172 Newberry Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1910
Architectural Classification: Gable Front Cottage
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Residential

Upper Floor Use
Residential

Current Occupant


Zoning
R-7

Number of Stories
1.5

Property Index Number
1116403014

Within Local District?
No

Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?
C

Local Landmark?
No

Year


Local Landmark Eligible?
No

Criteria


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
NC

Architectural Classification
Gable Front Cottage

Details


Other Year


Date source
Assessor

Wall Material (Current)
Stucco

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
1.5

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Parged

Porch
Full Front

Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2
Aluminum/vinyl, Stained glass

Window Type
Double hung, casement & other

Window Configuration
3/1; 3-light; multi-light

Significance


Historic Features
Front gable roof; shed roof through-the-cornice dormers on side facades; full front porch with square supports and knee wall; 3/1 wood windows; stained glass window on east side square window bay

Alterations
Front porch partially enclosed; skylights on east window bay; stucco cladding (re-stuccoed)

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
84-253 (7/26/1984)--deck; 691 (6/12/1953)--put in two windows, strengthen braces on the side of the house, replace rotted out back entrance and new porch

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info


Other Sources
Sanborn Maps--1924, 1933, 1948

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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