408 Home Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

Sanford S. Vaughan House

Construction date: documented 1898*


Eben E. Roberts


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:


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 building is square in plan. 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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