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Downtown condo with views of historic Chicago River bridges asks $715K

Plus, there’s a riverfront sundeck and boat dock

A brick building along the riverfront sits next to a wooden dock. There is a raised bridge over the river and a tall tower in the distance.
Fulton House
Photos by Redfin. Courtesy of listing agent Alysa Peterson of Redfin Corporation.

Fulton House, a former cold storage warehouse along the confluence of the Chicago River, has come on the market for under $800,000.

The 15-story property was built in 1898, but it is most notable for conversion into 106 residential units by architect Harry Weese from 1979 to 1981. A few of Weese’s most notable Chicago buildings include the River Cottages and Seventeenth Church of Christ. He also led significant restorations of Adler and Sullivan’s Auditorium Theatre and Daniel Burnham’s Field Museum.

The southeast penthouse unit features three bedrooms and two bathrooms in a duplex layout. The black and white industrial renovations (totaling about $50,000) include new hardwood flooring, custom cabinets, a rain shower, Nest thermostat, and smart lighting.

The Fulton River District unit has a perfect view of the Lake Street bridge and the confluence of the river. Plus, the building has a few perks with one-of-a-kind sights as well. The riverfront sundeck sits next to the historic River Cottages and just across the river from the raised Chicago & Northwestern Railway bridge. There’s a boat dock available to residents and the Riverwalk is right around the bend.

Interested in these sweeping views? 345 N. Canal Street Unit 1608 is listed for $715,000.

A black island with four steel and black leather high-top chairs. The kitchen has white cabinets and stainless steel appliances. There is a high ceiling with a lofted black mesh steel walkway above.
A contemporary kitchen and living room with an open layout.
A view from the lofted second floor landing shows the living room with light hardwood floors and white walls. There are two black couches and a glass coffee table. There are two windows with white curtains.
The living room features lots of light and views of downtown Chicago.
There are hardwood floors, a glass wall, and a small window looking out onto downtown office buildings.
One of the bedrooms on the top floor of the lofted duplex has fully closed ceilings.
A view from a long horizontal window shows a grey river surrounded by glassy downtown towers, a bridge, and a pathway near the riverwalk with green space.
A view out to the Chicago River from the unit’s window.
A large wooden deck with lounge chairs and a picnic table. There is a view of the water and lots of tall towers surrounding the edge of the water.
The riverfront deck has incredible views of the historic bridges.