Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Dawnridge (Primary)
Dawnridge (Historic)
1354 N DAWNRIDGE DR (Alternative)
Important Dates
1949-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Dawnridge - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
1354 N DAWNRIDGE 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)
BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Hollywood Regency     Related Features: Garden; Fence, Perimeter; Pergola
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: Door Type: Double Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical; Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Paired; Divided lights; Casement Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-12-02
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
  • A residence designed specifically for a significant person in the entertainment industry, or the long-term residence of a significant person in the entertainment industry
  • Is directly associated with the productive life of the person within the entertainment industry
  • The individual must have resided in the property during the period in which he or she achieved significance
  • Individual must be proven to have made an important contribution to the entertainment industry
  • May also be a good example of an architectural style from its period and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • Retains essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Workmanship
    Association
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Home of the renown costume, set, and interior designer Tony Duquette from 1949 to 1999. The property is strongly associated with Duquette and was his primary residence during an important period in this career. The property is most famous for its gardens and interiors, which were not accessible. However, the property has been extensively photographed.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1949-01-01
    To: 1999-12-31

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: c001b4e3-1f80-4772-b4b8-b0ddf1b38231
    Property Identification Number: 147B161 373
    House ID: 973811

    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

    Tony Duquette (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed, was owned by / owned, was made significant by / contributed to the significance of)
    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

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