300 Clinton Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

300 Clinton Ave

Construction date: approximate 1890

Style:

Gable front, Folk/Traditional

Historical Summary:

House 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 2.5-story single-family residence in the Folk/Traditional style built ca. 1890. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are modern asphalt shingles. Original wood clapboard siding is likely underneath. The building has a medium front gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and one shed-roofed dormer. Shed-roofed dormer on south. There is one side right, exterior, wood siding chimney and one side right, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, 6/6 double-hung sashes. Also 1-over-1 double-hung windows. There is a platform/stoop. Concrete stoop with modern metal railings. Entry door with art glass transom window above. There is a two-story, rear, frame addition.

Description generated by RuskinARC.