Home of the Day: Storybook setting in Beachwood Canyon

Whimsical setting in Beachwood Canyon for $1.195 million

Steep rooflines and a cone-shaped turret known as a witch’s cap lend a whimsical quality to this 1920s home in Hollywood Hills known as the Erbes Residence. The vintage of the house, designed by Henry F. Withey, is evident in its barrel-vaulted ceilings, wrought iron accents and original tile. Double-hung windows and French doors take in canyon views.

Location: 3072 Belden Drive, Los Angeles, 90068

Price: $1.195 million

Year built: 1924

Architect: Henry F. Withey

House size: 1,888 square feet, three bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms

Lot size: 7,318 square feet

Features: Hardwood flooring, vintage tile, cathedral ceilings, formal living room with fireplace, kitchen, master suite with fireplace, bonus room/writing studio, balcony with canyon views, patio, walking path, mature trees

About the area: The median sale price in the 90068 ZIP Code in December was $1.188 million based on 17 sales, according to DataQuick. That was a 4.2% drop in median sale price year-over-year.

Agents: Barry Sloane and Marc Silver, Sotheby’s International Realty, (310) 724-1844

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