Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
St. Paul's First Lutheran Church (Primary)
St. Paul's First Lutheran Church (Historic)
5254 N TUJUNGA AVE (Alternative)
Important Dates
1933-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
St. Paul's First Lutheran Church - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
5254 N TUJUNGA AVE Primary
5248 N TUJUNGA AVE Alternative
5244 N TUJUNGA 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: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual, Church   Use: Historic     Style: Gothic Revival, Late    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP16. Religious building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Brick Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Brick Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Bris soleil; Buttresses Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Symmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Gable, crossed Material: Composition shingle

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-08-07
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Period Revival, 1919-1950
Late Gothic Revival, 1919-1939
Institutional - Religion/Spirituality
Church
Eligibility Standards
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Gothic Revival style
  • Windows: stained glass, leaded glass, rose, lancet, and clerestory (churches)
  • Windows and doors set in pointed arched openings
  • Steeply pitched front or cross-gable roof with finials, pinnacles, towers and spires
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Emphasis on verticality
  • Concrete or brick construction
  • Buttresses on side elevations
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Materials
    Feeling
    Association
    Setting
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Workmanship
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent and rare example of a Late Gothic style church in North Hollywood. Retains the distinctive features of the style.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1933-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: d823896e-52af-4e42-a473-117782e6fccb
    Property Identification Number: 171B173 403
    Property Identification Number: 171B173 416
    Property Identification Number: 171B173 428
    House ID: 70720

    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)