Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
965 N CASIANO ROAD (Primary)
Important Dates
1953-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
965 N CASIANO ROAD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Gerard Colcord
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
965 N CASIANO ROAD Primary
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: Ranch, Cape Cod     Related Features: Garage, Detached
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Exterior; Brick Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Brick; Wood clapboards; Wood, Board and Batten Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Single; Paneled; Glazed, partially Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Entrance porch/stoop; Projecting; Roof, shed; Spindles/turned posts (Porch Supports) Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Cupola; Dovecote; Weathervane; Gable, side Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Tripartite; Bay, squared; Fixed; Double-hung Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Shutters; Single Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Diamond pane; Fixed; Single Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Paired; Casement Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-03-04
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
The Ranch House, 1930-1975
Traditional Custom Ranch House, 1930-1975
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • 1500-3500 sq.ft. in size
  • Asymmetrical informal composition with one or more wings
  • Brick or stone chimneys
  • Close relationship to its yard
  • One or two stories in height
  • Shutters
  • Typically designed by a well-known architect
  • Is an important individual example that exemplifies the Traditional Ranch style and ranch house type
  • Was custom-designed (as opposed to mass produced Ranch Houses)
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Materials
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Workmanship
    Association
    Feeling
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent intact example of a Cape Cod Ranch house, custom-designed by Gerard Colcord.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1953-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 1d58ab25-adb1-425b-8d7e-9bf303a6d4fc
    Property Identification Number: 141B141 160
    House ID: 1007818

    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)
    Gerard Colcord (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)

    Related Information Resources

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