A ton of versatile living space plus a perfect work-from-home office with a private separate entrance in this quirky-cool architect-combined vintage duplex condo in a prime Lincoln Park location. Excellent light from big N, W & S windows, high ceilings, hardwood flooring and outstanding storage throughout. Featuring a large front living room with fireplace and private terrace, separate dining room with original coffered ceilings and wainscoting, crown molding, & built-ins, adjacent to a large eat-in kitchen featuring granite counters, stainless appliances & white cabinets, that opens onto a private deck. Primary bedroom with en-suite bath and double closets upstairs with 2-3 giant additional bedrooms downstairs, each with their own special character: rear bedroom has this extraordinary exposed brick wall with archway, center bedroom has 2 closets and 2 entrances, front bedroom is an ideal office/gallery/studio space or 4th bedroom. Includes space-pac central air conditioning, in-unit laundry room, a common outdoor patio area and an entirely private massive 1-car+ garage. Steps from all the wonderful shops, restaurants, and cafes along Clark Street, 1 block from Lincoln Park near the Zoo, Conservatory, Shakespeare monument, Notebart Nature Museum and walking distance to Francis W Parker, Lincoln Elementary School, LaSalle Language academy and a dozen nursery schools. Tremendous potential to renovate and improve and make it your own or move-right-in and enjoy! PLEASE NOTE: List price is now under the county assessed value and there is no homeowner's exemption on this property. You will receive a significant discount to the property taxes once you successfully appeal them. Better yet, you can easily appeal the assessed value based on the new purchase price and receive a further property tax bill reduction.