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Summary for 1818 S Weller ST S / Parcel ID 3319501830 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1930
This house is a good example of early to mid-20th century vernacular architecture. It contributes to our knowledge of the architectural and residential development of Seattle. It and its setting contribute to the hisotric streetscape. Further evalution of this house may yield information regarding the rich ethnic history of this traditionally Japanese/American and Italian/American neighborhood. Cross reference 415 20th Avenue South for complete information on Catania.
This is one of approximately eight ca. 1925-1932 brick houses in this neighborhood that may be associated with carpenter/contractor Sam Catania. It embodies certain details characteristic of Catania's houses including, polychrome brick, classical entrance details and leaded glass windows. This house has fleur de lis patterned glass in the transoms of the façade windows.

Detail for 1818 S Weller ST S / Parcel ID 3319501830 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Brick Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Gable Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Unknown No. of Stories: one & ½
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Ethnic Heritage
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
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 1818 S Weller ST S / Parcel ID 3319501830 / Inv #

Photo taken Jun 01, 1992
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