Frank Lloyd Wright
L. R. Laughlin
Prairie, Prairie School
See attached Historic Landmark nomination report. Completely remodeled from Victorian to Prairie School in 1906. Second floor rebuilt following fire in 1976.
Designated at National level
Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture
Designated at Local level : Oak Park Historic Landmark, 2002
Potentially eligible as a contributing resource
This is a 2.5-story single-family residence in the Prairie School style built in 1906. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is frame/stucco. Exterior walls are original stucco. The building has a high hip roof clad in replacement wood shingles and two hip-roofed dormers. There is one side right, side slope, stuccoed chimney. Windows are original wood, Geometric pattern-light casements. There is a single-story, single-bay open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in wood shingles with square stuccoed posts on side walls stuccoed piers. The primary entry door is set back on the house following a long covered veranda.
* Date source: Village of Oak Park building permit archives.
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