For Sale: 159 E WALTON #23A, Chicago, IL 60611. 3-bedroom 3.5-bath, 1929 Palmolive Building Landmark $6,495,000 begin new search
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Overview

Encompassing an entire premier floor within Chicago's iconic Palmolive Building, high above the Mag Mile overlooking the endless azure of Lake Michigan, 159 E. Walton Pl., unit 23A, is a professionally designed 5,400-sq-ft, 3 bed/3.5 bath home with flawless finishes and modern Art Deco appeal. Originally completed in 1929 by the renowned architectural firm of Holabird & Root, the Palmolive has been meticulously maintained for world-class living and affords exceptional amenities including a 24-hour door staff, concierge services, a fitness facility, a luxe spa, and the Beacon Club - and this breathtaking full-floor unit is its undisputed crown jewel. An unrivaled level of refinement is evident moment one in the private elevator foyer, where herringbone hardwood floors and timeless architectural details set an elegant tone. Seamlessly fanning out from here, a marvelous entertaining footprint unfolds, including a light-filled living room with a custom-built wet bar that boasts a Lindsey Adelman light fixture, an icemaker and a wine fridge, a stylish formal dining room, a traditional sitting room, a handsome library/den with ebony lacquered paneling and curved glass shelves, and a design-forward family room with Porta Romana swing arm sconces. With clean lines and concealed state-of-the-art appliances, the chef's kitchen is a glowing testament to the artisan craftsmanship found throughout, and features custom fluted lacquer wood cabinets, a large marble-topped island, professional appliances from Wolf/Sub-Zero/Bosch including a wine fridge, a butler's pantry, and a second dining space that overlooks the lakefront. Past a long gallery hall that provides a layer of privacy and links to the first of two editorial-worthy secondary bedrooms, this home's private quarters span the entire western end of the residence, and include a third ensuite bedroom, a private home office, and an expansive primary suite. Boasting a corner position for double exposure, the primary enchants with large windows, a fireplace with a 19th century French carved marble mantle, a spacious custom-designed walk-in closet, and a luxurious ensuite bath with Samuel Heath fixtures, Agape lighted mirrors, dual custom vanities, and heated marble floors. Additional designer details and amenities include custom paint, wallcoverings and window treatments, additional designer light fixtures from the likes of Apparatus and Studio Van den Akker, custom closets, a presentation-worthy powder room, a finely appointed walk-in laundry room, Savant smart home automation, trimless recessed lighting, and Lutron lighting control. With unparalleled panoramas and every modern comfort imaginable, 159 E. Walton Pl., unit 23A, is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a spectacular piece of Chicago history.

Address 159 E WALTON

Unit# 23A


Chicago, IL 60611
Listing Status Active
Asking Price $6,495,000
Original Listing $6,495,000 @
Ownership
Property Type Condo
Asssessment $7,101
HOA Amenities Door Person, Elevator(s), Exercise Room, Storage, Health Club, On Site Manager/Engineer, Party Room, Receiving Room, Service Elevator(s), Steam Room, Valet/Cleaner, Spa/Hot Tub
Rooms
Foyer, Gallery, Library, Office, Sitting Room, Walk In Closet
Square Footage Not Disclosed
Bedrooms 3
Full Bathrooms 3
Half Baths 1
Location
Directions SE CORNER OF MICHIGAN & WALTON
Community Area Palmolive Building Landmark
Neighborhood Near North Side
School District Not Listed
Public Records
County Cook
Tax PIN 17032130201014
Property Tax $74,210 for the year 2022
Features
Year Built 1929
Laundry Location In Unit,Sink
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Heating Forced Air, Zoned
Sewer/Septic Public Sewer,Sewer-Storm
Fireplaces Gas Log (1)
Interior Features Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, Heated Floors, First Floor Laundry, Laundry Hook-Up in Unit, Storage, Walk-In Closet(s)
Appliances Double Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, High End Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Disposal, Wine Refrigerator, Cooktop, Built-In Oven, Range Hood, Gas Cooktop, Wall Oven
Association Fee Frequency Monthly
Basement None
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
High School District 299
Living Area Source Builder
New Construction No
Monthly Payment Calculator
Listing Source
Platform MRED
AOR
MLS Number MRD11977573
Courtesy of Jameson Sotheby's Intl Realty
Exterior
Style Attached Single
Material Not Listed
Lot Size PER SURVEY
Fencing Not Listed
Topography Not Listed
Swimming Pool Not Listed
Parking
Total Spaces: 2
Garage Spaces: 2
Non-Garage Spaces: 0 -
View Not Listed