Site Number: 5037

Date of Survey: 09/20/2018
Address: 1611
Number of Structures: 2
Construction Date: 1936
Current Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Historic Use of Primary Building: Single Family
Secondary Building: Shed
Style of Primary Building: Cape Cod

Number of Stories: 1.5
Width (bays): 4
Foundation Material: Brick
Depth (rooms): 2
Structural System: Frame
Wall Cladding Material: brick, vinyl
Roof Shape: Gable
Roof Material: slate

Decorative Details/Unique Features:

House features a stretcher bond with a water table, two gabled dormers on primary elevation, windows on second story are 6/6 double-hung,, windows on first story are double-hung, 4/4 split on the top-half, with a single pane in the bottom half. Fixed shutters around windows, windows within addition are sliding. Brick stairs and walkway to brick front porch.

Evidence of Integrity Location/Materials:

Original materials in good condition. Maintains original position on lot.

Additions/Alternations to Primary Building:

Vinyl siding addition to the southern elevation, possible addition northeast side of structure. Decorative curved metal awning over front porch.

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

Fits well with adjacent land use. Sits in line with neighbors. Comparable size, materials,and style.

Potential NR Eligibility: Contributing
Evidence of Construction Date:

Virginia Division of Historic Landmarks: Historic District/Brief Survey Form.
Surveyor: Murphy, A. Kimberly, Yr: 1989. Aw

Other Comments/Salient Details:

Similar to other cape cod styles on Franklin St.


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