This 1927 Mediterranean Revival, on the market for the first time in more than half a century, sits among tall palms near the base of Griffith Park. Designed by noted period architect W.C. Tanner, the residence retains such original details as Australian gumwood doors and windows, a hand-crafted fireplace and groin vault ceilings. Set above the pool and spa, a large entertainer's terrace centers on views from city to sea.
Location: 2580 Nottingham Ave., Los Angeles 90027
Asking price: $4.997 million
Year built: 1927
Architects: W.C. Tanner
House size: 5,493 square feet, five bedrooms, six bathrooms
Lot size: 0.43 acre
Features: Hardwood flooring, vaulted ceilings, custom built-ins, colonnade entry, formal living room, dining room, library with built-ins, studio, entertainer's area with wet bar, terrace, patio, formal gardens, pool and spa
About the area: There were 53 homes sold in the 90027 ZIP Code over the last 90 days at a median sale price of $1.05 million, according to Redfin. The median list price for that area is $1.6 million,
Agent: Richard Yohon and Konstantine Valissarakos, (323) 665-1700, Sotheby's International Realty
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