Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
10790 W CHALON ROAD (Primary)
Villa Cascada (Alternative)
Important Dates
1931-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
10790 W CHALON ROAD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
C.S. Arkanbright
Builder

Location Information

Addresses
10790 W CHALON ROAD Primary
10798 W CHALON ROAD Alternative
692 N SARBONNE 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: Spanish Colonial Revival     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Wall, Perimeter; Lawn
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Exterior; Stucco Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Details Type: Tile; Balconette; Grilles Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Paneled; Single Material: Wood
Component: Entryway Type: Recessed Material: Stucco
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Combination; Eaves, open Material: Clay tile
Component: Window Type: Casement; Single; Divided lights Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Single Material: Wood

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-09-23
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Mediterranean and Indigenous Revival Architecture, 1887-1952
Spanish Colonial Revival, 1915-1942
Residential
Single-Family Residence
Eligibility Standards
  • Complex massing, resulting from turrets, towers, corbelled overhangs, multiple and often asymmetrically organized wings, exterior staircases
  • Distinctively shaped and capped chimneys
  • Gable, hipped, and/or flat roof, typically with clay tile roof or roof trim
  • One or two stories in height
  • Patios, courtyards, loggias or covered porches and/or balconies
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Single and multi-paned windows, predominantly casement in type
  • Stuccoed exteriors; secondary materials may include wrought iron, wood, cast stone, terra cotta, and polychromatic tile
  • Use of arches of a variety of shapes for windows, doors, niches, openings in wing walls, and other features
  • Window grilles, rejas, pierced stucco screens, clay attic vents
  • Wooden plank or carved doors with prominent hinges and hardware
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Spanish Colonial Revival style
  • Originally designed as a single-family residence
  • Is an excellent example of its type and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • Integrity Aspects
    Feeling
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Association
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of Spanish Colonial Revival residential architecture. Exhibits quality of design.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1931-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: eadd7c8b-e41c-4469-8b38-18711bccb53d
    Property Identification Number: 141B149 176
    Property Identification Number: 141B149 176
    Property Identification Number: 141B149 176
    House ID: 966296

    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)
    Elizabeth and Eloise Chapman (was owned by / owned)
    C.S. Arkanbright (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)