Groovy Wicker Park Apartments Not Lived in Since The 1970s Reopen Monday
After a massive year-long rehab, 20 vintage studio and one-bedroom apartments called The Milwood Apartments at 1422 N. Milwaukee Ave. are now leasing, according to Flats Chicago Read More…
Look Inside Wicker Park Apartments Untouched Since 70s
WICKER PARK — The manager of a vintage-inspired camera shop on Milwaukee Avenue that’s located at the base of an apartment building untouched since the 1970s got a peek into the structure’s history on Thursday.
The apartments have mustard green and white doors, with wallpaper adorned with roses, according to images posted to Piper Robbins’ Instagram.
“It feels almost like someone was getting ready to go to work one day, but never came back home,” said Piper Robbins, owner of the Emulsion Gallery and Lomography Embassy Store, 1422 N. Milwaukee Ave.