3036-Fall2017

Site Number: 3036

Date of Survey: 10/01/2017
Address: 1903
Number of Structures: 2
Construction Date: 1930
Current Use of Primary Building: Multi 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): 6
Structural System: Frame
Wall Cladding Material: aluminum
Roof Shape: Gable
Roof Material: asphalt shingle

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

There is a lattice brick design as porch railings on a concrete porch, with brick steps and flowerbed surrounding it. There are wrought iron railings flanking the steps. There are wood clumps mounted on brick piers lining the front of the the porch.


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

Surrounded by similar style structures. There is a central interior chimney and a basement.


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

The first floor windows have been replaced. There is a one room living addition with a shed roof in the back.


Condition of Primary Building: Good
Observable Threats: none
Compatibility with Adjacent Land Uses:

It matches in style and use to the surrounding area and landscape of Charles St..


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:

No central air conditioning; there are only window units.

Edited by MAF, SB, CES, and CMJ.

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