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Storer House, 8161 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA



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Location
8161 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CA-1944
Building/structure dates: 1923 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1970 subsequent work
Structure incorporates FLW's "Textile Blocks."

Significance: One of several of Frank Lloyd Wright's concrete block houses built in southern California. / The John Storer residence, built in 1923, is one of several concrete block houses designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in So. Calif. The multi-level plan surrounds a central fireplace and its two-story living room opens onto two outdoor terraces. The 16" concrete blocks are used on a 4' module both in plan and elevation.

Subjects
Houses
Domestic Life


Related Names
Wright, Frank Lloyd
Storer, Dr. John


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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