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Summary for 740 S Elmgrove ST S / Parcel ID 7327901545 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: South Park
Built By: Year Built: 1900
 
Significance
This house contributes to our understanding of vernacular architecture in early South Park.
 
Appearance
One of only two intact shotgun houses surviving in South Park. This one story dwelling has a steeply pitched gable roof with a full width hipped roof porch. A substantial corbeled brick chimney rises from the center of the house. The asymmetrical entrance and fa├žade window are obscured by plastic enclosing the porch. The house is set on a large lot and a picket fence extends the width of its frontage.

Detail for 740 S Elmgrove ST S / Parcel ID 7327901545 / 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 - Single Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Integrity
Changes to Windows: Unknown
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Major Bibliographic References

Photo collection for 740 S Elmgrove ST S / Parcel ID 7327901545 / Inv #


Photo taken Jun 01, 1991
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