Irving Gill’s Dodge House
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Landmark Houses: Irving Gill’s Dodge House

Financier Bart Lytton, left, is pictured with architect Kurt Meyer in front of the Dodge House in West Hollywood. Lytton bought the landmark house, designed by architect Irving Gill, with the intention of preserving it as part of a new town house development. (Kurt Meyer)
Financier Bart Lytton, left, is pictured with architect Kurt Meyer in front of the Dodge House. (Kurt Meyer)
This aerial view of a community model taken in 1967 show how in Irving Gill’s Dodge House in West Hollywood was intended to be the center of a new town house development designed by architect Kurt Meyer. Residents of newly constructed housing units would have used the landmark as a kind of community clubhouse. (Kurt Meyer)
After investors took control of the project, Gill’s masterpiece was demolished – cleared away to make room for more units of new housing. (Marvin Rand)
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