Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Jack Conway Residence (Primary)
Jack Conway Residence (Historic)
1387 N SCHUYLER ROAD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1926-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Jack Conway Residence - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
1387 N SCHUYLER ROAD Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Bel Air - Beverly Crest Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 4 (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: Spanish Colonial Revival     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Swimming Pool
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: L-shaped Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Combination; Eaves, open; Exposed rafters Material: Clay tile
Component: Window Type: Casement; Paired; Divided lights Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-10-30
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
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Spanish Colonial Revival style
  • 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
  • One or two stories in height
  • Gable, hipped, and/or flat roof, typically with clay tile roof or roof trim
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of the Spanish Colonial Revival style applied to a residence that is one of the oldest remaining in the Beverly Crest neighborhood.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1926-01-01

    Date Evaluated
    2013-11-08
    Context/Theme
    Entertainment Industry, 1908-1980
    Residential Properties Associated with the Entertainment Industry, 1908-1980
    Residential Properties Associated with Significant Persons in the Entertainment Industry, 1908-1980
    Residential
    Single-Family Residence
    Eligibility Standards
  • No CDFs/Associative Features checked
  • More research needed
  • Integrity Aspects
    No Integrity Aspects checked
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    QQQ
    Significance Statement
    This was the home of Jack Conway, a prolific motion picture director and producer between 1909 and 1948. However, it is unknown how long he lived here. At some point he moved to the Pacific Palisades. The street Jacon Way in the Pacific Palisades is named for him.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1926-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: b28207a9-b4eb-4b9c-a391-6e6c93e2b908
    Property Identification Number: 147B165 477
    House ID: 974209

    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)
    Jack Conway (was made significant by / contributed to the significance of)

    Related Information Resources

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