Under Contract

451 W Aldine Avenue Unit: 3

Chicago IL, 60657


$472.29 per sqft

Under Contract

5 Beds

5.5 Baths

4,637 sqft


Built in 1920

Courtesy of @properties Christie's International Real Estate

Experience elegance & sophistication in one of East Lakeview's absolute treasures. Immaculately redesigned in 2012 by James Thomas, this breathtaking duplex up penthouse boasts 5+ bedrooms and 5.5 baths, with a floor plan that easily lives like a single-family home while embracing the convenience of condominium living, featuring some of the city's most exclusive outdoor entertaining areas. Expect to be impressed by this home's meticulous craftsmanship, an abundance of natural light and elegant, timeless finishes. Spanning over 4,500 square feet, the floor plan offers an abundance of space, seamlessly combining gracious areas for chic entertaining, alongside comfortable spaces perfect for effortless day-to-day living. The focal point of this home is the absolutely gorgeous living and dining room with fireplace, opening to the masterfully reimagined kitchen with high-end appliances, an expansive island, custom white cabinetry and marble counters. Adjacent, a caterer's kitchen ensures seamless functionality and ample storage, complemented by a convenient adjoining laundry room. A lovely office is wonderful for working from home, and leads to 4 luxurious bedroom suites on the main level, each graced with newer baths, catering to the most discerning tastes. The serene primary suite is a haven of indulgence boasting dual walk-in closets and a recently refreshed spa-caliber bath, featuring separate vanities, an oversized walk-in shower, a private water closet, and a sumptuous decked tub. Ascending to the top floor, discover the fifth bedroom and bath, alongside an exceptional family room adorned with a custom wet bar, leading to one of the city's most coveted rooftop terraces. Over 2,000 square feet of elevated outdoor space beckons, meticulously designed to accommodate every facet of al fresco living, including a separate yard/sports area. Additionally, revel in the building's expansive park-like common yard. This remarkable residence also offers a private gym and additional bath on the ground floor, easily adaptable as a remote office space or nanny's quarters. Abundant storage, a well-managed association, and a private 2-car garage with 2 additional parking spaces (plus guest parking) complete this unparalleled offering. Nestled in the heart of East Lakeview, enjoy immediate access to the lake, the park, a plethora of education options including Nettelhorst Elementary, transportation, nightlife, retail, and so much more. An extraordinary opportunity not to be missed!



February 29, 2024


March 28, 2024



451 W Aldine Avenue Unit: 3
Chicago IL, 60657

Interior Features

Total Stories



5 Beds


5.5 Baths

Interior Features

Bar-Wet, Hardwood Floors, First Floor Bedroom, Laundry Hook-Up in Unit, Storage, Built-in Features, Walk-In Closet(s)


Double Oven, Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Freezer

Laundry Description

In Unit



Fireplace Description

Wood Burning



Cooling Description

Central Air



Heating Description

Natural Gas, Forced Air

Exterior/Building Features

Exterior Features

Roof Deck


Public Sewer

School Information

School District


High School

Lake View High School

Elementary School

Nettelhorst Elementary School

Other Property Details

Area Name

CHI - Lake View



Tax Frequency


Days on Market


Association Fee


Association Fee Frequency


Association Amenities




Garage Spaces


Parking Total







Lake View

Water Source

Lake Michigan



Buyer Agency Compensation

2.5% - $495

Listing History





Under Contract

Courtesy of @properties Christie's International Real Estate, Amanda McMillan,
Listing Contact: 773-391-5050 

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