Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Bent Residence (Primary)
Bent Residence (Historic)
620 N SIENA WAY (Alternative)
Important Dates
1926-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Bent Residence - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Gordon B. Kaufmann
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
620 N SIENA WAY Primary
600 N SIENA WAY Alternative
10663 W BELLAGIO ROAD Alternative
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)
BEL AIR NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: French Revival (Norman)     Related Features: Swimming Pool; Wall, Perimeter
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Brick; Interior Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Brick; Half timbering; Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Brick Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Grilles Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Dormer; Combination Material: Composition shingle
Component: Window Type: Paired; Grouped; Divided lights; Casement Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Addition to rear/side elevation

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-04-23
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Period Revival, 1919-1950
French Norman, 1919-1950
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Balconies and second-story overhangs
  • Dormers
  • Half-timbering
  • Massing and fenestration irregular
  • Roofs with long pitches, may be steeply pitched, hipped, clipped
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Is an excellent example of the French Norman style
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • White or lightly colored walls
  • Stucco, brick and stone exteriors
  • May be associated with important architects and/or landscape designers
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Association
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Workmanship
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    5S3
    3S
    3CS
    Significance Statement
    Designed by Gordon Kaufmann, this is an excellent example of the French Revival (Norman) style. Much of it is not visible from the street; however, the portions that are visible exhibit quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1926-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: ddbe7e40-cec1-4828-be98-a3036f3c8410
    Property Identification Number: 141B149 172
    Property Identification Number: 141B149 172
    Property Identification Number: 141B149 172
    House ID: 966292

    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

    GPA Consulting, Inc. (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)
    Mrs. E.J. Bent (was owned by / owned)
    Gordon B. Kaufmann (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)

    Related Information Resources

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