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1908 N Alvarado
LOS ANGELES, CA 90039


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Property Remarks

Designed by architect Scott Van Houten. This modern architectural home in the hills of Echo Park offers views of the Los Angeles skyline, Elysian Heights, and the Hollywood sign. Natural light and cool breezes fill the house from an abundance of windows, sliding doors and unique skylights throughout. A cantilevered staircase leads to the 3 bedrooms each with their own balcony extending the living space. A gas or wood fireplace, warm hardwood floors, carpet, living room, gourmet kitchen & dinning room, which round out the comfortable and unpretentious floor plan while the back yard hosts a jacuzzi on the patio & wooden deck adjacent to the dining room. This stunning property also includes a guest house / studio apartment with separate entrance and a studio/garage, which is perfect for creative projects or parking. Drought-tolerant front and rear cactus landscape gardens provide a dramatic Southwestern aesthetic.

Property Details

MLS#
OC17249445MR
Days on Market
8
Year Built
2000
Lot Size
0.12 Acres
Property Subtype
Single Family

Location

State
CA
Area
Silver Lake - Echo Park
County
Los Angeles

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Listing provided courtesy of Jon Babiracki , Harcourts Elite


Exterior

Lot Acreage
0.12
Garage Spaces
1
Waterfront
No

View
City Lights
Hills
Panoramic

Interior

Bedroom Features
All Bedrooms Up
Walkincloset
Bathroom Count
4 Full Baths
Equip/Appliances
Inside
Refrigerator
Laundry
Inside
Disability Access
Other Main Level Modifications

Additional Property Details

Guest House
No
Available for Lease
No
Horse Property
No
Maids
No

Community Features
Sidewalks
AC/Cooling
Central
Heating
Central

Echo Park

Known for its iconic lotus-covered lake, which has dramatic views of the Los Angeles skyline, Echo Park is an urban community that is known for attracting creative types seeking a home in the heart of everything.

Real Estate: Echo Park plays an early role in Los Angeles’ history and features many stately older homes. Echo Park real estate is varied and includes apartments, single family and multi-family residences. The neighborhood of Angelino Heights is famous for its Victorian homes. Newer urban lofts and developments are starting to pop up throughout the area including along Sunset Boulevard.

Community Life: Echo Park is packed with restaurants old and new, independent retail boutiques, art galleries and nightlife especially in the Sunset Boulevard area. Residents can get a great workout climbing some of Echo Park’s many steep staircases. The Friday evening farmers market always attracts a lively crowd.

Education: Echo Park is served by the Los Angeles Unified School District and local schools included Elysian Heights Elementary, Clifford Street Elementary, and Logan Street Span School. Private schools include Golden West Christian and Baxter Montessori.

Transportation: This area is surrounded by the 2, 5, 110 and 101 freeways and has many bus lines and public transportation options.

Local Attractions: The lake is a major attraction and is home to many festivals and events throughout the year. Echo Park also borders Elysian Park and Dodger Stadium. Early moviemaking took place in the area known as Edendale which spanned Silver Lake and Echo Park.

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