1001 Lyman Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

1001 Lyman Ave

Construction date: documented 1943*

Architect:

George L. Ballendeach

Style:

Apartment/multi-unit complex , Classical Revival

Historical Summary:

Noted on building permit as "7-unit defense housing product" and was approved by the War Production Board

Significant Owner(s):

Realty Corporation of Chicago

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Not currently designated at national, state, or local level

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story multi-family residence with Classical Revival influences built in 1943. The structural system is frame. The foundation is undetermined. Exterior walls are original brick veneer. The building has a low side gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with flush eaves. Windows are replacement vinyl, 6/6 double-hung sashes.

* Date source: Oak Park building permit archive

Description generated by RuskinARC.