Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
1217 W COLTON ST (Primary)
Important Dates
1912-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
1217 W COLTON ST - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
1217 W COLTON ST Primary
1215 W COLTON ST Alternative
1217 1/2 W COLTON ST Alternative
1215 1/2 W COLTON ST Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Westlake Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 1 (Council District)
GREATER ECHO PARK ELYSIAN NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
TEMPLE-BEAUDRY NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Multi Family, Apartment House   Use: Historic     Style: Craftsman    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP03. Multiple family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Wood clapboards; Wood shingles Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Single; Security door Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Glazed, partially; Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Wall; Balcony; Projecting Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Wall (Porch Rail); Posts (Porch Supports); Projecting; Partial width Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Hipped; Bargeboards; Brackets; Eaves, open; Eaves, wide; Exposed rafters Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Divided lights; Transom; Fixed; Double-hung; Bay, canted Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Single Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Door secondary added

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-09-18
Context/Theme
Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
Early Residential Development, 1880-1930
Early Multi-Family Residential Development, 1880-1930
Residential
Multi-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Dates from the period of significance
  • Has an important association with early settlement or residential development within a neighborhood or community
  • Represents a very early period of settlement/residential development in a neighborhood or community
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Rare example of an early apartment house in Westlake; represents the earliest pattern of multi-family residential development in the area.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1912-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 7f3bb1f1-5f16-4961-b6d0-8b97d5ecedd9
    Property Identification Number: 135A209 391
    Property Identification Number: 135A209 391
    Property Identification Number: 135A209 391
    Property Identification Number: 135A209 391
    House ID: 654366

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities

    SurveyLA - Westlake Survey (was assessed in / assessed)

    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Historic Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Westlake Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)