932 N County St, Waukegan, IL 60085
For Sale by Owner
Price cut: -$6,000 (11/11)
2 beds 3 baths 8,100 sqft
UNIQUE ARTISTIC LOFT Home-Converted Switch Station
1920's Converted AT&T Switch House (previously the main AT&T switching station between Chicago & Milwaukee). ONE OF A KIND - SOLID BUILDING with bomb shelter strength AND unique features:
From the inside - a spacious open amazing urban style loft home; from the outside a green-lawned stately federal-style brick residence.
Main level offers 4000 sq ft of completely open spacious living space with elevated platform in middle containing 2 lofted open-air bedroom and baths, soaring white walls, 13' ceilings, kitchen w/ Stainless steel/glass cabinets, SS counter, subway tile, dining for 40, Vulcan professional stove with griddle, massive concrete columns. (2) fireplaces, newer windows, amazing storage.
Basement: approx. - 18' ceilings, "original employee AT&T bathroom with a washbasin and URINAL, shower. Washer/Dryer. Newer high efficient boiler ! Room for a "basketball court" !
AND other collective and unique "Relics of past purpose as AT&T Telephone switching station"
Magnificent, Unique, Great for Artists !
Perfect as is BUT Potential is limitless.
Prefer text or phone call with interest: 773-240-095four.
Close to Lake, Great Lakes Naval Station, Parks, Metra, Downtown Waukegan, Great America
What I love about the home
Incredibly solid structure in Historical section of Waukegan. Open and spacious - wonderful for entertaining Walk to lake, Metra, downtown Waukegan, parks. Only 5 miles (directly North down Sheridan Road) from the Great Lakes Naval Station
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