Chicago Architecture Info
850 North Lake Shore Drive
Formerly known as Lake Shore Center (Northwestern University Downtown Campus)
Lake Shore Athletic Club
850 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Basic Information
Designed by Jarvis Hunt
Type Skyscraper
Floors: 19
Maximum height 240 feet/72 meters
Neighborhood: Gold Coast
More Information
  • Residences: 198
  • 2005: This building closed
  • 2007: Northwestern University tried to demolish this building, but was rebuffed by preservationists
  • 2010: Work began to rehabilitate this building
  • January, 2014: This building reopened as an apartment building after an extensive renovation designed by Booth Hansen