Ballard Avenue Historic District

Also known as: Ballard Avenue
Ballard Ave. from NW Market to NW Dock Sts., Seattle, Washington


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 1, 1976
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Second Renaissance Revival
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Transportation; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Hotel; Specialty store
Current functions
Hotel; Specialty store; Multiple dwelling; Restaurant
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1890; 1900; 1925
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 45
Non-contributing buildings: 20


19th Century (38,039)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1890 (945)
Built during 1890s (7,671)
Ceramic tile (3,229)
District (10,578)
Have Street View (48,844)
Italianate (5,117)
King County, Washington (313)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,279)
Seattle, Washington (160)
Stone (26,168)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,703)
Washington (1,988)

Update Log 

  • September 28, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger