A single-family urban home often represents a special design challenge. How do you keep it open so that all the activity doesn’t only happen on one floor and the whole home is used?

This modern and bright four-bedroom all-masonry single family home on Lakeview/Lincoln Park border in Chicago is made for entertaining with two roof decks.

This beautiful sun-filled home makes the most of its open angularity. The two-story dining room has a 20′ vaulted ceiling and gallery space for your art.

This home maximizes outdoor fun with a roof deck customized with a glass roof and pergola, garage roof deck and back patio.

The open kitchen has a Monogram stainless/steel appliances, quartz countertops, solid maple cabinets and eating area.

The second floor has a catwalk connecting the 600 SF master suite, bathroom with steam shower to second bedroom and bathroom and laundry.

The top floor features two large bedrooms, bathroom and roof deck.

The lower level has a second full kitchen, bathroom and walkout patio. It can be used as a media room, den or guest quarters.

This modern urban home is listed for $1.35 million with @properties and is showcased by Luxury Portfolio.