Home of the Day: Euro-inspired tennis court estate above Sunset Strip

Home of the Day: A European-inspired tennis court estate above Sunset Strip

This European-inspired villa, on a coveted double lot in Hollywood Hills West, is adorned throughout with delicate crown molding, chandeliers and floor-to-ceiling wall paneling. Rows of French doors open to wide terraces and an entertainer's space with a pool, set off by jetliner views. Mixing international flavor, a pagoda-style gazebo sits adjacent to the sunken tennis court.

Location: 1892 Rising Glen, Hollywood Hills West, 90069

Asking price: $17 million

Year built: 1959

House size: 6,800 square feet, five bedrooms, six bathrooms

Lot size: 25,818 square feet

Features: Marble, tile, hardwood flooring, French doors, double-height entrance, crystal chandeliers, formal living room, dining room, updated chef's kitchen, office/study, exercise room, terraces, patio, outdoor dining area, pool and spa, tennis court, Pagoda-style gazebo, guesthouse with kitchenette, city and ocean views

About the area: Last year, there were 195 single-family homes sold in the 90069 ZIP Code at a median sales price of $2.25 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 32.4% increase in median price year-over-year.

Agent: Michael Sutton, (424) 285-1944, The Agency

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