225 Clinton Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

225 Clinton Ave

Construction date: documented 1911*


Yuteberg Brothers


Foursquare, Prairie School.

Two-story bay terminating under eaves on south. Two-story square bay with shed roof on north.

Significant Owner(s):

A. E. Hulla


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:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Prairie School style built in 1911. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is masonry. Exterior walls are original stucco. Horizontal wood banding at second floor sill level which wraps house. The building has a medium hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. Deep overhanging eaves. There is one side right, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, 1-light casements. Also fixed and double-hung windows on sides. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square stuccoed posts. Two round columns have been added for support in front span. Side entry on north in bay. There is a two-story, rear, frame/stucco addition.

* Date source: Village of Oak Park building permit archives.

Description generated by RuskinARC.