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Lincoln Park home with midcentury modern interior asks $3 million

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The library is an art lovers haven

A full wall bookshelf, windows, modern graphic art paintings, framed black and white photographs surround three sitting chairs and a glass coffee table.
The home’s second floor library.
Photos by  Andrew Miller, VHT Studios. Courtesy of Compass listing agent Elizabeth Ballis.

More is better for those who subscribe to a maximalist design philosophy, like the owners of this custom-built Lincoln Park home. The intention is curated, rather than cluttered: glass vases topping stacks of books, numerous side tables wedged between furniture, eclectic art layering every inch of wall space.

The five-bedroom, five-and-a-half bathroom home comes with 10-foot ceilings, wide skylights, hand-scraped oak floors, and a private backyard patio. Scandinavian and midcentury modern aesthetic inspire the built-in shelves, light fixtures, and furniture. The home is set up to showcase the owners love of art—the interior is packed with modern art books, a neon light sculpture, giant geometric decals, and abstract paintings.

All the rooms on the first floor—the living area, library, kitchen have a view to the landscaped patio. Up on the second floor are two kids bedrooms, a guest room, a den and then the master suite on the opposite side. The lower level is converted into a gym (much more than just a treadmill) and a home theater.

Located at 2517 North Greenview Avenue, the brick home is listed for $3 million.

Two low, beige couches frame a blonde wood coffee table in front of an off-center fireplace. Modern framed sketches and photographs fills the walls.
The first floor living room has a fireplace and midcentury modern built-in cabinets and shelves.
There’s an eat-in dining area with a six-seat table, a breakfast bar, black countertops, back-lit shelves, and blonde cabinets.
The open kitchen looks out onto the backyard patio.
A bird’s eye view of the brick-walled in patio with grey stone tiles, an eight-person black dining table, four orange chairs and two striped lounge chairs.
An inviting outdoor space with tall trees, vines, and colorful shrubs.
Two blue triangular chairs sit in front of a window facing an industrial shelving unit along with large yellow painting and a big red heart painting.
The upstairs hallway is like a mini art gallery.
A carpeted master bedroom with a built-in shelf and cabinet headboard and off-white bed spread.
Double doors lead to a spacious master suite.