705 S East Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

Dr. Harry Bernhardt Cottage

Construction date: documented 1919*


Jarvis Hunt


Henry Meincke & Brothers


Bungalow, Craftsman.

See attached Historic Landmark nomination report

Significant Owner(s):

Dr. Harry Bernhardt


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level : Historic Landmark, 2006

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Individually eligible

Architectural Description:

This is a 1-story single-family residence in the Craftsman style built in 1919. The structural system is frame/stucco. Exterior walls are original wood clapboard and replacement stucco. Decorative wood trim. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. There is one center, straddle ridge, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, Multiple-light casements. Also 1-over-1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-bay platform/stoop.

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

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