635 S Elmwood Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

635 S Elmwood Ave

Construction date: documented 1909*

Architect:

Frank O. DeMoney

Builder:

S. T. Gunderson & Sons

Developer:

S. T. Gunderson & Sons

Style:

Foursquare, Queen Anne, Prairie School

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Gunderson National Register Historic District 2002
Designated at Local level : Gunderson Historic District 2002

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2.5-story single-family residence in the Queen Anne style with Prairie School influences built in 1909. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original stucco. The building has a high hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and four hip-roofed dormers. Front, rear, north and south-facing hip-roofed dormers. There is one side left, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, 3/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by a shed roof clad in asphalt shingles with square stuccoed posts. There is a single-story, rear addition. Family room addition at rear of house.

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

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