6048-Fall2017

Site Number: 6048

Date of Survey: 09/14/2017
Address: 2601
Number of Structures: 1
Construction Date: 1970
Current Use of Primary Building: Commercial
Historic Use of Primary Building: Commercial
Secondary Building:
Style of Primary Building: Industrial



Number of Stories: 2
Width (bays): 5
Foundation Material: Concrete
Depth (rooms): 6
Structural System: Frame
Wall Cladding Material: brick
Roof Shape: Flat
Roof Material: other

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

Can't see roofing materials
Running bond brick
Concrete window sills
Metal vents on rear facade
Concrete surround around rear entrance
Directory next to rear entrnace and multiple mailboxes
Parking lot with spots to the rear
Main entrance has awnings and directory
Planers on either side and in the middle of the ramp
Stairs and ramp with same brick and metal railings
Two story one bay projection on the route 1 side of the building, enclosed and matches the rear of the building


Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

Original windows
Likely original siding
New parking lot


Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

no observable additions


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

Only office building on the block rest are residential (for the rear entrance)
Set back further than other building because of its parking lot
Front entrance on more compatible with other commercial structures
Same minimal detailing
Similar setback (on front)


Potential NR Eligibility: Non-Contributing
Evidence of Construction Date:

Based on a Free Lance-Star article published July 27, 1971 that discusses the opening of a new modern office building at 2601 Princess Anne St, the structure was likely built in 1970.

Other Comments/Salient Details:

Grassy lot with a large billboard next to the property on the route one side. It is non-contributing because some of the materials have been replaced.

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