Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
5048 N COLFAX AVE (Primary)
Important Dates
1948-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
5048 N COLFAX AVE - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
5048 N COLFAX AVE Primary
5046 N COLFAX AVE Alternative
5044 N COLFAX AVE Alternative
5042 N COLFAX AVE Alternative
5040 N COLFAX AVE Alternative
5040 1/2 N COLFAX AVE Alternative
5038 N COLFAX AVE Alternative
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)
NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL VALLEY VILLAGE (Neighborhood Council)
VALLEY VILLAGE NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Multi Family, Courtyard Apartment   Use: Historic     Style: Minimal Traditional     Related Features: Garage, Detached; Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP03. Multiple family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Unknown Material: Unknown
Component: Entryway Type: Courtyard Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Hipped Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Divided lights; Paired; Single; Shutters; Double-hung Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations
Awning added to side entry

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-02-12
Context/Theme
Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
Multi-Family Residential Development, 1910-1980
Multi-Family Residential, 1910-1980
Courtyard Apartments, 1910-1980
Residential
1940s Courtyard Apartment
Eligibility Standards
  • May be a good example of an architectural style from its period and/or the work of a significant architect
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Typically two stories in height
  • Is an excellent example of the type
  • Is two stories in height
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Detached garage(s) at the rear
  • Central building entrance, with common stairwells and interior corridors
  • Building is oriented around a common outdoor area, typically a landscaped courtyard or patio
  • Associated architectural styles: American Colonial Revival, Minimal Traditional
  • Generally U- or E-shaped plan; may be composed of two L-shaped buildings
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Setting
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Excellent and intact example of a 1940s courtyard apartment with intact central landscaping. Exhibits distinctive features of the type.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1948-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 27cd1ce3-971f-4157-8830-eb2a43ce9b46
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 718
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 718
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 718
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 723
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 723
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 723
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 723
    House ID: 70075

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    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)