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Resource Summary
54 W COLORADO Blvd
Resource Summary
Address: 54 W COLORADO Blvd APN: 5713-007-015 [print]
This property is in a historic district listed in the National Register of Historic Places. *
 
RESOURCE OVERVIEW
Address: 54 W COLORADO Blvd
City: Pasadena State: CA
Zip Code: County: Los Angeles
County Code: 37
Historic Name: 50-54 West Colorado Boulevard Common Name:
APN: 5713-007-015 Zoning:
Building Sq. Ft: Site Size (Acres): 0.210
Year Built: 1922 Documented District: OLD PASADENA
District: OLD PASADENA (designated)
Property Status: Designated
Resource Description:
This two-story stucco-over-brick Spanish Baroque style building was constructed in 1924 as a warehouse and remodeled in 1929 when Colorado Boulevard was widened. Major architectural features include a red tile shed roof, ornate classical bands above the second story windows, brackets below each window, and elaborate ornamental ironwork just above the ground floor storefronts. Cement pilasters with decorative capitals and original tile bulkheads frame each ground floor storefront. Original brick characterizes the rear façade.
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RESOURCE DETAILS
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Architect: Hudson & Munsell (1924); Bennett & Haskell (1929)
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Demolished: no
Notes:
Moved: no
Date Moved: n/a
Designation Date: n/a

* This is a simplified statement of the property’s status. Please review the NRHP Status Code field on the search screen for official, adopted status language.