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Summary for 738 S Rose ST S / Parcel ID 7883603350 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: South Park
Built By: Year Built: 1925
Originally part of a tiny complex, which also included a three room cottage, a barn and a garden, this house reminds us of South Park's agrarian beginnings. It is also an interesting local adaptation fo the bungalow form.
This house is a modest Craftsman bungalow. Narrow beveled siding covers the house as well as the porch columns. Exposed rafter ends and eight over one cottage windows provide detail. The gabled center porch has been enclosed with plate glass.

Detail for 738 S Rose ST S / Parcel ID 7883603350 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Post & Pier
Roof Type(s): Gable, Pyramidal Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Windows: Slight
Changes to Plan: Extensive
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.
The Duwamish Diary, Cleveland High School, Seattle Public Schools, 1949

Photo collection for 738 S Rose ST S / Parcel ID 7883603350 / Inv #

Photo taken Jun 01, 1991
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