Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
5045 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD (Primary)
Important Dates
1950-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
5045 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
5045 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Primary
5043 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Alternative
5041 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Alternative
5039 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Alternative
5037 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Alternative
5035 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Alternative
5047 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Alternative
5033 N LAUREL CANYON BLVD Alternative
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: Residential-Multi Family, Courtyard Apartment   Use: Historic     Style: American Colonial Revival Ranch, American Colonial     Related Features: Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP03. Multiple family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Brick; Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Pediment; Divided lights; Glazed, partially; Double Material: Wood
Component: none defined Type: none defined Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Portico Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: U-shaped Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Gable, crossed Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Single; Shutters; Casement Material: Steel

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-08-27
Context/Theme
Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
Multi-Family Residential Development, 1910-1980
Multi-Family Residential, 1910-1980
Courtyard Apartments, 1910-1980
Residential
1950s-1960s Courtyard Apartment
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • May have interior or exterior access corridors
  • Associated architectural styles: Mid-Century Modern, Traditional Ranch, Tiki/Polynesian
  • Building is oriented around a common area, a primary feature of the design (typically a landscaped courtyard, paved patio or swimming pool)
  • Is an excellent example of the type
  • May also be significant as a good example of an architectural style from its period and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • O-, U- or E-shaped plan on a double residential lot; may be composed of two L-shaped buildings occupying adjacent residential lots
  • Typically two stories in height; may be three stories
  • Is two or three stories in height
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Was originally constructed as a courtyard apartment
  • Detached garage(s) at the rear, or integrated carport along the side or rear
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Feeling
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent and intact example of a 1950s courtyard apartment with intact central landscaping. Exhibits distinctive features of the type.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1950-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 739cf477-5ad6-4e6e-ab28-b96f8e44b589
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 945
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 945
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 945
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 952
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 952
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 952
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 945
    Property Identification Number: 171B165 952
    House ID: 68973

    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)