Resource Report

Historic Resource Summary

Names
11359 W CHALON ROAD (Primary)
Important Dates
1966-01-01 (Built Date)
Images
11359 W CHALON ROAD - PHOTO
Resource Types
Building
Architect
Builder
Owner
J. B. Rowley

Location Information

Addresses
11359 W CHALON ROAD 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)
BEL AIR NEIGHBORHOOD (Neighborhood)

Resource Description

Classification
Type: Residential-Single Family, House   Use: Historic     Style: Modern, Mid-Century     Related Features: Swimming Pool; Lawn; Mature vegetation
Type: California OHP Resource Attribute - HP02. Single family property          
Features
Component: Chimney Type: Unknown Material: none defined
Component: Cladding Type: Wood vertical boards; Brick; Stucco, smooth Material: none defined
Component: Construction Type: Wood Material: none defined
Component: Door Type: Sidelights; Double; Paneled Material: Wood
Component: Façade Type: Asymmetrical Material: none defined
Component: Plan Type: Rectangular Material: none defined
Component: Porch Type: Entrance porch/stoop; Recessed Material: none defined
Component: Roof Type: Skylight; Folded Plate; Gable, side; Eaves, boxed; Eaves, wide Material: none defined
Component: Window Type: Clerestory; Fixed Material: Wood
Component: Window Type: Sliding; Paired Material: Aluminum

Narrative Description

No description available
Alterations
No major alterations

Resource Significance

Evaluation Details

Date Evaluated
2013-08-21
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
  • Simple, geometric volumes
  • Exhibits quality of design through distinctive features
  • Unornamented wall surfaces
  • If Expressionistic: dramatic roof forms, such as butterfly, A-frame, hyperbolic paraboloid, folded plate or barrell vault
  • Horizontal massing
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows, often flush-mounted metal framed
  • Direct expression of the structural system, often wood or steel post and beam
  • Was constructed during the period of significance
  • Retains the essential character defining features of Mid-Century Modernism from the period of significance
  • Integrity Aspects
    Materials
    Workmanship
    Feeling
    Association
    Setting
    Design
    Location
    Retains sufficient integrity to convey significance
    California Historic Resources Status Codes (explanation of codes)
    3CS
    3S
    5S3
    Significance Statement
    An excellent example of Mid-Century Modern residential architecture with a distinctive butterfly shaped roof. The orientation toward the rear makes it difficult to fully appreciate from the public right-of-way.
    Periods of Significance
    From: 1966-01-01

    External References

    External System References

    SurveyLA ID: fb2d33a1-67e4-47f4-bcbf-caf9296ceec9
    Property Identification Number: 144B145 251
    House ID: 968880

    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)
    J. B. Rowley (was owned by / owned)

    Related Information Resources

    Images
    Documents
    SurveyLA: Bel Air-Beverly Crest Historic Resources Survey Report (Document/Text, is referred to in / refers to)