116-122 N Austin Blvd Oak Park, Illinois USA

116-122 N Austin Blvd

Construction date: documented 1916*

Builder:

H. D. Dundelen

Style:

Apartment/multi-unit complex, Craftsman.

Four large square front bays with gable roofs and large wood brackets and half-timbering. Limestone banding and decorative trim.

Significant Owner(s):

P. Porter

 

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-story apartment building in the Craftsman style built in 1916. The structural system is masonry. Exterior walls are original brick and original stucco. The building has a side gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and brackets and four gabled dormers. Four front-facing gabled square bays. Rear roof is flat with parapet walls. Windows are original wood, 3/1 double-hung sashes. Two entry doors at grade with glazing and sidelights within a brick and limestone surround.

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

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