Seller represented by:
Anne Rodia with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago

Buyer represented by:
Yohana Garay with Peak Realty Chicago

609 W Stratford Pl Apt 5D Chicago, IL 60657
  • Sold
  • Condos · 30 Units

609 W Stratford Pl Apt 5D Chicago, IL 60657 Get directions

$364,000 $243/Sq. ft.
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,500 Sq. ft.
  • Age 97 Years
  • MLS# 10964327
  • Listed 8 Months 9 Days Ago


Great East Lakeview location - in Nettlehorst School District - this 1,500 sq ft unit is in a classic boutique elevator building. Two units per floor, you enter the apartment from a semi-private hall into a beautiful barrel-vaulted hallway - perfect for showcasing artwork - that opens into a huge living room with the original decorative limestone fireplace, hardwood floors throughout and crown molding. Over-sized east facing windows bring in loads of natural light. Adjacent to the living room is a separate formal dining room with picture frame molding that could also function as a separate additional family room space. Redone modern kitchen with all new white cabinets, stainless steel appliances, rich wood counters, flooring and tile backsplash. Both bedrooms are en-suite. The primary bedroom bath was redone with classic white subway tile and new sink. Large, very serene outdoor space off the back of the building is perfect for grilling and relaxing. Free laundry on the first floor of the building. At present in-unit washer dryer is not permitted. Some units do have in-unit laundry (grandfathered in) Highly walkable area - half block to the Lakefront, park, tennis, golf, shopping, restaurants, nightlife, Whole Foods, Wrigley Field. Professionally managed building that is well run with very high reserves. Pet friendly. Leased covered parking immediately to the west of the building for $200/month and lease is transferrable. Low comprehensive monthly assessment that includes heat, scavenger, lawn care and snow removal.

  • Seller represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Anne Rodia with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chicago
  • Buyer represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Yohana Garay with Peak Realty Chicago



  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 17 x 12
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 13 x 11
  • Master Bedroom Level: Main Level
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Main Level
  • Master Bedroom Features: Flooring: Hardwood
  • Bedroom 2 Features: Flooring: Hardwood

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 5
  • Bedrooms (Above Grade): 2
  • Bedrooms (All Levels): 2
  • Living Room Dimensions: 21 x 13
  • Living Room Level: Main Level


  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms On Basement Level: No
  • Master Bathroom Features: Full

Interior Features

  • Hardwood Floors
  • Storage
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Separate Dining Room


  • Appliances: Oven/Range, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
  • Equipment: TV-Cable, Intercom

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: 2 (Window/Wall Unit)
  • Fireplace Features: Fireplace Type: Decorative Only, Fireplace Location: Living Room
  • Heating Features: Hot Water/Steam
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Description: Dining Room: Separate, Dining Room: 18X13
  • Dining Room Level: Main Level
  • Kitchen Description: Galley, Updated Kitchen
  • Kitchen Dimensions: 15 x 11
  • Kitchen Level: Main Level

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Parking Features: Parking Type: Garage

Land Info

  • Lot Size Dimensions: COMMON

Homeowners Association

  • Association: Yes
  • Association Fee: 489
  • Association Fee Frequency: Monthly
  • Association Fee 2 Frequency: Not Required
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 489
  • Pets Allowed: Yes
  • Pet Features: Cats OK, Dogs OK
  • Cats Allowed: Yes
  • Dogs Allowed: Yes

School Information

  • Elementary School: Nettelhorst Elementary School
  • High School: Lake View High School
  • Middle School: Nettelhorst Elementary School
  • School District: 299, 299, 299

Multi-Unit Info

  • Number of Units: 30

Amenities and Community Features

  • Bike Room/Bike Trails
  • Coin Laundry
  • Elevator
  • Storage
  • On Site Manager/Engineer

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 7299.33
  • Source Listing Status: Closed
  • County: Cook
  • Directions: Lake Shore Dr to Stratford, West to Property
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Ownership: Condo
  • Source Property Type: Attached Single
  • Area: CHI - Lake View
  • Property Subtype: condo
  • Source Neighborhood: Stratford Place
  • Subdivision: Stratford Place
  • Township: West Chicago
  • Property Features: Condo, Courtyard, Vintage
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 1500
  • Year Built: 1924
  • Building Exterior Type: Brick
  • Direction Faces: S (South), E (East), W (W
  • Entry Level: 5
  • Foundation Details: Brick
  • Levels: 8
  • Living Area Source: Estimated
  • Property Age: 97
  • Roof: Tar and Gravel
  • Structure Type: Type of House: Condo, Courtyard, Vintage


  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Water Source: Lake Michigan

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
6 Nettelhorst Elementary School PK-8 0.2 mi
3 Lake View High School 9-12 1.4 mi
NA Chicago City Day Private School PK-8 0.1 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.

Property History for 609 W Stratford Pl Apt 5D

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2021-05-21 Sold - - Chicago
2021-01-06 Listing removed $384,900 $256 Chicago
2021-01-06 Listed $374,900 $249 Chicago
2020-09-11 Listed $384,900 $256 Chicago
2013-09-23 Sold - - Chicago
2013-08-21 Listed $329,900 $219 Chicago
2012-08-02 Sold - - Public Record
2008-07-02 Sold - - Public Record
2002-10-22 Sold - - Public Record
1996-04-01 Sold - - Public Record
1988-11-22 Sold - - Public Record
1985-08-01 Sold - - Public Record
1984-07-01 Sold - - Public Record
1980-01-09 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.