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Summary for 2821 E Arthur PL E / Parcel ID 5016000510 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: American Foursquare, Vernacular Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1903
This house is an excellent example of late 19th/early 20th century vernacular housing. It contributes to our knowledge of the architectural and residential development of Seattle. Building permit #22551 dated 1903.
This is an eccentric little cottage which is basically a traditional one story hipped roof box. It has been stylized with bell-cast eaves and large hipped roof dormers. The façade is slightly bowed to create a three window bay next to the inset corner porch. The porch is supported by a partial height round column on a square base. The house has a modern concrete block foundation and basement and a new brick chimney. The dormers are clad in decorative patterned wooden shingles.

Detail for 2821 E Arthur PL E / Parcel ID 5016000510 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Concrete - Block
Roof Type(s): Hip Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one & ½
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
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 2821 E Arthur PL E / Parcel ID 5016000510 / Inv #

Photo taken Jun 01, 1992
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