Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
3012 N ROSCOMARE ROAD (Primary)
Important Dates
1973-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
3012 N ROSCOMARE ROAD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Buff & Hensman
Builder
Owner
E. Sandler

Location Information

Addresses
3012 N ROSCOMARE ROAD 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)
BEL AIR NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Exterior; Brick Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood vertical boards Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Floor-to-ceiling; Single Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Single; Jalousie/louver Material: none defined

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-03-10
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
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Horizontal massing
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Association
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Design
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Designed by Buff and Hensman, this is an excellent example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture with clean lines and geometric volumes. However, it is ineligible for listing on the National Register because it is less than 50 years of age and not of exceptional importance.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1973-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: de90638b-09f1-42c4-bf22-25f00d65ee60
    Property Identification Number: 159B145 600
    House ID: 4280

    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)
    E. Sandler (was owned by / owned)
    Buff & Hensman (Architecture/Design Firm or Partnership, 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)