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Summary for 8112-8114 Dallas AVE / Parcel ID Unknown / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: South Park
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 boarding house was originally oriented toward Valley Road (Dallas Road) on the banks of the Duwamish River (prior ot the river's alteration in 1914). It is important for the historic information it yields about South Park as a river town. Architecturally and funtionally it is the only building of its type in the community. M. C. Montain held title to this property in 1917.
 
Appearance
The fa├žade of this two story apartment building is unadorned because it was originally the side of the building. It now has a small gable roof entrance porch orienting it to Tenth Avenue. A distinguishing feature of the building is the original front, which has an exterior wooden stair on the south end of the house leading to a second story gallery railed with spindlework. Beveled siding covers the building and the windows are one-over-one double hung wooden sash. The building is set close to the street facing the small park at Dallas and Southern Avenues. It and its setting contribute to the historic streetscape.

Detail for 8112-8114 Dallas AVE / Parcel ID Unknown / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Gable Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Multiple Family Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Integrity
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Plan: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.

Photo collection for 8112-8114 Dallas AVE / Parcel ID Unknown / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1991
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