Robert Byrd (architect)

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Robert Byrd was an architect in Los Angeles, California. Most of his buildings are from the 1920s to the 1950s. In his later years he worked together with his architect son Gary Byrd. He was known for his modern "indoor–outdoor" style – along with his use of bird houses embedded in the actual structure.

Buildings[edit]

  • 10050 Cielo Drive, Benedict Canyon, Los Angeles, CA (1944) – scene of the Sharon Tate murder
  • 10048 Cielo Drive aka "The Twin House" Benedict Canyon, CA 90210
  • Robert Taylor Ranch, 3099 Mandevile Canyon Rd., Los Angeles, CA
  • The Tree House (build around two majestic trees), Laurel Canyon Blvd. and Lookout Mountain Ave., Los Angeles, CA – the Rock'n'roll tree house of Frank Zappa
  • 2274 Ben Lomond Drive, Los Angeles CA (1938) - cottage in Los Feliz
  • 8266 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles CA
  • 8263 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles CA
  • 8277 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles CA
  • 8281 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90029 ([1])
  • 8288 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles CA
  • 12048 Laurel Terrace Drive, Los Angeles CA (12048 Laurel Terrace Drive)
  • 3798 Government Blvd, Mobile, AL (circa 1958)[1]
  • 3401 N Ann Arbor Ave Oklahoma City, OK 73122
  • 1227 Coldwater Canyon Drive, Beverly Hills, Ca 90210 ([2])
  • 2796 Outpost Dr Los Angeles, CA 90068 ([3])
  • 1426 Summitridge Dr., Beverly Hills, CA ([4])
  • 11027 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049 ([5])
  • 'Gentlemen's Hunting Lodge' circa 1950 near Hollywood Boulevard. ([6])
  • 4535 Encino Ave., Encino, CA 91316 ([7])
  • 10756 Rochester Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024 ([8])
  • 2419 Astral Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90046 ([9])
  • 4250 Navajo Ave Toluca Lake, CA 91602 ([10])
  • 11723 Canton Pl Los Angeles, CA 91604 ([11])
  • 2170 Stradella Rd Los Angeles, CA 90077 ([12])
  • 1642 Queens Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90069 ([13])

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