435 East Illinois Road

Year of award: 
2016
Award category: 
Rehabilitation
Year built: 
1869
Restoration architect: 
Melichar Architects

This 1869 Victorian had been altered and expanded numerous times over the past few decades. The current owners, working with Melichar Architects, removed some unsympathetic additions, performed needed structural rehabilitation, replaced non-historic windows with more period-appropriate windows, repainted the façade, and restored the front door facing the street.