Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
1240 N STONE CANYON ROAD (Primary)
Important Dates
1934-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
1240 N STONE CANYON ROAD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Gerard Colcord

Location Information

Addresses
1240 N STONE CANYON 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: Lawn; Mature vegetation; Swimming Pool
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Stone; Interior Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stone, natural; Stucco, smooth; Wood clapboards Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Door Type: Divided lights; Glazed, partially; Single Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: U-shaped Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Partial width; Projecting; Roof, shed; Posts (Porch Supports) Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Dormer; Eaves, boxed; Gable, side Material: Wood shingle
Component: Window Type: Shutters; Single; Double-hung; Divided lights Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-05-07
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
The Ranch House, 1930-1975
Traditional Custom Ranch House, 1930-1975
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Gabled roof, originally shingled
  • Is an important individual example that exemplifies the Traditional Ranch style and ranch house type
  • Typically designed by a well-known architect
  • Shutters
  • One or two stories in height
  • Brick or stone chimneys
  • Attached garages, often forming one wing
  • Asymmetrical informal composition with one or more wings
  • Was custom-designed (as opposed to mass produced Ranch Houses)
  • 1500-3500 sq.ft. in size
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Association
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of a Cape Cod Ranch house, custom-designed by Gerard Colcord. Exhibits distinctive features and quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1934-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 25d745a5-d519-478d-aa2c-904cb4ab2bd1
    Property Identification Number: 147B149 523
    House ID: 972808

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    William C. Warmington (Builder, was built by / built)
    Gerard Colcord (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)
    Alfredo Johnson (was owned by / owned)
    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

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