Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
George Arthur Residence (Primary)
George Arthur Residence (Historic)
1330 N SCHUYLER ROAD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1926-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
George Arthur Residence - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
1330 N SCHUYLER ROAD Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Bel Air - Beverly Crest Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 4 (Council District)
BEL AIR-BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Spanish Colonial Revival    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
No components recorded

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-10-30
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Mediterranean and Indigenous Revival Architecture, 1887-1952
Spanish Colonial Revival, 1915-1942
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Gable, hipped, and/or flat roof, typically with clay tile roof or roof trim
  • Patios, courtyards, loggias or covered porches and/or balconies
  • Complex massing, resulting from turrets, towers, corbelled overhangs, multiple and often asymmetrically organized wings, exterior staircases
  • One or two stories in height
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Single and multi-paned windows, predominantly casement in type
  • Use of arches of a variety of shapes for windows, doors, niches, openings in wing walls, and other features
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Spanish Colonial Revival style
  • Is an excellent example of its type and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • Originally designed as a single-family residence
  • Stuccoed exteriors; secondary materials may include wrought iron, wood, cast stone, terra cotta, and polychromatic tile
  • Integrity Aspects
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of the Spanish Colonial Revival style applied to a residence that is one of the oldest remaining in the Beverly Crest neighborhood.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1926-01-01

    Date Evaluated
    2013-11-08
    Context/Theme
    Entertainment Industry, 1908-1980
    Residential Properties Associated with the Entertainment Industry, 1908-1980
    Residential Properties Associated with Significant Persons in the Entertainment Industry, 1908-1980
    Residential
    Single-Family Residence
    Eligibility Standards
  • No CDFs/Associative Features checked
  • More research needed
  • Integrity Aspects
    No Integrity Aspects checked
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    QQQ
    Significance Statement
    This was the home of English actor and producer George Arthur. He appeared in 59 films between 1919 and 1935. He won the Academy Award for Best Short Film in 1956 for The Bespoke Overcoat. More information is needed on his significance in this context.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1926-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 5cb951c5-472a-447b-a81b-c71d41b7b3da
    Property Identification Number: 144B165 54
    House ID: 970412

    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)
    George Arthur (was made significant by / contributed to the significance of)

    Related Information Resources

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