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Lerner Residence
El Paso, Texas


Description: Lerner residence
Other Names:
Address: 1116 Los Angeles Drive, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas
Type: domestic; single family home
Original Client: Edward P. Lerner
Historic Inventory: In Sunset Heights Historic District
Date: before 1915
Condition: extant; in use as a home

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: one and one half stories

Wall Materials: brick
Roofing Materials: shingle
Other Materials Used: porch faced with rough limestone; wood brackets and pergola; stone chimney
Remodeling and Additions:

Present Owner: Privately owned
Location of Drawings:
Location of Documentary Photographs: El Paso Public Library: Ponsford 158, perspective view


Remarks: Undoubtedly one of Trost’s finest bungalows in the Craftsman style. The lower story is presently obscured by vines and shrubs. E. P. Lerner is listed as a residential client in an undated Trost & Trost notebook now in the possession of Trost family.

Prepared for the El Paso Public Library by Lloyd C. and June F. Engelbrecht under a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990