Author Archives: Stewart School Lofts

Stewart School Lofts Wins 2018 Preservation Excellence Award

City officials, representatives from the Department of Planning and Development, the Commission on Chicago Landmarks and award winners gathered on October 23, 2018 for a reception honoring the winners of the 2018 Preservation Excellence Awards. Stewart School Lofts was one of three winners of the Adaptive Reuse award, which highlighted properties that have re-purpose existing…

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Stewart School Lofts Included in the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Open House Chicago Event

Stewart School Lofts will be one of over 280 buildings across the city open to the public on October 13 and 14, 2018 as part of the Chicago Architecture Foundation's Open House Chicago event. OHC is a free event throughout the City of Chicago allowing public access to buildings that feature noteworthy architecture. With oversized…

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SSL in The Chicago Tribune: Uptown grammar school gets new life as upscale apartments — complete with chalkboards

Fun fact: You can sleep at Indiana Jones’ former grammar school. Graeme Stewart School in Uptown was built in 1905 and served young students for more than a century. After closing due to low enrollment in 2013, the brick-and-limestone building has been transformed into an upscale rental community named Stewart School Lofts. Actor Harrison Ford, who…

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