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Summary for 2312 4th AVE / Parcel ID 0696000155 / Inv #

Historic Name: Fourth Avenue Grocery Common Name: Close Instrument Co.
Style: Modern Neighborhood: Belltown
Built By: Year Built: 1923
This sleek modern building with marblecrete cladding was actually built in 1923, with two storefronts. In 1937 it housed the 4th Avenue Grocery (until the 1950s) and the offices of the Apartment Operators Association. The two had stucco cladding, large display windows and twin gables on the parapet. The current owner purchased the building in 1960, and completely modernized it in 1965, with large glass windows and marblecrete cladding.

Detail for 2312 4th AVE / Parcel ID 0696000155 / Inv #

Status: No - Altered
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Other Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Flat Roof Material(s): Unknown
Building Type: Commercial/Trade - Specialty store Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Commerce
Changes to Original Cladding: Extensive
Changes to Plan: Moderate
Changes to Windows: Extensive
Major Bibliographic References
Polk's Seattle Directories, 1890-1996.
King County Tax Assessor Records, ca. 1932-1972.

Photo collection for 2312 4th AVE / Parcel ID 0696000155 / Inv #

Photo taken Jul 05, 2006
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