714 Belleforte Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

714 Belleforte Ave

Construction date: approximate 1895*

Style:

Gable front, Folk/Traditional

Historical Summary:

Charles Voss altered a cottage to a gable front two-flat in 1907. The Voss family owned the property until 1959.

 

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 1.5-story single-family residence in the Folk/Traditional style built ca. 1895. The structural system is box frame. The foundation is concrete block. Exterior walls are replacement aluminum siding. The building has a gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. Windows are double-hung sashes.

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

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