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Summary for 708 RAINIER AVE / Parcel ID 0424049002 / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Franklin Dairy Common Name: A-1 Chinese Buffet
Style: Commercial, Spanish - Mission Neighborhood:
Built By: Year Built: 1923
This one story masonry building was constructed in circa 1928 and was originally used as a Dairy processing facility. In 1938 it was the Franklin dairy and the building was owned by Frank O. Kalberg. In 1957 the Babson Brothers Company occupied the building. The building is extensively altered and is currently occupied by a restaurant.

Detail for 708 RAINIER AVE / Parcel ID 0424049002 / Inv # 0

Status: No - Altered
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Stucco Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Flat with Parapet Roof Material(s): Unknown
Building Type: Industry/Processing/Extraction - Manufacturing Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Unknown No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Agriculture, Commerce
Changes to Windows: Extensive
Changes to Original Cladding: Slight
Storefront: Extensive
Changes to Plan: Moderate
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.
King County Assessor Property Characteristics Report, database at --parcel locator

Photo collection for 708 RAINIER AVE / Parcel ID 0424049002 / Inv # 0

Photo taken Mar 15, 2007
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