321 First Street


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1920 (c)
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
1116415014

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
Minor alterations

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


Date source
Sanborn map (1924)

Wall Material (Current)
Wood - shingles

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Concrete-block

Porch
Full Front

Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double Hung

Window Configuration
1/1; 3/1

Significance
Well-preserved example of the Gable Front vernacular type, with Craftsman-style detailing.

Historic Features
Front gable roof and rectangular massing; wood shingle siding; south end of porch structure is original (Sanborn map, 1924); historic 3/1 wood windows

Alterations
Sanborn maps show north end of porch was built as an open porch some time between 1924 and 1933--enclosed later with 1/1 windows; aluminum soffits

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?


Moved From


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 #


Date Moved


Building Permit #


Date


Building Permit Description


Cost


Original Owner Occupied?


Exterior Alteration Permits
#80-187 (5/18/1980)--replace deck and fence; 3287 (6/19/1963)--repair porch; JB-06-0066 (5/2006)--remove and replace soffit, fascia gutters, and downspouts

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info


Other Sources
Sanborn Maps (1924, 1933, 1948)

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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