214 S Kenilworth Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

214 S Kenilworth Ave

Construction date: approximate 1890*


Gable front, National, Queen Anne.

Gablefront National and Queen Anne house with Craftsman details.

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

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Architectural Description:

This is a 2.5-story single-family residence in the National style with Queen Anne influences built ca. 1890. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are replacement vinyl siding. The building has a gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and one gabled dormer. Windows are replacement aluminum, 2/2 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: Sanborn Maps

Description generated by RuskinARC.