Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
11533 W THURSTON CIR (Primary)
Important Dates
1963-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
11533 W THURSTON CIR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
11533 W THURSTON CIR 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: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Garage, Detached; Historic tree(s)
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth; Stone Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Single Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat; Gable, front; Eaves, boxed Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Floor-to-ceiling; Grouped Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Clerestory; Fixed Material: Aluminum
Component: Window Type: Sliding; Single Material: Aluminum

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Door (primary) replaced

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-04-25
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Post-War Modernism, 1946-1975
Mid-Century Modernism, 1945-1975
Residential
Eligibility Standards
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Horizontal massing
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Integrity Aspects
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Location
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Setting
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    An excellent intact example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture with a distinctive gabled roof and stone wall.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1963-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 4d71dd55-677b-4302-8343-1197959199ea
    Property Identification Number: 138B145 136
    House ID: 959658

    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)
    Mr. & Mrs. G. Goldberg (was owned by / owned)

    Related Information Resources

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