A 1960s hotel in Encino could meet with the wrecking ball, as its owner pursues a larger development on the site.

Yesterday, DKN Hotels filed plans with the City of Los Angeles to raze the 70-key Sherman Hotel at 15485 W. Ventura Boulevard a larger building with 158 guest rooms in its place.

DKN, which is based out of Irvine, owns nine hotels in multiple counties across Southern California.

Additional details about their plans for Ventura Boulevard are currently unclear.

15485 Ventura Boulevard. Image via Google Maps.
15485 Ventura Boulevard. Image via Google Maps.

From the Web

Small Lot Saturday: Eight Houses in Eagle Rock

The project would replace three existing homes.

Irvine-based developer Calcagnie Group has plans for another small lot subdivision in Northeast Los Angeles, this time on the border between Eagle Rock and Highland Park.

The latest project, located at 6845-6855 N. Figueroa Street, would replace three existing houses with eight new residences.