Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Fire Station No. 43 (Primary)
Fire Station No. 43 (Historic)
10234 W NATIONAL BLVD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1942-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Fire Station No. 43 - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
10234 W NATIONAL BLVD Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 5 (Council District)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Institutional-Government, Fire Station   Use: Historic     Style: Moderne, Late    
Type: Vacant/Not in Use   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP14. Government building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth; Other Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Roll-up Material: Metal
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Grouped Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Double-hung Material: none defined
Architectural Description
Curved wall of glass block to south of main entrance
Alterations
Security window bars added
Windows boarded up

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-07-25
Context/Theme
Other Context, 1850-1980
Event or Series of Events, 1850-1980
Institutional
Eligibility Standards
  • Retains most of the essential physical features from the period of significance
  • Is associated with an event or series of events important in Los Angeles history
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Association
    Workmanship
    Setting
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    5S3
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    Excellent and rare example of a pre-World War II fire station in Palms; represents the expansion of municipal services on the Westside of Los Angeles during this period.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1942-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: a7e52e50-3117-490c-a28c-6228713fb9d1
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 45
    House ID: 1045278

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Historic Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Palms-Mar Vista-Del Rey Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)