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Summary for 3518 S Edmunds ST S / Parcel ID 1703400255 / Inv #

Historic Name: Columbia Baptist Church Common Name: Church of Christ
Style: Gothic - Late Gothic revival Neighborhood: Columbia City
Built By: Year Built: 1907
This church building was built in 1907. The subject building resulted from a substantial rehabilitation in 1933 of an earlier wood frame church building located on the site. The rehab work was undertaken by a volunteer committee of church members, led by the Rev. T.E. Summers, father of Columbia City historian and author Carey Summers. The Columbia Baptist Church originally occupied the building. The Southside Church of Christ congregation purchased the property in the 1970s, and it was remodeled again in 1987.
This one story church building is of frame construction and is supported by a concrete foundation. The building has a rectangular plan and a front gable roof form. The building is clad in brick veneer and horizontal wood siding. The front elevation features a narrow projected pavilion with pointed arch three-part window. A low extended entrance bay, with a pointed arch double door, has a flat roof with a parapet and is located at the center of the front elevation. The fenestration consists of pointed arch windows of varying sizes. Low pitch shed roof additions are located on each of the side elevations; an east side addition was likely built in 1933, while the current side additions were built in 1987.

Detail for 3518 S Edmunds ST S / Parcel ID 1703400255 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: NR, LR
Cladding(s): Brick, Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Gable Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Religion - Religious facility Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Religion
Changes to Windows: Slight
Changes to Plan: Slight
Changes to Original Cladding: Slight
Major Bibliographic References
City of Seattle DCLU Microfilm Records.
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.

Photo collection for 3518 S Edmunds ST S / Parcel ID 1703400255 / Inv #

Photo taken Mar 22, 2004
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