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5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL 60637

$525,000

  • For Sale
  • Active
  • Condo / Townhouse
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 2,000 Sq. Ft.
  • 1 Car Garage
5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL 60637 View this property at 5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL 60637
5551 South University Avenue #1 Chicago IL 60637

Property Description

This 2,000 square foot condo is located in an historically significant, 3-unit building in the heart of the University of Chicago campus. Designed in 1937 by the renowned Keck brothers, this award-winning landmark structure is a gem of mid-20th century residential design. This bright 2nd story residence offers an extra wide floor plan, new hardwood floors, a wood burning fireplace, and original Keck designed bookcases, built-ins, and windows. The home's open living space has a distinctly modern feel. Other features include four bedrooms, two full baths and a den. Amenities include a white kitchen, in-unit Maytag washer/dryer, central a/c, a 160 sqft private terrace overlooking a large shared yard, lobby level storage, a space in the
building's attached garage. Sorry no dogs! The Smart Museum of Art and the Court Theater, as well as the Metra, numerous restaurants, Treasure Island Foods and Whole Foods are each close by.

Full Property Details for 5551 South University Avenue #1

  • Price: $525,000
  • HOA FEE: $642
  • Taxes: $3,654 (2015)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Condo /Townhouse
  • MLS ID: 09476529
  • Updated: 1/19/2017
  • Added: 42 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL
  • Listed at $525,000 on 1/13/17

Interior

  • Number of Rooms: 9
  • Rooms/Areas: Library, Den, Foyer, Mud Room, Deck
  • Interior Features: Hardwood Floors, Laundry Hook-Up in Unit, Storage
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace(s): Living Room, Wood-Burning
  • Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
  • Appliances/Equip: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Master Bathroom: None

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Bedrooms(Abv Grade): 4
  • Master Bedroom: Other, 11 x 14, Main Level
  • Bedroom 2: Hardwood, 11 x 11, Main Level
  • Bedroom 3: Other, 08 x 08, Main Level
  • Bedroom 4: Other, 13 x 10, Main Level

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Hardwood, 15 x 22, Main Level
  • Kitchen: Stone, 12 x 09, Main Level
  • Dining Room: Combined with Living Room, Hardwood, 13 x 13, Main Level
  • Den: Other, 11 x 09, Main Level
  • Library: Hardwood, 09 x 06, Main Level
  • Foyer: Hardwood, 04 x 07, Main Level
  • Mud Room: Other, 05 x 06, Main Level
  • Deck: 20 x 08, Main Level

Additional Information

  • Shared Amenities: Bike Room/Bike Trails, Storage, Security Door Locks

Exterior

  • Exterior Features: Deck

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Attached garage: Yes
  • Garage Ownership: Owned
  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Number of Cars: 1
  • Parking Type: Garage, Space(s)
  • Garage Description: Garage Door Opener(s)

Location

  • Area: CHI - Hyde Park
  • County: Cook
  • Township: HYDE PARK
  • Driving Directions: One block west of Woodlawn between 55th and 56th. University is one-way going north.
  • Direction Faces: N (North), S (South), E (East), W (West)

School Information

  • School District: 299
  • Elem School District: 299
  • Midd School District: 299
  • High School District: 299
  • Elementary School: RAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • Middle School: RAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • High School: KENWOOD ACADEMY HIGH SCHOOL

Community

  • Pets Allowed: Yes
  • Pet Restrictions: Cats OK, / 999lbs.

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Central Air Conditioning
  • Heating Type: Gas, Forced Air

Utilities

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Lake Michigan

Structural Information

  • Structure Type: Condo, Mid-Rise (4 to 6 Stories)
  • Construction: Condo, Mid-Rise (4 to 6 Stories)
  • Exterior Const.: Brick
  • Basement Desc.: None
  • Stories Description: 4
  • Square Feet: 2,000
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Estimated
  • Year Built: 1937
  • Built Before 1978: Yes

Unit Information

  • Units in Building: 3
  • Unit Floor in Bldg.: 2

Lot Features

  • Lot Dimensions: COMMON
  • Topography: Fenced Yard, Landscaped Professionally
  • Lot Features: None
  • Lot Description: Fenced Yard, Landscaped Professionally

Financial Considerations

  • Association Fee: $642
  • Parking Included: Yes
  • Tax Amount: $3,654.61
  • Tax Year: 2015
  • Terms: Conventional

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Condo
  • Assmt Includes: Heat, Air Conditioning, Water, Gas, Parking, Common Insurance, Exterior Maintenance, Lawn Care, Scavenger, Snow Removal
  • APN: 20141060110000

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5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL 60637 (MLS# 09476529) is a Condo / Townhouse property with 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. 5551 South University Avenue #1 is currently listed for $525,000 and was received on January 13, 2017. This property is listed by Ames Group Chicago from our Lincoln Park Plaza Office. Want to learn more about 5551 South University Avenue #1? Do you have questions about finding other Condo / Townhouse real estate for sale in Hyde Park? You can browse all Hyde Park real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.

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