Custom-built, brick 2-flat, thoughtfully-designed by an architect for his sister. Filled with original oak woodwork & doors, lovely vintage details, built-ins, vintage light fixtures & much more. There's even some secret hiding places! Beautiful entry door with two overhead stained glass windows. Gracious original oak staircase in foyer leads to 2nd floor landing with large window and small sitting area. Located in lovely, leafy West Ridge near Indian Boundary and Warren Parks. Near bus, L and Metra train stops. Two large 6/2BR/1BA apts, with spacious rooms throughout. (See floor plans for room sizes). Gleaming hardwood floors in most rooms and original tile in baths & kitchens. Both units have a large living room w/decorative fireplace, formal dining room, 2 bedrooms, full bath, eat-in kitchen w/walk-in pantry, 3-season sun room or office overlooking lovely back yard w/perennials. Back porches are ideal for viewing the sunset. Charming, brick 2-car garage. Huge, full basement with 2 separate entrances, has plenty of storage, workshop and room to expand. Efficient radiator heat. Original bathrooms w/linen closets for extra storage. High ceilings, arched doorways, custom built-ins and so much more. Improvements over the last 5 years include newer Pella windows (except in DR's), tuckpointing & newer lintels, newer siding on back, newer sidewalk from front walk to alley, newer fence, newly refinished front door, newer gutters, newer automatic garage door. Charming, brick 2-car garage. Huge, high, full basement with interior & exterior access, storage, workshop and plenty of room to expand. Two washers and dryers, two hot water heaters included. First floor is rented and occupied until Sept. 30, 2022. (Rent is below market rate for family member. Dishwasher on 1st floor AS-IS.) (Ceiling in 1st floor dining room needs repair). SHOWINGS FOR PRE-APPROVED BUYERS ONLY.