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Summary for 1416 18TH AVE / Parcel ID 7234601405 / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Queen Anne - Shingle Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1902
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property appears to meet the criteria of the National Register of Historic Places.
In the opinion of the survey, this property appears to meet the criteria of the Seattle Landmarks Preservation Ordinance.
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This house embodies the distinctive characteristics of a Shingle style residence. It is a rare architectural style in this survey area and is a particularly interesting example. It is important because it enhances our knowledge of the style and residential development in Seattle. It an dits setting contribute to the historic streetscape. This house appears on the 1904-1905 Sanborn Map. It was acquired by C. E. Vroosman in May of 1925.
 
Appearance
This handsome house has a rectangular mass with a steeply pitched gable roof. Characteristic of the Shingle style, this house has multilevel eaves created by a triple gabled dormer and by second floor corner bays. The second floor and attic levels as well as the bays and dormer were originally clad in shingles but have been carefully resided with clapboard and vertical board. The gable end faces the street and is decorated with floriform and oval decorative windows. A gabled porch on the northern fa├žade provides entrance. It is supported by ornate, short, fat columns. Classical pilasters and multipane over one windows further embellish the house.

Detail for 1416 18TH AVE / Parcel ID 7234601405 / Inv # 0

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Shingle, Wood, Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Brick
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 Windows: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Slight
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Plan: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.
King County Tax Assessor Rolls (1892-1910), Washington State Archives

Photo collection for 1416 18TH AVE / Parcel ID 7234601405 / Inv # 0


Photo taken Aug 01, 1991

Photo taken Aug 03, 1979

Photo taken Aug 03, 1979
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