AKA: Kazor, Virginia Ernst and Eugene, House, Los Angeles, CA

Structure Type: built works - dwellings - houses

Designers: [unspecified]

Dates: constructed 1910

2 stories, total floor area: 3,082 sq. ft.

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221 South Wilton Place
Los Angeles, CA 90004-4911


Built in 1910, this two-story, wood-frame dwelling had elements of bungalow architecture as well as Tudor Revival touches. It was owned for over 50 years by the notable historic preservationist Virginia Ernst Kazor.

Building History

Beginning in 1970, the historic resource curator and preservation advocate Virginia Ernst Kazor (1940-2021) lived at this address. She helped found the Ridgewood-Wilton Neighborhood Association and led the effort in the late 1970s to create the Wilton Historic District that preserved many single-family dwellings in the area.

Building Notes

This residence was located in the Wilton Historic District and occupied a 10,276-square-foot lot in 2021. It contained 3,082-square feet with five bedrooms and two baths.

Los Angeles County Assessor Number: 5516010016

PCAD id: 24157