637 N Euclid Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

George C. Page House

Construction date: documented 1896*

Current name:

Whitewood

Architect:

Harvey L. Page

Style:

Neoclassical, Neo-Classical

Significant Owner(s):

George C. Page

 

Status of Historic Designation:

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

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Neo-Classical style built in 1896. The structural system is frame. The foundation is brick. Exterior walls are original wood clapboard. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and brackets and dentils. There is one side left, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, Diamond pane/1 double-hung sashes. Also fanlight in front porch gable. There is a two-story, full-width open porch characterized by a pedimented temple front roof clad in asphalt shingles with ionic wood posts.

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

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