640 Belleforte Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

640 Belleforte Ave

Construction date: documented 1923*

Architect:

Louis A. Scheidt

Builder:

Louis A. Scheidt

Style:

Dutch colonial revival, Dutch Colonial Revival

Historical Summary:

The house is a Sears Kit Home

Significant Owner(s):

Louis A. Scheidt

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District 2009
Designated at Local level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District 2012

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Dutch Colonial Revival style built in 1923. The structural system is box frame. Exterior walls are replacement aluminum siding. The building has a gambrel roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and two shed-roofed dormers. There is one center, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, 6/1 double-hung sashes. Side entry porch at grade.

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

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