Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
2714 N CARMAR DR (Primary)
Important Dates
1962-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
2714 N CARMAR DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Benton and Park
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
2714 N CARMAR 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-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: Concrete block; Wood vertical boards Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Double; Sidelights Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: L-shaped Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Eaves, wide; Folded Plate; Eaves, boxed; Exposed purlins Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Clerestory Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Floor-to-ceiling; Single Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Single; Fixed Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

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
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • 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
  • Horizontal massing
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • If Expressionistic: dramatic roof forms, such as butterfly, A-frame, hyperbolic paraboloid, folded plate or barrell vault
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Integrity Aspects
    Setting
    Association
    Feeling
    Materials
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Workmanship
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture with a distinctive folded plate roof. Designed by Benton and Park.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1962-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 9ba4c3cc-f564-4948-999d-444a09d3b010
    Property Identification Number: 156B169 413
    House ID: 1740

    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)
    Benton and Park (Architecture/Design Firm or Partnership, 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)