Romantic Mediterranean on Hillside Ave

Romantic Mediterranean on Hillside Ave

8650 Hillside Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90069

8650 Hillside Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90069

It may look like a big green box as you first approach it, but this 4 BR / 3BA home in the Hollywood Hills above the sunset strip is a showcase in a warm and romantic way. Add a bocce ball court and some grape vines to the yard and there’ll be little to distinguish a life here from one in the hillsides of Liguria overlooking Genoa and the Mediterranean.

 Villa Bella Vista, as it has been appropriately named, is a splendidly restored and re-imagined mini-estate situated comfortably on a knoll, providing it with stellar views from practically every room in the house.

Villa Bella Vista, as it has been appropriately named, is a splendidly restored and re-imagined mini-estate situated comfortably on a knoll, providing it with stellar views from practically every room in the house.

 The remodel includes updates with state of the art amenities, while maintaining the classic architectural integrity and character of this golden era home.

The remodel includes updates with state of the art amenities, while maintaining the classic architectural integrity and character of this golden era home.

 The living room features a coved ceiling and a fireplace flanked by French doors that open to spacious professionally landscaped grounds with a sparkling new pool and spa.

The living room features a coved ceiling and a fireplace flanked by French doors that open to spacious professionally landscaped grounds with a sparkling new pool and spa.

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 As you enter the home, you face a staircase leading to the second floor and, to the left, an open-flowing dining room and kitchen area. It's a bit of an uncommon layout, but I really like it.

As you enter the home, you face a staircase leading to the second floor and, to the left, an open-flowing dining room and kitchen area. It’s a bit of an uncommon layout, but I really like it.

 So many windows, so much sunlight.

So many windows, so much sunlight.

 This brand new kitchen is superb. It features Caesarstone and honed Carrara marble counters and top-of-the-line appliances. I particularly dig the fire engine red commercial-style stove.

This brand new kitchen is superb. It features Caesarstone and honed Carrara marble counters and top-of-the-line appliances. I particularly dig the fire engine red commercial-style stove.

 he curve of the cabinetry and counter space at the end of the kitchen is another feature that I love. It’s one of those simple design elements that is perfectly suited for its space and the kind of thing that you’ll find yourself loving as you make

he curve of the cabinetry and counter space at the end of the kitchen is another feature that I love. It’s one of those simple design elements that is perfectly suited for its space and the kind of thing that you’ll find yourself loving as you make use of it every day.

 With its large French door windows and a fireplace for chilly nights, this huge master suite is a dream.

With its large French door windows and a fireplace for chilly nights, this huge master suite is a dream.

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 here are other photos of that show the bathrooms' beautiful finishes, but this shot captures more of the charm that this house embodies.

here are other photos of that show the bathrooms’ beautiful finishes, but this shot captures more of the charm that this house embodies.

 What a great place to relax on a warm summer evening.

What a great place to relax on a warm summer evening.

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If you would like to see this or any other property, call me to make an appointment. David Kubiczky, PLG Estates – 323.497.7555

8650 Hillside Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90069

Listing Price: $2,499,000
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Square Feet: 2,261
Lot Size: 8,344 sf
Price Per SF: $1105.26
Year Built: 1927
Pool: Heated
Air: Air Conditioning
Floor: Hardwood
Parking: Garage
Views: City Lights
Fireplace: Living Room, Master Bedroom
MLS #: 12-637367

Listing courtesy of Peter Lavin and Alistair Duncan of Links Real Estate.

Note: Information above reflects market status as of the date this post was originally published. Feel free to call for current market status.

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