Local Register of Historic Resources

H.P. #311
Elia HomeElia Home (1915/1935)

634/640 Van Ness Avenue
Folk Victorian/Colonial Revival (& Art Deco commercial building)

This property includes a two-story duplex home originally constructed in 1915, and a one-story Art Deco commercial building added in 1935. Both were constructed by Samuel and Ruth Elia. Samuel Elia was a painter. This is a rare surviving example of live/work residential construction in the downtown area from the early 20th century.

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