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Title
Buchanan Residence, 700 Via Somonte, Malaga Cove, Palos Verdes Estates
Contributor
Cutter, Kirtland Kelsey, 1860-1939 (architect)
Olmsted Associates (architect)
Leonard, Clinton (builder)
Buchanan, James E. (owner)
Buchanan, James E., Mrs. (owner)
Blaine, Miles (owner)
Rous, Irmadelle (owner)
Rous, Beatrice (owner)
Nutt, Roy (owner)
Contributing Institution
Palos Verdes Library District
Collection
Palos Verdes Homes Association Photo Collection
Rights Information
Electronically digitized by the Palos Verdes Library District, from the Palos Verdes Homes Association Photograph Collection held in the Local History Room. Copyright status must be investigated before publishing or commercial use. To obtain permission and images for publication purposes please contact the Palos Verdes Library District.
Description
Image shows view of the Mr. and Mrs. James E. Buchanan residence, located on Via Somonte, on lots 14, 27 & 26 block 1516, tract 6884 in Malaga Cove. View looking southwest shows north side of single-story, seven-room stucco house with tile roof. Landscaping was designed by the Olmsted Brothers, Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. (1870-1957) and John Charles Olmsted (1852-1920.) La Venta Inn is visible in background at far right, with an automobile on street. This home is said to have received an honor award from the Southern California chapter of the American Institute of Architects for residences of seven to fifteen rooms, 1927-1929. The home was later owned by Miles Blaine, Irmadelle and Beatrice Rous, and Roy Nutt.
Date Built: 1927
Photo Source: Palos Verdes Homes Association
Citation: Palos Verdes Bulletin, August 1928, p. 5.
PVH building permit #130.
Type
Text
Format
1 photographic print (b/w); 7 x 9 in.
Identifier
pvld:1889
000022301
357
Subject
Houses--California--Palos Verdes Estates (Malaga Cove)
Buchanan residence
Hotels--California, Southern
La Venta Inn (Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.)
Historic buildings--California--Palos Verdes Estates

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