1040 Lake St Oak Park, Illinois USA

1040 Lake St

Construction date: documented 1929*


Holabird & Root


Dahl Stedman


Art Deco

Historical Summary:

This building was surveyed as part of the 2005 Downtown Oak Park Architectural Survey. It was identified as a significant building at that time. Some facade and interior alterations were done in 1972 by Sturr Young Associates.

Significant Owner(s):

Mr. Holmes Forsyth


Status of Historic Designation:

Not currently designated at national, state, or local level

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story commercial building in the Art Deco style built in 1929. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is stone. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are historic stone. The building has a flat roof. Windows are steel, 6-light fixed.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.