Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
11816 W MAGNOLIA BLVD (Primary)
Important Dates
1936-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
11816 W MAGNOLIA BLVD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
11816 W MAGNOLIA BLVD Primary
11818 W MAGNOLIA BLVD Alternative
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)
NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL VALLEY VILLAGE (Neighborhood Council)
VALLEY VILLAGE NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Multi Family, Apartment House   Use: Historic     Style: Moderne, Streamline Modern, Early     Related Features: Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP03. Multiple family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Wood tongue-and-groove; Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Belt course Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Single; Security door Material: Unknown
Component: none defined Type: Awning(s) Material: Stucco
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: H-shaped Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Posts (Porch Supports); Projecting; Partial width Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Hipped; Eaves, wide Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Divided lights; Corner; Fixed Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Porthole; Single; Divided lights Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Security door(s) added
Awnings added

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-02-12
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Related Responses to Modernism, 1924-1970
Streamline Moderne, 1935-1945
Residential
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains the essential character defining features of the Streamline Moderne style from the period of significance
  • Metal, often steel casement, windows
  • Horizontal orientation
  • Rounded corners and curved surfaces, emulating a “windswept” appearance
  • Flat or nearly flat roofs
  • Speedlines at wall surfaces, such as horizontal moldings and continuous sill courses
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Smooth stucco cladding
  • Unadorned wall surfaces, with minimal ornament
  • Windows “punched” into walls, with no surrounds
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Location
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Feeling
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Excellent and rare example of Streamline Moderne architecture in the San Fernando Valley. Exhibits high quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1936-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 880a1220-b837-431e-990b-8877af0c71b4
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 439
    Property Identification Number: 171B169 439
    House ID: 69753

    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)