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 building is square in plan. 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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