121 W. Park Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1880 (c)
Architectural Classification: Cross Gable
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Commercial/Office

Upper Floor Use
Unknown

Current Occupant
State Farm Insurance

Zoning
C-2

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1121211001

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
Moderate alterations

Current Use
Commerce/Trade - office

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure


NR Second


Architectural Classification
Cross Gable

Details


Other Year


Date source
Surveyor

Wall Material (Current)
Aluminum/vinyl

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Cross

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Cross Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Parged

Porch
Corner entry

Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double hung, fixed & casement

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

Significance


Historic Features
Two story front gable bay with east and west two-story cross-bays; cutaway corners on front bay; square, east-side oriel bay with historic wood windows

Alterations
Replacement siding (2005); replacement windows in downsized openings (except in oriel bay); corner entry porch (historic alteration likely dating from the 1910s or 20s, enclosed later); fixed shutters; rear east-side addition; east deck addition; exterior staircase on west bay (2006)

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
85-236 (7/25/1985)--alterations; PB-05-0438 (5/24/2005)--siding; JCM-04-0035 (3/15/2006)--second-floor door, deck & stairs (rear)

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info


Other Sources
Sanborn Maps--1924 (Sheet 9); 1933 (Sheet 5); 1948 (Sheet 5)

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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