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Summary for 2520 S Dearborn ST S / Parcel ID Not noted / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Commercial Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1900
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This building embodies the distinctive characteristics of a commercial vernacular building common in neighborhhood settings in the early 20th century. It is important because it enhances our knowledge of vernacular architecture and residential development in Seattle and becausee it and its setting help create a historic streetscape at this visible corner of Dearborn and 26th Avenue. This building housed Reese Brothers Meats and Groceries in 1937.
This commercial vernacular building is unusual for its curving east wall, which at the second level contributes a three-sided corner bay. The building is frame and has a simple cornice. It appears that the building had a corner storefront entrnace that was altered before 1937. A transomed storefront with center entrance faces Dearborn Street.

Detail for 2520 S Dearborn ST S / Parcel ID Not noted / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Flat Roof Material(s): Other
Building Type: Commercial/Trade - Specialty store Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Commerce
Changes to Windows: Moderate
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
King County Tax Assessor Rolls (1892-1910), Washington State Archives

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