Archives for: Architecture & Design

416 S. Spring Street #810 – El Dorado Lofts

In 1915, Charlie Chaplin took residence at El Dorado, formerly known as Hotel Stowell and prized for its extensive Batchelder-tiled lobby and enameled brick and terra cotta façade. The building, designed by architect Frederick Noonan and built by financier N.W. Stowell, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built in 1914, it was […]

Sold: A Condo At El Dorado Lofts, DTLA

Rising 12 stories high along the Historic Core District at 416 S. Spring Street — amidst the bustle of any monthly Downtown L.A. Art Walk and the tree-lined stretch between 4th & 5th — is the statuesque El Dorado Lofts. Built in 1914 as Hotel Stowell (then named El Dorado Hotel in 1938), real estate […]