1151 East 56th Street, Unit 3

Chicago, IL 60637

$152,000
Last Sold Price
2
Beds
1
Bath
700 Sq. Ft.
$217 / Sq. Ft.
700
Sq. Ft.
$217
per Sq. Ft.

Description

Desirable 2 bedroom co-op situated in the heart of the University of Chicago campus. Why rent when you can buy for less? This surprisingly spacious unit gets serene natural light through the north and south facing original casement windows, providing unique views of the historic university and the co-op's private gardens. Vintage charm throughout with all hardwood floors that compliment the gorgeous custom wood-burning fireplace- co-op provides easy access to unlimited firewood! Lovely and quaint,...Desirable 2 bedroom co-op situated in the heart of the University of Chicago campus. Why rent when you can buy for less? This surprisingly spacious unit gets serene natural light through the north and south facing original casement windows, providing unique views of the historic university and the co-op's private gardens. Vintage charm throughout with all hardwood floors that compliment the gorgeous custom wood-burning fireplace- co-op provides easy access to unlimited firewood! Lovely and quaint, the newly-painted galley kitchen welcomes you with butcher block counters matched to unique stainless steel and custom wood cabinetry. The living room flows into a sunny dining space, with large, easy to open windows that overlook a natural green space. You are guaranteed maximum storage with many closets and built-ins, plus two more assigned storage spaces in the building. Relax or entertain all year long within the wooded backyard paradise complete with shared barbeque and eating area, and a separate building for bike storage, even a real woodworking shop! Majority of the building is owner occupied, and subleases must be less than 2 years. No dogs allowed. Heat, water included in monthly HOA dues. Only pay for electric and cable/internet. Lake Michigan is less than a mile away, with bike trails and the legendary Promontory Point. You're on the UofC shuttle route, near public transportation, and close to a host of restaurants, theaters and cafes on 55th, Hyde Park Blvd, and 53rd.
  1. Listed by Stephany Oliveros • Compass
  2. Listed by William Cooper • Compass

Property Details for 1151 East 56th Street, Unit 3

Area
CHI - Hyde Park
Township
Hyde Park
Ownership
Co-op
Num Of Cars
0.0
Parking Included in Price
No
Num of Interior Fireplaces
1
Heat/Fuel
Natural Gas, Radiator(s)
Pets Allowed
Yes

Location

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LISTING UPDATED: 04/21/2023 03:02 AM

Property Details for 1151 East 56th Street, Unit 3

StatusClosed
MLS #11623211
Days on Market187
Taxes$265 / year
HOA Fees$485 / month
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeCo-op
MLS TypeAttached Single / Low Rise (1-3 Stories)
Year Built1920
CountyCook County

Building

1151 E 56th St

24 Units4 StoriesBuilt in 1920

Location

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Building Information for 1151 East 56th Street, Unit 3

Building/Complex1151 E 56th StFloor-Stories4Residences24Pet PolicyAllowedYear Built1920

Payment Calculator

$1,337 per month

30 year fixed, 7.25% Interest

Principal and Interest

$830

Property Taxes

$22

HOA Dues

$485

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Property Information for 1151 East 56th Street, Unit 3

General Information
School Information
  • Elementary School District: 299
  • High School District: 299
  • Other Public School District: 299
  • Middle Or Junior School District: 299
Addtl Parking Information
  • Parking: None
Pet Information
  • Pet Information: Cats OK
Taxes and HOA Information
  • Association Fee Frequency: Monthly
  • Additional Parcels: No
Property Information
Interior Features
  • Interior Property Features: Hardwood Floors, Storage, Beamed Ceilings, Workshop Area (Interior)
  • Common Area Amenities: Bike Room/Bike Trails, Storage
  • Num Of Rooms: 8
  • Bedrooms (Below Grade): 0
  • Unit Floor Level: 3
  • Fireplace Features: Wood Burning
  • Basement Type: None
  • Bedrooms Possible: 2
  • Air Conditioning: None
  • Electric: Fuses
  • Basement Description: None
  • Dining Room: Combined w/ LivRm
  • Basement Bathrooms: No
  • Fireplace Location: Living Room
  • Room Type: Den, Office
  • Num of Baths: 1.0
Exterior Features
  • Type: Low Rise (1-3 Stories),Vintage
Utilities / Equipment
  • Sewer: Sewer-Public
  • Water: Lake Michigan, Public
  • Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
Property/Lot Information
  • Exterior Property Features: Patio, Outdoor Grill, Fire Pit, Workshop
  • New Construction YN: No
  • Rebuilt: No
  • Rehabilitated: No
  • Built Before 1978: Yes
  • Age: 100+ Years
  • Type Attached: Low Rise (1-3 Stories), Vintage
  • Total Sq Ft: 0
  • Aprox Total Finished Sq Ft: 0
  • Total Finished and Unfin Sq Ft: 0
  • Lot Dimensions: COMMON
  • Stories Total: 4
  • Total # Units in Building: 24.0
  • Other Structures: Shed(s), Storage
  • Waterfront: No
  • Disability Access and/or Equipped: No
  • Exterior Building Type: Brick
  • General Information: None
  • North Coordinate: 0
  • South Coordinate: 5600
  • East Coordinate: 1155
  • West Coordinate: 0
  • Living Area Source: Landlord/Tenant/Seller
Property and Assessments
  • Public Document Count: 2
  • Document Date: 2023-01-23T20:57:59
  • Photos Count: 14
Virtual Tour/Additional Media
  • Virtual Tour: None
  • Virtual Tour YN: No
Room Information
Master Bedroom Information
  • Master Bedroom Level: Main
  • Room Type: Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 12X9
Bedroom #2 Information
  • 2nd Bedroom Level: Main
  • Room Type: Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom #2 Room Dimensions: 11X10
Dining Room Information
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • RoomType_DR: Dining Room
  • Dining Room Dimensions: 25X11
Family Room Information
  • Family Room Level: Main
  • RoomType_FR: Family Room
  • Family Room Dimensions: 11X10
Kitchen Information
  • Kitchen Level: Main
  • RoomType_KT: Kitchen
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 13X7
Living Room Information
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Living Room
  • Living Room Dimensions: 25X11
Office Information
  • Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Office
  • Deck Dimensions: 11X10
Den Information
  • Room Level: Main
  • Room Type: Den
  • Deck Dimensions: 11X10

Property History for 1151 East 56th Street, Unit 3

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
DateEvent & SourcePrice

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Schools near 1151 East 56th Street, Unit 3

This home is within City Of Chicago School District 299.
Rating
School
Type
Grades
Distance
Public - K to 8
Public - 7 to 12
Charter - K to 12
Charter - 6 to 12
Rating
School
Distance
Murray Elementary Language Academy
PublicK to 8

Kenwood Academy High School
Public7 to 12

Univ of Chicago Charter Schools
CharterK to 12

Univ of Chicago Chtr-Woodlawn
Charter6 to 12

School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

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