307 Brainerd Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1870
Architectural Classification: Italianate
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Residence

Upper Floor Use
Residential

Current Occupant


Zoning
R-6

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1116310042

Within Local District?
No

Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?
C

Local Landmark?
No

Year


Local Landmark Eligible?
Yes

Criteria
A

NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib
C

Within District?
No

NR Landmark?
No

Year


NR Eligible?
No

Criteria


Alternate Address?


Category
Building

Condition
Good

Integrity
Moved; minor alterations

Current Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure
Detached garage

NR Second
NC

Architectural Classification
Italianate

Details


Other Year


Date source
Assessor

Wall Material (Current)
Wood

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Hipped

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Concrete-block

Porch


Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double Hung

Window Configuration
1/1

Significance
Handsome 19th-century Italianate residence with characteristic bracketed cornice and ornamental window surrounds. House was moved to current location in 1957.

Historic Features
Low-pitched hipped roof; paneled wood frieze with wood brackets; symmetrical facade with center entry; ornamental wood window surrounds

Alterations
House moved in 1957 (concrete block foundation); replacement front stoop; replacement windows in original openings (historically appropriate type and configuration)

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?
Yes

Moved From
Unknown

Original Owner


Original Architect


Architect Source


Builder


Surveyor
LR

Surveyor Organization
Ramsey Historic Consultants

Survey Date
May-June 2016

Survey Area
Downtown Libertyville

Old Address


Date of Construction


Moving Permit #
1787

Date Moved
5/13/1957

Building Permit #


Date


Building Permit Description


Cost


Original Owner Occupied?


Exterior Alteration Permits


Other Permit Information
#97-891 (11/13/1997)--detached garage

COA Info


Historic Info


Other Sources


Historic Info Compiler
LR

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