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Summary for 8316 BEACON AVE / Parcel ID 7243500035 / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Common Name:
Style: Arts & Crafts - Craftsman Neighborhood: Beacon Hill
Built By: Year Built: 1925
 
Significance
The house at 8316 Beacon Avenue S is a single-family dwelling.
 
Appearance
The house at 8316 Beacon Avenue S is located in South Seattle. It is on the east side of the street and faces west. The structure was built in 1925 (according to the county assessor) in the Craftsman style. The house has a rectangular plan and stands on a poured concrete foundation. The 1-story platform frame building has a cross gable roof clad in asphalt composition shingles. The wall cladding is shingle. The plan, cladding and windows all appear intact. There are changes to the detached garage.

Detail for 8316 BEACON AVE / Parcel ID 7243500035 / Inv # 0

Status:
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Shingle Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Gable Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition-Shingle
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 Plan: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Other: Moderate
Major Bibliographic References
Shaping Seattle Architecture: A Historical Guide to the Architects. Jeffrey Karl Ochsner, ed. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1994.
Dorpat, Paul, “101 The Railroad Avenue Elevated,” Seattle, Now and Then, Seattle: Tartu Publications, 1984.
Bagley, Clarence B. History of Seattle, Washington. Chicago: S.J. Clarke, 1916.
Berner, Richard. Seattle 1921-1940: From Boom to Bust. Seattle: Charles Press, 1992.

Photo collection for 8316 BEACON AVE / Parcel ID 7243500035 / Inv # 0


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Photo taken Jul 24, 2009

Photo taken Jul 24, 2009

Photo taken Jul 24, 2009

Photo taken Jul 24, 2009
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