334 S Grove Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

334 S Grove Ave

Construction date: documented 1904*

Builder:

G.H. Bartlett

Style:

Foursquare, Vernacular.

Foursquare Vernacular house with some Prairie Style influences in the deep eaves and attic windows.

Significant Owner(s):

David James

 

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 1904. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are asbestos. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with deep and four shed-roofed dormers. There is one center, straddle ridge, brick chimney. Windows are , 1/1 sash. There is a single-story, single-bay portico characterized by a pedimented temple front roof clad in asphalt shingles with brackets support cantilevered roof posts. Primary entryway accessed by stairs that start on the right side of the front face and wind towards the center. Front door is barely covered by pedimented roof supported by brackets. Front door is wooden with a window pane that takes up most of the upper half of the door.

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

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