113 First Street


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1900
Architectural Classification: Gable Front
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Residential

Upper Floor Use
Residential

Current Occupant


Zoning
R-7

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1121203012

Within Local District?
No

Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?
NC

Local Landmark?
No

Year


Local Landmark Eligible?
No

Criteria


NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib
NC

Within District?
No

NR Landmark?
No

Year


NR Eligible?
No

Criteria


Alternate Address?


Category
Building

Condition
Good

Integrity
Major alterations and additions

Current Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure
Detached garage

NR Second
C

Architectural Classification
Gable Front

Details
Craftsman

Other Year
1920 (c); 1997

Date source
Assessor/Surveyor/permit

Wall Material (Current)
Wood - shingles

Wall Material 2 (Current)
Wood

Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Not visible

Porch
Front entry

Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Combination

Window Configuration
Combination

Significance


Historic Features
Front gable roof; hipped roof full-front porch structure (partially enclosed c. 1920); historic (but not original) 3/1 double hung windows on front facade

Alterations
Large 2-story rear addition that is taller than original house (1997); wood shingles on front facade (1951); front porch partially enclosed c. 1920; entry porch steps and railing are more recent

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?


Moved From


Original Owner
Whitney, Lew

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 #


Date Moved


Building Permit #


Date


Building Permit Description


Cost


Original Owner Occupied?


Exterior Alteration Permits
97-524 (7/11/1997)--rear addition ($50,000); No Permit # (11/2/1951)--reside house with John manvills Shingles

Other Permit Information
00-974 (2001)--addition to garage

COA Info


Historic Info
Historic image of photograph on Illinois Digital Archives (in collection of Libertyville Mundelein Historical Society and Cook Memorial Public Library:

http://www.idaillinois.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/cookmemo11/id/6501/rec/5

Back of photograph reads "House of Lew Whitney." According to Illinois Digital Archives, Whitney was a tinner.

Other Sources
Sanborn maps, 1933, 1948

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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