313 Chicago Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

313 Chicago Ave

Construction date: documented 1913*


G. Holmsted


Mission influence, Mission/Spanish Revival

Significant Owner(s):

G. C. Cromwell


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture, 1973
Designated at Local level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture, 1972

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 Mission/Spanish Revival style built in 1913. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are original stucco. Decorative wood banding and trim. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and decorative parapet. Windows are replacement aluminum, Prairie Grid/Prairie Grid double-hung sashes. There is a two-story, partial-width open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square stuccoed posts on side walls stuccoed piers. Side entry porch.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.