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Summary for 857 S Donovan ST S / Parcel ID 7883604711 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Arts & Crafts - Craftsman Neighborhood: South Park
Built By: Year Built: 1920
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This house is a good example of early 20th Century vernacular housing. Tax records indicate that the property included a garden as was typical of the community. Sarah Hutchler held title to the proeprty in the 1920s.
 
Appearance
This Craftsman bungalow has a front facing gable, inset corner porch and six and four over one double hung windows. A large gabled projection to the east forms a bay. Shingles fill the gable, narrow beveled siding covers the body and wide clapboard sheeths the foundation. The house is set on a highly visible corner and contributes to the streetscape.

Detail for 857 S Donovan ST S / Parcel ID 7883604711 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Shingle, Wood 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
Integrity
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.

Photo collection for 857 S Donovan ST S / Parcel ID 7883604711 / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1991
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