Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
1711 N STONE CANYON ROAD (Primary)
Important Dates
1961-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
1711 N STONE CANYON ROAD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Richard Dorman
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
1711 N STONE CANYON ROAD 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: Pergola; Swimming Pool; Lawn; Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Brick Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Double Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-04-12
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
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Horizontal massing
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Integrity Aspects
    Setting
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Feeling
    Materials
    Association
    Workmanship
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture designed by Richard Dorman. The residence has a distinctive vertical wood screen along the entire facade+ºfacade and exhibits quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1961-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 5753f351-f01a-4c44-9c75-da24b0c38123
    Property Identification Number: 150A149 109
    House ID: 977401

    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

    Richard Dorman (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)
    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

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