228 S Cuyler Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

228 S Cuyler Ave

Construction date: approximate 1915*


Bungalow, Craftsman

Historical Summary:

228 S Cuyler Ave is a contributing resource within the Ridgeland-Oak Park Historic District.


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Ridgeland-Oak Park Historic District
Designated at Local level : Ridgeland-Oak Park Historic District

Architectural Description:

This is a 1-story single dwelling in the Craftsman style built ca. 1915. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is frame. Exterior walls are replacement wood siding and original stucco and wood half-timbering. Wood siding around sides and rear of house, stucco and wood half-timbering on front upper face. The building has a medium front gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with box cornice. There is one rear, straddle ridge, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, 1/1 sash. There is a single-story platform/stoop. Center on front face of house. Concrete stairs lead onto stoop, exposed to the elements with no porch roof. Vinyl door with glass panel and windows surrounding front door.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.