411 Chicago Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

411 Chicago Ave

Construction date: documented 1941*


Michaelsen, Rabig and Ramp


Frank J. Eick and Company


Commercial building, Contemporary

Historical Summary:

Originally constructed as a store (Jewel Tea Company)

Significant Owner(s):

Prairie State Bank


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:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Not eligible / non-contributing

Architectural Description:

This is a 1-story office building in the Contemporary style built in 1941. The structural system is masonry. Exterior walls are modern eifs and original brick. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement, Geometric pattern-light casements. Entry door at grade in recessed alcove.

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

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