701 Belleforte Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

Grace (German) Lutheran Church

Construction date: documented 1903*

Current name:

Living Sanctuary of Faith

Style:

Cathedral/church, Gothic Revival

 

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 3-story church in the Gothic Revival style built in 1903. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a cross gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. There is one rear, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, Decorative-light stained glass. Windows have Gothic arches and stained glass. There is a platform/stoop.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.