6007-Fall2017

Site Number: 6007
Name of Surveyors: C. Thern, C. Pace, E. White, J. Schmitt
Date of Survey: 09/13/2017
Address: 2515 Van Buren St
Number of Structures: 4
Construction Date: 1918
Current Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Historic Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Secondary Building: Shed
Style of Primary Building: American Foursquare



Number of Stories: 2
Width (bays): 2
Foundation Material: Concrete
Depth (rooms): 4
Structural System: Frame
Wall Cladding Material: vinyl
Roof Shape: Gable
Roof Material: asphalt shingle

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

Decorative shutters
Wood porch with railing
Rear porch with columns


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

Looks new
New windows
Newer door
New railings
New wood fence


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

Rear addition enclosed 1 story 1 bay with flat roof with the same materials


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

Same set back as property next to it
Not all properties on the block have the same set back
Has a similar feel as other houses


Potential NR Eligibility: Contributing
Evidence of Construction Date:

By looking in land tax records the property could be dated back to 1945, and through building permits (599) a bathroom addition was made in February 21, 1941 and referencing Sanborn maps, the date can be narrowed to between the years 1913 and 1919.

Other Comments/Salient Details:

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