Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
259 W 43RD ST (Primary)
Important Dates
1908-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
259 W 43RD ST - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
259 W 43RD ST Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Southeast Los Angeles Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 9 (Council District)
SOUTH PARK NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Multi Family, Fourplex   Use: Historic     Style: Neoclassical American Foursquare     Related Features: Ancillary Building
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP03. Multiple family property          
Features
No components recorded

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Perimeter fence or wall added
Windows replaced - some

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2011-10-05
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Arts and Crafts Movement, 1895-1930
American Foursquares or Prairie Boxes, 1895-1914
Residential
Multi-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Clapboard exteriors, sometimes stuccoed or shingled
  • Represents an early or rare example of the style in the community in which it is located
  • Double-hung sash windows
  • Hipped roof
  • Large, centrally located hipped dormers
  • Retains most of the essential physical features from the period of significance
  • Substantial front porches
  • Exhibits quality design through distinctive features such as extensive detailing associated with the Queen Anne, American Colonial Revival, or Craftsman
  • Exemplifies the tenets of the Arts and Crafts movement and the American Foursquare style
  • Simple rectangular building forms
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Usually two stories in height
  • Integrity Aspects
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Association
    Feeling
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of a fourplex blending American Foursquare and Neoclassical styles. Exhibits high quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1908-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 8105000d-4e12-4909-a9eb-bc309696953b
    Property Identification Number: 114A203 276
    House ID: 500324

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities

    SurveyLA - Southeast Los Angeles Survey (was assessed in / assessed)

    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

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