Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
10559 W ROCCA PL (Primary)
Important Dates
1950-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
10559 W ROCCA PL - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Gerard Colcord
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
10559 W ROCCA PL 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: Ranch, Cape Cod     Related Features: Fence, Perimeter; Lawn; Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Stucco; Interior Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood clapboards; Stucco, smooth; Stone, natural; Half timbering Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Single; Paneled; Sidelights; Arched opening, pointed Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Partial width; Recessed; Wood (Porch Rail); Brackets (Porch Supports) Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Eaves, flared; Eaves, boxed; Dormer; Gable, crossed; Dovecote Material: Wood shingle
Component: Window Type: Casement; Decorative surround; Single; Divided lights Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Divided lights; Bay, canted; Casement Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Single Material: Wood

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
The Ranch House, 1930-1975
Traditional Custom Ranch House, 1930-1975
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Asymmetrical informal composition with one or more wings
  • 1500-3500 sq.ft. in size
  • Attached garages, often forming one wing
  • Was custom-designed (as opposed to mass produced Ranch Houses)
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Is an important individual example that exemplifies the Traditional Ranch style and ranch house type
  • Typically designed by a well-known architect
  • Garage door with barn door crossing brace
  • Gabled roof, originally shingled
  • Close relationship to its yard
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of Cape Cod Ranch residential architecture designed by Gerard Colcord. Exhibits distinctive features and quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1950-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: b4f42f71-3dbd-45c4-ada6-eda814ef129e
    Property Identification Number: 144B149 162
    House ID: 1006168

    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)
    Gerard Colcord (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)