5042-Fall2019

Site Number: 5042
Name of Surveyors: Emily & Weeks
Date of Survey: 09/25/2019
Address: 800 Mercer St
Number of Structures: 2
Construction Date: 1919
Current Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Historic Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Secondary Building: Garage
Style of Primary Building: American Foursquare



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

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

Front/side porch with piers, fixed louvered shutters, 3 light transome above door


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

Original windows 6 over 1 sash


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

Replacement front door


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

Larger corner lot, but style matches adjacent 5041 property


Potential NR Eligibility: Contributing
Evidence of Construction Date:

Deed Book 51 / Page 86

Sanborn Maps show development on this lot between 1919 and 1927

Other Comments/Salient Details:

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