Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Zack House (Primary)
Zack House (Historic)
1036 N TIGERTAIL ROAD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1952-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Zack House - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Craig Ellwood
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
1036 N TIGERTAIL ROAD Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
Administrative Areas
Brentwood - Pacific Palisades Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 11 (Council District)
BRENTWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century    
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Interior; Stucco Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth; Brick Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Steel Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Single Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Roof, flat; Entrance porch/stoop Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Awning; Obscure glass; Clerestory; Fixed; Grouped Material: Steel

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-03-01
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
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Horizontal massing
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Workmanship
    Materials
    Setting
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    3S
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture in Brentwood; work of master architect Craig Ellwood.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1952-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: e69abf50-63be-4e5e-8067-a202d058b329
    Property Identification Number: 138B137 29
    House ID: 958398

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Dr. M. M. Zack (was owned by / owned)
    Historic Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)
    Craig Ellwood (Architect/Designer, was designed by /designed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Brentwood-Pacific Palisades Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)