728 S Elmwood Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

728 S Elmwood Ave

Construction date: documented 1906*


Frank O. DeMoney


S. T. Gunderson & Sons


S. T. Gunderson & Sons


Foursquare, Colonial Revival, Craftsman.

High side gables and exposed rafter tails in the front eaves. First floor bay window on south.

Significant Owner(s):

S. T. Gunderson & Sons


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:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2.5-story single-family residence in the Colonial Revival style with Craftsman influences built in 1906. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are modern vinyl siding. The building has a high side gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and exposed rafters and two gabled dormers. Two front-facing gabled dormers. Windows are replacement vinyl, 1/1 double-hung sashes. Art glass window with floral pattern on first floor south. There is a single-story, full-width enclosed porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square wood posts.

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

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