314 S East Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

314 S East Ave

Construction date: documented 1920*

Architect:

William Harlev, Jr.

Builder:

H. W. Peterson

Style:

Foursquare, Prairie School

Significant Owner(s):

H. W. Peterson

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Ridgland/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 2.5-story single-family residence in the Prairie School style built in 1920. The structural system is frame/stucco. Exterior walls are original stucco. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with flared eaves and three hip-roofed dormers. There is one side left, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, 1-light casements. Storm windows appear as double-hung. Also several replacement double-hung windows. There is a single-story, single-bay open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with square stuccoed posts.

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

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