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El Pueblo Ribera Court is a complex of twelve duplexes at 230–248 Gravilla Street and 230–309 Playa del Sur in La Jolla, San Diego, California. It was designed in 1923 by the Austrian-American Rudolf Schindler. Schindler's most famous works are in and around Los Angeles; El Pueblo Ribera is his only work in San Diego.

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El Pueblo Ribera, side view of the complex from the west
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El Pueblo Ribera, view from south of east end of complex

History

The complex was built in Modern architectural style. Each unit originally consisted of a bedroom on the ground level, and a sleeping porch on the upper level. Each unit enjoys a view of La Jolla's Windansea Beach.

The San Diego Historical Society declared the complex a historic district in 1977 (historic site #117).

Coordinates: 32°49′43.69″N 117°16′44.31″W / 32.8288028°N 117.2789750°W / 32.8288028; -117.2789750

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