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Adler, David, Estate
(added 1999 - Lake County - #99001380)
Also known as David Adler Cultural Center
1700 N Milwaukee Ave. , Libertyville
(110 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Adler, David
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Historic Person: Adler, David
Significant Year: 1918, 1926, 1934
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation

Adler, Mrs. Isaac D., House
(added 2002 - Lake County - #02000901)
1480 N. Milwaukee Ave. , Libertyville
(30 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Adler, David,
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling

Barrington Historic District
(added 1986 - Lake County - #86001047)
Also known as See Also:Octagon House
Roughly bounded by Chicago & Northwestern RR, S. Spring and Grove Sts., E. Hillside and W. Coolidge, and Dundee Aves. , Barrington
(920 acres, 386 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Camp Logan National Guard Rifle Range Historic District
(added 2000 - Lake County - #00000640)
Illinois Beach State Park , Zion
( acres, 10 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Deerpath Hill Estates Historic District
(added 2006 - Lake County - #06000676)
Also known as Deerpath Hill Estates and First Addition
Roughly bounded by Northcliffe Way, King Muir Rd. and Waukegan Rd. , Lake Forest
(400 acres, 35 buildings, 3 structures, 11 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Anderson, Stanley D., Turnbull, Henry K.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Plaza, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Plaza, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object

Fort Sheridan Historic District
(added 1980 - Lake County - #80001379)
Also known as See Also:Water Tower, Building 49
Off IL 22 , Fort Sheridan
(2300 acres, 94 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Office of the Quartermaster General, Holabird & Roche
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Military Facility

Great Lakes Naval Training Station
(added 1986 - Lake County - #86002890)
Bounded by Cluverius Ave., Lake Michigan, G St., and Sheridan Rd. , Waukegan
(1932 acres, 43 buildings, 14 structures, 6 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Hunt,Jarvis
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Naval Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Defense, Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Naval Facility, Water-Related

Green Bay Road Historic District
(added 1995 - Lake County - #95001235)
Roughly, area surronding 10 S to 1596 N Green Bay Rd. and Ahwahnee Rd. , Lake Forest
(6800 acres, 147 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Adler, David, Shaw, Howard Van Doren
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Hazel Avenue Prospect Avenue Historic District
(added 1982 - Lake County - #82002563)
St. Johns, Hazel, Dale, Forest, and Prospect Aves. , Highland Park
(500 acres, 28 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Jensen, Jens, Summer House and Studio
(added 1991 - Lake County - #91000795)
Also known as See Also:Jensen, Jens, House and Studio
930--950 Dean Ave. , Highland Park
(30 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jensen,Jens
Architectural Style: Shingle Style
Historic Person: Jensen,Jens
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Judah, Noble, Estate
(added 1990 - Lake County - #90001197)
111 and 211 W. Westminster St. , Lake Forest
(70 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Goodwin,Philip Lippincott
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility

Lake Bluff Uptown Commercial Historic District
(added 2006 - Lake County - #06001021)
20, 31-113 E. Scranton, 26-40 (even) E. Center Ave., and 550 N. Sheridan , Lake Bluff
(47 acres, 6 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Frost, Charles & Alfred Granger
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Fire Station, Monument/Marker, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Rail-Related, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Monument/Marker, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Rail-Related, Specialty Store

Lake Forest Cemetery
(added 2001 - Lake County - #01000597)
Also known as Evergreen Cemetery
1525 N. Lake Rd. , Lake Forest
(150 acres, 17 structures, 131 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Simonds, Ossian Cole, Hotchkiss, Almerin
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Art, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Lake Forest Historic District
(added 1978 - Lake County - #78001161)
Roughly bounded by Western, Westleigh, Lake Michigan, and N city limits , Lake Forest
(10190 acres, 316 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: College, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Current Sub-function: College, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Linden Park Place-Belle Avenue Historic District
(added 1983 - Lake County - #83003580)
Roughly bounded by Sheridan Rd., Elm Pl., Linden, Park, and Central Aves. , Highland Park
(500 acres, 34 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Millburn Historic District
(added 1979 - Lake County - #79000851)
U.S. 45, Millburn and Grass Lake Rds. , Millburn
(270 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Near North Historic District
(added 1978 - Lake County - #78001162)
Roughly bounded by Ash St., RR. tracks, Glen Flora Ave. , Waukegan
(2030 acres, 160 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Current Function: Domestic

Ravinia Park Historic District
(added 1982 - Lake County - #82002575)
Roughly bounded by Lambert Tree Ave., Sheridan Rd., St. Johns Ave., Rambler Lane, and Ravinia Park Ave. , Highland Park
(360 acres, 2 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chicago & Milwaukee Electric RR, Weber,Peter
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair, Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Music Facility

Ryerson, Edward L., Area Historic District
(added 1996 - Lake County - #96000086)
Also known as Edward L. Ryerson Conservation Area
21950 N. Riverwoods Rd. , Deerfield
(4710 acres, 10 buildings, 1 structure, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clark,Edwin H., Cramer,Ambrose
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Camp, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Stevenson, Adlai E., II, Farm
(added 2003 - Lake County - #03000918)
25200 N. Saint Mary's Rd. , Mettawa
(403 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Perkins, Wheeler, and Will, Anderson, Stanley
Architectural Style: Moderne, International Style
Historic Person: Stevenson, Adlai E., II
Significant Year: 1937, 1938
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Vine-Oakwood-Green Bay Road Historic District
(added 1980 - Lake County - #80001381)
Green Bay Rd., E. Vine and N. Oakwood Aves. , Lake Forest
(130 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

West Park Neighborhood Historic District
(added 2007 - Lake County - #07000900)
Roughly bounded by Green Bay Rd., Westminster, Oakwood, and Atteridge Rds. , Lake Forest
(250 acres, 108 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Westover Road Non-Commissioned Officers' Housing Historic District
(added 2009 - Lake County - #08000399)
339-355 Westover Rd. , Highwood
(115 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Quartermaster General
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing




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