131 W. Park Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1910 (c)
Architectural Classification: American Foursquare
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Commercial/Office

Upper Floor Use
Commercial/Office

Current Occupant
JC Forney Realty Inc.

Zoning
O-1

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1121109003

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

Current Use
Commerce/Trade - office

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure


NR Second


Architectural Classification
American Foursquare

Details


Other Year
1989

Date source
Surveyor/Permits

Wall Material (Current)
Stucco

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2.5

Roof Type
Hipped

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Concrete-block

Porch


Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2
Aluminum/vinyl

Window Type
Double hung, casement & fixed

Window Configuration
1/1; multi-light

Significance


Historic Features
Original house--hipped roof with overhanging eaves; hipped dormer window; three-sided east and west oriel bays (leaded glass window in east bay); some windows on side facades may be historic wood windows

Alterations
One-story front addition to building obscures original facade (1989)

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
89-16 (1/18/1989)--alterations; 88-580 (9/21/1988)--demo garage

Other Permit Information


COA Info


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

Other Sources


Historic Info Compiler
LR

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