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Summary for 1518 S Washington ST S / Parcel ID 3319500096 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Other Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built:
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
The Koyasan Church is significant as a reminder of Seattle's historic diversity and offers us information about the cultural development of this survey area. Additionally, the sculpture and gardens of Koyasan Church are a cultural asset.
The Koyasan Church is a low, modern structure with gable roof whose presence lies in traditional gardens that hug the sloping corner of South Washingotn at 16th Avenue. It is characterized by religious statuary in the garden.

Detail for 1518 S Washington ST S / Parcel ID 3319500096 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Vertical - Boards Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Gable Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Religion - Religious facility Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Ethnic Heritage, Religion
Changes to Original Cladding: Unknown
Changes to Windows: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Plan: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
Seattle Historic Inventory, Central Area, 1979.

Photo collection for 1518 S Washington ST S / Parcel ID 3319500096 / Inv #

Photo taken Jul 01, 1991

Photo taken Jul 05, 1979
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