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Summary for 352 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7942601475 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1900
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This house is an excellent intact example of vernacular interpretation of the Queen Anne style, sometimes called folk Vicotrian. It is important for the information it offers about the development of vernacular housing in Seattle and it contributes to the historic streetscape. (reference: Sanborn Map 1904-1905)
 
Appearance
This house is a traditional vernacular hosue form elaborated with simple but eccentric Queen Anne detail. Basically a very plain gable front house with sparse windows, the focal point of the fa├žade is a shingle balcony with arched spindlework that frames an attic window/door. The full width hipped roof porch is supported by pairs and trios of slender classical columns set on balustrade made of beveled siding to match the house. Windows are one over one double hung sash and the front door is horizontal paneled with a single upper light.

Detail for 352 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7942601475 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Shingle, Wood Foundation(s): Post & Pier
Roof Type(s): Gable Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Integrity
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Major Bibliographic References
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.

Photo collection for 352 17th AVE / Parcel ID 7942601475 / Inv #


Photo taken Jul 01, 1991
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