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Summary for 2808 E Thomas ST E / Parcel ID Not noted. / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1902
 
Significance
This hosue is an excellent example of late 19th/early 20th century vernacular housing. It contributes to our knowledge of the architectural and residential development of Seattle. It and its corresponding cottages contribute to the historic streetscape.
 
Appearance
This is one of four identical one story hipped roof cottages at the northeast corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Way and E. Thomas. It has a low hipped roof with wide eaves and a three sided fa├žade bay with an inset corner porch. The windows are one over one double hung wooden sash and have molded frames. It ahs a shallow square bay projecting to the south. The original siding of this house is covered in asbestos shingles. Cross reference: 302, 306, and 308 MLK Way.

Detail for 2808 E Thomas ST E / Parcel ID Not noted. / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Shingle - Concrete/Asbestos Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Hip Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Integrity
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Extensive
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
City of Seattle DCLU Microfilm Records.
Polk's Seattle Directories, 1890-1996.
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.
Seattle Historic Inventory, Central Area, 1979.

Photo collection for 2808 E Thomas ST E / Parcel ID Not noted. / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1992
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