Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
4525 W ADAMS BLVD (Primary)
Important Dates
1932-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
4525 W ADAMS BLVD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
2530 S VIRGINIA ROAD Alternative
4525 W ADAMS BLVD Primary
4531 W ADAMS BLVD Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Los Angeles City Council District 10 (Council District)
West Adams - Baldwin Hills - Leimert Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
WEST ADAMS NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Commercial-Retail, Other   Use: Historic     Style: Art Deco    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP06. 1-3 story commercial building          
Features
No components recorded

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Storefront altered or replaced

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2015-11-22
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Related Responses to Modernism, 1924-1970
Art Deco, 1925-1938
Commercial
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains the essential character-defining features of the Art Deco style
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Setting
    Design
    Feeling
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Association
    Materials
    Workmanship
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    "Excellent example of Art Deco commercial architecture. Due to alterations, including altered storefronts, the property does not retain sufficient integrity to be eligible for the National Register."
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1932-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    House ID: 568637
    Property Identification Number: 123B185 679
    SurveyLA ID: 0a39b568-b28c-4525-afce-7dbeeeea0791

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Architectural Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: West Adams-Baldwin Hills-Leimert Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)