Spectacular Echo Park Craftsman sited on a private perch above Sunset Blvd. Built in 1908, this lovingly restored home exudes character and grace, but don’t be confused about the iconic Sunset Blvd address as this vintage beauty feels like it’s in a world of its own. From the front porch, you’ll enter to find the original floor plan still intact with a foyer, which leads to a spacious living room with hardwood floors and original moldings, updated wood windows and a vintage light fixture. The adjacent dining room features a beautifully preserved built-in with its rich wood tones on full display. The kitchen has been updated to match the original style of the home with custom birch cabinets. A den with built-in book shelving and bath complete this level. Upstairs you’ll find 4 well sized bedrooms with a large closets and some with views of the Hollywood sign, plus hallway access to the full bath. A linen closet still displays the signed initials of the female builder, architect Allison Barlow. The grounds exude California cool with mature cacti, a stately palm tree and numerous spots for entertaining. Tucked discreetly from view by a large wood fence, the automatic gate opens to reveal parking for 2 from the rear alley. Smack dab in the middle of all the action, you’re just around the corner from restaurants, shops, bars and Echo Park Lake!
4 beds + 2 baths + Den | 2,139 sq ft
Sold for $1,525,000
Listed by Alyssa Valentine (DRE 01517618) + Kurt Wisner (DRE 01431217)