215 Broadway Avenue


Libertyville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1905
Architectural Classification: Dutch Colonial Revival
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name
Evilsizer, J. P. House

Ground Floor Use
Residence

Upper Floor Use
Residential

Current Occupant


Zoning
R-6

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1116422003

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

Current Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Historic Use
Domestic - single dwelling

Secondary Structure
Detached garage

NR Second
NC

Architectural Classification
Dutch Colonial Revival

Details


Other Year


Date source
Assessor

Wall Material (Current)
Wood

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Front Gambrel

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Brick

Porch
Front entry

Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double Hung

Window Configuration
1/1

Significance
Fine, early-20th-century example of the Dutch Colonial Revival Style, with characteristic front-facing gambrel roof .

Historic Features
Steeply pitched front gambrel roof; inset corner porch with corner wood support; polygonal window bay west of entry; full-height, east-side, gable-roof bay; historic windows

Alterations
2-story rear and east addition (2000); 1-story rear addition; rear deck addition (1990); chimney addition (not historic)

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?


Moved From


Original Owner
Evilsizer, J. P.

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
00-207 (4/11/2000)--addition and alterations ($100,000); 90-310 (6/8/1990)--rear deck addition

Other Permit Information
90-152 (4/9/1990)--garage

COA Info


Historic Info


Other Sources


Historic Info Compiler
LR

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