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Summary for 723 S Concord ST S / Parcel ID 7885100255 / Inv #

Historic Name: Concord School Common Name:
Style: Beaux Arts - Neoclassical Neighborhood: South Park
Built By: Year Built: 1913
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property appears to meet the criteria of the National Register of Historic Places.
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This building is an excellent example of an early 20th Century school building. Property for the school was purchased in 1909 and plans for the building began by architect Edgar Blair in 1912. Concord School was built in 1913 for a cost of $80,460. In 1927, additional property was added to the grounds and in 1932 all South Park children were sent to this school when the old South Park School was closed. 240 students in 1914.
 
Appearance
This elementary school is a three story rectangular mass with a low pitched hipped roo. Polychrome brick courses and wooden cornice and modillions decorate this relatively simple neoclassical revival school. Windows are three over three vertical pare sash. The school is sited on a prominent ridge and contributes to South Park's historic identity.

Detail for 723 S Concord ST S / Parcel ID 7885100255 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Brick Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Hip Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Education - School Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Unknown No. of Stories: three
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Education
Integrity
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
The Duwamish Diary, Cleveland High School, Seattle Public Schools, 1949
Sandborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.
Seattle Daily Bulletin,October 30, 1912; February 5, 1913; February 17, 1913.

Photo collection for 723 S Concord ST S / Parcel ID 7885100255 / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1991

Photo taken Apr 10, 1979

Photo taken Apr 10, 1979

Photo taken Apr 10, 1979
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