Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
5315 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD (Primary)
Dinair (Alternative)
Important Dates
1961-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
5315 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
5315 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Primary
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)
NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL VALLEY VILLAGE (Neighborhood Council)
VALLEY VILLAGE NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Commercial-Office, Low Rise   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP06. 1-3 story commercial building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Aluminum; Glass skin; Stone; Travertine Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Concrete, poured/precast Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Glazed, fully; Single; Transom; Sidelights Material: Metal
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Square Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Grouped; Fixed Material: Aluminum

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-08-20
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Post-War Modernism, 1946-1975
Mid-Century Modernism, 1945-1975
Commercial
Eligibility Standards
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • 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
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of a Mid-Century Modern low rise commercial office building. Retains the distinctive features of the style.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1961-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 6f846636-30c5-4a7b-810e-e887c25a2707
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 272
    House ID: 67965

    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)

    Related Information Resources

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