630 N Kenilworth Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

630 N Kenilworth Ave

Construction date: documented 1903*

Builder:

Sias & Grenfel

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 in 1903 by Sias & Grenfel for owner N. Reu.

Significant Owner(s):

N. Reu

 

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 in 1903. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are replacement vinyl siding. The building has a flared gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with deep and two flared hip dormers. Windows are replacement vinyl, 1/1 sash. There is a single-story, full-width veranda characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with doric wood posts on square wood piers.

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

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