3035-Fall2017

Site Number: 3035

Date of Survey: 10/01/2017
Address: 1905
Number of Structures: 2
Construction Date: 1929
Current Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Historic Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Secondary Building: Shed
Style of Primary Building: Bungalow/Craftsman



Number of Stories: 2
Width (bays): 5
Foundation Material: Concrete
Depth (rooms): 3
Structural System: Frame
Wall Cladding Material: brick
Roof Shape: Gable
Roof Material: asphalt shingle

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

There is a brick lattice porch railing with wood columns mounted on brick piers. The porch is a concrete base with concrete steps and a brick flowerbed surrounding both front and left side of structure.


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

The brick on the main structure is consistent all throughout. The entire matched the surrounding area in style and use. There us a side front exterior brick chimney.


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

The windows have been replaced while basement and second story windows are original. Based on the color of the brick cladding for the majority of the structure (main living space) it apears that it has been redone in recent years.


Condition of Primary Building: Good
Observable Threats: Route 1
Compatibility with Adjacent Land Uses:

Matches the surrounding residential landscape.


Potential NR Eligibility: Contributing
Evidence of Construction Date:

To establish a build date, there was an analysis of the research relating to neighboring properties. This date was originally based off of a date range that was narrowed down to 1930 through evidence from the following resources:
- Deed records in the Circuit Court Archives located in Fredericksburg, VA and Spotsylvania, VA which show the purchase dates of lots. - Tax records in the Circuit Court Archives located in Fredericksburg, VA and Spotsylvania, VA
- The 1947 Sanborn Map.located in the Circuit Court Archives in Fredericksburg, VA
- Census document research located on the Fredericksburg Research Resources website created by Dr. Gary Stanton

Other Comments/Salient Details:

There is a second on the side of the house and there are metal awnings over the second story front window, the first story right window and the back door. There are no window units suggestion they have central air.

Edited MAF, CES, SB, and CMJ

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