143 Newberry Avenue


Libertyville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1883
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
2

Property Index Number
1116404004

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
Domestic - single dwelling

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure
Detached garage

NR Second
NC

Architectural Classification
Gable Front

Details


Other Year
1993-5

Date source
Owner (House History)/permit

Wall Material (Current)
Wood

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Irregular

No of Stories
2.5

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Brick

Porch
Full Front

Window Material
Clad wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double Hung

Window Configuration
1/1; 1-light

Significance


Historic Features
Front gable roof; hipped full-front porch structure (historic, but not original-see 1912 and 1924 Sanborn maps); two-story west gable bay (altered)

Alterations
Wood siding is replacement; replacement windows in original openings; replacement railings and columns on front porch; two-story rear and west addition (1993); replacement front door

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
93-325 (6/18/1993)--rear addition and rebuild the two family dwelling ($150,000)

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info
Sanborn Maps--1897, 1907, 1912, 1924, 1933, 1948

According to owner, the house was originally a small cabin that was altered and expanded over the years.

Other Sources


Historic Info Compiler
LR

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