Robert Finkelhor, Architect
Impeccably restored Spanish Revival Estate sited the hills just above The Sunset Strip affords panoramic city views from Griffith Observatory to downtown and to the ocean. Built in 1926 and designed by architect Robert Finkelhor, who among others designed houses for Bob Hope, Harpo Marx and Barbara Stanwyck among other celebrities. This estate combines period architectural details with modern day amenities and infrastructure. It features a two-story turret entry, period wrought-iron work, dramatic light-fixtures and stained glass. The spacious step down living room features high ceilings, the original tile fireplace, arched windows, and french doors. The master with a step down sitting room/office includes a marble master bath with steam shower and spa tub. There are 3 additional bedrooms and baths, including a guest suite w/bath, a pool room w/bath and kitchen, a gym, an art and music room, and a zen-meditation garden. Original hardwood floors & doors with carved molding accentuate the house. Enjoy entertaining from the upper and lower terraces, from the salt water pool and spa, as well as from the sprawling aromatic terraced gardens.