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Bungalows in and near Chicago, Illinois were often simple working class homes constructed of brick. Find facts below.
1925 Chicago Bungalow

1925 Chicago Bungalow in Skokie, Illinois. See more bungalow styles.

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Like bungalows in other parts of the country, many Chicago Bungalows have leaded glass windows, natural woodwork, ceramic tile, and other Craftsman details. Distinguishing characteristics of the Chicago Bungalow include:
  • Brick construction
  • Full basement
  • Narrow frontage
  • Hipped roof
  • Large gabled dormer facing the street
  • Spacious porch, often enclosed
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