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1886 Brownstone / Row House

Bronzeville
Chicago, Illinois

Perfectly Restored 2 Story RowHouse From 1886

Front of 1886 rowhouse
Front of 1886 rowhouse
Perfectly restored historical Bronzeville home from 1886! Great detail was taken to restoring this home, while including modern upgrades such as a new roof, all new double pane windows, updated electric and plumbing, but is also filled with all original woodwork throughout.
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Amazing Restored Kitchen
Amazing Restored Kitchen
Living room with huge parlor mirror
Living room with huge parlor mirror
Updated bathroom
Updated bathroom
Dining room with pocket doors
Dining room with pocket doors
Entryway with unbelievable woodwork
Entryway with unbelievable woodwork
Bedrooms 3
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 2,100
Stories 2

Features.

  • Attic
  • Basement
  • Bonus Room
  • Dining room
  • Dry Basement
  • Entry Hall
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Room
  • Living room
  • Unfinished Basement
  • Utility Room
  • Walk out Basement
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • Automatic outside lights
  • Fenced Yard
  • Fresh paint
  • Garden
  • Gated Entry
  • Porch
  • Restored exterior
  • Storm Windows
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Carpet
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • High Ceilings
  • Skylight
  • Walk-In Closets
  • Wood floors
  • Slate Roof
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Water Heater - Electric
  • 12-foot Ceilings
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Pocket Doors
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Steam Radiators
  • Transoms
  • 10Ft Pocket Doors
  • 2 Stained Glass Windows in mstr brdm
  • Custom Kitchen w/42" Cabinets
  • Huge Parlor Mirror
  • Minutes to Lake Michigan and Downtown
  • Original Marble Sink in Bedroom
  • Original Woodwork Throughout
  • Remodeled Bathroom with Clawfoot Tub

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Step from the gated courtyard up to the arched, covered front entrance, where a decorative storm door tops the entryway. Inside, 12 ft. ceilings with gleaming hardwood floors in the living and formal dining rooms, with a huge original parlor mirror in the living room that expands the layout’s already spacious feel. Imagine entertaining in the formal dining area, where you will find amazing 10 ft. pocket doors in mint condition and a wood-burning fireplace with restored original tiling making an elegant focal point! In 2007, the kitchen was updated to continue the historic feel throughout the home. It includes original woodwork throughout, ample 42-inch custom cabinets, ornate faux tin ceiling, easy-care laminate counters, a farmhouse sink and wide plank floors. Appliances include a refrigerator, dishwasher, oven and a smooth-top stove in the center island.

Come home to comfort in the spacious master bedroom, which showcases 12 ft. ceilings, original hardwood floors, two original stained-glass windows, a wood-burning fireplace with restored original tiling and twin closets, one of which is a walk-in with a skylight! The second bedroom has new carpet and features an ornate tiffany like ceiling fan, original woodwork and an original marble parlor sink. The third bedroom boasts wide plank floors and original woodwork. In addition, the second floor features a recently remodeled tiled full bathroom with a claw-footed tub, a separate shower, an antique vanity with sink, and an ornate faux tin ceiling. The second floor also includes restored functional transom windows above each door which really brings out the historical charm in this property.

Downstairs, the full, unfinished basement offers abundant storage space and houses a laundry room with a Kenmore washer/dryer set, half bath and industrial sink.

This property is in walking distance to Lake Michigan, near Red and Green line El stops, minutes to the Dan Ryan and Lakeshore Drive, 5 minutes to the South Loop, McCormick Place, or I-55 and about 15 minutes to I-57. If you are looking for a home with historic charm, minutes from Lake Michigan, parks, beaches and the Loop.

Archived in March, 2013

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