Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Santa Susanna Mission Church and School (Primary)
Santa Susanna Mission Church and School (Historic)
Scavenger's Paradise (Alternative)
5453 N SATSUMA AVE (Alternative)
Important Dates
1942-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Santa Susanna Mission Church and School - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
5453 N SATSUMA AVE Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
North Hollywood - Valley Village Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 2 (Council District)
MID-TOWN NORTH HOLLYWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
N. HOLLYWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual, Church   Use: Historic     Style: Mission Revival    
Type: Commercial-Retail   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP16. Religious building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, textured Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Light Fixtures Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Double; Arched opening, round Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed; Arches Material: Stucco
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Gable, front; Clay tile coping; Tower Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Single; Divided lights Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Door (primary) replaced

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-02-12
Context/Theme
Public and Private Institutional Development, 1850-1980
Religion and Spirituality, 1850-1980
Religion and Spirituality and Ethnic/Cultural Associations, 1850-1980
Institutional - Religion/Spirituality
Religious Building
Eligibility Standards
  • Represents an important association with an ethnic/cultural group or groups in Los Angeles
  • May be important for its association with numerous historic personages for the cumulative importance of those individuals to the community
  • Retains most of the essential physical features from the period of significance
  • May represent a significant event or movement in the social history of Los Angeles
  • May reflect the changing demographics of a Los Angeles neighborhood
  • Integrity Aspects
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Materials
    Workmanship
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    This church, formerly the mission church of Santa Susanna, was established by the St. Charles Borromeo parish in 1942 to serve the growing Latino population in the neighborhood. It is significant for its association with this community in the North Hollywood area during the 1940s and 50s.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1942-01-01
    To: 1954-12-31

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 275e70a9-83c8-473c-a7dd-e7ceaf932f5e
    Property Identification Number: 174B173 1276
    House ID: 91442

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church (was owned by / owned)
    Architectural Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: North Hollywood-Valley Village Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)