Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
3451 S MOTOR AVE (Primary)
Important Dates
1916-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
3451 S MOTOR AVE - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
3451 S MOTOR AVE Primary
3455 S MOTOR AVE Alternative
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 5 (Council District)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Craftsman    
Type: Residential-Single Family   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Exterior; Stucco Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood clapboards Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Divided lights; Partially glazed; Single Material: Wood
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Projecting; Partial width; Stucco (Porch Rail); With concrete pedestals (Porch Supports); Posts (Porch Supports) Material: Wood
Component: Roof Type: Exposed rafter tails; Exposed purlins; Eaves, open; Brackets; Gable, side; Gable, crossed Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Casement; Paired; Multi-light top sash Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Single; Multi-light top sash; Casement Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Multi-light top sash; Casement; Grouped Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Windows boarded up
Chimney altered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-02-13
Context/Theme
Residential Development and Suburbanization, 1850-1980
Early Residential Development, 1880-1930
Early Single-Family Residential Development, 1880-1930
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Is a rare surviving example of the type in the neighborhood or community
  • Dates from the period of significance
  • Retains most of the essential physical and character-defining features from the period of significance
  • May be within an area later subdivided and built out
  • Has an important association with early settlement or residential development within a neighborhood or community
  • Represents a very early period of settlement/residential development in a neighborhood or community
  • Integrity Aspects
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Association
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3CS
    3S
    Significance Statement
    Rare intact example of early residential development in Palms; most examples from this period do not retain integrity. Remnant of residential development on Motor Avenue, which is now primarily a commercial street.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1916-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: da10406a-ed3b-4cad-8fee-60ca21c13975
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 399
    Property Identification Number: 120B161 407
    House ID: 890816

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

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

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Palms-Mar Vista-Del Rey Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)