733 S Elmwood Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

733 S Elmwood Ave

Construction date: documented 1907*


Frank O. DeMoney


S. T. Gunderson & Sons


S. T. Gunderson & Sons


Foursquare, Queen Anne.

Double bays on front second floor. Wide first floor bay on front. First floor bay on south. Bay in stairway on north.

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 Queen Anne style built in 1907. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are modern vinyl siding. Installed over asphalt siding in 2017. The building has a high hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with flared eaves and three hip-roofed dormers. Front, north and south-facing hip-roofed dormers with flared eaves. Windows are original wood, 6/1 double-hung sashes. Art glass window with geometric pattern on first floor south. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square wood posts. Wood decorative details in porch fascia. There is a single-story, rear, frame addition.

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

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