408-410 S Austin Blvd Oak Park, Illinois USA

Poley Building

Construction date: documented 1928*

Current name:

Parkview West Condominiums


Charles Kristen


John Lind


Apartment/multi-unit complex, Tudor Revival

Historical Summary:

See attached Historic Landmark nomination report

Significant Owner(s):

Charles Poley


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level : Historic Landmark, 2004

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Individually eligible

Architectural Description:

This is a 4-story apartment building in the Tudor Revival style built in 1928. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is masonry. Exterior walls are original brick and original limestone. The building has a flat roof with parapet walls and decorative bargeboard. There are two front, straddle parapet, brick chimneys. Decorative chimney pots. Windows are original steel, 8-light casements. Paired casement windows with 4-light transom windows; paired diamond pane casement windows and arched diamond pane windows flanking entry door. Single wood entry door in arched opening at grade within limestone surround.

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

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