624 N. Milwaukee Avenue


Libertyville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: pre-1897
Architectural Classification: Two Part Commercial Block (altered)
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Commercial

Upper Floor Use
Unknown

Current Occupant
Green Room

Zoning
C-1

Number of Stories
2

Property Index Number
1116300064

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
Fair

Integrity
Major alterations and additions

Current Use
Commerce/Trade

Historic Use
Commerce/Trade

Secondary Structure


NR Second


Architectural Classification
Two Part Commercial Block (altered)

Details


Other Year
1945 (c); 1970s

Date source
Surveyor/Sanborn

Wall Material (Current)
wood - vertical board

Wall Material 2 (Current)
Brick

Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
2

Roof Type
Flat

Roof Material
Not Visible

Foundation
Not visible

Porch


Window Material
Aluminum/vinyl

Window Material 2


Window Type
Double hung & storefront

Window Configuration
1/1; 1-light

Significance


Historic Features
Sanborn fire insurance maps show a 1-story brick commercial block from 1897-1933

Alterations
2nd-story addition (c. 1930); non-historic vertical wood cladding on front facade; replacement windows in 2nd story openings; remodeled storefront with non-historic windows and 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
809 (4/5/1954)--alteration of north wall with plywood; one window on south, also tear off back porch and replace with new one; one window on north side of glass block or glass; 1674 (11/14/1956)--re-side restaurant with stucco; 2076 (5/5/1955)--exterior door and window; 3429 (3/16/1964)--install five windows--3 on north and two on south of building; 4253 (7/21/1967)--remodel front of building; 00-39 (3/1/2000)--repairs, alterations and construction of fire damage

Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info
Assessor's photo of building in the 1970s on 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/6669/rec/236

Other Sources
Sanborn Maps--1897 (Sheet 1), 1907 (Sheet 2), 1912 (Sheet 2), 1924 (Sheet 2), 1933 (Sheet 2), 1948 (Sheet 2)

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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