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Summary for 1618 29th AVE / Parcel ID 9828201895 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Arts & Crafts - Craftsman Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built:
 
Significance
This house is an excellent if somewhat eccentric example of late 19th/early 20th century vernacular housing. It contributes to our knowledge of the architectural and residential development of Seattle. It and its setting contribute to the historic streetscape. The stone and brick work of this house present a personal interpretation of the popular Craftsman/Arts and Crafts Movement of the early 20th century.
 
Appearance
This house is difficult to see from the street. It is set on a steep hill and shaded by abundant foliage. It appears to be a large Craftsman cottage characterized by unusual brick and pebble work to match the retaining walls and entrance steps.

Detail for 1618 29th AVE / Parcel ID 9828201895 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Brick, Stucco, Wood - Clapboard 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
Integrity
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Windows: Slight
Major Bibliographic References
Polk's Seattle Directories, 1890-1996.
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.
Seattle Historic Inventory, Central Area, 1979.
City of Seattle Landmarks File

Photo collection for 1618 29th AVE / Parcel ID 9828201895 / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1992

Photo taken Jun 01, 1992
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