124-126 N Austin Blvd Oak Park, Illinois USA

124-126 N Austin Blvd

Construction date: documented 1927*

Architect:

Arthur Jacobs

Builder:

Norman McLeod

Style:

Apartment/multi-unit complex, Tudor.

Decorative limestone trim and details. Two full-height front bays flank the entrance. Parapet walls are crenelated.

Significant Owner(s):

Norman McLeod

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Ridgeland/Oak Park Historic District 1983
Designated at Local level : Ridgeland/Oak Park Historic District 1994

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 3.5-story multiple dwelling in the Tudor style built in 1927. The structural system is masonry. Exterior walls are original brick and original stone. The building has a flat with parapet roof with parapet walls. Windows are original wood, 4/1 double-hung sashes. Center entry door at grade with wood door and multi-paned glazing within an elaborate limestone surround.

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

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