834 Columbian Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

834 Columbian Ave

Construction date: documented 1914*

Builder:

W. F. Ahlsmede

Style:

Foursquare, Prairie School

Significant Owner(s):

W. F. Ahlsmede

 

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:

Contributing

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Prairie School style built in 1914. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are original stucco. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. There is one side left, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, 1-light casements. There is a single-story, recessed open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with square stuccoed posts. Porte Cochere covers side entry. Side entry.

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

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