220-222 Clinton Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

220-222 Clinton Ave

Construction date: approximate 1893

Style:

Apartment/multi-unit complex, Queen Anne.

Decorative terracotta cornice and banding. Limestone window sills and headers.

Historical Summary:

Building is shown on the 1895 Sanborn Fire Insurance map.

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Ridgeland/Oak Park National Register District 1983
Designated at Local level : Ridgeland/Oak Park Historic District 1994

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 3-story apartment building in the Queen Anne style built ca. 1893. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is brick. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a flat with parapet roof. There is one side right, flat roof, brick chimney and one side left, flat roof, brick chimney. Windows are historic wood, 3/1 double-hung sashes. Fixed windows with art glass top transoms in three-story bays flanking front sun porches. There is a single-story, recessed open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with square brick posts. Double entry doors with single transom window above.

Description generated by RuskinARC.