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Summary for 1109 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7234600725 / Inv #

Historic Name: The Margola Apartments Common Name:
Style: Art Deco Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1928
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
The Margola is one of a unique collection of eight ca. 1929 apartment buildings located in the 1100 block of 17th Avenue. Each apartment building is different but of similar mass and scale and each reflects popular styles of the day. The Margola is important for its contribution to this group. Peoples Savings and Loan Association acquired this property in 1934.
The Margola is a simple three story brick veneer apartment building with fluit art deco lines and decorative terra cotta relief above the windows. The building is characterized by the elaborated terra cotta relief above the center entrance. Windows are metal casement.

Detail for 1109 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7234600725 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Brick Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Flat Roof Material(s): Other
Building Type: Domestic - Multiple Family Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Unknown No. of Stories: three
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.

Photo collection for 1109 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7234600725 / Inv #

Photo taken Aug 03, 1979

Photo taken Jul 01, 1991
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