3700 N. Lowry Road 90027
3700 N. Lowry Road 90027 Los Feliz USA
Spanish Colonial Revival
Home of Walter Wm. Hook in 1928. Importer and Exclusive Tailor, 2122 W. Seventh Street, LA; born 1876 in Detroit, Mich., the son of Samuel and Nellie Hahn Hook; educated in London, England where he spent 24 years; on returning to Detroit married Florence Heigo in 1889; they have a son George Walter and a daughter Elinor Frances; in 1918 moved to LA where he has since been prominent in social and economic affairs of the city; Past President Greater Westlake, Business Association, Director LA Mercantile and Finance Corp; member So. Cal. Athletic and Country Club, B.P.O. E. 99, Casa Del Mar, Breakfast, and Paradise Trout Clubs, LA Chamber of Commerce. (Photo) (Source: Who’s Who in Los Angeles County, 1928-1929, p. 233.)
Walter W. Hook was an LFIA Director from 1931 to 1935. (LFIA Minutes)
Mrs. Walter William Hook was a member of the Los Feliz Woman’s Club from 1940-41. (Source: Los Feliz woman’s club rosters).
3700 Lowry Road (Value: $25,000): 1) Walter W. Hook, owner and head of household; 53 year old white married male; married at age 25; born in Michigan; father born in England, mother in Germany; a cutter in a tailoring shop. 2) Florence M. Hood, wife; 56 year old white married female; born in England; parents born in England; assistant manager of a tailoring shop. 3) Elinor Hood, daughter; 22 year old single white female; born in Washington; secretary in a tailoring shop. 4) Sarah Esterbrook, servant; 64 year old white female widow; married at age 22; born in Indiana; father born in Free State Ireland, mother in Indiana; general house work for a private family.
3700 Lowry Road (Value $25,000): 1) Walter W. Hook, head of household; white married male 63 years of age; born in Michigan; Tailor with his own shop. 2) Florence M. Hook, wife; white married female 66 years of age; born in England; not working. 3) Geneva G. Spiker, housekeeper; white widow 41 years of age; born in Kansas; housekeeper in a private home; earns $480.
Type: Spanish Colonial Revival Sold
Area: 4,991 sqft
Year Built: 1929