Libertyville Histroic Preservation
Beginning Street Number
704

End Street Number

STREET # SUFFIX

Street Name
N. Milwaukee Avenue

PIN

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Photo Id:

MilwaukeeAveN704.jpg


Building Details
Building name
Ground Floor Use
Commercial
Upper Floor Use
N/A
Current Occupant
Marathon Service Station
Zoning
C-1
Number of Stories
1
Property Index Number
1116302002
Local
Within Local District?
No

Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?
NC

Local Landmark?
No

Year

Local Landmark Eligible?
No

Criteria

National Register
NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib
NC
Within District?
No
NR Landmark?
No
Year
NR Eligible?
No
Criteria
Alternate Address?
724 N. Milwaukee Avenue (permit file); 720 N. Milwaukee Avenue (permit file)
General Information
Category
Building
Condition
Good
Integrity
Major alterations
Current Use
Transportation - road related (vehicular)
Historic Use
Transportation - road related (vehicular)
Secondary Structure
NR Second
Architectural Description
Architectural Classification
Freestanding Commercial
Details
Other Year
2015
Date source
Permits
Wall Material (Current)
Brick
Wall Material 2 (Current)
Metal/ Wood
Plan
No of Stories
1
Roof Type
Flat
Roof Material
Not Visible
Foundation
Not visible
Porch
Window Material
Aluminum/vinyl
Window Material 2
Window Type
Storefront
Window Configuration
1-light
Significance
Historic Features
Gas station building appears historic--angled storefront still visible
Alterations
Replacement storefront materials; some windows on sides of storefront filled in; exterior painted; metal frieze with signage; non-historic canopy over gas pumps
ADDITIONAL PHOTOGRAPHS
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NorthMilwaukee704.jpg


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NorthMilwaukee704(1).jpg


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NMilwaukee704.jpg


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MilwaukeeAveN704(1970s).jpg


Historic Information
Old Address (city dir.year
Building Moved?
Moved From
Original Owner
Clark Oil & Refinery Company
Original Architect
Pollatz, Walter
Architect Source
Permit
Builder
Surveyor
LR
Surveyor Organization
Ramsey Historic Consultants
Survey Date
May-June 2016
Survey Area
Downtown Libertyville
Permit/Historic Information
Old Address
Date of Construction
Permit Moving Information
Moving Permit #
Date Moved
Original Permit Information
Building Permit #
1118
Date
5/2/1955
Building Permit Description
1 story steel, brick and concrete block business
Cost
$22,000.00
Original Owner Occupied?
Exterior Alteration Permits
JCM-15-0010 (5/8/2015)--replace islands
Other Permit Information
COA Info
Historic Info
1970s Assessor photograph of gas station building at Illinois Digital Archives (in collection of Libertyville-Mundelein Historical Society and Cook Memorial Public Library):

http://www.idaillinois.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/cookmemo11/id/6674/rec/1
Other Sources
Sanborn Maps--1948 (Sheet 9)
Historic Info Compiler
LR
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