VENTURA BOULEVARD LOS ANGELES
SAN FERNANDO VALLEY
Valley Center high-rise building 1973 by architect Maxwell Starkman. Encino Plaza at15910 Ventura.
Westa Development Co. 1979 by architect Herbert Nadel at 16027 Ventura Boulevard in Encino.
Today Class-A office buildings dominate the southern part of this 818 suburbian desert and it's bussiness parks. The Valley is bounded by the mountains of Santa Susana and the Simi Hills to the north-west, the Santa Monica Mountains to the south and the Verdugo Mountains to the east. The confluence of Arroyo Calabasas and Bell Creek is the start of the Los Angeles River.
Wells Fargo Bank constructed 1968 by architect Howard Lane as post-tensioned concrete structure at 16055 Ventura Boulevard + Woodley Avenue in Encino at the former site of Pucci's Restaurant.
Close-up of the famous Googie Wall of the parking structure at the California Plastic Surgery Center.
Encino Sunrise Office Building built 1964 at 16200 Ventura Boulevard.
Lincoln Bank high-rise building 1970 by architects Langdon + Wilson at 16255 Ventura Boulevard.
Office Building with glass facade 1980 by architects Fisher + Van de Velde at 16311 Ventura Boulevard and Libbit Avenue in Encino. Concrete ductile frame structure approved by structural engineers Erkel-Greenfield. Los Angeles Modern Architecture.
United California Bank Building 1969 by architect Howard Lane at 16625 Ventura Blvd.
Travelers Insurance Building 1965 by architect Howard Lane at 16661 Ventura Blvd in Encino.
Coldwell Banker building 1960 by architect Robert G. Johnson. Real Estate Brokerage at 17000 Ventura Blvd.
Retail store and office building conversion 1959 by architects Lane + Schlick at 17100 Ventura Blvd.
Home Savings & Loan bank branch 1959 by Millard Sheets at 17101 Ventura Blvd. with stoneware clay Tiger sculpture by Betty Davenport Ford.
Alcazar Lebanese Grill 17239 Ventura Blvd. Encino.
Encino Financial Center building 1973 by architect Clayton Reed as red brick structure 17835 Ventura Blvd.
Encino and Tarzana Branch 2003 by Steven Ehrlich Architects. Los Angeles Public Library at 18231 Ventura Boulevard.
Fleetwood Square 1986 by Matlin Dvoretzky Architects as Cadillac shaped office and retail building 19611 Ventura Boulevard in Tarzana.
Woodland Casual cottage shops est. 1969 Stylish patio and deck furniture, outdoor ratan chairs at 19855 Ventura Blvd.
Anheuser-Busch Brewery, Burbank Media District, Los Angeles River, Los Encinos State Historic Park, Mission Building, Photo Panorama, Texas BBQ Restaurant.