Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
212 N COPA DE ORO ROAD (Primary)
Important Dates
1928-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
212 N COPA DE ORO ROAD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Wallace Neff
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
212 N COPA DE ORO ROAD Primary
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)
BEL AIR NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Spanish Colonial Revival     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Lawn
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Balconette; Grilles Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Arched opening, round; Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Door Type: French doors; Double; Divided lights Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed; Arches Material: Stucco
Component: Entryway Type: Balcony Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: L-shaped Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Combination Material: Clay tile
Component: none defined Type: Single Material: none defined

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
Mediterranean and Indigenous Revival Architecture, 1887-1952
Spanish Colonial Revival, 1915-1942
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Originally designed as a single-family residence
  • Is an excellent example of its type and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • Wooden plank or carved doors with prominent hinges and hardware
  • Window grilles, rejas, pierced stucco screens, clay attic vents
  • Use of arches of a variety of shapes for windows, doors, niches, openings in wing walls, and other features
  • Stuccoed exteriors; secondary materials may include wrought iron, wood, cast stone, terra cotta, and polychromatic tile
  • Single and multi-paned windows, predominantly casement in type
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Patios, courtyards, loggias or covered porches and/or balconies
  • One or two stories in height
  • Gable, hipped, and/or flat roof, typically with clay tile roof or roof trim
  • Complex massing, resulting from turrets, towers, corbelled overhangs, multiple and often asymmetrically organized wings, exterior staircases
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Spanish Colonial Revival style
  • Integrity Aspects
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Association
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of Spanish Colonial Revival residential architecture designed by Wallace Neff. Exhibits complexity and quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1928-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: aa7de1ea-f0b3-477b-928d-8adc62ebd5e2
    Property Identification Number: 141B153 265
    House ID: 966733

    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)
    Wallace Neff (Architect/Designer, 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)