Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Kingsland/Rose Public Stairway (Primary)
Important Dates
1940-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Kingsland/Rose Public Stairway - PHOTO
Resource Types
Structure
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Kingsland Street and Rose Avenue
Administrative Areas
Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 5 (Council District)
MAR VISTA COMMUNITY COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Infrastructure-Transportation, Public Stairs   Use: Historic        
Type: Other   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP39. Other          
Features
No components recorded
Architectural Description
Public stairway; 73 concrete stairs; five flights
Alterations
No alterations listed

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-02-13
Context/Theme
Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
Post-War Suburbanization, 1938-1975
Suburban Planning and Development, 1938-1975
Tract/subdivision feature
Public Stairway
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains most of the essential physical features from the period of significance
  • May be geographically unique feature(s) designed in response to topography
  • Associated tract/subdivision was not evaluated as a potential district
  • Is associated with the original planning and design of an important Post-War tract or subdivision
  • Dates from the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    3S
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Rare example of a pre-World War II public stairway in Palms; public stairways are unique features of hillside residential neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles.
    Periods of Significance
    No periods of significance recorded

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 65b88a6d-e56b-44cc-b309-08ed0d373773

    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)