625 S Oak Park Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

Charles W. Eils House

Construction date: documented 1910*

Architect:

Eben E. Roberts

Builder:

T. A. Holm

Style:

Foursquare, Prairie School

Historical Summary:

See attached Historic Landmark nomination report

Significant Owner(s):

Charles W. Eils

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level : Historic Landmark, 2006

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Individually eligible

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Prairie School style built in 1910. The structural system is frame. The foundation is concrete and brick. Exterior walls are original wood clapboard. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and one hip-roofed dormer. Windows are original wood, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square wood posts. There is a dormer, front, frame addition.

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

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