Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Palms Market (Primary)
Palms Market (Historic)
Palms Super Market (Alternative)
3568 S MOTOR AVE (Alternative)
Important Dates
1923-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Palms Market - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
3568 S MOTOR AVE Primary
3558 S MOTOR AVE Alternative
3560 S MOTOR AVE Alternative
3566 S MOTOR AVE Alternative
10313 W TABOR ST Alternative
3570 S MOTOR AVE Alternative
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)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Commercial-Retail, Neighborhood Market   Use: Historic     Style: Spanish Colonial Revival     Related Features: Signage
Type: Commercial-Retail   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP06. 1-3 story commercial building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Fully glazed; Single Material: Metal
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat; Parapet Material: Clay tile
Component: Window Type: Grouped; Fixed Material: Metal
Architectural Description
Transom windows above storefronts have been covered/infilled; blade sign at roofline
Alterations
Window openings infilled
Storefront altered or replaced
Awnings added

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-02-13
Context/Theme
Commercial Development, 1850-1980
Neighborhood Commercial Development, 1875-1960
Early Neighborhood Commercial Development, 1880-1930
Commercial
Eligibility Standards
  • Has an important association with early commercial growth and development in a neighborhood
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • An individual building that represents a very early phase of commercial development in a neighborhood
  • Is a rare surviving example of a type in a neighborhood
  • Integrity Aspects
    Setting
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Design
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    3S
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Rare example of early neighborhood commercial development in Palms; one of few examples remaining from this period.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1923-01-01

    Date Evaluated
    2012-02-13
    Context/Theme
    Commercial Development, 1850-1980
    Commercial Identity, 1850-1980
    Commercial
    Eligibility Standards
  • Retains most of the essential physical features from the period of significance
  • Is associated with a business that made important contributions to commercial growth and development
  • Was the founding location of, or the long-term location of, a business significant in commercial history
  • May have particular significance for its association with a neighborhood or community in Los Angeles
  • Integrity Aspects
    Workmanship
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Feeling
    Association
    Setting
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Long-time home of Palms Market; continues to operate as Palms Super Market.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1923-01-01

    Date Evaluated
    2012-07-17
    Context/Theme
    Commercial Development, 1850-1980
    Markets, 1880-1980
    Commercial
    Neighborhood Market
    Eligibility Standards
  • Significant as a property type (C)
  • Was originally designed for and used as a market or grocery store
  • 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
    Rare example of a 1920s neighborhood market in Palms.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1923-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 4b474d8f-3eb6-45d6-926f-4da98d125f69
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 651
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 630
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 630
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 630
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 651
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 651
    House ID: 891144

    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)