Margaret McSheehy ¦ Historic Homes Realty ¦ (708) 848-0190
About This 1887 Queen Anne Victorian In Oak Park Illinois
The John I. Jones House, built in 1887, and designed by Chicago architect Cicero Hine. This stately Queen Anne Victorian is stunningly beautiful in every detail! It has been featured in national magazines, on housewalks, kitchen walks and garden walks. This house has been a winner of multiple awards.
It includes a large wrap-around open front porch, period wallpapers throughout, original butternut woodwork, pocket doors, 2 gas marble fireplaces, built-in china cabinet/server in the dining room. It also has a turn-of-the-century kitchen with all the modern amenities such as dishwasher, Subzero refrigerator, and a gas range that is a converted authentic 1916 Glenwood cast iron cook stove.
There is beauty everywhere you look in this one-of-a-kind home on a lovely corner in the Historic District, within walking distance of the Green Line El, the Metra Train, shopping, restaurants, the Library and Scoville Park.