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5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL 60637

$500,000

  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Condo / Townhouse
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 2,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Updated 6 days ago
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

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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

  • Sold For: $500,000
  • HOA FEE: $642
  • Taxes: $3,654 (2015)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Condo /Townhouse
  • MLS ID: 09476529
  • Added: 131 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL
  • Sold at $500,000 on 5/18/17
  • Listed at $525,000 on 1/13/17

Interior

  • Number of Rooms: 9
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace(s): Wood-Burning

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 2

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Bedroom 1: 11 x 14, Main Level
  • Bedroom 2: 11 x 11, Main Level
  • Bedroom 3: 08 x 08, Main Level
  • Bedroom 4: 13 x 10, Main Level

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: 15 x 22, Main Level
  • Family Room: Not Applicable
  • Kitchen: 12 x 09, Main Level
  • Dining Room: 13 x 13, Main Level
  • Den: 11 x 09, Main Level
  • Other Room 1: Library, 09 x 06, Main Level
  • Other Room 3: Foyer, 04 x 07, Main Level
  • Other Room 4: Mud, 05 x 06, Main Level

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Description: Garage Door Opener(s)

Location

  • County: Cook
  • Driving Directions: One block west of Woodlawn between 55th and 56th. University is one-way going north.

School Information

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

Community

  • Pets Allowed: Yes

Heating & Cooling

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

Structural Information

  • Construction: Condo, Mid-Rise (4 to 6 Stories)
  • Square Feet: 2,000
  • Year Built: 1937

Lot Features

  • Lot Dimensions: COMMON
  • Topography: Fenced Yard, Landscaped Professionally

Financial Considerations

  • Association Fee: $642
  • Tax Amount: $3,654.61
  • Tax Year: 2015

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— 5551 South University Avenue #1 —

5551 South University Avenue #1, Chicago, IL 60637 (MLS# 09476529) is a Condo / Townhouse property that was sold at $500,000 on May 18, 2017. This property was 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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