1442 North Astor Street, Chicago


6 Beds
6 Baths
6,000 Sqft
.06 Acres
0 Garages

***SEE DRONE VIDEO IN FOR VIRTUAL TOUR LINK. TOUCHLESS AND FACETIME SHOWINGS AVAILABLE AS WELL!*** Built in 1891 for Charles Vallette Kasson by famed architect brothers Pond & Pond, this home was designed for grand entertaining, yet hidden in plain site to create a sense of privacy. Sitting on a rare 50 foot lot on one of Chicago's most prestigious streets, this has been meticulously maintained by the same family since 1958. Today, the home is a blank canvas ready for the next artist to make their mark. Renovation plans by architect Chip von Weise have been approved by The Commission of Chicago Landmarks to transform this into a 10,000sf+ home for modern living. Bring your developer, designer, and creative eye (please note, the new owner does not have to execute these renovation plans if they do not want to). Basement would make for an excellent apartment, au pair suite, or in-law quarters. Throw a summer soiree or relax in the sun from the one-of-a-kind private garden. Walking distance to the best restaurants in Chicago, entertainment, and Lake Michigan!

Essential Information
MLS® #10611910
Full Baths5
Half Baths2
Square Footage6,000
Year Built1891
Sub-TypeDetached Single
Community Information
Address1442 North Astor Street
AreaCHI - Near North Side
Zip Code60610
AmenitiesStreet Lights, Sidewalks
Parking Spaces1
ParkingOff Alley
HeatingRadiant, Radiators
CoolingCentral Air, Space Pac
# of Fireplaces3
FireplacesWood Burning, Gas Starter
Stories3 Stories
Has BasementYes
Interior Features

Skylight(s), Hardwood Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)

ExteriorBrick, Limestone
Exterior FeaturesPatio, Roof Deck
FoundationBlock, Brick, Concrete

Keller Williams Chicago-Lincoln Park

Property History
Status Changed from New to Active

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Listing information last updated on June 6th, 2020 at 6:20pm CDT.