• 2521 Marcy Avenue Evanston IL 60201
    42.063264, -87.71879
    PIN: 10-11-106-014-0000
  • Local

    Within Local District?: No

    Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?:

    Local Landmark?: Yes

    Year: 1985

    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: Tudor Revival

    Details: Brick quoin work, cartouche over gable bay, flared gable ends.

    Construction Year: 1930

    Other Year:

    Date source: Landmark Nomination

    Wall Material (Current): Brick

    Wall Material 2 (Current): Wood Siding

    Plan: Square

    No of Stories: 2 1/2

    Roof Type: Side Gabled

    Roof Material: Asphalt

    Foundation: Undetermined

    Porch: Entry Porch

    Window Material: aluminum, Aluminum Clad, Wood

    Window Material 2: Wood

    Window Type: Double Hung

    Window Configuration: Multi Light


    Historic Features: Dominant facing gable with wood siding in apex, chimney with pots, horizontal wood siding in gable upper half.

    Alterations: First and second story windows may have been replaced.

  • Historic Information

    Old Address (city dir.year):

    Building Moved?:

    Moved From:

    Original Owner: O.H. Knecht

    Original Architect: Carlson Danielson

    Architect Source: Building permits at Evanston History Center

    Builder: BL Carlson & Danielson; John Skoglund

    Surveyor: Douglas Gilbert, AIA

    Surveyor Organization: The Lakota Group

    Survey Date: 17-Jul-15

    Survey Area:

  • Permit/Historic Information

    Current Address: 2521 Marcy Avenue

    Old Address:

    Date of Construction: 1930

  • Permit Moving Information

    Moving Permit #:

    Date Moved:

  • Original Permit Information

    Building Permit #: BP#20012: 1930.12.13 BP#20013: 1930.12.13

    Date: BP#20012: 1930.12.13 BP#20013: 1930.12.13

    Building Permit Description: BP#20012, 1930.12.13: 2-sty dwelling (temporary permit) BP#20013: 1930.12.13: 2-sty dwelling

    Cost: BP#20013: 1930.12.13: $11,000

    Original Owner Occupied?:

    Exterior Alteration Permits: 08RFS0000000103: Roof

    Other Permit Information: BP#20096, 1931.04.01, 1-sty frame 2-car gar, 22'X20'X12', $500, OR/O/AR Knecht, O.H., BL John Skoglund; BP#80-382, 1980.04.01, Re-RF, OWN Cravens, R.J., CON Hanson & Assoc.; BP#08RFS0000000103, 2008.04.01, Re-RF, OWN Cravens, Richard, CON Lindholm Roofing, Inc.

    COA Info: 08HIS0000000047: Replace existing asph shingles on main house rf with 30-year asphalt shingles.

    Historic Info:

    Other Sources: Evanston History Center; Microfiche at Building & Inspection Services Department, City of Evanston; Online permits at https://permits. cityofevanston.org/CitizenAccess/.

    Historic Info Compiler:

    Volunteer: J. Steidl

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