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  • 601 University Place Evanston IL 60208
    42.05143, -87.677649
    PIN: 11-18-115-003-0000
  • Local

    Within Local District?: No

    Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?:

    Local Landmark?: Yes

    Year:

    Local Landmark Eligible?:

    Criteria:

  • National Register

    NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib:

    Within District?: No

    NR Landmark?: No

    Year:

    NR Eligible?: Yes

    Criteria:

    Alternate Address?:

  • General Information

    Category: Institutional - Educational Building

    Condition: Excellent

    Integrity: Excellent

    Current Use: Institutional - Educational Building

    Historic Use: Institutional - Educational Building

    Secondary Structure:

    NR Second:

  • Architectural Description

    Architectural Classification: Collegiate Gothic

    Details: Carved stone entry and arch, stone window surrounds, decorated original window frames, copper downspouts.

    Construction Year: 1940

    Other Year:

    Date source: Evanston: 150 Years, 150 Places, Second Edition, Design Evanston, 2013

    Wall Material (Current): Stone

    Wall Material 2 (Current): Stone

    Plan: Rectangular

    No of Stories: 2 1/2

    Roof Type: Cross-Gabled

    Roof Material: Slate

    Foundation: Stone

    Porch: Recessed Entry

    Window Material: Metal

    Window Material 2:

    Window Type: Casement with Transom

    Window Configuration: Multi Light

    Significance:

    Historic Features: Arched portico entrance on south elevation, multi-story arched window stonework, stone window surrounds.

    Alterations:

  • Historic Information

    Old Address (city dir.year):

    Building Moved?:

    Moved From:

    Original Owner:

    Original Architect: Rodgers, James Gamble

    Architect Source: Evanston: 150 Years, 150 Places, Second Edition, Design Evanston, 2013

    Builder:

    Surveyor: Susan Turner, AIA

    Surveyor Organization: The Lakota Group

    Survey Date: 15-Jul-15

    Survey Area:

  • Permit/Historic Information

    Current Address: 601 University Place

    Old Address:

    Date of Construction: 1940

  • Permit Moving Information

    Moving Permit #:

    Date Moved:

  • Original Permit Information

    Building Permit #: BP#19478

    Date: 1929.11.12

    Building Permit Description: 3-sty, ST Sorority House (Alpha Epsilon Phi - unclear if this is correct (NK)) (Later Student Union)

    Cost: $90,000

    Original Owner Occupied?:

    Exterior Alteration Permits:

    Other Permit Information:

    COA Info:

    Historic Info: Individual landmark ordinance number and date not found.

    Other Sources:

    Historic Info Compiler:

    Volunteer: Daniel R. Schreiber

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