Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
3709 S MOUNTAIN VIEW AVE (Primary)
Important Dates
1906-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
3709 S MOUNTAIN VIEW AVE - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
3709 S MOUNTAIN VIEW AVE Primary
3711 S MOUNTAIN VIEW AVE Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 11 (Council District)
MAR VISTA COMMUNITY COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
MAR VISTA NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Victorian, Vernacular Cottage, hip roof    
Type: Residential-Single Family   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Exterior; Brick Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood clapboards Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Single; Partially glazed Material: Wood
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Posts (Porch Supports); Wood (Porch Rail); Partial width; Recessed Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Hipped; Exposed rafter tails Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Fixed; Bay, canted Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Multi-light; Grouped Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Single Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-02-14
Context/Theme
Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
Early Residential Development, 1880-1930
Early Single-Family Residential Development, 1880-1930
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Represents a very early period of settlement/residential development in a neighborhood or community
  • Is a rare surviving example of the type in the neighborhood or community
  • Dates from the period of significance
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • May be within an area later subdivided and built out
  • Has an important association with early settlement or residential development within a neighborhood or community
  • Integrity Aspects
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Setting
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    3S
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of early residential development in Mar Vista; may be one of the oldest extant residences in Mar Vista. Located in the Ocean Park Heights tract established in 1905; one of the four original tracts that comprised Ocean Park Heights (later Mar Vista). Ocean Park Heights was an upscale residential neighborhood atop Mar Vista Hill; believed to be Los Angeles' first gated community.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1906-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 1b5e98e1-50da-4907-bde9-ca4b81921f42
    Property Identification Number: 114B157 1029
    Property Identification Number: 114B157 1029
    House ID: 881870

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

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

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Palms-Mar Vista-Del Rey Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)