Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Korsen Residence (Primary)
Korsen Residence (Historic)
1074 N ANGELO DR (Alternative)
Important Dates
1958-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Korsen Residence - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Craig Ellwood
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
1074 N ANGELO DR 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)
BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Mature vegetation; Lawn
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Steel Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Transom; Double Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Irregular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Projecting Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-05-17
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
  • Horizontal massing
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent intact example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture designed by Craig Ellwood with post and beam construction and clean lines.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1958-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: efa5530f-69bb-4e04-a7a2-f6b1ed4b85a0
    Property Identification Number: 144B157 395
    House ID: 970313

    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)
    Craig Ellwood (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)