1028-Fall2016

Site Number: 1028

Date of Survey: 09/16/2016
Address: 401 Hanson St
Number of Structures: 3
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 shingles, stone
Roof Shape: Gable
Roof Material: asphalt shingle

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

Ornamental immobile panel shutters on front and eastern facades
Wooden porch
Vinyl columns on porch
Lattice shielding access to underneath porch
Stone accent walls on front and eastern facades
Concrete sidewalk
No driveway
Lamp post
Larger shed with barn style doors and cupola, low compatibility in terms of exterior materials
Smaller shed with standard paneled door, not compatible in terms of exterior materials


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

Replacement cladding: stone (done within the last four years, based on picture taken from Google Maps), however the side paneling is still original wood.
New replacement windows
There is an addition on the right side


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

Addition to the right side
One bay wide, two bays deep
Exterior door with stoop and sidewalk


Condition of Primary Building: Good
Observable Threats: large trees
Compatibility with Adjacent Land Uses:

Compatible with adjacent properties in terms of set back, use, style. Not compatible with the property on the other side of Charles St in terms of size, style, and setback. However both properties make use of the stone cladding.


Potential NR Eligibility: Contributing
Evidence of Construction Date:

Deeds and Land Tax Records

Other Comments/Salient Details:

Identical in style and original massing to #1021, #1025, #1026, #1027. Mirrored in style and original massing to #1022.
The driveway was removed, there used to be one along the Charles Street side of the property.

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