323 W. Maple Avenue


Liberytville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1900
Architectural Classification: Gable Front
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Residential

Upper Floor Use
Residential

Current Occupant


Zoning
R-7

Number of Stories
1

Property Index Number
1116311015

Within Local District?
No

Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?
C

Local Landmark?
No

Year


Local Landmark Eligible?
Yes

Criteria
A

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 and additions

Current Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure
Detached garage

NR Second
NC

Architectural Classification
Gable Front

Details
Colonial Revival

Other Year


Date source
Assessor

Wall Material (Current)
Stucco

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2.5

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Brick

Porch
Full Front

Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double hung & other

Window Configuration
9/1; other

Significance
Well-preserved Gable Front residence with Colonial Revival detailing.

Historic Features
Front gable roof with cornice returns; 2-story west side projecting bay; hipped-roof front porch with classical columns on stucco knee wall; historic front door and sidelights; historic wood windows

Alterations
Replacement railings at roof of front porch; rear addition (2000)

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?


Moved From


Original Owner
Dusenbury

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
#00-310 (5/5/2000)--demo garage and build new garage, addition to single family dwelling

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info
From Illinois Digital Archives: "Note on back: "Mrs. Dusenbury, 323 W Maple" Photograph by Beswick Photo Studio, Libertyville, Ill. The Beswick Photo Studio is listed in the Libertyville section of the Waukegan city directory between 1903 and 1913. The Lake County Assessor's office reports that the house was built in 1900."

Other Sources
Sanborn Maps--1933 (Sheet 4), 1948 (Sheet 4)

Historic photo of house at Illinois Digital Archives (in collection of the Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society and Cook Memorial Public Library)--

http://www.idaillinois.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/cookmemo11/id/6513/rec/5

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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