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Summary for 2212 Everett AVE / Parcel ID 116900-0005 / Inv #

Historic Name: Sundsten, John & Gene, House Common Name:
Style: Arts & Crafts - Craftsman Neighborhood: Capitol Hill
Built By: Year Built: 1918
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property appears to meet the criteria of the Seattle Landmarks Preservation Ordinance.
This large, detailed Craftsman house was built in 1918 and was purchased in 1938 by John W. Sundsten, a music teacher, and his wife (genevieve (Gene). Their family remained here for more than fifty years, until 1990.
 
Appearance
This large Craftsman house has a side gable form, with a large gabled bay in the center of the main facae, flanked by two gabled dormers. The gable ends all have prominent brackets and the large gable ends and the bay have extensive stickwork. The bay has a very large multipaned window with a window box in front of it. Other windows are six-light casements, mostly in groups of four. A bracketed belt course separates the two stories. Cladding is bands of shingles.

Detail for 2212 Everett AVE / Parcel ID 116900-0005 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Shingle Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
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
Major Bibliographic References

Photo collection for 2212 Everett AVE / Parcel ID 116900-0005 / Inv #


Photo taken Sep 20, 2005
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