6043-Fall2019

Site Number: 6043

Date of Survey: 09/18/2019
Address: 907
Number of Structures: 2
Construction Date: 1935
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: 2.5
Width (bays): 2
Foundation Material: Concrete
Depth (rooms): 3
Structural System: Frame
Wall Cladding Material: fiber cement
Roof Shape: Hip
Roof Material: asphalt shingle

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

Siding detailed to mimic wood and be wavy, centrally placed hipped dormer, off-centered door, hipped portico only over main entryway supported via piers, double-hung sash 3/1 windows


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

Small cracks in visible foundation, different siding on part of back that is not wavy like the rest, concrete block used on addition


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

Addition off backside so original structure was probably perfectly square


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

Fairly compatible in use and style, buildings nearby with similar double-hung sash 3/1, but is across the street from church parking lot


Potential NR Eligibility: Borderline
Evidence of Construction Date:

FredGIS lists the build date as 1935 which is supported because land tax records show 1935 as the first year a building was taxed for BL 128 on LT 57 with the owner being one Roy A. Martin, he was taxed on LT 57 in 1927 but no building is listed as being taxed, use of American Foursquare as style was popular during the 1930s

Other Comments/Salient Details:

Was painted from green to red sometime between 2016 and present day

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