1956 N Orchard St Chicago, IL 60614 (Sold)

$10,650,000 7 8
Price Bedrooms Bathrooms
Price dropped by 14.8% before being sold sold on 5/18/2023
Status: Sold

MLS #: 11724754

Detached Single Sq. Feet: 11000
Date Sold: 5/18/2023 Lot Size: N/A
Township: See All Homes for Sale in North Chicago Township
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Wonder of wonders. Rarely available three lot property (75' by 124)' in the heart of East Lincoln Park on prime Orchard Street. Incredible limestone home with stunning recently redone (2020) one-of-a-kind additions to the home and grounds. The home is an extraordinary property with a large and gracious floorplan oriented to take advantage of the lush south side yard. Nature is seamlessly integrated into the plan. The home has a grand center entrance. The formal living room and dining room flank the foyer. A soaring three-story staircase atrium with giant picture windows floods the home with light. The casual living space is remarkable. The kitchen is a cook's delight with two islands, eat in area, top of the line appliances, two dishwashers, butler's pantry, walk in pantry, three full sized refrigerators, six freezer drawers and wine/ beverage fridges. Huge adjacent family room leads to the outdoor kitchen, the wonderful decks and the magnificent yard. Also on this level; an office, mud room, two powder rooms, pet/kids' shower, thoughtful storage and an attached three car heated garage with roof deck on top. Property also has an additional detached two car garage for total of five parking spaces. Ascending the grand central staircase to the second level you will find a stunning primary suite and gorgeous bath, three additional bedrooms and large laundry room. The top floor is flexible and can be used in multiple ways. Currently configured with an office (could be additional bedroom), full bath, second kitchen, great sitting room and rec room. Large front and back decks with wonderful views wrap the house. The lower level offers a large great room, mirrored exercise space, two bedrooms, two baths, second laundry room, wine room, abundant storage and radiant heat. The outdoor space is truly one of the most unique and distinguished features of the home. Designed with privacy, the yard is a quiet oasis hidden from the street and architecturally integrated into the house. The professionally landscaped side yard, firepit, trellis, outdoor kitchen, decks, patio, sports court and lovely gardens make this space remarkable. No expense was spared with the renovation. The house has been superbly maintained. All new windows and French doors installed in the fall of 2022. Updated systems throughout. Four fireplaces, stunning light fixtures, gorgeous window treatments. Lovely interior design and exquisite landscaping make this such a special home. Steps to all Lincoln Park has to offer. Exclude: LR, DR and central stair chandeliers.
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 6 Full / 2 Half
Year Built: 2001
Exterior Construction Type: Brick, Limestone
Age Range: 21-25 Years
Type Detached: 3 Stories
Basement: Finished, Rec/Family Area
Basement Type: English
Approx. Sq. Ft.: 11000
Interior Features: Vaulted/Cathedral Ceilings, Skylight(s), Bar-Dry, Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s), Separate Dining Room
Appliances: Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Range Hood
Equipment: Security System, CO Detectors, Sump Pump, Sprinkler-Lawn
Fireplace Features: Gas Log, Gas Starter
Fireplaces Total: 4
Laundry: Multiple Locations, Sink
Rooms: Kitchen, Balcony/Porch/Lanai, Bedroom 5, Bedroom 6, Bedroom 7, Breakfast Room, Deck, Exercise Room, Great Room, Mud Room, Office, Pantry, Recreation Room, Sitting Room, Storage, Terrace, Utility Room-Lower Level, Walk In Closet
Exterior Features: Balcony, Deck, Patio, Roof Deck, Brick Paver Patio, Storms/Screens, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit
Other Structures: Second Garage
Cars: 5
Garage Spaces: 5
Air Conditioning: Central Air, Zoned
Heat Source / Type: Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Sep Heating Systems - 2+, Zoned
Fireplace(s): Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Great Room
Total Rooms: 18
Lot Dimensions: Oversized Chicago Lot
Lot Features: Fenced Yard, Landscaped
Garage Type: Attached, Detached
Garage Features: Transmitter(s), Heated
Attached Garage: Yes
Garage Ownership: Owned
Parking: Garage
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Lake Michigan
School District: 299
Elementary School: Oscar Mayer Elementary School
Middle School: Oscar Mayer Elementary School
High School: Lincoln Park High School
Area: Lincoln Park
County: Cook
Tax Year: 2021
Tax Annual Amount: $97, 556.20
Ownership: Fee Simple
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Listing Information Last Updated 5/28/2023
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