619 Woodbine Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

619 Woodbine Ave

Construction date: approximate 1890*

Style:

Queen Anne.

619 Woodbine Ave features Queen Anne style elements including decorative shingles on the gable end and turned spindles on the porch. It is unknown if these details are original to the house or similar to original details.

Historical Summary:

619 N Woodbine Ave was built ca. 1890 and has a two-story rear addition built in 2000.

 

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 dwelling in the Queen Anne style built ca. 1890. The structural system is frame. Exterior walls are wood clapboard. The building has a gable roof clad in asphalt shingles. There is one center, straddle ridge, brick chimney. Windows are , 6/6 sash. There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by a shed roof clad in asphalt shingles with turned wood posts on square wood piers. The front door features multi-pane sidelights and is located at the right end of the front elevation, within the front porch. There is a two-story, rear, frame addition.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.