Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
The Redeemer Baptist Church (Primary)
The Redeemer Baptist Church (Historic)
The National Korean Presbyterian Church (Alternative)
10792 W NATIONAL BLVD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1960-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
The Redeemer Baptist Church - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
10792 W NATIONAL BLVD Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 5 (Council District)
MAR VISTA COMMUNITY COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual, Church   Use: Historic     Style: Googie Modern, Mid-Century    
Type: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP16. Religious building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Double Material: Wood
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Gable, front Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Grouped; Floor-to-ceiling Material: Metal
Component: Window Type: Grouped; Fixed Material: Metal
Architectural Description
Curved masonry walls flanking main entrance on front facade; tall spire with cross on gable ridge
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-07-17
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
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Design
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3S
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of Mid-Century Modern institutional architecture in Palms with Googie style features, including soaring rooflines, curved screen block walls and a stylized steeple.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1960-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 3c379aac-6efd-4c31-acd0-07c3534a80d5
    Property Identification Number: 123B157 971
    House ID: 899300

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Historic Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Palms-Mar Vista-Del Rey Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)