Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
1153 N ROBERTO LANE (Primary)
Important Dates
1969-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
1153 N ROBERTO LANE - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Bernard Judge
Builder
Owner
Fred Gellar

Location Information

Addresses
1153 N ROBERTO LANE 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: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Swimming Pool
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, textured Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Sidelights; Single Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Gable, crossed; Bargeboards; Eaves, open; Eaves, wide Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Single; Floor-to-ceiling Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Sliding; Grouped Material: Aluminum

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-03-10
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
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Integrity Aspects
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Location
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent intact example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture with clean lines and geometric volumes. However, it is ineligible for listing on the National Register because it is less than 50 years of age and not of exceptional significance.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1969-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: b110ba48-f4ea-47e2-93a0-c34e13573e5d
    Property Identification Number: 144B145 47
    House ID: 968691

    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)
    Bernard Judge (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)
    Fred Gellar (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)