Home of the Week: A Moorish masterpiece in Hollywood Hills West

A keyhole-arched front door dressed in ornamental details sets the stage for this Moorish Revival-style home in Hollywood Hills West. Designed by architect William L. Skidmore, the 1920s house opens through a foyer to a step-down living room with a wall of arches and original stained glass windows. An art deco-inspired wet bar further underscores the Golden Age vibe.

The details

Location: 8003 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, 90046

Asking price: $3.995 million


Year built: 1925

Living area: 5,082 square feet, five bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms

Lot size: 9,773 square feet

Features: Original period details; ebony hardwood floors; chef’s kitchen; front deck with city-light views; two-story guesthouse; smart home automation; automatic shades; city-light views


About the area: In the 90046 ZIP Code, based on 27 sales, the median price for single-family homes in April was $1.807 million, a 7.2% increase compared with the same month last year, according to CoreLogic.

Agents: Josh Flagg and Bobby Boyd, (310) 623-8703, Rodeo Realty

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