229 N Elmwood Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

229 N Elmwood Ave

Construction date: documented 1904*


Pillinger Brothers


Queen anne, Queen Anne, Prairie School

Significant Owner(s):

William C. Pyatt


Status of Historic Designation:

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

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 Queen Anne style with Prairie School influences built in 1904. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original wood siding and original stucco. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and three hip-roofed dormers. There is one side left, side slope, brick chimney and one side left, exterior, wood clad chimney. Windows are historic wood, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, partial-width open porch characterized by a hip roof with round wood posts.

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

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