1028 Augusta St Oak Park, Illinois USA

1028 Augusta St

Construction date: documented 1922*

Architect:

Peter J. Wolf

Builder:

Buchholz & Huxhold Co.

Style:

Bungalow, Craftsman

Significant Owner(s):

American Real Estate Improvement Corp.

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District 2009
Designated at Local level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District 2012

Rating or Rank:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 1.5-story single-family residence in the Craftsman style built in 1922. The structural system is box frame. Exterior walls are modern vinyl siding and original wood shingles. The building has a side gable roof clad in modern metal shingles and two gabled dormers. Energy Star metal roof installed in 2010. There is one side left, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are replacement vinyl, Prairie Grid/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-width open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with battered wood posts on side walls vinyl siding-clad piers.

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

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