621 N Kenilworth Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

621 N Kenilworth Ave

Construction date: approximate 1890*

Style:

Gable front, Craftsman, Queen Anne.

Gablefront Craftsman and Queen Anne house with Shingle Style influences.

Historical Summary:

The building is a Contributing Resource in the historic district. The house was constructed circa 1890.

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District
Designated at Local level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Architectural Description:

This is a 2.5-story single-family residence in the Craftsman style with Queen Anne influences built ca. 1890. The structural system is frame. The foundation is brick. Exterior walls are replacement vinyl siding. The building has a cross gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with deep and brackets. There is one center, straddle ridge, brick chimney. Windows are replacement aluminum, 1/1 sash. There is a single-story, full-width veranda characterized by a hip-and-gable roof clad in asphalt shingles with ionic wood posts on vinyl-clad piers.

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

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