716 Woodbine Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

716 Woodbine Ave

Construction date: documented 1903*

Builder:

Sias & Grenfel

Historical Summary:

716 Woodbine Ave was built in 1903 by Sias & Grenfel for original owner C. Page. It is one of several buildings built by Sias & Grenfel on the 700 block of Woodbine.

Significant Owner(s):

C. Page

 

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

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence built in 1903. The structural system is frame. Exterior walls are vinyl siding. The building has a gable roof clad in asphalt shingles with deep and one hip-roofed dormer. Windows are , 1/1 sash. There is a single-story, full-span enclosed porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with rectangular vinyl-clad posts. The front entry is located slightly left of center on the front façade of the enclosed porch. The door is reached by a set of wood stairs with wood railings and a narrow landing.

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

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