1257 West Nelson Street Chicago, IL
$ 1,075,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#10621268
  • TypeMulti-Family
  • CountyCOOK
  • CityChicago
  • AreaCHI - Lake View
  • NeighborhoodLake View
  • Zip60657
  • Style
  • Year Built1890
  • Taxes16023
  • Price$ 1,075,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Lot Size4,356 SqFt
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Property Description

DON'T JUDGE A BOOK BY IT'S COVER! FANTASTIC OVERSIZED LAKEVIEW CORNER 2 FLAT PERFECTLY SITUATED ON A 38' X 119' LOT. THIS IS AN EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY TO ALSO PURCHASE THE ADJACENT 3 FLAT AT 1253 W. NELSON, LISTED SEPARATELY A 25' X 119' LOT. COMBINE BOTH PROPERTIES FOR A TOTAL OVERSIZED LOT EQUALING 63' X 119'. Unit #1 offers an english garden flat with 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, central air and in-unit washer/dryer. Unit #2 is a duplexed owners unit featuring 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, a gracious entryway leads you to the living room, large kitchen, dining area, bedroom with a full bath and wood-burning fireplace. The 2nd floor includes a huge master suite, with large marble bathroom, double bowl vanity and jetted tub. Plenty of closets, skylights and a fantastic family room which could easily be a 3rd bedroom. Additional features include hardwood and carpeted floors, 2 wood-burning fireplaces, washer/dryer on 2nd floor, 2 decks, and a brand new roof. No garage but easily make space for 3 cars or build new. Keep as rentals, renovate, build a fabulous home or purchase both lots and build your dream home with large yard. Property is being strictly SOLD AS-IS.

Elementary School
Agassiz Elementary School
Price History
1/28/2020 Listed $1,075,000

General Features

Age 100+ Years
Area Amenities Sidewalks, Street Lights, Street Paved
Built Before 1978 Yes
Directions CORNER OF NELSON AND LAKEWOOD, Southport to east Nelson or Lincoln to North on Lakewood to Nelson.
District Elementary School 299
District High School 299
District Middle/Junior School 299
Elementary School Agassiz Elementary School
Status Active
Tax Year 2018
Taxes 16023.24
Type-Multi 2 Flat
Waterfront No
Year Built 1890

Interior Features

Appliances/features Unit 1 Stove, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Central Air Conditioner, Laundry Hook-Up
Appliances/features Unit 2 Stove, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher, Microwave, Central Air Conditioner, Laundry Hook-Up, Cathedral Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, Skylights/Windows
Basement None
Basement Description Crawl
Bath Amenities Whirlpool, Double Sink
Corporate Limits Chicago
Full Baths 3
Heater Fuel Type Gas
Prop Type Two to Four Units
Total Bathrooms 3
Total Rooms 11
Unit Type 2 Rooms 6

Exterior Features

Modificationtimestamp 2020-02-03T06:05:33
Acreage .1
Lot Dimensions 38'X119'
Lot Size Area Less Than .25 Acre
Photo Date 2020-01-28T21:39:23
Roof Asphalt/Glass (Shingles)
Sewer Sewer-Public
Water Source Lake Michigan

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Dining Room
Family Room
Living Room
Master Bedroom


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 60657

AVG $1.22M
AVG $17,636
AVG 29
Year Built
AVG 1909
AVG 92
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