Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Walstrom Residence (Primary)
Walstrom Residence (Historic)
10500 W SELKIRK LANE (Alternative)
Important Dates
1969-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Walstrom Residence - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
John Lautner
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
10500 W SELKIRK LANE Primary
2253 N DELLWOOD LANE Alternative
10509 W MONANGO LANE Alternative
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: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Grouped; Floor-to-ceiling; Fixed Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Single; Hopper Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-03-05
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Late Modernism, 1966-1990
Residential
Eligibility Standards
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Is an excellent example of Late Modernism
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Wood siding, at times diagonal or vertical
  • For the National Register, a property must possess exceptional importance if less than 50 years of age
  • Absence of traditional ornamentation
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Association
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Setting
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    A remarkably intact and well-preserved example of the work of John Lautner. Exhibits quality of design, but does not fit neatly into any of the post-war styles of Modernism.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1969-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: a2187c4d-3f64-4e8c-be5c-c7b0fc4faa7c
    Property Identification Number: 151-5A151 137
    Property Identification Number: 151-5A151 145
    Property Identification Number: 151-5A151 177
    House ID: 982083

    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)
    John Lautner (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)
    Douglas and Octavia Walstrom (was owned by / owned)

    Related Information Resources

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