Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Angeleno Valley Mortuary (Primary)
Angeleno Valley Mortuary (Historic)
5423 N TUJUNGA AVE (Alternative)
Important Dates
1929-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Angeleno Valley Mortuary - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
5423 N TUJUNGA AVE 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)
MID-TOWN NORTH HOLLYWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
VALLEY VILLAGE NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Commercial, Mortuary/Funeral Home   Use: Historic     Style: Spanish Colonial Revival    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP06. 1-3 story commercial building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Grilles; Pilasters; String course Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Door Type: Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: Stucco
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Combination; Flat; Shed Material: Clay tile
Component: Storefront Type: Flush; Awning(s) Material: Stucco
Component: none defined Type: Single Material: Vinyl
Component: Window Type: Single; Fixed Material: Vinyl

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Door (primary) replaced
Security window bars added
Windows replaced - some

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-08-22
Context/Theme
Commercial Development, 1850-1980
Mortuaries and Funeral Homes, 1920-1980
Commercial
Mortuary/Funeral Home
Eligibility Standards
  • One or two stories in height
  • Designed to accommodate parking of hearses
  • Interior spaces associated with funeral services (chapel) should remain intact
  • Historically designed to include residential space for the undertaker and family
  • Generally are residential in character to fit into the surrounding neighborhood
  • Designed in popular architectural styles of the day
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Significant as a property type (C)
  • Was historically designed and used as a mortuary/funeral home
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Location
    Design
    Association
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of a 1920s mortuary. Retains the distinctive features of the property type and is an early example in the area.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1929-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 82294fb9-4cce-4038-99c5-dda403746fc2
    Property Identification Number: 174B173 1334
    House ID: 91518

    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)