246 Lake St Oak Park, Illinois USA

246 Lake St

Construction date: documented 2008*


Metropolis Architects and Builders


Steel Services Enterprises


Commercial garage, Contemporary

Historical Summary:

1915 one-story brick garage was destroyed by fire in 2007.

Significant Owner(s):

Asian & Domestic Authority


Status of Historic Designation:

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

Rating or Rank:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Not eligible / non-contributing

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story service station in the Contemporary style built in 2008. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are original glass panels and original concrete block. The building has a flat roof. Windows are original fixed. Insulated tempered and reflective glass panels. Garage door and recessed entry door at grade.

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

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