SANSOM STREET

4000 block Sansom Street•

Street: Asphalt

Sidewalks: Concrete

Curbs: Concrete

4037-65 Sansom St.

(a.k.a. 107 S. 41st St.)

Henry Page, developer

c.1869

Fifteen, three-story, single/two-bay, brick, Second Empire, rowhouses. Distinguishing features include marble base and stoops, arched door opening with marble hood moulding, marble sills and segmentally arched lintels, 2/2 curved head sash, single pedimented dormer in mansard roof with slate shingles, three-sided projecting ground floor bays. Contributing.

Roof shingles replaced with asphalt: 4039, 4049, 4053, 4061, 4063

Tar on slate roof shingles: 4065

Permastoned facade: 4049

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4020-22 Sansom St.

Two-story, three-bay, brick, wooden carriage doors, second floor 6/6 windows, gabled roof. Garage, c. 1910. Contributing.

4024-34 Sansom St.

George Lendrum, developer

c.1874

Six, three-story, two-bay, Italianate rowhouses. Distinguishing features include stone lintels and sills, bracketed and modillioned cornice, full length first floor windows. 4032 retains original 4/6 sash on ground floor, 2/2 sash above, shutter hardware original, 4 panel doorway with rounded molding. Contributing.

Facade stuccoed: 4024, 4026, 4028, 4030, 4034

Modern porch added: 4032

Front yard covered with concrete: 4024, 4026, 4028, 4030, 4034

4036-40 Sansom St.

David Dodson, developer

c.1877

Three, three-story, two-bay, brick, Second Empire, rowhouses. Distinguishing features include iron fence, front yards, porches, marble lintels and sills, 2/2 sash, paired bracketed cornice, two pedimented dormers in mansard roof with slate shingles, three-sided projecting bays on ground floor. Contributing.

Porch removed: 4036, 4040

Cornice removed: 4036, 4040

4042-46 Sansom St.

Charles S. Lewis, developer

c.1880

Three, three-story, two-bay, brick, Victorian rowhouses. Distinguishing features include marble base and steps, segmentally arched window openings, stone sills, corbelled brick cornice. Contributing.

4048-50 Sansom St.

David H. Dodson, developer

c.1879

Two, three-story, two-bay, orange brick, Colonial Revival semi-detached houses. Distinguishing features include stone base, double transverse stair, stone lintels and sills, stained glass transom over first floor windows, denticulated cornice, brick quoins. Contributing.

4052-4062 Sansom St.

a.k.a. 121 S. 41st St.

Empty lot.

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4100 block Sansom Street•

Street: Asphalt

Sidewalks: Concrete

Curbs: Granite

4101-4121 Sansom Street

See 4100-4142 Chestnut St.

4123-4141 Sansom St.

Vacant lot

4100-4106 Sansom St.

(a.k.a. 116-118 S. 41st Street)

Empty lot with small one-story wood shed.

4108 Sansom St.

See 4109 Chestnut St.

Developer unknown

One story, two-bay, hipped roof, schist garage with stone retaining wall c. 1900. Contributing.

4110 Sansom St.

See 4111 Chestnut St.

4112-4120 Sansom St.

See 111 S. 42nd St.

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4200 block Sansom Street•

Street: Asphalt

Sidewalks: Concrete except for brick in front of 4201, 4205, 4211, 4212-18. Brick sidewalk runs from the NW corner of 42nd and Sansom to E. edge of 4203.

Curbs: Granite

4201 Sansom St.

See 110 S. 42nd St.

4203 Sansom St.

James G. Moore, developer

c.1891

Three-story, three-bay, brick, Victorian, semi-detached carriage house. Distinguishing features include segmentally arched window openings, 2/2 sash, oversize hayloft openings in one bay, brownstone sills, corbelled brick cornice, garage entrance on first floor with iron lintel with florets, flat roof. Contributing.

4205 Sansom St.

Charles P. Baker, developer

c.1870

Two-story, three-bay, brick, Italianate, detached house. Distinguishing features include full length first floor windows, stone lintels and sills, paired bracketed wooden cornice, gable roof, wooden frame, front yard, brick sidewalk. Contributing.

4207-09 Sansom St.

John and Albert Miller, developers

c.1893

Two, three-story, two-bay, brick, Italianate/Victorian semi-detached houses. Distinguishing features include iron fence, front yard, columned porch with shared pedimented cross gable, stone sills, brownstone and brick segmentally arched lintels, decorative brickwork, bracketed metal cornice, flat roof. Contributing.

Balustrade replaced: 4207, 4209

New brick porch piers: 4209

4211 Sansom St.

Joseph Allison, developer

c.1873

Two-story, five-bay, schist stone Italianate detached house. Distinguishing features include iron fence, front yard, brick sidewalk, columned porch with bracketed cornice, full length first floor windows, segmentally arched lintels, paired bracketed wooden cornice, flat roof. Porch partially infilled. Contributing.

4235-43 Sansom St.

Edwin Antony, developer

c.1898

Five, three-story, two-bay, brick, Victorian/Colonial Revival rowhouses in the ABABA pattern. Distinguishing features of A)iron fence, front yard, classical columned porch, second floor bay window with ornamental pilasters, paired windows in third floor cross gable, rusticated stone lintel and stone sill, slate shingles on mansard roof; B) iron fence, front yard, classical columned porch, rusticated stone lintels, stone sills, paired windows in hipped roof dormer. Contributing.

Porch balustrade removed/replaced: 4237, 4241

Slate shingles replaced: 4235, 4237, 4239

4245-49 Sansom St.

Empty lot.

4251-55 Sansom St.

John McCloskey, developer

c.1907

Three, two-story, single-bay, orange brick, Colonial Revival semi-detached houses. Distinguishing features include first floor porches that have been glazed, second floor bay window with decorative pilasters, decorative brickwork, pressed metal cornice with swag and garland ornamentation, flat roof, small front yards. Contributing.

Porch infill: 4251, 4253, 4255

4257-4259 Sansom St.

See 117 S. 43rd St.

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4200-10 Sansom St.

See 112-128 South 42 St.

One-story, five-bay garage. Contributing.

4212-36 Sansom St.

See 4200 block Walnut Street

Rear yards at Walnut Street properties.

4212-18 Stone retaining wall raised lawn.

4238-4260 Sansom St.

See 119-137 S. 43rd St.

Vacant Lot

Brick sidewalk: 4212-4218, 4234

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4300 block Sansom Street•

Street: Asphalt

Sidewalks: Concrete

Curbs: Concrete

4301-4309 Sansom St.

See 124 S. 43rd St.

4311-25 Sansom St.

Edward Cloud, developer

c.1894

Eight, three-story, two-bay, buff brick, Colonial Revival rowhouses in the ABABABAB pattern. Original windows 12/1 sash, flat roofs. Distinguishing features of A)classical columned porches with pedimented roof over paired entrances, ground floor single window with sidelights, rough limestone lintels and sills, pressed metal cornices with broken pediments and finials; B) classical columned porches with pedimented roof over paired entrances, ground floor single window with sidelights, rough limestone lintels and sills, pressed metal pedimented cornices with swag and garland ornamentation and finials. Contributing.

Porch balustrade/posts altered: 4311, 4313, 4315, 4317, 4319, 4323, 4325

Porch altered stylistically: 4311

Cornice detail removed: 4311

Cornice removed: 4323

4327-4331 Sansom Street

See 125 S. 44th Street (Belgium Apts.).

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4300-36 Sansom Street

Empty lots.

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4400 block Sansom Street•

Street: Asphalt

Sidewalks: Concrete

Curbs: Granite

4401-45 Sansom St.

(4401 a.k.a. 118-124 S. 44th St.)

Thomas Powers, developer

c.1876

Twenty-three (original row included twenty-four buildings), three-story, two-bay, red brick, Queen Anne rowhouses. Distinguishing features include turned columned porches with cross gable over paired entrances, full length first floor window, 2/2 sash arched headed second floor windows, corbelled brick cornice, paired windows in gabled dormer, slate shingles on mansard roof (4401, 4435). Side bay, marble water table, 2/2 sash windows, shed roof dormers (4401). Significant.

Porch removed: 4413, 4417, 4445

New porch deck: 4415

Porch posts/balustrade removed/replaced: 4401, 4405, 4407, 4409, 4411, 4419, 4423, 4429, 4435, 4439, 4441, 4443

Slate roof shingles replaced with asphalt: 4403, 4405, 4407, 4409, 4411, 4413, 4415, 4417, 4419, 4421, 4423, 4425, 4427, 4429, 4431, 4433, 4437, 4439, 4441, 4443, 4445

4447 Sansom Street

(a.k.a. 113-119 S. 45th St.)

Empty lot.

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4400-10 Sansom St.

John T. Morris/Charles J. Taylor, developers

c.1880

Six, three-story, two-bay, brick, Queen Anne rowhouses with front yards. Distinguishing features include paired porches with cross gable roof over paired entrances, segmentally arched windows, windows with small panes surrounding larger single pane (e.g. 4402), decorative brickwork, corbelled brick cornice, paired windows in single gabled dormer, slate shingles, mansard fronted flat roof. Side second floor bay - cinderblock fence at rear along 44th St. (4400).

Significant.

Porch posts/balustrade removed/replaced: 4400, 4402

Slate shingles replaced with asphalt: 4406

Third floor dowels and moulding removed/replaced: 4406

4412-34 Sansom St.

John T. Morris/Charles J. Taylor, developers

c.1884

Twelve, three-story, two-bay, brick, Queen Anne rowhouses with front yards. Distinguishing features include paired porches with cross gable over paired entrances, segmentally arched transom over entrance door, segmentally arched window openings with Queen Anne bordered windows, decorative moulded brickwork, pressed metal cornice with scrolled pinnacles and corbelled brickwork. Significant.

Porch removed: 4422

Porch altered stylistically: 4416, 4418

Porch infill: 4430

Porch posts/balustrade removed/replaced: 4420, 4424, 4432, 4434

Window openings altered: 4416, 4420, 4430, 4434

Facade stuccoed: 4420 (partial), 4434 (partial)

4436-46 Sansom St.

(4436 a.k.a. 123-129 S. 45th St.)

John T. Morris/Charles J. Taylor, developers

c.1884

Six, three-story, two-bay, brick, Queen Anne rowhouses. See 4400-10 for description. Significant.

Porch removed: 4444, 4446

Porch altered stylistically: 4440, 4442

Porch posts/balustrade removed/replaced: 4436, 4440, 4446

Window openings altered: 4446

Facade stuccoed: 4446

Slate shingles replaced: 4438, 4442