Residential (All) | Los Angeles Conservancy

Residential (All)

Photo by Laure Joliet

Salkin House

Forgotten for decades, this "Lost Lautner" found a preservation-minded owner who restored it to its former glory.
Photo by Laura Dominguez/L.A. Conservancy

Samuel-Novarro Residence

During the 1930s, gay silent film star Ramon Novarro lived in this dramatic Lloyd Wright-designed hillside residence.
Photo by Elizabeth Daniels

Schaffer House

Constructed largely of redwood and glass supported by red brick and concrete, the Schaffer House by John Lautner feels like a newly pitched tent or a wood cabin that provides shelter and privacy without boxing out nature.
Photo by Marco Antonio Garcia

Scheerer House

This small Queen Anne-style cottage is a 'plan book" house, build from a kit ordered from a catalog. Though modest, it has many of the same decorative touches as its neighbors.
Photo courtesy Claas Schulitz

Schulitz House

In 1977, architect Helmut Schulitz built a High Tech style house for himself and his family to serve as both daily residence and prototype for a new process of design and construction.
Photo courtesy Architectural Resources Group

Sepulveda Rose

This understated post-and-beam apartment complex is a very graceful application of the Mid-Century Modern post-and-beam idiom to a large-scale building, and deserves notice among Dorman’s higher-profile works.
Photo by Annie Laskey

Sessions House

This remarkable home was designed by architect Joseph Cather Newsom. Built in 1889, it features complex textures and shapes, as well as a pair of carved bearded dogs guarding the front steps.
Photo courtesy Architectural Resources Group

Sheats Apartments

Completed in 1949, the building was designed by master architect John Lautner as eight units of student housing. Asymmetrically arranged shapes, from circular volumes to long, flat planes, step up the hill and around each other to form a strangely harmonious, abstractly futuristic, and truly organic-feeling whole.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Shepherd Residence

Architect William J. Gage's design for the 1938 Shepherd Residence remarkably blends the Neoclassical style with Regency Revival style architecture.
Photo by Michael Locke

Sowden House

The Sowden House with its distinctive entry and patterned concrete block facade was designed by noted architect Lloyd Wright.

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