Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
265 N CAROLWOOD DR (Primary)
Frederick Weisman Residence and Gallery (Alternative)
Important Dates
1928-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
265 N CAROLWOOD DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Gordon B. Kaufmann
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
265 N CAROLWOOD DR 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: Spanish Colonial Revival     Related Features: Sculpture; Lawn; Wall, Perimeter; Swimming Pool; Art; Mature vegetation
Type: Institutional-Visual & Performing Arts, Art Center/Museum   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Interior; Stucco Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Decorative surround; Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Shutters; Single; Casement; Divided lights Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-04-24
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
  • Originally designed as a single-family residence
  • Is an excellent example of its type and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Spanish Colonial Revival style
  • Stuccoed exteriors; secondary materials may include wrought iron, wood, cast stone, terra cotta, and polychromatic tile
  • Single and multi-paned windows, predominantly casement in type
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Gable, hipped, and/or flat roof, typically with clay tile roof or roof trim
  • Distinctively shaped and capped chimneys
  • Complex massing, resulting from turrets, towers, corbelled overhangs, multiple and often asymmetrically organized wings, exterior staircases
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Materials
    Setting
    Design
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    3S
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of Spanish Colonial Revival residential architecture designed by Gordon Kaufmann. Exhibits a complexity and quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1928-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 74bee0d2-23e1-4e92-9ad6-bebdcfd97713
    Property Identification Number: 141B157 69
    House ID: 966847

    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)
    Gordon B. Kaufmann (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)

    Related Information Resources

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