Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Irvine Residence (Primary)
Irvine Residence (Historic)
957 N STONE CANYON ROAD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1941-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Irvine Residence - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Gerard Colcord
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
957 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: Fence, Perimeter; Lawn; Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Stucco; Stone; Interior Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth; Wood clapboards; Stone, natural Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Divided lights; Glazed, partially; Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Partial width; Recessed; Posts (Porch Supports) Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Gable, side Material: Wood shingle
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Shutters; Single; Divided lights Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-04-30
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
The Ranch House, 1930-1975
Traditional Custom Ranch House, 1930-1975
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Asymmetrical informal composition with one or more wings
  • Typically designed by a well-known architect
  • Dutch Doors
  • Was custom-designed (as opposed to mass produced Ranch Houses)
  • One or two stories in height
  • Shutters
  • Is an important individual example that exemplifies the Traditional Ranch style and ranch house type
  • Gabled roof, originally shingled
  • 1500-3500 sq.ft. in size
  • Brick or stone chimneys
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Research indicates that this residence was designed by Gerard Colcord. It is an excellent example of a Cape Cod Ranch house and exhibits quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1941-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 3c2e52bd-5a75-4d83-93cd-32d3137bf861
    Property Identification Number: 144B149 174
    House ID: 969049

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities

    SurveyLA - Bel Air - Beverly Crest Survey (was assessed in / assessed)

    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)
    Gerard Colcord (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)

    Related Information Resources

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