623 N Kenilworth Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

623 N Kenilworth Ave

Construction date: approximate 1900*

Style:

Gable front, Queen Anne, Shingle Style.

Gablefront Queen Anne and Shingle Style house.

Historical Summary:

The building is a Contributing Resource in the historic district. The house was constructed circa 1900.

 

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 Queen Anne style with Shingle Style influences built ca. 1900. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are replacement vinyl siding and replacement vinyl shingles. Vinyl shingles used for gablefronts, while vinyl siding is present on the rest of the house. The building has a cross gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with deep. There is one center, straddle ridge, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, 1/1 sash. There is a single-story, full-width enclosed porch characterized by a shed roof clad in asphalt shingles with square wood posts on rectangular wood piers.

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

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