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1242 North Wells Street

1242 North Wells Street

Old Town, Near North Side, Central Chicago, Chicago
$3,000
Posted 1 day ago
$3,000
1 Bed
1.5 Bath 1,300 Sqft
Immediate Move-In
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Description
This is an AMAZING AND UNIQUE LOFT in Old Towns Coolest Loft Apartment located over an historic Fire Dept. with original firehouse features overlooking a private courtyard with English Ivy year round. Wake up to birds chirping right out your window! This 2 story apartment has 23 foot ceilings with skylights and a separate balcony on each level. The contemporary finishes and layout include a dramatic first level with the kitchen, dining, 2 story open living room and powder room along with a gas fireplace and custom built in shelving and storage. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances and plenty of cabinetry. Then heading up to the 2nd level from a contemporary stainless railed staircase, you enter the master bedroom suite! This level enjoys skylights, parquet flooring, tons and tons of storage, you will find it hard to fill it all!  The full bath has a marble walk in shower with skylight and historic architectural features of the old firehouse,  The fire hose drying rack stands out as you recall the life this property had in the past. Washer/dryer in the 2nd floor bath. The balcony extending off the master bath extends over the landscaped and private courtyard.  You will not find another place like this anywhere!  A very special and unique place! UTILITIES INCLUDED IN THE RENT (gas, electric, water) WHICH IS APPROX $200 WORTH OF VALUE. You only have to pay cable/internet.    Located across the street from Plum Market grocery store with many restaurants all along Happening Wells Street!  This won't last long!

The manager has listed the unit size as 1300 square feet.
Features & Amenities
Cooktop - Gas
Dishwasher
Dryer
Microwave
Oven
Refrigerator
Washer
Central A/c
Fireplace
Exterior Brick
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Nearby Public Transportation
Red
0.20 mi at Clark/Division (1200 N. Clark Street)
Brown
Purple
0.42 mi at Sedgwick (1536-40 N. Sedgwick Avenue)

Nearby Schools

(within attendance boundary)
Manierre Elem School  •  0.33 mi
1420 N Hudson Ave, Chicago, IL 60610
Public  •  Elementary  •  Grades PK to 8
Chicago Public School District 299
LEARN Chtr - Middle School  •  3.67 mi  
Charter
3021 W Carroll Ave, Chicago, IL 60612
Public  •  Middle School  •  Grades 6 to 8
Chicago Public School District 299
Lincoln Park High School  •  1.07 mi
2001 N Orchard St, Chicago, IL 60614
Public  •  High School  •  Grades 9 to 12
Chicago Public School District 299
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The Property / Area (Near North Side)
About

Near North Side is the northernmost and second largest of four community areas that make up Downtown Chicago. It includes neighborhoods such as Gold Coast and Old Town which are well known to be extremely affluent. It is located east of Lake Michigan and north of the Chicago River. Near North Side is considered to be a historic neighborhood and is home to many of Chicago's older Victorian-era buildings. There are heavy German and Puerto Rican influences in the region. Near North Side was home to many gays and lesbians throughout the mid-to-late 1900s till major gentrification of the neighborhoods occurred. Most gays and lesbians now reside in the Lake View neighborhood north of Near North Side.

Atmosphere

Renters looking for Near North Side apartments to rent shouldn't be worried as it is considered one of the safer areas to live within Chicago. It has the highest number of skyscrapers, plenty of high-rise luxury apartments and one the largest populations. Though not a party…

Near North Side Apartments

You can find Ambassador Chicago nearby. The area has a number of food options, including Sprinkles Cupcakes, Lou Malnati's Pizzeria, and Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse. These are located within 627 yards.
Price Comparison
This apartment is 37.93% more expensive than the median price for 1BR / 1.5BA apartments in Old Town, which is $2,175.
HopScore Breakdown
This listing has a HopScore of 84.2 and was posted 1 day ago. Some of the contributing factors to the HopScore are listed below.
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RentHop Description
The apartment is a unit offered at a monthly price of $3,000. The person posting the listing did not specify that any pets were allowed. It may be the case that pets are ok and the manager simply has not yet filled out all the details. The kitchen conveniently includes a dishwasher.

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