There’s no better place to be than Chicago during the summer. From the iconic lakefront, to neighborhood art and street festivals and world-class dining al fresco, there’s always something amazing to see and do. And of course, what better way to beat the heat and relax than by enjoying a dip in the lake or in a beautiful pool? Here are two amazing homes for sale: one in East Lincoln Park and one in Lakeview, two of Chicago’s most prestigious neighborhoods. Savor a piece of summer year-round in your own indoor pool!
2015 N. Cleveland Ave.
6 bedrooms, 6.3 bathrooms
Truly one of the most amazing homes in East Lincoln Park – this double lot with 7,400 square foot interior boasts one of the only truly Platinum LEED certified homes in Chicago. Six bedrooms, six full and three half baths, including coach house, fabulous indoor solar heated pool, wine cellar, elevator, and amazing side yard. The best home for entertaining with fantastic huge yard, cascading decks, plus a spectacular panoramic 2015 N. Cleveland is truly a masterpiece located on a quiet one-way street close to the lake, park, zoo, amazing shopping and easy access to downtown. Spectacular finishes and details throughout – there are five decks, five fireplaces, Lutron windows, plus a luxury attached garage.
1225 W. George St.
5 bedrooms, 5.1 bathrooms
This fabulous home on a beautiful tree lined street in the prestigious Lakeview neighborhood was transformed in 1999, by famed architect Larry Booth. An AIA award winning home is truly one of a kind! This spacious five bedroom, five and half bath home was meticulously designed to create 7,400 square feet of open, bright living spaces while retaining many of the building’s original structure and unique elements. The stunning kitchen and family room were perfectly designed with rows of skylights, rich expresso-stained maple cabinets and seamless granite counters accented by deluxe stainless steel appliances. The dramatic dining room with floating wall conceals a butler’s pantry and powder room. The large master suite looks out onto fabulous greenery with private terrace. The spa-like master bath features separate soaking tub, personal steam shower and overlooks an incredible 40-foot chemical free indoor lap pool. There are three additional bedrooms each with private baths, plus an incredible studio, with loft and kitchenette, that can be an amazing playroom, additional office or guest quarters. Architectural details include concrete-beamed ceilings, large windows, oversized poured concrete slab floors with radiant heat and a floor-to-ceiling custom fireplace. 2-car attached garage.