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.

Four-Story, 40-Unit Apartment Building Planned at 601 Wilshire

The project would replace a collection of small commercial buildings.

Local developer WS Communities plans to replace a series of small commercial buildings on Wilshire Boulevard in Santa Monica with a mixed-use apartment complex.