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Summary for 1407 15th AVE / Parcel ID Unknown / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1885
This house is one of two (1407 and 1417 - 15th Avenue) surviving houses in what was originally a row of four identical/similar early vernacular houses. This house embodies the characteristics of Seattle's earliest housing and enhances our knowledge of vernacular architecture and residenital growth in Seattle. It appears on the 1893 Sanborn Map.
This house is a traditional two story, front gable vernacular form with sparce windows, center chimney and asymmetrical entrance. The entrance porch is a small pedimented stoop with a sunburst pattern in the pediment.

Detail for 1407 15th AVE / Parcel ID Unknown / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Unknown
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
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.

Photo collection for 1407 15th AVE / Parcel ID Unknown / Inv #

Photo taken Aug 01, 1991
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