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Summary for 940 24th AVE / Parcel ID 7217400950 / Inv #

Historic Name: Unknown Common Name:
Style: Arts & Crafts - Craftsman Neighborhood: Central Area
Built By: Year Built: 1905
 
Significance
In the opinion of the survey, this property is located in a potential historic districe (National and/or local).
This building is important as an intact example of an early 20th century Craftsman apartment building. It is important because it enhances our knowledge of early 20th century multifamily housing and of residential development in Seattle. I does not appear on the 1904-1905 [Sanborn Map], and in fact, Block 8 is only sparsely developed on that map.
 
Appearance
This two story frame apartment builidng is massed under a broad, low hipped roof. The symmetrical fa├žade has two story, shallow bays with a hipped roof entrance porch between. Massive square columns with simple scroll brackets support the porch. Eaves are open and rafter ends exposed. The building has a small gabled dormer.

Detail for 940 24th AVE / Parcel ID 7217400950 / Inv #

Status: Yes - Inventory
Classication: Building District Status: INV
Cladding(s): Wood - Clapboard Foundation(s): Unknown
Roof Type(s): Hip Roof Material(s): Asphalt/Composition
Building Type: Domestic - Multiple Family Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: two
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture
Integrity
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Interior: Unknown
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
Major Bibliographic References
Sanborn (Insurance) Map Company, Seattle, Washington.

Photo collection for 940 24th AVE / Parcel ID 7217400950 / Inv #


Photo taken Aug 01, 1991

Photo taken Jun 22, 1979
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