Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
3744 S BARRINGTON AVE (Primary)
Promises Residential (Alternative)
Important Dates
1908-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
3744 S BARRINGTON AVE - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
3744 S BARRINGTON AVE Primary
3744 1/4 S BARRINGTON AVE Alternative
3744 1/2 S BARRINGTON AVE Alternative
3748 S BARRINGTON 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: Craftsman     Related Features: Tree, Historic; Historic tree(s)
Type: Other   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Wood clapboards; Wood shingles Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Sidelights; Single Material: Wood
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Full width; Projecting; Wood (Porch Rail); Posts (Porch Supports); With stone pedestals (Porch Supports) Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Combination; Bargeboards; Brackets; Eaves, wide; Exposed rafter tails Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Single; Multi-light top sash; Fixed Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Bay, canted; Multi-light top sash Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Grouped; Multi-light; Casement Material: Wood
Architectural Description
Porte-cochere
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-07-17
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Arts and Crafts Movement, 1895-1930
Craftsman, 1905-1930
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains most of the essential physical features from the period of significance
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality craftsmanship
  • Exemplifies the tenets of the Arts and Crafts movement and the Craftsman style
  • Shingled exteriors, occasionally clapboard or stucco
  • Broad, overhanging eaves with exposed structural members such as rafter tails, knee braces, and king posts
  • Represents an early or rare example of the style in the community in which it is located
  • Broad front entry porches of half for full-width, with square or battered columns, sometimes second-story sleeping porches
  • Building forms that respond to the site
  • Typically double-hung windows or casement windows situated in groups
  • Double-hung windows
  • Extensive use of natural materials for columns, chimneys, retaining walls, and landscape features
  • Low-pitched gabled roofs
  • One or two stories in height
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Setting
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of Craftsman residential architecture in Mar Vista; may be the work of a significant architect. This building is believed to have been built in Pasadena in 1908 and moved to this site in the mid-1920s; the original address is unknown.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1908-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 243f49e4-2f84-4e6f-834c-3b9ca44883e8
    Property Identification Number: 114B157 843
    Property Identification Number: 114B157 843
    Property Identification Number: 114B157 843
    Property Identification Number: 114B157 843
    House ID: 881599

    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)