Neighborhood Views

Neighborhood Views is a new column featuring architecture, infrastructure, and hidden history photos. Submit yours to our flickr group or send to chicagopatterns@gmail.com.

3200 block of Bryn Mawr

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3200 bryn mawr

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Dal Paeng Yi Korean Noodles, Bryn Mawr Hardware, and Optometrists on the 3200 block of Bryn Mawr Avenue.


Old Town Cottage

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Circa 1886 Old Town cottage with art glass transom window and grand entrance stair, 1653 N Sedgwick.


411 W. Eugenie Avenue

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Marketed as a tear-down in late 2015, the 1895 cottage instead is undergoing a massive renovation involving both demolition and additions to the back and side of the lot.

Frederick Nachman


Windowless and Vacant

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Long vacant and windowless grand Romanesque residential building at 36th and Michigan serves as visual wall for cell phone tower on its lot