Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Helms Bakery Distribution Center (Primary)
Helms Bakery Distribution Center (Historic)
Harout's Auto Sales (Alternative)
11044 W BURBANK BLVD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1941-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Helms Bakery Distribution Center - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner
Helms Bakery

Location Information

Addresses
11044 W BURBANK BLVD Primary
11048 W BURBANK BLVD Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
North Hollywood - Valley Village Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 2 (Council District)
MID-TOWN NORTH HOLLYWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
N. HOLLYWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Industrial-Food Processing, Bakery   Use: Historic     Style: Industrial, Utilitarian    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP08. Industrial building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Brick Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Pilasters; Applied decoration Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Security door; Glazed, fully Material: Metal
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Triangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat; Skylight Material: none defined
Component: Storefront Type: Awning(s); Flush Material: Brick
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Single Material: none defined

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Window openings infilled
Awnings added

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-09-19
Context/Theme
Industrial Development, 1850-1980
Manufacturing for the Masses, 1883-1989
Food Processing, 1883-1965
Bakeries, 1887-1965
Industrial
Bakery
Eligibility Standards
  • May be associated with a business/corporation that has gained regional or national importance
  • One or more utilitarian buildings on a single property
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Possesses the distinctive character-defining features of a bakery
  • Large, horizontally-oriented brick or concrete building
  • May possess the programmatic design or branding or a well-known bakery company
  • Integrity Aspects
    Materials
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Setting
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Design
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Significant as a remaining Helms Bakery distribution facility that retains decorative features associated with the Helms Bakery tenancy. An excellent example of a bakery distribution facility that retains the distinctive features of the property type and decorative features of the associated company.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1941-01-01
    To: 1969-12-31

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 4cc25c19-7102-4ee9-8587-7d8d68e1868d
    Property Identification Number: 174B173 963
    Property Identification Number: 174B173 963
    House ID: 90973

    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)
    Helms Bakery (was owned by / owned)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: North Hollywood-Valley Village Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)