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Summary for 839 S Southern ST S / Parcel ID 7327900090 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Vernacular Neighborhood: South Park
Built By: Year Built: 1895
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This house is included because of its form as a typical 19th Century L-shaped cottage and because it contributes to the historic streetscape. It appears on the 1904-1905 Sanborn Map. Fred C. C. Abel held title to this proeprty in 1922
This folk house is included in the survey because its essential form is intact and it offers us information about vernacular housing in turn-of-the-century South Park. It is a gabled roof el-shaped cottage with a hipped roof porch in the el. The orignial Victorian door survivies but otherwise the house is devoid of detail. There are additions to the rear. It is set close to the street on a treed lot and contibutes to the historic streetscape.

Detail for 839 S Southern ST S / Parcel ID 7327900090 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Unknown Foundation(s): Post & Pier
Roof Type(s): Gable Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Single Family Plan: Irregular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Changes to Windows: Extensive
Changes to Plan: Slight
Changes to Original Cladding: Extensive
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Major Bibliographic References
King County Property Record Card (c. 1938-1972), Washington State Archives.
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.

Photo collection for 839 S Southern ST S / Parcel ID 7327900090 / Inv #

Photo taken Jun 01, 1991
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