A blanket of palms and tropical landscaping provide cover for this updated contemporary in the Laurel Canyon area of Hollywood Hills West. An open-space design offers the classic Southern California feel, clean aesthetic and indoor-outdoor flow that have become synonymous with the style. The second-floor master suite opens to a private deck space overlooking the relaxed grounds.
Location: 8215 Kirkwood Drive, Los Angeles, 90046
Asking price: $995,000
Year built: 1967
House size: 1,398 square feet, two bedrooms, two bathrooms
Lot size: 3,988 square feet
Features: Open-space floor plan, hardwood flooring, beamed ceilings, industrial accents, kitchen with commercial grade appliances, dining area, living room with fireplace, master bedroom with deck access, outdoor living room, covered patio, tiered grounds, tropical landscaping
About the area: There were 22 single-family homes sold in the 90046 ZIP Code in the month of November at a median sales price of $1.2 million, according to DataQuick. That was about a 2% drop in median price year-over-year.
Agent: Stephen Parisi, (310) 275-1000, Deasy/Penner & Partners
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