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Monrovia's Landmarks

The City of Monrovia landmarked its first structure on June 4, 1996, naming the home at 231 N. Primrose Avenue as a local landmark.  Since then, there have been a total of 129 such designations, all of them for structures except Historic Landmark #36 which was given to the Boxx Jewelers' street clock on Myrtle Avenue.  The oldest structure in Monrovia is HL#82, the C.O. Monroe house located at 225 Monroe Place, built in 1884.

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LANDMARK
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HOUSE NUMBERSTREETYEAR
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1  231_N_Primrose.jpg 2,4 231 N. Primrose Ave. 1914 Craftsman/Mediterranean Charles & Traci Pomeroy   Frank O. Eager 4/24/1996 6/4/1996
2  329_Melrose_Ave.jpg 1,4 329 Melrose Ave.  1887 Victorian Eastlake Charles & Janet Manning Mills View   4/24/1996 6/4/1996
3  130_N_Grand.jpg 4 130 N. Grand Ave.  1912 Craftsman Bungalow Glenn Faulk     4/24/1996 6/4/1996
4  250_N_Primrose.jpg 1,4 250 N. Primrose  Ave. 1885 Victorian Eastlake George & Sheila Dragan The Oaks Haas 4/24/1996 6/4/1996
5  320_Melrose.jpg 1,4 320 Melrose  Ave. 1925 Chicago Bungalow Michael & Janene Khanchalian   Arthur F. Graf 6/26/1996 8/20/1996
6  201_E_Greystone.jpg 1,4 201 E. Greystone Ave. 1895 Victorian Normandy Cottage Jaime & Yvonne Mejia The Butts House Benton 7/24/1996 8/20/1996
7  173_Highland.jpg 1,2,4 173 Highland Pl. 1909 Craftsman John & Rebecca Petrovich Arthur J. Everest House Arthur R. Kelly 6/26/1996 8/20/1996
8 130_N_Myrtle.jpg 1,4 130 N. Myrtle Ave. 1907 American Foursquare Frank Stone/Barbara Simundza     10/9/1996 10/15/1996
9  501_E_Colorado.jpg 4 501 E. Colorado Blvd. 1912 Craftsman Bungalow Thomas & Beverly McKeehan Louis Swanson House   8/28/1996 10/15/1996
10  Aztec_Hotel.JPG 2,4,5 311 W. Foothill Blvd. 1925 Mayan Kathryn Reese Aztec Hotel Robert Stacy-Judd 11/19/2003 12/16/2003
11 220_Highland.jpg 1,2,4 220 Highland Pl. 1922 Prairie School Mediterranean Bedford & Anne McIntosh     10/22/1997 11/25/1997
12  208_Highland.jpg 1,4 208 Highland Pl. 1908 Craftsman Joseph Pilcher     10/22/1997 11/25/1997
13  231_N_Myrtle.jpg 1,4,5 231 N. Myrtle Ave 1908 Craftsman Jim Wigton/Pam Barkas Maynard H. Best House   10/22/1997 11/25/1997
14  464_N_Myrtle.jpg 1,4 464 N. Myrtle Ave. 1923 Spanish Colonial Revival Erin Schuman & Cal Tech Upton Sinclair House Frederick Wallis 11/5/1997 12/23/1997
15  336_N_Ivy.jpg 4 336 N. Ivy Ave. 1888 Queen Anne Victorian Kent & Susan Cornwall S.R. Palmer House   4/29/1998 5/26/1998
16  255_N_Mayflower.JPG 1,2,4,5 255 N. Mayflower Ave. 1887 Queen Anne Victorian Linda Leigh Long Idlewild   8/11/1998 11/25/1998
17  626_W_Colorado.jpg 1,2,4,5 626 W. Colorado Blvd. 1887 Queen Anne Victorian Ralph & Jill Pieplenbos   J.C. Newsom 9/17/1998 11/25/1998
18  105_E_Greystone.jpg 2,4 105 E. Greystone Ave. 1909 Craftsman Bungalow William T. Wake/Lynn B. Pilchak   Frank O. Eager 9/16/1998 10/13/1998
19  176_N_Ivy.jpg 1,2,4,5 176 N. Ivy Ave. 1922 Colonial Revival David & Kathleen Kennedy     10/28/1998 11/24/1998
20  316_Wildrose.jpg 2,3,4 316 Wildrose Ave. 1911 California Bungalow Tim & Melinda Shea   Tifal Brothers? 11/18/1998 12/8/1998
21  320_Wildrose.JPG 2,3,4 320 Wildrose Ave. 1912 Craftsman Bungalow Charles J. Phillips   Tifal Brothers 11/18/1998 12/8/1998
22  327_Wildrose.jpg 2,3,4 327 Wildrose Ave. 1911 Craftsman Scott & Karen Garland   Tifal Brothers? 1/27/1999 2/24/1999
23  331_Wildrose.jpg 2,3,4 331 Wildrose Ave. 1911 California Bungalow Denise Keeler   Tifal Brothers? 3/24/1999 5/25/1999
24  339_N_Myrtle.jpg 1,4 339 N. Myrtle Ave. 1923 Spanish Colonial Revival Peter & Joy Fisk William A Gorski House   7/28/1999 9/14/1999
25  210_W_Colorado.jpg 1,4 210 W. Colorado Blvd. 1887 Queen Anne (Eastlake) Scott & Cammie Noel     7/28/1999 11/9/1999
26  323_Wildrose.jpg 2,3,4 323 Wildrose Ave. 1922 Craftsman/Colonial Revival Steven & Elizabeth Cifelli     10/27/1999 12/14/1999
27  319_Wildrose.jpg 2,3,4 319 Wildrose Ave. 1914 Craftsman Bungalow Michael & Jan Mangano     1/26/2000 2/22/2000
28 217_Oaks.jpg  1,2,4 217 Oaks Ave. 1911 Craftsman Joel & Lynn Matthiesen Chester O. Bamks House Frank O. Eager 1/26/2000 7/25/2000
29  725_W_Hillcrest.jpg 2,4 725 W. Hillcrest Blvd. 1927 Spanish Colonial Revival Daniel & Junko Ryan   William Brandt 6/28/2000 7/25/2000
30  702_E_Foothill.jpg 1,2,4 702 E. Foothill Blvd. 1916 Craftsman Wes & Allyson Ferrari   Tifal Brothers 10/25/2000 12/12/2000
31  251_N_Encinitas.jpg 4 251 N. Encinitas Ave. 1913 California Bungalow Allen & Virginia Holmquist     11/15/2000 12/12/2000
32  101_W_Foothill.jpg 4,5,6 101-107 W. Foothill Blvd 1928 none given (commercial building) Robert Apramian     1/24/2001 2/27/2001
33  123_El_Nido.jpg 4 123 El Nido Ave. 1926 Spanish Colonial Revival Kirk Nelson & Mark Fredo     8/1/2001 9/11/2001
34  136_El_Nido.jpg 4 136 El Nido Ave. 1926 English/Cotswold Cottage Jean & Shirley Durbin     8/1/2001 9/11/2001
35  211_N_Magnolia.jpg 2,4 211 N. Magnolia Ave. 1914 Craftsman/Mediterranean Karl & Kathleen Aaronian George I. Adams House Frank O. Eager 11/28/2001 1/8/2002
36  518_S_Myrtle.jpg 1,5 518 S. Myrtle Ave. UNK Street Clock Sam Silverman Boxx Jewelers Clock   11/28/2001 1/8/2002
37 270_N_Canyon.jpg  1,4 270 N. Canyon Blvd. 1906 Colonial Revival Gary Nielson & Amy Dossa George Spence House   12/18/2001 2/12/2002
38  243_N_Encinitas.jpg 1,4 243 N. Encinitas Ave. 1904 American Foursquare Alan & Audrey Remedios F.N. Hawes House   2/27/2002 3/26/2002
39  205_N_Encinitas.jpg 4 205 N. Encinitas Ave. 1911 Craftsman Bungalow Ron & Leslie Austin Howard S. Woodrow House   2/27/2002 3/26/2002
40  111_McKinley.jpg 1,4 111 McKinley Ave. 1905 Craftsman Alejandro & Susan de la Loza A.J. Averall House   2/27/2002 3/26/2002
41  205_E_Hillcrest.JPG 1,4 205 E. Hillcrest Blvd. 1905 Craftsman John & Penny Zuk     3/27/2002 4/23/2002
42  433_E_Colorado.jpg 1,4 433 E. Colorado Blvd. 1914 Craftsman Bungalow Lara McKinley & Gayle Lev     6/26/2002 8/13/2002
43  120_May.jpg 2,4 120 May Ave. 1914 Swiss Chalet Craftsman Bungalow William & Sandra Deets   Tifal brothers 7/24/2002 9/10/2002
44  323_W_Palm.jpg 4 323 W. Palm Ave. 1902 Transitional Queen Anne Victorian Kyle & Kristen McClure     8/28/2002 9/24/2002
45  602_W_Maple.jpg 1,4 602 W. Maple Ave. 1912 Airplane Craftsman Bungalow Brian & Chantel Cravens   F. Whitcomb 8/28/2002 9/24/2002
46  356_N_Myrtle.jpg 4 356 N. Myrtle Ave. 1923 English Tudor Cottage Bill & Gail Hartley     10/30/2002 11/26/2002
47  360_N_Myrtle.jpg 4 360 N. Myrtle Ave. 1926 Spanish Colonial Revival Eric & Jill Perez     10/30/2002 11/26/2002
48  124_May.jpg 2,4 124 May Ave. 1915 Craftsman Denise Delaney   Tifal Brothers 3/26/2003 4/22/2003
49  314_E_Foothill.jpg 3,4 314 E. Foothill Blvd. 1911 Craftsman Bungalow Andrea Reed     3/26/2003 4/22/2003
50  425_E_Colorado.jpg 4 425 E. Colorado Blvd. 1908 Craftsman Bungalow Marianne Lee     5/28/2003 6/24/2003
51  135_W_Palm.jpg  4,5 135 W. Palm Ave. 1915 California Craftsman Gary Falasco & Gay Mitchell     7/23/2003 9/2/2003
52  312_Wildrose.jpg 3,4 312 Wildrose Ave. 1911 Craftsman Bungalow Robert Martin     9/24/2003 10/21/2003
53  363_N_Myrtle.jpg 1,4 363 N. Myrtle Ave. 1922 Colonial variant ("Adam") John & Judith Foltz     9/24/2003 10/21/2003
54  310_Wildrose.jpg 2,3,4 310 Wildrose Ave. 1911 California Bungalow Patrick & Sharon Lundy   Tifal Brothers 9/24/2003 10/21/2003
55  256_N_Myrtle.jpg 1,2,4 256 N. Myrtle Ave. 1923 Spanish Colonial Revival Paul Huber & Patty Rhee   Frank O. Eager 9/24/2003 10/21/2003
56  119_May.jpg 2,4 119 May Ave. 1912 Craftsman Bungalow Boyd & Dimitrianne Roberts   Tifal Brothers 10/22/2003 11/18/2003
57  131_E_Hillcrest.jpg  4,5 131 E. Hillcrest Blvd. 1930 Mediterranean Revival Nicholas & Alison Taylor   W. McCune 10/22/2003 11/18/2003
58  401_E_Foothill.jpg  4,5 401 E. Foothill Blvd. 1922 California Bungalow Brad & Valerie Palfrey/Norm Haley Harding Court   10/22/2003 11/28/2003
59  514_W_Maple.jpg 4 514 W. Maple Ave. 1910 Craftsman Eric &Deanna Pare  Robert L. Vickers House

 

James E. McIntyre

 

10/22/2003 11/28/2003
60  101_E_Hillcrest.jpg 1,4,5 101 E. Hillcrest Blvd. 1907 Craftsman Michael & Edith Gardner   Stewart & Walls 11/19/2003 12/16/2003
61  153_Melrose.jpg 4 153 Melrose Ave. 1922 Craftsman Bungalow Darlene Gonzalez    

11/19/2003

12/16/2003
62  845_Wildrose.jpg 1,2,4 845 Wildrose Ave. 1914 Craftsman Daniel & Susan McClure   Tifal Brothers 11/19/2003 12/16/2003
63  123_Melrose.jpg 2,4 123 Melrose Ave. 1912 Craftsman Bungalow David & Susan Mudgway   Tifal Brothers 11/19/2003 12/16/2003
64  337_Highland.jpg 1,4 337 Highland Pl. 1905 Transitional Bungalow John & Roseann Gutierrez     11/19/2003 12/16/2003
65  145_W_Hillcrest.jpg 4,5 145 W. Hillcrest Blvd. 1925 Colonial Revival Curtiss & Amy Bawden     11/19/2003 12/16/2003
66  504_E_Lemon.jpg 2,4 504 E. Lemon Ave. 1907 Chalet Craftsman Mark Howard   Tifal Brothers 11/19/2003 12/16/2003
67  742_E_Lemon.jpg 1,4,5,6 742 E. Lemon Ave. 1925 Spanish Colonial Revival City of Monrovia Monrovia Municipal Plunge Harold B. Dunn 12/17/2003 1/20/2004
68 201_N_Encinitas.jpg  1,4 201 N. Encinitas Ave. 1903 Queen Anne Victorian Scott & Deana Curry     1/28/2004 2/17/2004
69  346_Stedman.jpg 4 346 Stedman Pl. 1937 Colonial Robert Posen & Judith D. Aguilera-Posen     10/27/2004 11/16/2004
70  248_Highland.jpg 1,4 248 Highland Pl. 1931 English Tudor Revival Joseph H. Mercado & Rosemarie Imstepf     1/28/2004 2/17/2004
71  239_N_Canyon.jpg 4 239 N. Canyon Blvd. 1910 Craftsman Paul & Susan Luhring     7/28/2004 9/7/2004
72  224_N_Encinitas.jpg 4 224 N. Encinitas Ave. 1909 Craftsman Laura Martorena     9/22/2004 11/2/2004
73  149_Highland.jpg 1,2,4 149 Highland Pl. 1924 Spanish Colonial Revival Kirk & Amy McGinnis   Frank O. Eager 9/22/2004 11/2/2004
74  138_Highland.jpg 4 138 Highland Pl. 1906 Victorian/Craftsman Transitional Kathleen Fresquez     9/22/2004 11/2/2004
75  263_N_Encinitas.jpg 4 263 N. Encinitas Ave. 1914 California Bungalow Kelsie Dore     9/22/2004 11/2/2004
76  221_E_Greystone.jpg 1,4,5 221 E. Greystone Ave. 1904 Transitional Craftsman Bungalow Lana Scheff     10/27/2004 11/16/2004
77 444_N_Ivy_Ave.JPG 4 444 N. Ivy Ave. 1928 Mediterranean Miguel & Camille L. Ortiz-Marroquin     10/27/2004 11/16/2004
78  218_N_Myrtle.jpg 4,5 218 & 228 N. Myrtle Ave. 1921 Prairie Style Bungalows Cleve & Gloria Crudgington   Irwin Beatty 1/26/2005 2/15/2005
79  222_N_Myrtle.jpg 4,5 222 N. Myrtle Ave. 1908 Craftsman Cleve & Gloria Crudgington     1/26/2005 2/15/2005
80  160_El_Nido.jpg 4 160 El Nido Ave. 1924 English Cottage Dennis & Andrea Hopkins     4/27/2005 6/7/2005
81  139_N_Ivy.jpg 1,4 139 N. Ivy Ave. 1910 Queen Anne/Colonial Revival Caprice Nguyen/Anita Guerrero     9/28/2005 10/18/2005
82  225_Monroe_Place.jpg 1,4 225 Monroe Pl. 1884 Queen Anne Victorian Michael & Shannon Craypo     9/28/2005 10/18/2005
83  224_W_Olive.jpg 1,4,6 224 W. Olive Ave. 1887 Queen Anne Victorian Virginia Kelly-Gentiles/Betsy Johnston     1/1/2006 2/21/2006
84  635_W_Hillcrest.jpg 4 635 W. Hillcrest Blvd. 1928 Spanish Architecture Victor & Jean Andresen     9/28/2005 10/18/2005
85  351_N_Magnolia.jpg 1,4 351 N. Magnolia Ave. 1926 English Cottage Frank & Tamara Guarino Charles S. Cramlet House   9/28/2005 10/18/2005
86 171_El_Nido.jpg  2,4 171 El Nido Ave. 1926 Tudor Revival Variation Craig Proctor & Kim Josephson     9/28/2005 10/18/2005
87  131_El_Nido.jpg 1,4 131 El Nido Ave. 1926 Tudor Revival Variation Paul & Jeanne Duane     9/28/2005 10/18/2005
88  154_Poppy.jpg 4 154 Poppy Ave. 1923 Craftsman Bungalow Francis Gay Mitchell     10/26/2005 11/15/2005
89  151_N_Sunset.jpg 1,4 151 N. Sunset Ave. 1931 Spanish Revival Harold & Vicki Hansen     10/26/2005 11/15/2005
90  319_E_Colorado.jpg 4,6 319 E. Colorado Blvd. 1910 Craftsman Bungalow Espi Bagwell     10/26/2005 11/15/2005
91  111_E_Greystone.jpg 4 111 E. Greystone Ave. 1914 Craftsman Bungalow Espi Bagwell     10/26/2005 11/15/2005
92  164_N_Encinitas.jpg 4 164 N. Encinitas Ave. 1920 Craftsman Bungalow Mark & Cindy Rude     11/16/2005 12/6/2005
93  310_E_Foothill.jpg 3,4 310 E. Foothill Blvd. 1910 Craftsman Bungalow Mark Heralda     10/26/2005 11/15/2005
94  150_N_Magnolia.jpg 4 150 N. Magnolia Ave. 1909 Craftsman Michelle Saykally     10/26/2005 11/15/2005
95  728_Greystone.jpg 4 728 E. Greystone Ave. 1923 Craftsman Bungalow Brannigan J. & Misty P. Scott     3/29/2006 4/18/2006
96  628_E_Foothill.jpg 2,4 628 E. Foothill Blvd. 1917 Craftsman/Colonial Revival John & Marie Bruno   Tifal Brothers 5/24/2006 6/20/2006
97  212_E_Colorado.jpg 2,4 212 E. Colorado Blvd. 1911 Craftsman Enrique & Teresa Carvajal   Charles S. Cramlet 9/27/2006 10/17/2006
98  735_W_Hillcrest.jpg 1,4 735 W. Hillcrest Blvd. 1928 Spanish Architecture Joseph & Lyla Caiello     9/27/2006 10/17/2006
99  187_N_Madison.jpg 1,4,5 187 N. Madison Ave. 1925 Spanish Colonial Revival Robert & Katherine Collins     9/27/2006 10/17/2006
100 200_E_Lime.jpg  1,4,5 200 E. Lime Ave. 1906 American Foursquare City of Monrovia     9/27/2006 10/17/2006
101  340_N_Myrtle.jpg 4 340 N. Myrtle Ave. 1924 English Revival Bungalow James & Heather Burkhart     9/27/2006 10/17/2006
102  619_W_Hillcrest.jpg 1,4 619 W. Hillcrest Blvd. 1926 Spanish Colonial Revival Ed & Cheryl Dunbar Clifford E. Emerson House   10/25/2006 11/21/2006
103  163_Melrose.jpg 4 163 Melrose Ave. 1923 California Bungalow Ryan & Karen Lepke     10/25/2006 11/21/2006
104  209_S_Mountain.jpg 1,4 209 S. Mountain Ave. 1911 Craftsman Peter Sierra     10/25/2006 11/21/2006
105  220_N_Encinitas.jpg 4 220 N. Encinitas Ave. 1906 Transitonal Mass-Plan Vernacular Cottage Kristine Kelly     10/25/2006 11/21/2006
106  252_Aspen_Dr.jpg 4 252 Aspen Dr. 1890 Stick/Eastlake Victorian Edward & Diane Carlile     10/25/2006 11/21/2006
107  311_E_Lemon.jpg 4,6 311 E. Lemon Ave. 1916 Craftsman Kevin & Renata Towner     10/25/2006 11/21/2006
108  311_Wildrose.jpg 1,2,3,4 311 Wildrose Ave. 1912 Craftsman Stephen & Janet Tatarowski   Tifal Brothers 11/29/2006 12/5/2006
109  338_Highland.jpg 4 338 Highland Pl. 1926 Pueblo Revival David Norinsky & Lynne Burns   Herbert J. Gerhardt 10/28/2009 12/1/2009
110  844_E_Foothill.jpg 4 844 E. Foothill Blvd. 1910 Craftsman John & Carol Faire     11/29/2006 12/5/2006
111  328_Highland.jpg 4 328 Highland Pl. 1927 Tudor Revival/Cotswold Cottage Esperanza Bagwell     11/29/2006 12/5/2006
112  419_W_Lime.jpg 4 419 W. Lime Ave. 1887 Folk Victorian Cottage Daniel & Susan McClure     9/26/2007 10/16/2007
113  136_N_Ivy.jpg 1,4 136 N. Ivy Ave. 1895 Craftsman (originally Victorian) Steven R. Purves     1/24/2007 3/20/2007
114  214_N_Encinitas.jpg 2,4 214-216 N. Encinitas Ave. 1913 California Bungalow Frank & Tamara Guarino     9/26/2007 10/16/2007
115  354_N_Magnolia.jpg 4 354 N. Magnolia Ave. 1929 English Cottage/Storybook/Spanish Michael Kane & Janie Gallandt-Kane     10/24/2007 11/20/2007
116  217_E_Greystone.jpg 4,5 217 E. Greystone Ave. 1911 Craftsman w/Swiss Chalet Elements Steven R. Purves     10/24/2007 11/20/2007
117  257_Melrose.jpg 4 257 Melrose Ave. 1912 Craftsman Steven R. Purves     10/24/2007 11/20/2007
118  344_Melrose.jpg 4 344 Melrose Ave. 1929 Tudor Revival Walter, Carol, Helen Milner     9/26/2007 10/16/2007
119 153_Highland.jpg  1,4 153 Highland Pl. 1920 English Revival Craig & Renee Davis     11/28/2007 12/4/2007
120  248_Scenic.jpg 1,4 248 W. Scenic Ave. 1936 Colonial Revival Richard & Wendy Yee     11/28/2007 12/4/2007
121  123_S_Heliotrope.jpg 4 123 S. Heliotrope Ave. 1913 Craftsman Bungalow Ann Reynolds     4/23/2008 5/20/2008
122  236_E_Foothill.jpg 4 236 E. Foothill Blvd. 1906 Neo-Classical Transitional Craftsman Nathan H. Tilleman     4/23/2008 5/20/2008
123  433_Highland.jpg 4 433 Highland Pl. 1925 Spanish Colonial Revival John & Clare Mayer     5/28/2008 7/1/2008
124  510_W_Maple.jpg 1,4 510 W. Maple Ave. 1915 Craftsman Bungalow Matthew & Christina Crabtree   Frank O. Eager 10/29/2008 11/18/2008
125  101_E_Greystone.jpg 1,2 101 E. Greystone Ave. 1907 Craftsman Bungalow Carolyn Young   Frank O. Eager 10/29/2008 11/18/2008
126  303_N_Magnolia.jpg 4 303 N. Magnolia Ave. 1949 California Ranch Scott Langer & Cheryl Caputi   E.L. Lightfoot 10/28/2009 21/1/2009
127  311_E_Palm.jpg 4 311 E. Palm Ave. 1917 Craftsman John & Jennifer Rice     7/27/2011 9/6/2011
128 201_Acacia.jpg  4 201 Acacia Ave. 1928 English Cottage John Watson & Katie Gundersen     4/24/2013  6/4/2013
129 505_N_Alta_Vista.jpg 1,4 505 N. Alta Vista Ave. 1926 Spanish Colonial Revival Eric & Laura Laun The McBratney House   10/23/2013 11/19/2013