408 Home Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

Sanford S. Vaughan House

Construction date: documented 1898*

Architect:

Eben E. Roberts

Style:

Classical Revival

Significant Owner(s):

Sanford S. Vaughan

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Ridgeland/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 Classical Revival style built in 1898. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original wood clapboard. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and three hip-roofed and gabled dormers. There is one side right, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, 2/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with doric wood posts.

* Date source: 1973 Prairie School Review - "E. E. Roberts: A Catalog" by Fran Steiner

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