Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
230 N CAROLWOOD DR (Primary)
Important Dates
1925-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
230 N CAROLWOOD DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Gordon B. Kaufmann
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
230 N CAROLWOOD DR 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: French Revival (Norman)     Related Features: Swimming Pool; Lawn; Wall, Perimeter; Garage, Detached; Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stone, natural Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Paneled; Single; Decorative surround Material: Wood
Component: Door Type: Divided lights; French doors Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Shutters; Single; Paired; Divided lights; Casement Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-09-23
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Period Revival, 1919-1950
French Norman, 1919-1950
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Is an excellent example of the French Norman style
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • White or lightly colored walls
  • Stucco, brick and stone exteriors
  • Roofs with long pitches, may be steeply pitched, hipped, clipped
  • May be associated with important architects and/or landscape designers
  • Massing and fenestration irregular
  • Horizontal massing
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    5S3
    3S
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of residential architecture by Gordon Kaufmann. It does not fit neatly into the category of French Revival (Norman); rather, it might be better classified as Provincial. It is not entirely visible from the public right-of-way due to a perimeter wall and dense vegetation.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1925-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: bfdeed7f-b463-42f2-9147-9b2a941090cc
    Property Identification Number: 141B157 78
    House ID: 966856

    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 E. Huber (was owned by / owned)
    Gordon B. Kaufmann (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)