Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
Broughton Residence (Primary)
Broughton Residence (Historic)
909 N BEVERLY GLEN BLVD (Alternative)
Important Dates
1949-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
Broughton Residence - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Craig Ellwood
Builder
Owner

Location Information

Addresses
909 N BEVERLY GLEN BLVD Primary
907 N BEVERLY GLEN BLVD 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)
BEVERLY CREST NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Interior; Pipe Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood vertical boards; Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Glazed, fully; Single Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Flat Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Floor-to-ceiling; Sliding; Ribbon; Butted glass Material: Metal

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-03-05
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
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Flat roof, at times with wide overhanging eaves
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Integrity Aspects
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    Location
    Design
    Setting
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3S
    3CS
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    Designed by Craig Ellwood, this residence is an excellent example of Mid-Century Modern architecture with International Style influences.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1949-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: f5e06e47-81ce-499b-ae9c-eb7c33e9e0e2
    Property Identification Number: 144B153 482
    Property Identification Number: 144B153 491
    House ID: 969680

    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)