5235 W. Linwood Drive 90027
5235 W. Linwood Drive 90027 Los Feliz USA
Spanish Colonial Revival
Original owner Kenneth Preuss engaged in building contracting, insurance, and was president of Nelson Ice Cream Company, Sequoia Land and Water Co., Halbriters Men’s Furnishings, and Spencer Kennelly Co. auto dealers. (Source Who’s Who in California, 1928-29.) Other owners after Preuss sold in 1947 were Fred Winer, Phyllis Keeton, Ted Meyers, Edward and Julia Tourgeman. (Source: History researched by Tim Gregory in 1995)
See photo in real estate brochure, 1997. Offered at $1,760,000.
Dodd and Richards, architect ?
7 Laughlin Park Drive (Value: $55,000): 1) Kenneth Preuss, owner and head of household; 45 year old married white male; born in California; father born in Louisiana, mother in California; not working. 2) Edith J. Preuss, wife; 40 year old white married female; born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky; not working. 3) Jessie J. Jarvis, servant; 32 year old white single female; born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; a servant in a private family. 4) Julian Ives, servant; a 24 year old Asian? single male; born in the Philippines; parents born in the Philippines; a servant in a private family. 5) Wilno? A. Matson, servant; 40 year old single white male; born in Finland; parents born in Finland; speaks Finnish; to the U.S. in 1889; citizenship pending; a servant in a private family.
5235 Linwood Drive (Value $38,000): 1) Kenneth E. Pruess, head of household; white married male 61 years of age; born in California; not working. 2) Edith T. Pruess, wife; white married female 55 years of age; born in California; not working. 3) Joe Salazar, houseboy; Filipino single male 38 years of age; born in the Philippine Islands; houseboy in a private family; earns $720.
Type: Spanish Colonial Revival Sold
Area: 8,012 sqft
Lot Size: 24,390 sqft
Year Built: 1922