Lakeview Homes of Chicago’s Former Elite to be Landmarked
May03

Lakeview Homes of Chicago’s Former Elite to be Landmarked

A group of unassuming dark brick townhomes in the Park West neighborhood are in line to become the city’s next landmarks. The diminutive delegation from 2700 to 2710 North Lakeview Avenue is designated the Lakeview Avenue Row House District, and includes four actual homes and two ghost homes erected between 1915 and 1917.  They were designed by familiar Chicago name David Adler, and slightly less familiar Chicago name Henry...

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Your OHC Photos: Elks Memorial
Oct31

Your OHC Photos: Elks Memorial

Kurt K. from Bucktown, a Chicago Architecture Foundation member, sent us a photograph of one of the windows at the Elks National Veterans Memorial (2750 North Lakeview Avenue) in Park West that he took during Open House Chicago: This article is the result of photos sent in by someone just like you. If you see something interesting in your neighborhood, e-mail your phone pics to editor@ChicagoArchitecture.info....

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