321 S Grove Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

321 S Grove Ave

Construction date: documented 1913*

Builder:

Krogman Brothers

Style:

Vernacular

Historical Summary:

Construction was done to fix up house and make it livable again from 2016-2017. Original windows were removed but wood siding was reused.

Significant Owner(s):

Anna J. Vosburg

 

Status of Historic Designation:

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

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Vernacular style built in 1913. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original wood siding. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and two gabled dormers. There is one southwest corner, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, 1/1 double-hung sashes. Original windows were removed during construction. They were 6/6 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, three-quarter partially enclosed characterized by a flat roof with classical round columns with tuscan capitals wood posts on square stone piers. Primary entryway is off-center right directly up original brick stairs onto porch. Front door is wooden with a large rectangular window pane at eye level.

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

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