630 N East Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

630 N East Ave

Construction date: documented 2017*


Kimberlee L. Smith


P and P Ltd. Construction


Tudor Revival

Historical Summary:

630 N East Ave is a non-contributing building within the Frank Lloyd Wright-Prairie School of Architecture Historic District as it was built outside the district's period of significance. Original brick house was constructed in 1952 and designed by C. Edward Franzen for owner Charles S. Castle. Second-floor addition and remodeling occurred in 2017.

Significant Owner(s):

Margaret Gillispie


Status of Historic Designation:

Not currently designated at national, state, or local level

Rating or Rank:


Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story single-family residence in the Tudor Revival style built in 2017. The structural system is box frame. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are original brick and original stucco. The building has a cross gable roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles. There is one offset right, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are replacement aluminum clad wood, 10-light casements. There is a single-story, partial-width open porch characterized by a shed roof clad in asphalt shingles with square wood posts. There is a second floor, upper story, frame/stucco addition. Residential.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.