Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church (Primary)
St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church (Historic)
13001 W VICTORY BLVD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1967-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
St. Jane Frances de Chantal Church - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
13001 W VICTORY BLVD Primary
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)
GREATER VALLEY GLEN COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
VALLEY GLEN NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual, Church   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP16. Religious building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Concrete, poured/precast Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Double Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Stoop Material: none defined
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Grouped; Fixed Material: none defined

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
Appears to be unaltered

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-02-12
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
L.A. Modernism, 1919-1980
Post-War Modernism, 1946-1975
Mid-Century Modernism, 1945-1975
Institutional
Eligibility Standards
  • Horizontal massing
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • For the National Register, property must possess exceptional importance if less than 50 years of age
  • Integrity Aspects
    Association
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Materials
    Location
    Setting
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Design
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of a Late Mid Century Modern church designed by architect J. George Szeptycki. Not eligible for the National Register at this time because it is not yet 50 years of age or of exceptional significance.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1967-01-01

    Date Evaluated
    2013-02-12
    Context/Theme
    Public and Private Institutional Development, 1850-1980
    Religion and Spirituality, 1850-1980
    Important Persons in Religious History, 1850-1980
    Institutional - Religion/Spirituality
    Religious Building
    Eligibility Standards
  • No CDFs/Associative Features checked
  • More research needed
  • Integrity Aspects
    No Integrity Aspects checked
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    QQQ
    Significance Statement
    Reported to be the boyhood parish of Los Angeles Archdiocese Cardinal Emeritus Roger Mahony. Cardinal Mahony is a significant person in the history of Los Angeles, however more research need to determine whether this building best represents the productive life of this individual.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1967-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: defbf912-dba0-4f70-b1ba-f85d7aacfc72
    Property Identification Number: 180B161 1030
    House ID: 128433

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    J. George Szeptycki (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)
    Architectural Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)
    Cardinal Roger Mahoney (was made significant by / contributed to the significance of)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: North Hollywood-Valley Village Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)