Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House

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Dr. Wallace C. Abbot House
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Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House is located in Greater Chicago
Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House
Location within Greater Chicago
Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House is located in Illinois
Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House
Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House (Illinois)
Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House is located in the United States
Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House
Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House (the United States)
General information
Architectural styleQueen Anne-Style
Location4605 N Hermitage Ave Uptown, Chicago, Illinois
CountryUnited States
Coordinates 41°57′55″N 87°40′20″W / 41.96528°N 87.67222°W / 41.96528; -87.67222
Construction started1890
Completed1891
ClientDr. Wallace C. Abbott
Technical details
Floor count3
Design and construction
ArchitectDahlgren and Lievendahl
References
http://webapps.cityofchicago.org/landmarksweb/web/landmarkdetails.htm?lanId=11385&counter=85

The Dr. Wallace C. Abbott House was designated a landmark by the city of Chicago, Illinois on March 1, 2006. [1] The home was built in 1891 for the founder of Abbot Laboratories. In 2019, it was described as a private, "7,000-square-foot Victorian, which has five bedrooms, solar panels and a rentable coach house and is prominent on a corner lot that's the equivalent of 4.9 standard 25-by-125-foot Chicago lots." [2]

References

  1. ^ http://webapps.cityofchicago.org/landmarksweb/web/landmarkdetails.htm?lanId=11385&counter=85
  2. ^ Rodkin, Dennis (March 25, 2019). "Former home of Abbott founder sells after more than $1.6 million in price cuts". Crain's Chicago Business. Retrieved June 26, 2019.