Manor House (Chicago)

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Manor House
Manor House Chicago.JPG
Location Chicago, Illinois
Built 1908
Architect John Edmund Oldaker Pridmore
Architectural style Tudor Revival
Part of Bryn Mawr Historic District (#95000482[1])
NRHP Reference # 87001290
Added to NRHP August 12, 1987 (Individual)
April 20, 1995 (Historic District)

The Manor House is an apartment building in the Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, USA. Built in 1908, it was designed by John Edmund Oldaker Pridmore in the Tudor Revival style.[2] The building is commonly believed to be the former home of the British consul in Chicago, although the Edgewater Historical Society has argued that there is no evidence for this claim.[3]

The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.[4] It was also included as part of the Bryn Mawr Historic District, which was added to the NRHP in 1995.[5]


  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Alice Sinkevitch, Laurie McGovern Petersen, et al. AIA Guide to Chicago. 2004. 242.
  3. ^ LeRoy Blommaert. "J.E.O. Pridmore, Edgewater Architect: The Man and His Work". Edgewater Historical Society. 1992. Retrieved on August 16, 2009.
  4. ^ National Register of Historic Places - Illinois. Retrieved on August 16, 2009.
  5. ^ "Bryn Mawr Takes Its Place on Historic Map". Chicago Sun-Times. July 16, 1995. 16.