739 Belleforte Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

739 Belleforte Ave

Construction date: approximate 1893*

Style:

Gable front, Folk/Traditional

 

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. 1893. The structural system is box frame. The foundation is concrete block. Exterior walls are modern vinyl siding. The building has a gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. There is one rear, straddle ridge, brick chimney. Windows are double-hung sashes. There is a partial-width platform/stoop characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles. There is a 1.5 story, rear and south side, frame addition. Side wing on south elevation of house is probably an addition.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.