740 N. Milwaukee Avenue


Libertyville, IL 60048
Date of Construction: 1964
Architectural Classification: Freestanding Commercial
Survey Area: Downtown Libertyville

Building name


Ground Floor Use
Commercial

Upper Floor Use
N/A

Current Occupant
George Garner Cyclery

Zoning
C-2

Number of Stories


Property Index Number
1116301001

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
Good

Integrity
Major alterations

Current Use
Commerce/Trade

Historic Use
Commerce/Trade

Secondary Structure


NR Second


Architectural Classification
Freestanding Commercial

Details


Other Year


Date source
Permit

Wall Material (Current)
Brick

Wall Material 2 (Current)
Wood - vertical board

Plan
Rectangular

No of Stories
1

Roof Type
Front Gable

Roof Material
Asphalt - shingle

Foundation
Concrete

Porch


Window Material
Wood

Window Material 2


Window Type
Storefront

Window Configuration
1-light

Significance


Historic Features
Broad front-gable roof with exposed rafter tails and purlins

Alterations
Most windows on front and side facades covered with vertical board siding (if siding is removed and original window walls restored, rating may be upgraded to C)

Old Address (city dir.year


Building Moved?


Moved From


Original Owner


Original Architect
Benoliel, Phil

Architect Source
Permit

Builder
Ram Construction

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 #
3566

Date
9/22/1964

Building Permit Description
business (retail furniture)

Cost
$70,000.00

Original Owner Occupied?


Exterior Alteration Permits


Other Permit Information


COA Info


Historic Info
Assessor's photograph from the mid-1970s on 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/6680/rec/1

Other Sources
Sanborn Map--1948 (Sheet 9)

Historic Info Compiler
LR

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