Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
9318 W READCREST DR (Primary)
Important Dates
1926-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
9318 W READCREST DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
9318 W READCREST DR Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Bel Air - Beverly Crest Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 4 (Council District)
BEL AIR-BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Ancillary Feature, Other   Use: Historic     Style: Tudor Revival     Related Features: Tennis Court; Mature vegetation
Type: Residential-Single Family   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Half timbering Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Decorative surround; Decorative hardware; Arched opening, pointed; Paneled; Double Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Barrel vaulted; Gable, front; Eaves, open; Exposed rafters Material: Slate
Component: Window Type: Ribbon; Fixed Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Single; Leaded glass; Stained glass; Casement Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-10-30
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Arts and Crafts Movement, 1895-1930
Tudor Revival, 1895-1929
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains most of the essential physical features from the period of significance
  • Usually two stories in height
  • Decorative half-timbering
  • Steeply pitched, usually multi-gabled roofs
  • Entrance vestibules with arched openings
  • Represents an early or rare example of the style in the community in which it is located
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Exemplifies the tenets of the Arts and Crafts movement and the Tudor Revival style
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Association
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent and unique example of the Tudor Revival style. These were originally greenhouses that flanked the tennis court on the Marion Davies property in Beverly Hills. They were moved here and converted into a residence in 1957.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1926-01-01
    To: 1957-12-31

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 92bc7388-5c25-4729-bcb4-b4d02cc350a5
    Property Identification Number: 147B165 482
    House ID: 974213

    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)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Bel Air-Beverly Crest Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)