843 N East Ave Oak Park, Illinois USA

843 N East Ave

Construction date: documented 1916*


L. R. Laughlin


Foursquare, 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:


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 building is rectangular 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 and three gabled dormers. There is one side right, side slope, brick chimney. 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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