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 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.

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