At the intersection of State Parkway and Division Street, final touches can be seen for the 12-story mixed-use building known as Gild. Developed by Newcastle Limited, this Gold Coast addition at 1210 N State Parkway features 18,000 square feet of retail and 89 apartments.
These for-rent units span between 463 and 550 square feet for studios, 598 and 864 square feet for one-bedrooms, and 1,066 and 1,272 square feet for two-bedrooms.
Each unit comes with Italian quartz countertops, Grohe fixtures, expansive walk-in closets, roller blinds, operable windows, black-out curtains in the bedrooms, and wood plank-style flooring. Kitchen features comprise of Jenn Air appliances ands custom cabinetry, while bathrooms offer porcelain tiling and frameless glass shower doors.
Resident amenities provide a mix of indoor and outdoor areas, with common spaces consisting of a furnished lobby with lounge seating, a rooftop lounge and deck, a third-floor amenity terrace, and a dog run.
With CallisonRTKL as project architect, the 135-foot-tall design consists of a rectangular massing that’s carved by a series of inset balconies and setbacks. The facade consists of a mix of brick and limestone, accented by dark metal trimming throughout.
On-site transit accommodations include a total of 32 parking spaces and storage for 91 bikes. Gild is also closely connected to various public transit options, with bus stops for Route 36 immediately available at the intersection of State & Division. Other stops within the vicinity can be found for Routes 22, 70, 151, and 156. For the CTA L, closest Red Line services are within a five-minute walk west to Clark/Division.
The masonry edifice was built by Chicago-based Power Construction serving as general contractor, for a reported cost of $40 million.