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Summary for 5229 18TH AVE / Parcel ID Not noted / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Arts & Crafts - Craftsman Neighborhood: University
Built By: Year Built: 1918
Based on field work conducted in October 2014, this historic property retains its relationship to the streetscape, historic building form and a sufficient amount of exterior historic building fabric (design features, cladding and/or window sash/openings) to contribute to the distinct character of the University Park neighborhood. This is an altered but relatively intact historic property that may possess some limited architectural and/or historic significance. 
This Craftsman bungalow has a side-gabled roof form with a prominent gabled roof dormer and a symmetrical facade. It has deep eaves, exposed rafter ends and knee braces. Its full width porch has center steps, square wood railings and a balustrade and a wide gabled porch roof.  The house is clad in narrow clapboard siding with coursed shingles in the roof dormer. Windows are original, wood frame, double-hung with divided uppers with the exception of a newer basement window below the porch and a few newer windows on non-primary facades. A gabled hanging box bay is located on the south facade and a brick chimney pierces the eaves on the north facade. 

Detail for 5229 18TH AVE / Parcel ID Not noted / Inv # 0

Status: Yes - Hold
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Shingle, Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
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 & ½
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Windows: Slight
Changes to Original Cladding: Slight
Changes to Plan: Intact
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Photo collection for 5229 18TH AVE / Parcel ID Not noted / Inv # 0

Photo taken Jan 30, 2002

Photo taken Feb 13, 2015
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