Impeccably redesigned vintage penthouse 3 bed 2 bath condo in iconic Hyde Park location! The bright, west facing living room is appointed with a Carrara marble surround gas fireplace with built-ins on both sides, bay windows that attach to a sunny balcony overlooking Blackstone, and a custom designed bookshelf unit with desk, lighting, power and storage. The rear portion of the condo was reconfigured into a lovely chef's kitchen with attached breakfast nook with built-in banquet, custom cabinetry, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances including Viking stovetop and wine cooler. Beautifully restored oak wainscoting envelops the dining room. Master bedroom boasts a large organized closet and the front bedroom attaches to the living room through elegant french doors. Oak hardwood flooring, crown molding, custom lighting and plantation shutters throughout the unit. Newer south facing Marvin windows. Both bathrooms have updated vanities. Electrical updated and panel expanded during renovation. Stacked full size washer and dryer located in a kitchen closet. Rear deck provides grilling space and access to common areas including a fenced yard, bike room, and large storage closet. Situated mere blocks away from the University of Chicago Lab school, University campus, and Ray Elementary / Bixler Playlot with the amazing convenience of 57th street shops and restaurants. Walking distance to Metra and CTA options, the lakefront and bike path, MSI and parks. Professionally managed, proactive association, many recent building upgrades and pet friendly!