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Summary for 503 S Donovan ST S / Parcel ID 7883601100 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: South Park
Built By: Year Built: 1905
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
Purchased by H. M. Weasa in 1909, this property is described in tax records as having had a garden and small trees. It is representative of the small farms that characterized early South Park.
 
Appearance
This is a good example of the traditional pyramidal roof folk house. A center chimney rises out of the roof peak and a hipped-roof porch extends the full width of the fa├žade. Victorian decoration includes turned porch posts and a paneled door with a large upper light. Windows are one over one. The faux-brick asphalt siding was installed sometime before 1935. This house and its large corner lot create an edge between residential and commercial (industrial) development.

Detail for 503 S Donovan ST S / Parcel ID 7883601100 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Shingle - Concrete/Asbestos Foundation(s): Post & Pier
Roof Type(s): Pyramidal Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Square
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Agriculture
Integrity
Changes to Windows: Slight
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Extensive
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.

Photo collection for 503 S Donovan ST S / Parcel ID 7883601100 / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1991
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