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This Week’s Find: A Two-Bedroom Penthouse Duplex Loft in Wicker Park

  • February 23, 2012

by Erin Calandriello

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1542 North Wood St.

For This Week’s Find, UrbanTurf found a duplex in Wicker Park that sits in a two-flat that dates back to the late 1800s. Where a strong Polish community once thrived, the building is now surrounded by BYOB sushi restaurants, bars, and trendy stores fill the streets.

The loft-style abode was rehabbed in the late 1990s, and has modern touches including an updated kitchen with a large breakfast bar, a master bath with a double bowl vanity, vaulted ceilings, and a private roof deck with views of the city skyline in the distance. Remnants of the era when it was originally built remain, including oversized windows, exposed brick, and a wood-burning fireplace. Aside from its interior, the pad is within ten minutes of the Loop, has low monthly assessment fees, and garage parking is included.

More photos and details below.

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Master bedroom
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View of skyline from roofdeck
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Living room
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Living room and eating space
  • Full Listing: 1542 North Wood St., Unit 2R (map)
  • Price: $399,800
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Amenities: Fireplace, in-unit laundry, garage parking
  • Listing Agent: Karen Ranquist, Koenig & Strey Real Living

This article originally published at http://chicago.urbanturf.com/articles/article/this_weeks_find_a_two-bedroom_penthouse_duplex_loft_in_wicker_park/5184

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