5108 W. Ambrose Avenue 90027
5108 W. Ambrose Avenue 90027 Los Feliz USA
Spanish Colonial Revival
Home of Ernest F. Bent, born November 1, 1882 at Los Angeles, the son of H. K. W.Mattie (Fairman) Bent; educated at Pomona College of which institution his father had been one of the original founders; was a pioneer in the Concrete Pipe industry, and for six years Vice President of the American Concrete Pipe Association; member of the Los Angeles Athletic Club, and of the Sons of the American Revolution, also of the Lakeside Country Club.(Source: Who’s who in Los Angeles County, 19321933, p. 160.)
Nachan L. Coleman, architect.
5108 Ambrose Avenue (Value: $30,000): (some not possible to read): 1) Ernest F. Bent, owner and head of household; 48 year old white married male; married at age 23; born in California; father born in Massachusetts, mother in New York; a manufacturer of concrete pipe. 2) Sara ? Bent, wife; 51 year old white married female; married at age 22; born in Illinois; parents born in Ohio; not working. 3) Rachel T. Bent, daughter; 22 year old single white female; in school; born in California. 4) Edna L. Wuch, step-daughter; 15 year old white single female; in school; born in California; father born in Missouri. 5) Sarah H. Reverb?, servant; 28 year old single Negro female; born in California; parents born in Georgia; a servant in a private family. (71st ED, page 25A, lines 20-24).
5108 Ambrose Avenue (Value $25,000): 1) Ernest F. Bent, head of household; white married male 47 years of age; born in California; executive in a steel and cement corporation; earns more than $5,000. 2) Ura K. Bent, wife; white married female 65 years of age; born in Illinois; not working. 3) Guerney Maple, son-in-law; white married male 26 years of age; born in California; storekeeper in a cement and steel corporation; earns $1,760. 4) Ura L. Maple, daughter; white married female 25 years of age; born in California; not working. 5) HIlarion Gatman, houseboy; Filipino single male 35 years of age; born in the Philippines; houseboy in a private household; earns $900. (ED 60-80; Page 8B; Lines 68-72).
Type: Spanish Colonial Revival Sold
Area: 3,897 sqft
Lot Size: 14,370 sqft
Year Built: 1928