504 First Street


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1952
Architectural Classification: No Style
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Commercial

Upper Floor Use
N/A

Current Occupant


Zoning
I-2

Number of Stories
1

Property Index Number
1116408004

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 additiona

Current Use
Commerce/Trade

Historic Use
Industry/Processing/Extraction - Warehouse

Secondary Structure


NR Second


Architectural Classification
No Style

Details


Other Year


Date source
Permit

Wall Material (Current)
Concrete block

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
1

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Concrete

Porch


Window Material
Aluminum/vinyl

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double Hung

Window Configuration
1/1

Significance


Historic Features
Broad gable roof

Alterations
Gable roof replacing original flat roof; replacement windows in downsized openings; replacement front door; awning over entry; 1 story rear addition (1985)

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?


Moved From


Original Owner
Ortseifen, A. J.

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 #
447

Date
9/10/1952

Building Permit Description


Cost


Original Owner Occupied?


Exterior Alteration Permits
85-327 (1985)--addition (?--not clear on permit, $30,000);

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info
Building was occupied by Ace Welding Service--information on business on Illinois Digital Archive (provided by Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society and Cook Memorial Public Library)--"Historic photo of building on Illinois Digital Archives (in collection of Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society and Cook Memorial Public Library)--This business offered general repairs on residential and industrial steel structures and ornamental iron. In addition, they manufactured new truck bodies and utility and boat trailers."

Other Sources
Historic photo of building on Illinois Digital Archives (in collection of Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society and Cook Memorial Public Library)--http://www.idaillinois.org/cdm/ref/collection/cookmemo11/id/1980

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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