300 Clinton Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

300 Clinton Ave

Construction date: approximate 1890


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:


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 building is rectangular in plan. 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.