Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
225 N DELFERN DR (Primary)
Important Dates
1939-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
225 N DELFERN DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Paul R. Williams
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
225 N DELFERN DR Primary
10257 W SUNSET BLVD Alternative
10255 W SUNSET BLVD Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Bel Air - Beverly Crest Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 5 (Council District)
BEL AIR-BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
BEL AIR NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Georgian Revival American Colonial Revival     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Lawn; Tennis Court; Swimming Pool; Fence, Perimeter
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Interior; Brick Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Brick Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Pilasters Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Arched opening, segmental; Double Material: Metal
Component: Entryway Type: Portico; Columns Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Gable, side; Dormer; Eaves, boxed Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Divided lights; Casement; Decorative surround; Single; Arched opening, segmental Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Door (primary) replaced

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-04-19
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
American Colonial Revival, 1895-1960
American Colonial Revival, Early, 1895-1940
Residential
Eligibility Standards
  • May display multiple roof dormers
  • Details may include pediments; columns or pilasters; paneled front door, sometimes with sidelights and transoms; multi-paned double-hung sash windows; and fixed shutters
  • Hipped or gabled roofs, typically with boxed eaves
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Simple building forms
  • Simple classical detailing, sometimes with exaggerated proportions
  • Clapboard or brick exteriors
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Is an excellent example of the Early American Colonial Revival style
  • Typically one or two stories in height
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Setting
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Design
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Designed by Paul Williams, this residence is an excellent example of American Colonial Revival architecture.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1939-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 02a1bbf5-f70f-4658-a8b0-114e51a9b883
    Property Identification Number: 141B157 83
    Property Identification Number: 141B157 83
    Property Identification Number: 141B157 83
    House ID: 966866

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities

    SurveyLA - Bel Air - Beverly Crest Survey (was assessed in / assessed)

    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)
    Paul R. Williams (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)
    Elizabeth Bain (was owned by / owned)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Bel Air-Beverly Crest Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)