707 Woodbine Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

707 Woodbine Ave

Construction date: documented 1903*

Builder:

Andrew Christianson

Style:

Gable front, Vernacular

Historical Summary:

707 Woodbine Ave was built in 1903 by Andrew Christianson for original owner D.B. Goodman

Significant Owner(s):

D.B. Goodman

 

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 1.5-story single-family residence in the Vernacular style built in 1903. The structural system is frame. Exterior walls are vinyl siding. The building has a gable roof clad in asphalt shingles and eave returns. There is one offset right, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are modern aluminum, 1/1 sash. The enclosed porch appears to feature a wide version of a jalousie window. There is a single-story, full-span enclosed porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with rectangular wood posts. The front entry is located slightly right of center on the front elevation of the enclosed porch. It is met by a set of wood stairs with wrought-iron railings.

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

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