• 1453 Elmwood Avenue Evanston IL 60202
    42.044359, -87.683153
    PIN: 11-18-317-006-0000
  • Local

    Within Local District?: No

    Local Dist Contrib/Non-Contrib?:

    Local Landmark?: Yes

    Year: 1982

    Local Landmark Eligible?:

    Criteria: A7

  • National Register

    NR District Contrib/Non-Contrib:

    Within District?: No

    NR Landmark?: No


    NR Eligible?: No


    Alternate Address?:

  • General Information

    Category: Institutional- Civic Building

    Condition: Excellent

    Integrity: Excellent

    Current Use: Institutional - Civic Building

    Historic Use: Institutional - Civic Building

    Secondary Structure:

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  • Architectural Description

    Architectural Classification: Classical Revival

    Details: Limestone window surrounds engaged in watercourse, and belt courses, coping, cornice with brackets, stone entry surround with carved building name and side floral garlands, egg-and-dart metal door frame, carved medallion above entry above cornice, stone and brick flanking panels, tall metal windows frames and sashes with wired glass and transoms.

    Construction Year: 1920

    Other Year:

    Date source: Bronze plaque

    Wall Material (Current): Brick

    Wall Material 2 (Current): Stone

    Plan: Rectangle

    No of Stories: 1

    Roof Type: Flat

    Roof Material: Undetermined

    Foundation: Stone


    Window Material: Metal

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    Window Type: Single Hung with Transom

    Window Configuration: Multi Light


    Historic Features: Coursed cut limestone base, central entrance on west elevation; heavy decorative cornice; raised basement level in stone.

    Alterations: Replaced front entrance doors.

  • Historic Information

    Old Address (city dir.year):

    Building Moved?:

    Moved From:

    Original Owner: "Evanston Sewage Pumping Station"

    Original Architect: E.L. Barrett

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


    Surveyor: Susan Turner, AIA

    Surveyor Organization: The Lakota Group

    Survey Date: 23-Jun-15

    Survey Area:

  • Permit/Historic Information

    Current Address: 1455 Elmwood Avenue

    Old Address:

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