618 Belleforte Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

618 Belleforte Ave

Construction date: documented 1916*


A. Boerema and Son


Foursquare, Prairie School

Significant Owner(s):

John Boerema


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:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Prairie School style built in 1916. The building is square in plan. The structural system is masonry. Exterior walls are original stucco. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and one hip-roofed dormer. Front-facing hip-roofed dormer. There is one side right, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are replacement aluminum clad wood, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square stuccoed posts. Front porch has stucco posts and side walls with wood landing and stairs.

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

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