125 W. Park Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1895
Architectural Classification: Queen Anne/Shingle
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Commercial/Office

Upper Floor Use
Unknown

Current Occupant
Griswold Home Care

Zoning
C-2

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1121109004

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
Queen Anne/Shingle

Details


Other Year


Date source
Assessor

Wall Material (Current)
Aluminum/vinyl

Wall Material 2 (Current)
Wood - shingles

Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2.5

Roof Type
Side Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Parged

Porch
Full Front

Window Material
Aluminum/vinyl

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double hung & casement

Window Configuration
1/1; 1-light

Significance


Historic Features
Side gable roof with cornice returns; three-sided east oriel bay window; inset front porch structure (altered)

Alterations
Sanborn maps from 1924-1948 show house with full-front, open porch--porch partially enclosed at center, removed at west end, with open entry porch at east end; replacement windows in original openings on side elevations; inset porch in front dormer enclosed with casement windows; 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
JCM-13-0028 (1/2/2014)--three replacement windows in apartment; 99-732 (7/22/1999)--addition; architectural drawing (no date)--alterations to rear facade (replacement siding, 2nd-story door and exterior staircase)

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info
Sanborn Maps--1924 (Sheet 9); 1933 (Sheet 5); 1948 (Sheet 5)

Mid-1970s photograph from IHSS

Other Sources


Historic Info Compiler
LR

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