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Summary for 2009 S Nye PL S / Parcel ID 7128300495 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1902
 
Significance
This house is a good example of late 19th/early 20th century vernacular housing. It contributes to our knowledge of the architectural and residential development of Seattle and it and its setting contribute to the historic streetscape. Further evaluation of this house may yield additional information regarding the rich ethnic history of this historically Japanese/American and Italian/ American neighborhood.
 
Appearance
This is a variation of the basic hipped roof box elaborated with a full height hipped roof fa├žade projection. The low hipped roof and open eaves with exposed rafter ends show Craftsman influence. Windows are one over one double hung wood sash. A small square porch fills the el and is upoorted by a fat wooden column. Handrail and door opeing onto the porch may not be historic. The house has a center brick chimney.

Detail for 2009 S Nye PL S / Parcel ID 7128300495 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Other Foundation(s): Concrete - Block
Roof Type(s): Hip Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Integrity
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Extensive
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
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 2009 S Nye PL S / Parcel ID 7128300495 / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1992
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