1400 E 55th Place #202S

Chicago, Illinois 60637
Closed / MLS #11435176 / Condo / Hyde Park
Listing information updated 8/12/2022 at 4:43pm
This terrific condo is under contract with a contingency to close on the sale of the buyer's property. We still welcome you to see it and make an offer if it looks like a great place for you. Located on the lip of the University of Chicago campus, this corner condo looks out to the neighborhood through mature trees. The distinctive I.M. Pei design shines through the arched exterior windows. The wood laminate floors throughout give it a modern feel. The renovated kitchen was opened to the living/dining room. It has 42" wood cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a peninsula for dining. The hall bath has lovely tiles and an updated vanity. Both bedrooms are roomy enough for both work and sleep. The master bath has a full size tiled shower stall and a newer vanity. This unit comes with an exterior parking space which is a valuable commodity in this end of the neighborhood. There won't be much need to drive, however, because you are in the center of the vibrant Hyde Park neighborhood. The Hyde Park Shopping Center with the Trader Joes and Walgreens as well as restaurants, shops and a bakery are an easy block east. To the west are restaurants and coffee shops on 55th. On 57th are more restaurants and bookstores. You are just two blocks south of the restaurants and shops on 53rd. An easy walk or bike to the the University of Chicago classrooms and offices, you'll also have all the attractions of the University. Concerts, films, theater and museums make this a cultural destination. It's also easy to get to the Loop on Lake Shore Drive or taking an express bus or Metra train close by. Beaches and Promontory Point on the lakefront are just blocks away. The building has attentive management, great security and a large engineering staff. It has a lovely pool you can join by the season and an exercise room. Few know about the breezy sun deck on the roof, but everyone knows about the big courtyard anchored by a center fountain. A storage locker (#70) comes with your unit too. Owners can have one dog and 2 cats. No pet weight limit. The parking space (#27) is in the the secure lot across the street from the North entrance at Blackstone. The spot is including in the price. Walk-Score rates the location as a biker's and walker's paradise with good transit.

Full Features

Exterior Type:
Beds Above Grade:
Cooling System:
Window/Wall Units - 3+
Heating System:
Baseboard, Radiator(s)
Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Range Hood, Gas Cooktop, Gas Oven
Main Level Primary Bedroom:
51-60 Years
Parking Type:
Space/s - Assigned,Off Street,Parking Lot
Parking Spaces:
Room Count:
Water Front:
Square Feet:
Pet Information:
Additional Pet Rent, Cats OK, Dogs OK, Number Limit
Common Area Amenities:
Bike Room/Bike Trails, Door Person, Coin Laundry, Elevator(s), Exercise Room, Storage, On Site Manager/Engineer, Park, Party Room, Sundeck, Pool, Receiving Room, Security Door Lock(s), Elevator(s), Fencing, In Ground Pool, Private Inground Pool, Security, Security Lighting
Internal Features:
Elevator, Wood Laminate Floors, First Floor Bedroom, First Floor Laundry, First Floor Full Bath, Laundry Hook-Up in Unit, Storage, Some Window Treatmnt, Dining Combo, Doorman, Drapes/Blinds, Granite Counters, Health Facilities, Lobby
External Features:
In Ground Pool, Storms/Screens, End Unit, Cable Access

Room Information

Living Room:
18x18 - Main
Dining Room:
combo - Main
9x9 - Main
Primary Bedroom:
14x14 - Main Level
2nd Bedroom:
11x12 - Main
4x6 - Main Level
3x4 - Main Level

Taxes & Assessments

Tax Amount:
Tax Year:
$977 / month


Zip Code:


School District(s):
Elementary School:
Ray Elementary School
Middle School:
High School:
Kenwood Academy High School

Listing Office: The Margie Smigel Group, LLC

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1400 E 55th Place #202S is a condo which sold for $180,000. 1400 E 55th Place #202S features 2 bedroom(s) and 2.0 bath(s). This condo has been listed on @properties since June 14th, 2022 and was built in 1963. Nearby schools include Ray Elementary School and Kenwood Academy High School. The nearest transit stops include Cottage Grove CTA Green line and 55th/56th St Metra Metra Metra Electric Main Branch line. Want to learn more about 1400 E 55th Place #202S?