Wheaton, Illinois: Windmill House

Built in 1942 from materials salvaged from a nearby farm, the Windmill House has an old-fashioned windmill above its front door, and is surrounded by otherwise normal suburban homes.
0N576 Gary Ave., Wheaton, IL
1.4 miles south of Illinois Route 64, on the southwest corner of Jerome and N. Gary Aves. Private home; visible from the street.
Private property - visible from street. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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The Windmill House is a private residence built in 1942 with materials recycled from a nearby farm. A German family raised 12 children in the house, the youngest of which is now the owner. The east-facing house is not open to the public.

[Jon Morgan, 06/27/2013]

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