1036 Fair Oaks Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

Margaret Morse House

Construction date: documented 1926*

Architect:

John Van Bergen

Style:

Prairie School

Historical Summary:

See attached Historic Landmark report

Significant Owner(s):

Margaret Morse

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level : Oak Park Historic Landmark, 2005

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Prairie School style built in 1926. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original limestone and original stucco. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with deep. There is one center, exterior, limestone chimney. Windows are original wood, Multiple-light casements. There is a single-bay platform/stoop characterized by a flat roof with modern metal posts.

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

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