611 Belleforte Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

611 Belleforte Ave

Construction date: documented 1923*

Architect:

G. B. Carson

Builder:

W. Mudd

Style:

Bungalow, Craftsman

Significant Owner(s):

Gilbert Davies

 

Status of Historic Designation:

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

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 1.5-story single-family residence in the Craftsman style built in 1923. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are original brick and original wood shingles. The building has a medium side gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and two gabled dormers. Front and rear facing gabled dormers. There is one side left, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, 3/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, partial-width open porch characterized by a gabled roof clad in asphalt shingles with square brick posts. Front porch has brick side walls and concrete landing and stairs.

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

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