore Drive: This ten bedroom, four bath single family residence is a once in a lifetime chance to own a fully renovated traditional home on Chicago's historic Lake Shore Drive. Built in 1916, this French Chateau inspired home has 12,000 square foot home plus 2,400 square foot coach house offers uninterrupted views of Lake Michigan, and it is only steps away from Lincoln Park, the Magnificent Mile, and some of the city's finest schools.
924 North Clark Street:This Prairie style six bedroom, eight bath single family home with a separate gatehouse features a courtyard, seven private terraces, a large atrium with a skylight, eco-friendly features like a solar heated pool, a green house, and geothermal heating and cooling, two kitchens, a smart home system, a wine cellar, an exercise room, an elevator, and a four car garage. A private oasis in the heart of the Gold Coast!
159 East Walton Place #PH: Situated on the top three floors of the classic Palmolive building at the intersection of Walton Place and Michigan Avenue, this five bedroom, six bath penthouse offers sweeping unobstructed views of Lake Michigan and the city, along extra high ceilings, several private terraces, two kitchens, and plenty of space for formal and informal entertaining both indoors and outdoors. There's also two office spaces, a card room, a billiards room, a den, and three valet parking spaces are included.
415 East North Water #PH05: The ultimate home for anyone who loves to entertain, this contemporary three bed, three bath condo at Lakeshore East is located in a full amenity building (including a state of the art fitness center and multiple indoor and outdoor pools). In the two-level unit itself, there's a basketball and squash court, a sixty-seven foot wrap around terrace, a hot tub, three saltwater aquariums, over one million dollars worth of exotic stone, and much more, including three parking spaces.
11 East Walton Street #5200: One of the few remaining full floor residences at the iconic Waldorf Astoria, this four bed, five bath condo is completely custom built, with multiple private terraces with expansive views, an elegant floor plan designed to flow graciously from one room to the next, a master suite with as a spa bath, a home theater, a glass-walled wine cellar, a private pool, massive custom closets, and more; plus, all the amenities of living in a world class private hotel.
Want to make your dreams a reality? Call our "elves" or should we say real estate agents today.