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Summary for 1647 S Weller ST S / Parcel ID 3319502200 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Arts & Crafts - Craftsman Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1912
 
Significance
This house is an excellent example of a bungalow and of early 20th century vernacular housing. It contributes to our knowledge of the architectural and residential development of Seattle and it contributes to the historic streetscape. Further evaluation of this cottage may yield information regarding the rich ethnic heritage of this historically Japanese/American and Italian/American neighborhood.
 
Appearance
This is a one story gable front bungalow with unusual inset 'side gable' front porch supported by massive battered stucco posts. Rafter ends are exposed and exaggerated. The foundation of the house is also battered and clad in wooden shingles. The rest of the house is clad in horizontal siding. There is an interior brick chimney.

Detail for 1647 S Weller ST S / Parcel ID 3319502200 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Shingle, Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Gable 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, Ethnic Heritage
Integrity
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: 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 1647 S Weller ST S / Parcel ID 3319502200 / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1992
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