Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
St. Bernadette Roman Catholic Church (Primary)
Important Dates
1961-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
St. Bernadette Roman Catholic Church - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Barker and Ott
Builder
Alex Sutherland
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
4210 S MARLTON AVE Primary
3841 W DON FELIPE DR Alternative
3825 W DON FELIPE DR Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Los Angeles City Council District 8 (Council District)
West Adams - Baldwin Hills - Leimert Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
EMPOWERMENT CONGRESS WEST AREA NDC (Neighborhood Council)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual, Church   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP16. Religious building          
Features
No components recorded

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-04-02
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Post-War Modernism, 1946-1975
Mid-Century Modernism, 1945-1975
Institutional
Eligibility Standards
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Materials
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    5S3
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    "Excellent example of Mid-Century Modern ecclesiastical architecture by noted architects Baker and Ott. Features a mix of traditional and modern forms and elements. High quality of design, with distinctive features such as its campanile and mosaics."
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1961-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    House ID: 504940
    Property Identification Number: 114B181 376
    SurveyLA ID: 305e2667-1dd9-4e0b-8217-6ae7b9c0c8fb

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Barker and Ott (Architecture/Design Firm or Partnership, was designed by /designed)
    Architectural Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)
    Alex Sutherland (Builder, was built by / built)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: West Adams-Baldwin Hills-Leimert Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)