half bath
square ft

125 W Delaware Place

Chicago, Illinois 60610
Closed / MLS #11172651 / Single Family / Near North Side
Unparalleled amenities the moment you enter this meticulous renovation of a Victorian single family home in the heart of the Gold Coast. Every detail has been considered in this urban oasis and the care and craftsmanship is evident throughout. Generous 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath with an expansive and uniquely open floor plan that brings light in from 4 exposures. Thoughtfully selected designer finishes with a modern flair that encompasses keen attention to the preservation of the vintage origins. Originally built in 1895, the home was restored from top to bottom in an extensive gut renovation including everything but the existing brick exterior walls. Heated floors on the lower level and snowmelt on the front steps. All doors and newel posts were salvaged from antique stores, stripped, and incorporated into the design of the home, baseboards and casings were custom designed and installed, all crown moldings are custom plaster and a new copper mansard roof was installed. New 5" oak hardwood flooring throughout with a custom stain crafted on site. Steel beams and doubling of all floor joists. The living room overlooks a quiet tree-lined street from the expansive Marvin windows and features high ceilings, a hand-carved French limestone fireplace and leads to a dining room ideal for entertaining that boasts a second hand-carved French limestone fireplace and Murano glass chandelier. The show-stopping custom-designed staircase is a centerpiece throughout the home and features the newel posts, each one is different and unique. The railings and iron spindles are new. A fully outfitted gourmet kitchen surpasses the expectations of the most discerning chef. Gray Opera marble countertops and backsplash throughout and a large center island with room for 4 stools. The cabinetry is custom made and hand-painted from Australia. Professional high-end stainless steel appliances include Wolf range and Wolf hood fan, Miele steam oven and Bosch dishwasher. Travertine tile floors in a herringbone pattern lead to a balcony perfect for al fresco dining. Off the kitchen is an office nook perfect for attending to bills or a kids homework area. Primary suite overlooks the treetops and the built-in bench creates a perfect reading nook. Cabinetry was custom made and painted to create serene wall panels. Impressive spa style bathroom showcases full marble slabs that adorn the walls and floors, a free-standing Wet-style bathtub. The large separate shower includes a built in niche and trough style drain. Dorn Bracht fixtures, Glass Crafters mirrored vanities, and double bowl vanities enhance the floating cabinetry. Original restored pocket doors lead to the second bedroom along with clever closets. The third bedroom/office highlights stunning built-in mahogany cabinetry. Blue Quartz full marble slabs are a standout in the second bathroom. A large top-floor family room/entertaining area boasts 12-foot ceilings and light from all directions. A full bar and custom built-in cabinetry allow for a multitude of uses. The enormous top floor deck walks out from the Marvin doors and creates a private oasis in the city. The roof recreation area has wood and iron decking The lower level has high ceilings, a large family room, full bar including sink, wine fridge and custom designed wall wine storage. The guest suite (4th bedroom) is ideally located for privacy and comfort. The lower level has two exits to outside, a full intricately tiled bath and large laundry/mudroom with sink and a utility area with security hub. Phenomenal location steps to everything the Gold Coast has to offer. Half a block from Washington Square Park and the Newberry Library. Close to the train, Michigan Avenue, Lake Shore Drive and the lake. Numerous garage parking options half a block away.

Full Features
Architecture Style: Victorian
Exterior Type: Brick
Basement: Finished,Exterior Access
Beds Above Grade: 4
Cooling System: Central Air
Heating System: Natural Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
Appliances: Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, High End Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Wine Refrigerator
Main Level Primary Bedroom: No
Fireplace: Yes
Pool: No
Age: 100+ Years
Parking Type: Garage
Parking Spaces: 2
Room Count: 10
Water Front: No
Square Feet: 3,200
Lot Size: Less Than .25 Acre
Acreage: 0.0269
Internal Features: Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, Built-in Features
External Features: Deck, Roof Deck
Room Information
Living Room: 13x13 - Main
Dining Room: 15x13 - Main
Kitchen: 18x11 - Main
Family Room: 12x12 - Lower
Primary Bedroom: 14x11 - Second Level
2nd Bedroom: 10x09 - Second
3rd Bedroom: 11x10 - Second
4th Bedroom: 13x09 - Lower
Den: 15x13 - Third Level
Deck: 19x12 - Third Level
Office: 7x5 - Main Level
Foyer: 14x5 - Main Level
Utility Room-Lower Level: 10x9 - Lower Level
Taxes & Assessments
Tax Amount: $24,877
Tax Year: 2019
Zip Code: 60610
City: Chicago
County: Cook
School District(s): 299
Elementary School: Ogden International
Middle School: Ogden International
High School: N/A

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