• 929 Sherman Avenue Evanston IL 60601
    42.035206, -87.681784
    PIN: 11-19-117-023-0000
  • Local

    Within Local District?: No

    Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?:

    Local Landmark?: Yes

    Year: 1982

    Local Landmark Eligible?:

    Criteria: A7: 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: Good

    Integrity: Good

    Current Use: Single Family Residential

    Historic Use: Single Family Residential

    Secondary Structure:

    NR Second:

  • Architectural Description

    Architectural Classification: Gable-Front House

    Details: Vergeboard, full porch, prominent shingled gable.

    Construction Year: c. 1885 - 1895

    Other Year:

    Date source: Landmark Nomination

    Wall Material (Current): Wood/Wood Siding

    Wall Material 2 (Current): Wood shingles

    Plan: Square

    No of Stories: 2

    Roof Type: Gable front

    Roof Material: Synthetic Wood Shakes

    Foundation: Brick

    Porch: Full Front

    Window Material: aluminum

    Window Material 2:

    Window Type: Single Hung

    Window Configuration: 1-Jan


    Historic Features: Vergeboard detailing on porch, gable face, fan fight gable on porch roof at entrance end.

    Alterations: Porch repairs, replacement windows, missing handrails, possibly an addition on the back; Unclear if building was moved, seems like a very high basement, brick, unprecedented in neighborhood, no information available to substantiate.

  • 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: 25-Jun-15

    Survey Area:

  • Permit/Historic Information

    Current Address: 929 Sherman Avenue

    Old Address:

    Date of Construction: c. 1885 - 1895

  • Permit Moving Information

    Moving Permit #:

    Date Moved:

  • Original Permit Information

    Building Permit #:


    Building Permit Description:


    Original Owner Occupied?:

    Exterior Alteration Permits: BP81-4061, 1981.21.11, rear ADD and front cosmetic changes, $36,000, AR Sisco, Lubotsky Associates, LTD., CON Cassidy Construction Corp; BP00263. 2001.08.11, replace windows, CON David Dwyer Const.

    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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