315 Linden Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

315 Linden Ave

Construction date: documented 1908*

Builder:

Kavanagh Brothers Company

Style:

Foursquare, Prairie School

Significant Owner(s):

J. A. Hick

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture 1973
Designated at Local level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture 1972

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 Prairie School style built in 1908. The structural system is masonry and stucco. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are original brick and original stucco. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and one hip-roofed dormer. There are two side left, side slope, brick chimneys. Windows are original wood, 3/1 double-hung sashes. Also two-paned wood casement windows. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square brick posts on side walls brick piers. There is a two-story, rear, brick and stucco addition.

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

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