507 N. Milwaukee Avenue


Libertyville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1923
Architectural Classification: Temple Front
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name
First Lake County National Bank

Ground Floor Use
Commercial

Upper Floor Use
Commercial/Office

Current Occupant
Libertyville Bank & Trust

Zoning
C-1

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1116305017

Within Local District?
No

Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?
C

Local Landmark?
No

Year


Local Landmark Eligible?
Yes

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
Major alterations/rehabilitation

Current Use
Commerce/Trade - financial institution

Historic Use
Commerce/Trade - financial institution

Secondary Structure


NR Second


Architectural Classification
Temple Front

Details


Other Year
1970 (c)/1999

Date source
Moran/Permit

Wall Material (Current)
Brick

Wall Material 2 (Current)


Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Flat/False Gable

Roof Material
Not Visible

Foundation
Not visible

Porch
Portico

Window Material
Aluminum/vinyl

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double hung & other

Window Configuration


Significance


Historic Features


Alterations
Current facade is a restoration of the original 1923 building--brick cladding (on front and north facades), center bay with full-height portico topped by triangular pediment; fluted double-height columns; classical cast-stone entry surround; replacement windows in altered openings on front and north facades (historically accurate replication of window type, configuration, and surround);secondary facade at rear (west) elevation

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
99-457 (6/7/1999)--remodel existing bank building ($769,376)

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info
Photograph of original 1923 building on 52 in IMAGES OF AMERICA: LIBERTYVILLE.

Photograph taken by the Lake County Assessor in the mid-1970s shows the building before the 1990s remodeling. Photo available at Illinois Digital Archives (in collection of the Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society and the Cook Memorial Public Library)--

http://www.idaillinois.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/cookmemo11/id/6647/rec/201

Other Sources
Sanborn Maps--1924 (Sheet 2), 1933 (Sheet 2), 1948 (Sheet 2)

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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