Lake County Illinois (Vacant / Not In Use) has 6 places on the National Register of Historic Places including 1 place of National significance and 1 place of Statewide significance. Significant places include LADY ELGIN Shipwreck and North Shore Sanitary District Tower, Hotel Waukegan, Jewel Tea Company, Inc. and Karcher Hotel.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Lake County places including Banta & Co. Bidwell, Engineers Greely & Hansen, John A. Scribbins, Horatio R. Wilson, Holabird and Root and B.K. Gibson. Prominent architectural styles found in Lake Country are Classical Revival, Art Deco and Gothic Revival.