842-844 N East Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

842-844 N East Ave

Construction date: documented 1921*


M. L. Cable


Duplex, Spanish Colonial Revival

Historical Summary:

842-844 N East Ave is a Spanish Colonial duplex that was built in 1921 by owner/builder M.L. Cable. An open, rear porch was built in 1947 and a 3-car garage was built in 1948.

Significant Owner(s):

M. L. Cable


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 1-story duplex in the Spanish Colonial Revival style built in 1921. The building is u in plan. 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 front, exterior, brick chimney and one front, exterior, brick chimney. Windows are , 9-light double-hung sashes.

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

Description generated by RuskinARC.