539 Belleforte Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

539 Belleforte Ave

Construction date: documented 1902*


Vierow Brothers


Foursquare, Vernacular

Significant Owner(s):

F. W. Cook


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture
Designated at Local level : Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture

Rating or Rank:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Vernacular style built in 1902. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are replacement rolled asphalt. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. Front-facing gabled dormer and south-facing shed dormer. Windows are replacement vinyl, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-width enclosed porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with round posts.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.