1026-Fall2016

Site Number: 1026

Date of Survey: 09/16/2016
Address: 409 Hanson St
Number of Structures: 2
Construction Date: 1952
Current Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Historic Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Secondary Building: Shed
Style of Primary Building: Minimal Traditional



Number of Stories: 1.5
Width (bays): 3
Foundation Material: Concrete Block
Depth (rooms): 3
Structural System: Frame
Wall Cladding Material: wood clapboards
Roof Shape: Gable
Roof Material: asphalt shingle

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

Ornamental immobile shutters on front facade
Cast iron columns with an "S" design on porch as well as cast iron railings
Concrete porch
Exterior chimney
Concrete sidewalk
Chain link fence enclosing back yard
Foundation plants


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

All materials appear to be original. Wood on the western facade is discolored, warping, and the paint is flaking. Windows are in poor condition, they are original but not well maintained.


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

There are two additions, one on the eastern facade of the building - one bay wide and one bay deep. There is an additional addition on the northern facade, it is one bay deep and one bay wide.


Condition of Primary Building: Poor
Observable Threats: large trees, neglect
Compatibility with Adjacent Land Uses:

Compatible with adjacent properties in terms of use, set back, style, cladding. It is the exact same style to the two properties next to it.


Potential NR Eligibility: Contributing
Evidence of Construction Date:

Deeds and Land Tax Records

Other Comments/Salient Details:

They got rid of their lamp post - very different to the other houses.
Ivy is encroaching on the foundation.
Driveway has been neglected, needs work - there is grass growing in it and some pot holes.
Identical in style and original massing to #1021, #1025, #1027, #1028. Mirrored in style and original massing to #1022.

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