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Redo maximizes the views from site above Beverly Hills

Updated and expanded for modern living, the 1960s house takes advantage of its hillside location.
(Brandon Arant)

Perched above Beverly Hills on nearly half an acre, the solar-powered Tower Grove House was expanded and remodeled two years ago. Floor-to-ceiling walls of glass and expansive windows bring in views of the infinity pool, the cityscape and the ocean. A gym with glass on three sides juts out over the property’s hillside.

Address: 1547 Tower Grove Dr., Beverly Hills 90210

Price: $12.5 million


Built: 1961

Lot size: 20,711 square feet

House size: 5,300 square feet, four bedrooms, five bathrooms

Features: Eat-in kitchen with an island, family room, formal dining room, library with a bar, den, master suite office and dual closets, three-car garage with two electric car charging stations, “smart house” integrated audio/video/lighting system, air purification system


About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 90210 ZIP Code in February was $3.775 million based on 19 sales, according to CoreLogic. That was a 12% decrease compared with the same month the previous year.

Agent: Juliette Hohnen, (323) 422-7147, Douglas Elliman Real Estate

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