Bayport Architectural Survey
172 Fairview Avenue
Building Address: 172 Fairview Avenue
Section / Block / Lot:
Surveyor’s Name: Jackie Peu-Duvallon
Survey Date: May 2004
Building Type: House
Building Name: N/A
Date of Construction: ca. 1910
No. of Floors: 1.5
Decorative Features: Exposed rafters, barge boards, gable trusses
Siding Material(s): Asbestos shingle
Roof Style: Eave front gable end
Roofing Material(s): Asphalt shingle
Foundation: Concrete block
Window Style(s): 1/1 double hung replacements
No. of Entrances and Placement: One front door on the west façade.
Chimneys and Placement: One exterior brick chimney
Architectural Integrity: Moderate; the original roofing and siding materials have been replaced, as have the windows.
Architectural Style: Vernacular Arts and Crafts
This small Arts and Crafts cottage stands one and a half stories high and three bays wide. It has an eave front gable end roof clad in asphalt shingle. The roof features a prominent hipped-roofed projection on the front façade that creates the entrance foyer. The house is clad in beige asbestos shingle with white-painted exposed rafters, barge boards, and gable trusses. The windows throughout the house are one-over-one double hung replacements framed by green shutters. An exterior brick chimney stands on the north façade.
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