Minutes away from shopping and entertainment, this 7 bed, 4 1/2 bath, private and gated Italian Revival Estate is rich in history. Here legendary vocal coach Seth Riggs has worked with many of the world's greatest stars - including Michael Jackson, Madonna and Ray Charles. It is also home to Swedish actress and performer Margareta Svensson known from, among other things, Swedish Hollywood Wives. The dramatic entry opens to marble floors and an exquisite spiral staircase. The bright captivating step-down living room has hardwood floors, fireplace, and French doors opening to the lush front yard and rose garden to the side. French doors also lead to the spacious concert-lecture and theater room with wet bar. Each room is encapsulated in custom crown moldings, adding to the luxurious feeling. The large country gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar, leads into the formal dining room rich with mahogany paneling, and fireplace. The circular informal dining room overlooks pool, spa and garden with guesthouse and rehearsal studios straight across. With a large master suite and family bedrooms upstairs, this estate from a bygone era is a treasure in the heart of stately Hancock Park.
Bearing an undeniable worldly cognizance is Swedish-born Magnus Hellberg, a true hands-on leader and collaborator representing the Los Angeles real estate community for more than a decade and an original partner at Partners Trust, Pacific Union since its inception in 2009. Magnus is best known for his ability to serve his clients, a forte in real estate accomplished by leveraging his attention to detail and communication skills in tune with their specific needs, coupled with extensive knowledge of the Los Angeles real estate landscape. With his caring demeanor and results-driven approach, Magnus goes well beyond merely selling homes; he changes lives.