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Summary for 1133 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7234600705 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Art Deco Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1929
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This apartment building is one of a unique collection of eight ca. 1929 apartment buildings located in the 1100 block of 17th Avenue. Each apartment building is different but similar in mass and scale and each reflects popular styles of the day. This building is important for its contribution to the group.
This building is a three story, tan brick veneer building with relatively simple Art Deco details. Brick cornices mimic pilasters and terminated tinto Art Deco capitals giving the building a strong vertical emphasis. The focal point is the flat faced center entrance, which is elaborated with geometric masonry and brick patterns. Windows appear to be replacements for the original.

Detail for 1133 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7234600705 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Brick Foundation(s): Brick
Roof Type(s): Flat Roof Material(s): Unknown
Building Type: Domestic - Multiple Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Unknown No. of Stories: three
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Windows: Extensive
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Photo collection for 1133 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7234600705 / Inv #

Photo taken Jul 01, 1991
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