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Summary for 1816 8 AVE / Parcel ID 0660000725 / Inv #

Historic Name: Martin's Home Furnishings (1940s), Seattle Art Common Name: Olive 08 (real estate)
Style: Modern - Contemporary Neighborhood: Denny Triangle
Built By: Year Built: 1919
Original architect unknown and use not clear before the 1940s. Remodeled for Martin Furniture Store per 1945 drawings by architect Henry Olchewsky and then per 1947 drawings by architect W. G. Brust . Windowless façade over storefront created at that time. Modernized recently, with storefront glazing replaced and lower part of façade completely reclad.

Detail for 1816 8 AVE / Parcel ID 0660000725 / Inv #

Status: No - Altered
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Brick, Glass - Curtain Wall, Stone - Ashlar/cut, Terra cotta Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Flat with Parapet Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Commercial/Trade - Business Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Mixed No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Commerce
Changes to Plan: Slight
Storefront: Extensive
Changes to Original Cladding: Extensive
Changes to Windows: Extensive
Major Bibliographic References
City of Seattle DCLU Microfilm Records.
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.

Photo collection for 1816 8 AVE / Parcel ID 0660000725 / Inv #

Photo taken Jul 24, 2006
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