Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
3727 S GRAND VIEW BLVD (Primary)
Important Dates
1928-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
3727 S GRAND VIEW BLVD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
3727 S GRAND VIEW BLVD Primary
3735 S GRAND VIEW BLVD Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 11 (Council District)
MAR VISTA COMMUNITY COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
MAR VISTA NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Spanish Colonial Revival    
Type: Residential-Single Family   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Stucco; Exterior Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, textured Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Hipped Material: Clay tile
Component: Window Type: Single; Double-hung; Shutters Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Double-hung; Grouped; Arched opening; Multi-light Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Unknown/not visible

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-02-21
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
  • Use of arches of a variety of shapes for windows, doors, niches, openings in wing walls, and other features
  • Is an excellent example of its type and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • Complex massing, resulting from turrets, towers, corbelled overhangs, multiple and often asymmetrically organized wings, exterior staircases
  • 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
  • Originally designed as a single-family residence
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Spanish Colonial Revival style
  • Integrity Aspects
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    3S
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of Spanish Colonial Revival residential architecture in Mar Vista.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1928-01-01

    Date Evaluated
    2012-02-21
    Context/Theme
    Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
    Early Residential Development, 1880-1930
    Early Single-Family Residential Development, 1880-1930
    Residential
    Single-Family Residence
    Eligibility Standards
  • Has an important association with early settlement or residential development within a neighborhood or community
  • May be within an area later subdivided and built out
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Dates from the period of significance
  • Is a rare surviving example of the type in the neighborhood or community
  • Represents a very early period of settlement/residential development in a neighborhood or community
  • Integrity Aspects
    Setting
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Design
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of early residential development in Mar Vista. Located in the Ocean Park Heights tract established in 1905; one of the four original tracts that comprised Ocean Park Heights (later Mar Vista). Ocean Park Heights was an upscale residential neighborhood atop Mar Vista Hill; believed to be Los Angeles' first gated community.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1928-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: ba3757af-72cc-4789-8b56-f6a9f0268a8c
    Property Identification Number: 114B153 1067
    Property Identification Number: 114B153 1067
    House ID: 880305

    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)