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Summary for 2004 E LYNN ST E / Parcel ID 678820-1615 / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Common Name: Akers Residence
Style: Colonial - Colonial Revival Neighborhood: Montlake
Built By: Year Built:
This two-story Colonial Revival residence has been altered with a large addition, including a secondary entry on the main façade. It was constructed in 1913 and is associated with the early development in the Montlake neighborhood and, despite its alterations, remains a contributing resource to the Montlake NRHP Historic District.
Major Bibliographic References:
Becker, Paula.  Seattle Neighborhoods: Montlake--Thumbnail History.  HistoryLink File # 10170, accessed 12/2/2013.
Gould, James W. Montlake History.
Smith, Eugene. Montlake: An Urban Eden, A History of the Montlake Community in Seattle. La Grande OR: Oak Street Press, 2004.
This two-story Colonial Revival house has an irregular form, clapboard cladding and hipped roof with a large two-story addition and secondary front entry on the southeast corner. The original main entry near the center has a brick porch and a panel door with divided lights sheltered by a hipped roof with molded cornice and square column supports. The secondary entry has a similar door and is recessed under a hipped roof with one square support. Windows on the front are all single or paired eight-over-one wood sash with false muntins. Windows on side elevations are similar sash, including a grouping of six on the first level of the east elevation.  A brick chimney is on the north elevation. The house sits above the street on a large corner lot with terraced retaining walls, small shrubs, trees, and foundation plantings. A large detached two-car garage (2011) with a flat roof is at street level on the southeast corner of the lot.

Detail for 2004 E LYNN ST E / Parcel ID 678820-1615 / Inv # 0

Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Hip Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Plan: Moderate
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Plan: Slight
Major Bibliographic References
King County Tax Assessment Rolls, Washington State Archives.
King County Assessor Property Characteristics Report, database at --parcel locator

Photo collection for 2004 E LYNN ST E / Parcel ID 678820-1615 / Inv # 0

Photo taken Dec 31, 2013
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