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Summary for 1805 E Spruce ST E / Parcel ID 1934800121 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Italian - Italianate, Vernacular Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1888
This hosue is one of two adjacent late 19th century vernacular houses interpreted in the Italiante style (1801 & 1805 E Spruce). They are important rare examples of this early house type. They enhance our knowledge of vernacular architecture and residential development in Seattle. Isaac Israel acauired this property in 1903.
This two story hipped roof box exhibits the basic characteristics of the Italianate style, including the low hipped roof, a wide bracketed eave and a wrap-around porch with chamfered posts and scroll brackets. It also has one over one double hung window sashes. A hipped projection extends to the west.

Detail for 1805 E Spruce ST E / Parcel ID 1934800121 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Other Foundation(s): Post & Pier
Roof Type(s): Hip 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 Plan: Intact
Changes to Windows: Moderate
Changes to Original Cladding: Extensive
Major Bibliographic References
King County Tax Assessor Rolls (1892-1910), Washington State Archives

Photo collection for 1805 E Spruce ST E / Parcel ID 1934800121 / Inv #

Photo taken Aug 01, 1991
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