• 1926 Central Street Evanston IL 60201
    42.064182, -87.700071
    PIN: 10-12-104-006-0000
  • Local

    Within Local District?: No

    Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?:

    Local Landmark?: Yes

    Year: 1985

    Local Landmark Eligible?:

    Criteria: A4 A5

  • National Register

    NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib:

    Within District?: No

    NR Landmark?: No


    NR Eligible?: No


    Alternate Address?:

  • General Information

    Category: Commercial

    Condition: Good

    Integrity: Good

    Current Use: Commercial

    Historic Use: Commercial

    Secondary Structure:

    NR Second:

  • Architectural Description

    Architectural Classification: Classical Revival


    Construction Year: 1907

    Other Year:

    Date source: Landmark nomination

    Wall Material (Current): Stone

    Wall Material 2 (Current):

    Plan: Rectangular

    No of Stories: 1 1/2

    Roof Type: Flat

    Roof Material:



    Window Material: aluminum

    Window Material 2:

    Window Type: Fixed with Transom

    Window Configuration:


    Historic Features: Classical columns with flat capitals; entablature above storefront: leak ornament around storefront doorways; original storefront transom windows and doorways remain.

    Alterations: Aluminum storefront framing.

  • Historic Information

    Old Address (city dir.year):

    Building Moved?:

    Moved From:

    Original Owner: Peter Randlev

    Original Architect: George W. Maher

    Architect Source:


    Surveyor: NK

    Surveyor Organization: The Lakota Group

    Survey Date: 20-Jul-15

    Survey Area:

  • Permit/Historic Information

    Current Address: 1926 Central Street

    Old Address:

    Date of Construction:

  • Permit Moving Information

    Moving Permit #:

    Date Moved:

  • Original Permit Information

    Building Permit #: BP#2917

    Date: 1907.02.19

    Building Permit Description: BP#2917, 1907.02.19, 1-sty brick store bldg 45'W x 70'D x 27'H. 3 rooms, $10,000. owner P. Randlev, archt G.W. Maher, mason Jas. Wigginton

    Cost: $10,000.00

    Original Owner Occupied?:

    Exterior Alteration Permits:

    Other Permit Information:

    COA Info:

    Historic Info: Evanston Landmark. Statement of Significance "Typical of the high quality design that an outstanding architect could bring to a simple and routine commission, this store has a broad limestone frame around three sides of its front..."

    Other Sources: Evanston History Center Building Files

    Historic Info Compiler:

    Volunteer: D.Euer

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