Home of the Week: Estate has hosted large events in Eagle Rock

Home of the Week: Estate has hosted large events in Eagle Rock
The compound encompasses nearly 3 acres. (Lee Manning)

This Craftsman estate in Eagle Rock has been the site of events for 500 to 1,000 guests, including a presidential address by

Ronald Reagan

. Once the Western home of Milo Bekins, who for decades headed the U.S. moving company started by his father and uncle, the compound includes an outdoor stage, a stand for musicians with electrical hookup and three guesthouses.



1554 Hill Drive, Los Angeles 90041

Asking price:

$3.598 million

Year built:


Living space:

nine bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, about 8,500 square feet

Lot size:

2.81 acres


Two sitting rooms, a dining room that can seat 40, a pub, a billiards room, a gym, a greenhouse, a croquet court, a football/soccer field, a swimming pool

About the area:

In the third quarter, 48 single-family homes sold in the 90041 ZIP Code at a median price of $470,000, according to DataQuick. That was a 12% price increase from the same period last year.


Ernie Carswell, (310) 345-7500, and Doug Skoro, (949) 375-3445, both of Teles Properties

Lauren Beale
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