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Summary for 1475 20TH AVE / Parcel ID 7228502087 / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Common Name:
Style: Queen Anne Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1902
This is one of approximately 2,200 houses that are still extant out of more than 5,000 that were built by the end of 1906 in Seattleā€™s Central Area, Eastlake, First Hill, Leschi, Madison Park, Madrona, and North Capitol Hill neighborhoods. The structure is located in a portion of the Central Area also known as the East Madison district.

A complete permit history, and a complete record of ownership and occupation have not yet been prepared for this property.


King County GIS Center Property Report (; accessed August 19, 2008)

King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972) Washington State Archives

There is an early single-story shed roof addition at the rear. One window appears to have been removed and replaced. The gable shingles appear to have been replaced in kind. The porch has been altered. Full height turned posts have replaced half height square posts at the outside corners; turned baluster railings have replaced the original, clapboard clad solid railings, railings have been added to the entry stair, and the original spindlework entablature has been removed.

Detail for 1475 20TH AVE / Parcel ID 7228502087 / Inv # 0

Status: Yes - Hold
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Shingle, Wood, Wood - Drop siding Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured, Post & Pier
Roof Type(s): Gable, Hip, Shed Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition-Shingle
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Plan: Slight
Changes to Windows: Slight
Changes to Original Cladding: Moderate
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Major Bibliographic References

Photo collection for 1475 20TH AVE / Parcel ID 7228502087 / Inv # 0

Photo taken Jun 15, 2008

Photo taken Jun 15, 2008
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