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1901 North Avenue Melrose Park

1901  North Avenue Melrose Park
1901 North Avenue Melrose Park

Exact Construction Date: 1952

Primary Materials: Brick

Secondary Materials: Wood

Historic Use: Tom's Steakhouse

Current Use: Tom's Steakhouse
(at time of survey)

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General Notes:

1952 building with 1974 expansion, entance moved from south elevation (wood paneling) to east entrance under port cochers, Original bar inside with resin encased sliced tree trunk bartop, Large freestanding plastic sign with neon and backlit lettering, planters around perimeter, stucco around small vertical windows with cone lights inside, lantern sconses, multiple parking lots

Roof Form: Mansard

Sign Type: Freestanding

Sign Materials: Neon

Surveyors: M.B., C.A., N.W.

Survey Date: 11/16/2009

Noteworthy Classification Features:

False mansard attached to south and east elevations with wood shingles, protruding columns on south elevation, diagonal wood paneling, port cochere with shingled manard roof

Noteworthy Site Features:

Drive Thru

Noteworthy Landscape Features:

Planters

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