Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
5339 N BABCOCK AVE (Primary)
Important Dates
1916-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
5339 N BABCOCK AVE - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
5339 N BABCOCK AVE Primary
5345 N BABCOCK AVE 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-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: American Foursquare     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Garage, Detached
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood clapboards Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Unknown Material: Unknown
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Square Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Full width; Projecting; Roof, flat; Posts (Porch Supports) Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Brackets; Gable, front Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Shutters; Tripartite; Divided lights; Double-hung Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Single; Fixed Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Landscape/hardscape altered
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-02-12
Context/Theme
Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
Early Residential Development, 1880-1930
Early Single-Family Residential Development, 1880-1930
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Often sited in a prominent location
  • Represents a very early period of settlement/residential development in a neighborhood or community
  • Is a rare surviving example of the type in the neighborhood or community
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • May be within an area later subdivided and built out
  • May also be significant for its association with important early settlers
  • Has an important association with early settlement or residential development within a neighborhood or community
  • Dates from the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Design
    Association
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    5S3
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    Significant as representing the earliest pattern of development in the area. Pre-dates the 1951 subdivision of the surrounding area. A rare, remaining example of an intact, grandly scaled 1910s residence in Valley Village.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1916-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: 9f1fc60b-0418-4007-ac2b-039c33ee0b43
    Property Identification Number: 171B161 147
    Property Identification Number: 171B161 147
    House ID: 66686

    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)