Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
4729 N LANKERSHIM BLVD (Primary)
Important Dates
1961-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
4729 N LANKERSHIM BLVD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
4729 N LANKERSHIM BLVD Primary
4726 N VINELAND AVE Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
North Hollywood - Valley Village Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 2 (Council District)
MID-TOWN NORTH HOLLYWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
N. HOLLYWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Commercial-Office, Low Rise   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP06. 1-3 story commercial building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Brick; Stone, cut Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Planters Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Glazed, fully; Single; Transom Material: Metal
Component: Door Type: Transom; Glazed, fully; Double Material: Metal
Component: Entryway Type: Canopy; Recessed Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Floor-to-ceiling; Grouped Material: Aluminum

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Signage removed

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-08-21
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Post-War Modernism, 1946-1975
Mid-Century Modernism, 1945-1975
Commercial
Eligibility Standards
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Horizontal massing
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Setting
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of a Mid-Century Modern office building. Exhibits the distinctive features of the style.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1961-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: cd4e76ac-24e0-4fa1-a42c-10a9415479d7
    Property Identification Number: 168B173 658
    Property Identification Number: 168B173 658
    House ID: 51835

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Architectural Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: North Hollywood-Valley Village Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)