230 Clinton Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

Miller Hall House

Construction date: approximate 1885*

Style:

Queen anne, Queen Anne.

Two-story bays topped by pedimented gables on north and south.

Historical Summary:

The house is shown on the 1895 Sanborn Fire Insurance map.

Significant Owner(s):

Miller Hall

 

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 2.5-story single-family residence in the Queen Anne style built ca. 1885. The structural system is frame/stucco. Exterior walls are historic stucco. Stucco likely added in early 20th century over wood clapboard and shingles. The building has a hip and gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and one turret dormer. Slender round turret with conical roof at southwest corner. There is one rear, rear slope, brick chimney. Windows are historic wood, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, wrap-around open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square stuccoed posts. Single entry door with transom window above. There is a two-story, side, frame/stucco addition.

* Date source: Historical Society of Oak Park & River Forest

Description generated by RuskinARC.