• 1204 Sherman Avenue Evanston IL 60202
    42.03964, -87.682204
    PIN: 11-19-104-027-0000
  • Local

    Within Local District?: No

    Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?:

    Local Landmark?: Yes

    Year: 1982

    Local Landmark Eligible?:

    Criteria: A7: Exemplify an architectural style, construction technique or building type once common in the City.

  • National Register

    NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib:

    Within District?: No

    NR Landmark?: No


    NR Eligible?: No


    Alternate Address?:

  • General Information

    Category: Single Family Residential

    Condition: Excellent

    Integrity: Excellent

    Current Use: Single Family Residential

    Historic Use: Single Family Residential

    Secondary Structure:

    NR Second:

  • Architectural Description

    Architectural Classification: Queen Anne

    Details: Main floor wood siding and second floor shingles, a sloped wood shingle water course at the second floor line, double windows on main and second with wood casings and shutters. entry porch with turned columns, a decorative picket screen at the eave, with fretwork brackets, and dominant roof from above the porch up to ridge. Front gable has fish scale shingles and deep fascia board.

    Construction Year: c. 1885-1890

    Other Year:

    Date source: Landmark Nomination

    Wall Material (Current): Wood/Wood Siding

    Wall Material 2 (Current): Wood shingles

    Plan: Square

    No of Stories: 1 1/2

    Roof Type: Cross-Gabled

    Roof Material: Asphalt Shingle

    Foundation: Brick

    Porch: Entry Porch

    Window Material: Wood

    Window Material 2: Storm Windows

    Window Type: Single Hung

    Window Configuration: 1-Jan


    Historic Features: Elevation divided into four parts, double windows with shutters on main and second to the left, porch on the right, and dominant roof from first up to ridge, front gable has fish scale shingles, deep fascia board, wood window casings and shutters, a sloped water course at the second floor, wood siding on the main floor, and corner boards. The porch has turned columns, a decorative picket screen at the eave, with fretwork brackets.

    Alterations: Retrofit storms= windows.

  • Historic Information

    Old Address (city dir.year):

    Building Moved?:

    Moved From:

    Original Owner:

    Original Architect:

    Architect Source:


    Surveyor: Susan Turner, AIA

    Surveyor Organization: The Lakota Group

    Survey Date: 23-Jun-15

    Survey Area:

  • Permit/Historic Information

    Current Address: 1204 Sherman Avenue

    Old Address:

    Date of Construction: c. 1885-1890

  • Permit Moving Information

    Moving Permit #:

    Date Moved:

  • Original Permit Information

    Building Permit #:


    Building Permit Description:


    Original Owner Occupied?:

    Exterior Alteration Permits: BP3680, 1909.07.07, 1-sty frame ADD; BP7746, 1918.13.08, 1-sty frame GAR; BP12257, 1924.09.04, frame GAR, $350.

    Other Permit Information:

    COA Info:

    Historic Info: Granted landmark status on 1982.26.04, Ordinance 33-0-82.

    Other Sources:

    Historic Info Compiler:

    Volunteer: Daniel R. Schreiber

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