Elegantly fashioned and updated, this English Country style home in Lower Bel-Air, is set on an expansive lot framed by mature landscape, tailored and terraced gardens, canyon and Getty Museum views.
This architecturally designed executive family size home is appointed with 5 large bedrooms and 6 updated bathrooms, affording a flexible floorplan with several sizable multi-functional rooms. French doors open to various patios and terraces in the private and beautiful landscaped outdoor living spaces.
On the main level, the custom designed front door opens to a formal entry hall and an elegant powder room with an Italian antique vanity and stained-glass window. The refined living room is complete with a fireplace, hardwood floors and a handsome wet bar with meticulously crafted wood details. There is also a cozy den/library or media room plus a formal dining room offering garden vistas with access to a brick patio and upper terraced backyard.
The exquisite cook’s kitchen is replete with custom cabinetry featuring multiple built-ins, stainless steel Viking appliances, a Viking range, a large center island and separate breakfast area. The 5th bedroom and bath, off the kitchen area, is perfect for a housekeeper, nanny or a second set of guest quarters. The side door in the breakfast area affords easy access to the adjoining and extended two-car garage.
On the other side end of the house, is the family wing, with four bedrooms including a tasteful primary suite. The bright and expansive primary bedroom has a vaulted ceiling with a sitting area and large fireplace. Bathroom furnished with dual vanities, free standing bathtub and a separate shower. Double French doors open out to a separate patio offering sweeping views of the landscape with steps leading to the terraced backyard oasis. Another ensuite bedroom, with lovely front yard views, positioned at the other end of the family wing, provides a perfect retreat for a teenager or guest. Two additional bedrooms share a hall bath with an oversized shower and a large picture window viewing a private walled garden space. The laundry room is conveniently located in this family wing.
On the lower level, there is a commanding family room with fireplace, wet bar and bathroom. French doors open to lush lawn and gardens with a spacious patio setting. There’s access to this level through the family wing or a separate entrance through the back yard.
On the upper level, there is a unique and sun-drenched bonus room with an accompanying deck offering both indoor and outdoor views overlooking the backyard gardens and beyond. A perfect spot for a private office, artist’s loft, or an isolated work area for the serious researcher or executive requiring privacy and tranquility.
The private, verdant backyard is nothing short of stunning, its terraces and patios are the perfect backdrops for fabulous alfresco entertaining with plenty of space for lounging and dining surrounded by the majestic oaks and sycamores, lawns and gardens, patios, and upper deck fountain.
Minutes from UCLA, Beverly Hills, Westwood, Brentwood, and the Getty Museum. Located in the Warner Avenue School District.