Hancock Park

Hancock Park

Hancock Park is a historical neighborhood east of La Brea.  The greatest architects built single family homes in various styles such as Period Revival, Tudor, English, Monterey Revival, Spanish Colonial Revival, Mediterranean, and American Revival, for all members of the Los Angeles society.  The original Rancho La Brea area was purchase by Major Henry Hancock in 1863.  The Residential subdivision of Hancock Park was developed by Major Hancock's son, G. Allan Hancock in the 1920s.