- Neighborhood: West Loop
- Address: 1000 W Washington
- Built: 1910
- Stories: 5
- Units: 183
- Style: Concrete, brick & timber lofts
- 24 hour door personnel
- Elevator & service elevator
- Bike room & storage
- On site manager
- Party Room
- Receiving Room
- Secure heated garage parking
What’s Best About Living At 1000 W Washington Lofts?
First, 1000 W. Washington is arguably the best-known loft building in the neighborhood. Indeed, 1000 W Washington lofts have represented the best of West Loop loft living for nearly 30 years.
One of the first loft conversions in the West Loop, the building remains iconic and sought-after. Live here and you’ll enjoy the best of authentic loft living in one of the most walkable locations in the West Loop.
Let’s take a closer look…
Authentic loft buildings
Second, 1000 West Washington consists of two imposing brick buildings. The first dates from 1884 and the second from 1902.
Originally, they were home to the National Biscuit Company later known as Nabisco. Indeed, this place was for years home to a giant industrial bakery serving the midwest.
Then, in the early 1990s these buildings were extensively updated and reconfigured into residential loft condominiums. The conversion gave 1000 W Washington Lofts an authentic feel and modern vibes. For instance, the conversion added an atrium, a courtyard and a shared rooftop deck where you can enjoy beautiful views of the neighborhood. Moreover, there’s also all the features you’d expect in a luxury building. For example, a heated garage, 24-hour door personnel and on-site bike storage.
Unique loft units
Third, these lofts truly define the word “unique”.
For instance, of the 183 loft units 160 have different floor plans. As such, nearly every loft has its own special vibe. Here there really is something for everyone – from cozy one-bedroom units to huge 4-bedroom units.
Moreover, the finishes here go well beyond the typical exposed brick and timber of lofts from the era. Here you’ll find 15’ soaring ceilings – some are gorgeous coved concrete with brick inlay. Plus, fireplaces, private balconies and real wood floors.
Fourth, 1000 W Washington Lofts enjoy one of the best and most walkable locations in the West Loop.
For example, theres easy access to SoHo House, Ace Hotel, Nobu and all that’s offered in Fulton Market. Plus, for groceries there’s J.P. Graziano’s for imported foods, Whole Foods and Mariano’s are just down the street.
In addition, Mary Bartelme Park is nearby. Moreover, the building is in Skinner School District. And finally, from here you’ll have easy access to 90/94 and 290 as well as CTA Green/Pink Line to Downtown.
Finally, if you’re seeking the best in true loft living in a premier West Loop location this building should not be missed. Interested in selling, buying or renting in 1000 W Washington Lofts, talk with Doug. He works from our West Loop office just down the street and knows the building and the neighborhood well.