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Summary for 101 23rd AVE / Parcel ID 9826701650 / Inv #

Historic Name: Firestation #6 Common Name:
Style: Art Deco Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1931
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This fire station is an exuberant interpretation of the Art Deco style. It is possibly the best example of the style in this survey area.
 
Appearance
This concrete Art Deco fire station has strong horizontal form with a stepped parapet in the center. Vertical corrugated-like detailing creates a building of "righ angles." This geometric theme is enhanced by additional ornament including a lightening bolt pattern in the transom.

Detail for 101 23rd AVE / Parcel ID 9826701650 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Concrete Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Unknown Roof Material(s): Unknown
Building Type: Government - Fire Station Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Concrete - Poured No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Politics/Government/Law
Integrity
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
Seattle Historic Inventory, Central Area, 1979.

Photo collection for 101 23rd AVE / Parcel ID 9826701650 / Inv #


Photo taken Aug 01, 1991

Photo taken Jun 22, 1979

Photo taken Jun 22, 1979
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