If you’re looking for an unspoiled, emotionally evocative Spanish, complete with its vintage 1930 detail lovingly maintained and gleaming with pride, this is it! Set in prime Westwood’s sought-after Little Holmby on one of its most desired avenues, this extremely special home has been cared for by one family for almost 50 years. Poised for its restoration, this masterpiece has authenticity at nearly every turn, its original ironwork, inlaid wood floors, colorful tile, stenciled, carved wood beams and leaded stained-glass windows uncommonly intact.
A courtyard entry and formal foyer opens to a dramatic living room with its beamed cathedral ceiling, large stained-glass picture window and romantic center fireplace. There’s a cozy wood-paneled den with yet another fireplace and another stained-glass window, bathing the room in colorful light. The formal dining room has a coffered ceiling and overlooks a private stone patio space, perfect for hosting dinner parties, al fresco style. A sun-bathed family room, with plenty of space for a casual breakfast area, opens to the kitchen and also to the wonderful, sun-dappled backyard with its many outdoor entertaining spaces set against the backdrop of a mature, pastoral landscape.And the original kitchen! It is truly something special to behold and has adjacent to it, a separate laundry room and a fourth en-suite bedroom, perfect as a housekeeper’s or guest’s room or as a home office. A colorfully-tiled powder room completes the first floor.
The dramatic staircase is charmed by a library loft landing, complete with another artful stained-glass window. Upstairs are three spacious ensuite bedrooms, each with good closet space and colorfully-tiled baths. There’s even an elevator!
Centrally located in the coveted Warner Avenue School District, within close proximity to UCLA, Beverly Hills, Westwood Village and all its shopping and dining.
Detached two-car garage and security system.