Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Rancho Cienega Sports Complex Swimming Pool (Primary)
Important Dates
1960-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Rancho Cienega Sports Complex Swimming Pool - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Albert Criz
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
5001 W RODEO ROAD Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Los Angeles City Council District 10 (Council District)
West Adams - Baldwin Hills - Leimert Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
WEST ADAMS NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Institutional-Recreation, Public Swimming Pool   Use: Historic     Style: Expressionist Modern, Mid-Century    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP39. Other          
Features
No components recorded

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2015-11-22
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
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Integrity Aspects
    Design
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Setting
    Location
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3S
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    "Excellent example of Mid-Century Modern architecture, with elements of Expressionism."
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1960-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    House ID: 545260
    Property Identification Number: 120B181 948
    SurveyLA ID: 43205991-6b33-458f-baba-dd35a2514dc6

    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)
    Los Angeles Dept of Recreation and Parks (was owned by / owned)
    Albert Criz (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)

    Related Information Resources

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