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Summary for 511 2ND AVE / Parcel ID 1990200315 / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name: Uptown Creative Services
Style: Commercial, Modern Neighborhood: Queen Anne
Built By: Year Built: 1955
This 1-story commercial building was constructed in 1955 according to the 1956 King County Assessor property card, in the Uptown neighborhood

Constructed in 1955, this concrete block office building is located midblock on the west side of Second Avenue W. The 1-story building has a rectangular plan and stands on a poured concrete foundation. The building is clad in Roman brick (east elevation), concrete block, and combed wood shingles. The main (east) elevation with the front entrance fronts Second Avenue W. The building features a flat, built-up roof; eaves project on the south elevation. The wall of windows on the south elevation features wood windows and transoms. The entrance on the main elevation is recessed within the solid end wall and features a wood door, transom, and sidelight.

The building retains integrity and is a typical single-story commercial building from the 1950s.

Detail for 511 2ND AVE / Parcel ID 1990200315 / Inv # 0

Status: Yes - Hold
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Brick, Shingle - Combed Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured, Unknown
Roof Type(s): Flat with Eaves Roof Material(s): Unknown
Building Type: Commercial/Trade - Business Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Concrete - Poured No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Commerce
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Storefront: Intact
Changes to Windows: Slight
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.

Photo collection for 511 2ND AVE / Parcel ID 1990200315 / Inv # 0

Photo taken Oct 13, 2001

Photo taken Feb 26, 2018

Photo taken Feb 26, 2018

Photo taken Jan 01, 1900
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