608-612 Randolph St Oak Park, Illinois USA

Stearns Flats

Construction date: documented 1903*


Henry Hogans


Apartment/multi-unit complex, Italianate

Historical Summary:

Stearns Flats development also includes 241-245 S. East

Significant Owner(s):

Henry Hogans


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:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story apartment building in the Italianate style built in 1903. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original brick. Limestone window sills and trim. The building has a flat with parapet roof with decorative cornice and brackets and dentils. Windows are historic wood, 9/1 double-hung sashes. 2-over-1 on first floor and 9-over-1 on second floor. There is a recessed recessed stoop characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof.

* Date source: Historic Photo, Chicago Tribune 5-Oct-1904

Description generated by RuskinARC.