• 2400 Park Place Evanston IL 60201
    42.06633, -87.706545
    PIN: 05-34-319-007-0000
  • Local

    Within Local District?: No

    Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?:

    Local Landmark?: Yes

    Year: 1978

    Local Landmark Eligible?:

    Criteria: A5: Exemplify the work of a nationally or internationally known architect, or major local architect or master builder; A9: Be selected for inclusion on the 1972 Illinois Historic Structures Survey.

  • 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: Craftsman

    Details: Rafters over entrance porch.

    Construction Year: 1911

    Other Year:

    Date source: Landmark Nomination

    Wall Material (Current): Wood Shingle

    Wall Material 2 (Current):

    Plan: Rectangular

    No of Stories: 1 1/2

    Roof Type: Side Gabled

    Roof Material: Asphalt Shingle

    Foundation: Concrete

    Porch: Full Front

    Window Material: Wood

    Window Material 2: Vinyl

    Window Type: Double Hung

    Window Configuration: 1-Jan


    Historic Features: Full width 1-story porch with trellis roof and massive piers. Center shed dormer with 3 casement windows (8 panes) and flanking single (single pane) casement window shed dormers, arched supports for gable roof over side door, brick chimney on side, false reacted ends.

    Alterations: Various window configurations suggest replacements.

  • Historic Information

    Old Address (city dir.year):

    Building Moved?: MP526 04/09/1925 1-story frame garage

    Moved From: 2116 Central

    Original Owner: Mrs. Ethel H. Knox

    Original Architect: Hatzeld and Arthur Howell Knox

    Architect Source: Landmark Nomination


    Surveyor: Becky Hurley

    Surveyor Organization: The Lakota Group

    Survey Date: 30-Jul-15

    Survey Area:

  • Permit/Historic Information

    Current Address: 2400 Park Place

    Old Address:

    Date of Construction: 1911

  • Permit Moving Information

    Moving Permit #:

    Date Moved:

  • Original Permit Information

    Building Permit #: BP#4482

    Date: 1911.07.18

    Building Permit Description: 1 stry frame res 40ft frnt 36 ft deep 27ft ht.

    Cost: $3,500

    Original Owner Occupied?: Yes

    Exterior Alteration Permits: BP#91-22909, 1991.04.17, deck and fence, $3000; BP90-21943, 1990.08.20, 1 sty rear kit add, 12'x13', $19,930, AR/BL Air Room; BP#8918182, 1989.01.12, Dem/Rebld gar, $6000; 07DKP0000000073: Remove deck add concr landing and steps; 07IER0000000033: Concrete work - exterior entrance to basement; 14WNDR-0198: Replace 13 winds and one French door -- no change in size or placement; 12ACCS-0006: Detached garage.

    Other Permit Information:

    COA Info: 14PRES-0238: Replace non-original wd casement windows and French wd door (S elev: rf dormer casement winds, French door and casement winds from 1-sty add W elev: 2nd floor casement winds) with new alum clad casement windows and French door; 12PRES-0143: Construction of a detached 2-car frame gar with panelized gar door and panelized man doors on the E and W elevations and double hung wd windows on N and W elevs; 07HIS0000000185: Remove existing rear wooden deck and build a new concr and brick landing, restore shingles of exterior wall facing S; 07HIS0000000089: Excavation for basement exit at the rear SW corner of house, construction of new concrstairs and railing above grade, new door opening and new door below grade.

    Historic Info: MP526 4/9/1925 1-story frame garage moved here from 2116 Central.

    Other Sources:

    Historic Info Compiler:

    Volunteer: Ellegant/Weiss

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