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The ad in the 1/26/05 Chicago Tribune Business section reads;
Relocated Owner Directs Auction
Frank Lloyd Wright landmark property and adjacent development site.
An outstanding opportunity to purchase a unique Prairie Style home and/or the adjacent 45' x 150' site located one block from Lake Michigan.
The ad does not list any opening or minimum bids. The Inland Real Estate Auction website is www.inlandreauctions.com
Two more inspection dates are scheduled:
Wednesday, February 16, 1:00-3:00 PM
Sunday, March 6, 1:00-3:00 PM
This is a rare opportunity to see a private residence not usually open to the public. The house is actually in much better condition than I expected, although many changes have been made over the years. Most, if not all, of the plaster has been replaced by drywall, but the original walnut trim is in beautiful condition.