Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
3754 S DUNN DR (Primary)
First Lutheran Church (Alternative)
3754 S DUNN DR (Alternative)
Important Dates
1937-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
3754 S DUNN DR - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
3754 S DUNN DR Primary
Location Description
No descriptions recorded
3735 Hughes Ave
Administrative Areas
Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan Area (Community Plan Area)
Los Angeles City Council District 5 (Council District)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL (Neighborhood Council)
PALMS NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual, Church   Use: Historic     Style: Spanish Colonial Revival    
Type: Institutional-Religious/Spiritual   Use: Current        
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP16. Religious building          
Features
Component: Cladding Type: Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Arched; Double Material: Wood
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Gable, front Material: Clay tile
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Single; Multi-light Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Fixed; Single; Other Material: Wood
Architectural Description
Stained glass windows on secondary facade; square bell tower
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2012-02-13
Context/Theme
Architecture and Engineering, 1850-1980
Mediterranean and Indigenous Revival Architecture, 1887-1952
Spanish Colonial Revival, 1915-1942
Institutional - Religion/Spirituality
Church
Eligibility Standards
  • Exemplifies the character-defining features of the Spanish Colonial Revival style
  • Incorporation of a patio, courtyard, and/or balcony
  • Stucco exterior walls (rarely, brick or cast stone)
  • Towers and turrets
  • Single and multi-paned windows
  • Originally designed for institutional uses
  • Retains most of the essential character-defining features from the period of significance
  • Gable, hipped, and/or flat roof, typically with clay tile roof or roof trim
  • Asymmetrical or symmetrical façade design
  • Arched openings, including arched focal windows
  • Is an excellent example of its type and/or the work of a significant architect or builder
  • Secondary materials, including wood, wrought iron, polychromatic tile, cast stone
  • Integrity Aspects
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Setting
    Materials
    Design
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Excellent example of Spanish Colonial Revival institutional architecture in Palms.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1937-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: f281bae9-8e05-4fcd-997b-fa4b5a3c2f22
    Property Identification Number: 120B165 970
    House ID: 893434

    Related Resources

    Related Historic Resources

    None

    Related Historic Districts

    None

    Related Activities


    Related Historic Events

    None

    Related People/Organizations

    Historic Resources Group (Surveying Firm, was surveyed by / surveyed)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Palms-Mar Vista-Del Rey Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)