Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
2315 N SAN YSIDRO DR (Primary)
Important Dates
1960-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
2315 N SAN YSIDRO DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Richard Dorman
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
2315 N SAN YSIDRO 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: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Wall, Perimeter
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Post-and-beam; Wood Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: T-shaped Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Architectural Description
Courtyard retaining wall consists of stucco, glass block, and door made up of metal bars.
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-05-15
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Post-War Modernism, 1946-1975
Mid-Century Modernism, 1945-1975
Residential
Eligibility Standards
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Horizontal massing
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Location
    Feeling
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Design
    Workmanship
    Setting
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3S
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    Designed by Richard Dorman, this residence is an excellent example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1960-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: d02d57a4-532b-4046-8516-98bce7f9b733
    Property Identification Number: 153B157 246
    House ID: 984432

    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

    Richard Dorman (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)
    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)
    Werner Walfen (was owned by / owned)

    Related Information Resources

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