159 Newberry Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1920 (c)
Architectural Classification: Craftsman Bungalow (altered)
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
1116404008

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
NC

Architectural Classification
Craftsman Bungalow (altered)

Details


Other Year
1997 (2nd story addition)

Date source
Surveyor/Sanborn Map/permit

Wall Material (Current)
Wood - shingles

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Parged

Porch
Corner entry

Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2
Aluminum/vinyl

Window Type
Double Hung

Window Configuration
3/1; 6/1

Significance


Historic Features
Historic 3/1 wood windows on first story; inset corner porch (enclosed)

Alterations
Second story is non-historic addition (see 1948 Sanborn map); replacement siding

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
97-672 (9/8/1997)--2nd story addition and alterations; 2316 (7/1950)--repair front steps

Other Permit Information
JRAB-05-0020 (9/23/2005)--detached garage

COA Info


Historic Info


Other Sources
Sanborn Maps--1933, 1948

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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