Home Page
Link to Seattle Department of Neighborhoods home page

Seattle Historical Sites

New Search

Summary for 1815 10th AVE / Parcel ID 9488700110 / Inv #

Historic Name: Price, Mary, House Common Name:
Style: Colonial - Dutch Colonial Neighborhood: Capitol Hill
Built By: Year Built: 1909
This house is a particularly good example of the Dutch Colonial style, with a gambrel bay, an elegant entry and considerable detail. It was built in 1909, and owned for many years by Mary D. H. Price
The main volume of the house is a side gable, with twin gambrels. At the north end is a gambrel bay, with a similar bay on the south end above the garage. This bay has an elaborate three-part window with 6-ove-1 sash and an arched top. Next to it is a small gambrel dormer with a similar window. Windows on the side elevation gable ends are similar. The entry has a pedimented with a classical entablature and two Corinthian pilasters. The garage retains its original arched doors (or something similar).

Detail for 1815 10th AVE / Parcel ID 9488700110 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Shingle Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Gambrel Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: L-Shape
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Plan: Slight
Changes to Windows: Slight
Changes to Original Cladding: Slight
Major Bibliographic References
Williams, Jacqueline B. The Hill with a Future: Seattle's Capitol Hill 1900-1946. Seattle: CPK Ink, 2001.
King County Tax Assessor Records, ca. 1932-1972.

Photo collection for 1815 10th AVE / Parcel ID 9488700110 / Inv #

Photo taken Nov 30, 2005
App v2.0.1.0