Modern Queen Anne

Living in Seattle is exciting because we can be both preservationists and modernists. In Queen Anne we have idyllic Revival and Craftsman homes that sit pretty next to the Modern homes. It works well for our city and our future, but all this being said, things can get a little confusing and only time can be the true judge of good design.

Robert Reichert House/Studio

You can imagine in 1954, when the Reichert house/studio was completed, the sheer disorientation the neighbors experienced. Robert Reichert claimed that the design for his home at 2500 3rd Ave West was primitive, natural, and symbolic. It revealed a love for traditionalism and history. He also claimed that his home complimented the scale of the neighborhood and landscape, and that the design intention was to create a religious atmosphere. …Continue reading “Modern Queen Anne”

Landmark Nomination – Power Control Center

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كيفية كتابة رسالة ادارية The Queen Anne Historical Society  كيف كسب المال في أسبوع And  sistema de comercio español en la colonia Michael J. Herschensohn, Ph.D., President
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(The complete PDF of the Landmark Nomination with illustrations can be accessed here: Complete Landmark Nomination 157 Roy Second Submission revised.)

Table of Contents

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    • Background
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    • Location and Neighborhood Character
    • Site
    • Building Structure & Exterior Features
    • Plan & Interior Features
    • Documented Building Alterations
  4. online foreign exchange Significance
    • Historical Site Context: Queen Anne
      • Introduction
      • Electrical Power and Queen Anne
      • The Rivals: Puget Power and Light and Seattle City Light
      • The Neighborhood between World War I & the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair
      • The 1951 Buyout
      • The 1962 Seattle World’s Fair
      • After the Fair
    • Historical Architectural Context: The Modern Style
    • Building Owner: Seattle City Light
    • Building Architect: Harmon, Pray & Detrich
    • The Contractor
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Landmarks board to consider 1963 City Light building on Queen Anne

Futuristic design echoes World’s Fair aesthetic

In 1963, Seattle City Light built the Power Control Center, a modernist-style steel-reinforced concrete structure that has remained on Lower Queen Anne even as the neighborhood has changed.

But as new development gobbles up property, Nicole Demers-Changelo worries the oddly shaped relic could also be lost.

Demers-Changelo is an architect and transplant from New York, and has taken a liking to the former utility building. It’s not sleek like the current modern architecture. It’s more of a type, she said, a building that expresses the modern post-World War II ideal of showing its strength against the outside world. …Continue reading “Landmarks board to consider 1963 City Light building on Queen Anne”