219 Brainerd Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1953
Architectural Classification: Ranch
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Residence

Upper Floor Use
N/A

Current Occupant


Zoning
R-6

Number of Stories
1

Property Index Number
1116310026

Within Local District?
No

Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?
C

Local Landmark?
No

Year


Local Landmark Eligible?
No

Criteria


NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib
C

Within District?
No

NR Landmark?
No

Year


NR Eligible?
No

Criteria


Alternate Address?


Category
Building

Condition
Good

Integrity
Minor alterations

Current Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure
[Attached garage]

NR Second


Architectural Classification
Ranch

Details


Other Year


Date source
Permit

Wall Material (Current)
Wood

Wall Material 2 (Current)
Stone

Plan
Irregular

No of Stories
1

Roof Type
Multi-gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Concrete

Porch


Window Material
Aluminum/vinyl

Window Material 2


Window Type
Combination

Window Configuration
Combination

Significance


Historic Features
Horizontal massing, low-pitched multi-gable roof; wood and rustic stone cladding; multiple projecting bays and wall dormers on front facade; attached garage

Alterations
Replacement windows in original openings; greenhouse addition on southwest facade

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?


Moved From


Original Owner
Mesenbrink, Emil

Original Architect
Coy Lumber Company

Architect Source
Permit

Builder
Gorsline, George

Surveyor
LR

Surveyor Organization
Ramsey Historic Consultants

Survey Date


Survey Area
Downtown Libertyville

Old Address


Date of Construction
1953

Moving Permit #


Date Moved


Building Permit #
542

Date
3/9/1953

Building Permit Description
Frame single-family dwelling

Cost
$20,000

Original Owner Occupied?


Exterior Alteration Permits
#77-517 (8/30/1977)--Aluminum patio enclosure (southwest side)

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info


Other Sources


Historic Info Compiler
LR

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