839 N East Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

839 N East Ave

Construction date: documented 1916*

Builder:

L. R. Laughlin

Style:

Prairie, Prairie School

Significant Owner(s):

L. R. Laughlin

 

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 1916. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles and one gabled dormer. Windows are double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, partial-width platform/stoop characterized by a gabled roof clad in asphalt shingles.

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

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