Home of the Day: A colonial Craftsman duplex in Eagle Rock for $850,000


This updated Colonial Craftsman in Eagle Rock is distinguished by its symmetrical facade, clipped-gable roofline and columns flanking the front entry. Curved archways and ceilings and a Batchelder-style tile fireplace are in keeping with the vintage of the 1920s home. Modern updates include new hardwood floors and a remodeled kitchen.

Location: 5081-5083 Highland View Ave., Los Angeles, 90041

Asking price: $850,000

Year built: 1922

House size: 1,749 square feet, four bedrooms, two bathrooms

Lot size: 9,799 square feet

Features: Period details, new hardwood floors, arched doorways; living room with Batchelder tile-style fireplace; updated kitchen; second unit with one bedroom, one bathroom and kitchenette; brick patio with outdoor fireplace


About the area: In November, 14 single-family homes sold in the 90041 ZIP Code at a median price of $675,000, according to Corelogic. That was a 2.9% decrease in price from November 2014.

Agents: The Botsford Group, Partners Trust Real Estate, (626) 696-4800

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