Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
9662 W HIGH RIDGE DR (Primary)
Important Dates
1962-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
9662 W HIGH RIDGE DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Chris Choate
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
9662 W HIGH RIDGE 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)
BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood vertical boards; Stucco, smooth; Brick Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood; Post-and-beam Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Double Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat; Eaves, boxed Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Casement; Paired Material: Metal
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Casement; Grouped Material: Metal
Architectural Description
Carport has wood railing and porch on top
Alterations
Carport altered or enclosed

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-04-23
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Post-War Modernism, 1946-1975
Mid-Century Modernism, 1945-1975
Residential
Eligibility Standards
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Horizontal massing
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Design
    Association
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Feeling
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Designed by Chris Choate, this residence is an excellent example of Mid-Century Modern architecture with post and beam construction and clean lines.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1962-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 822f586e-b866-4642-84f3-4d7e642213e6
    Property Identification Number: 153B157 278
    House ID: 984459

    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)
    Donald F. Buhler (was owned by / owned)
    Chris Choate (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)