*2022 - Represented Seller 1353 Laveta Terrace, Echo Park Sold for $2,200,000
Experience a distinctive Spanish Revival, gated, private oasis, nestled in the Sunset Boulevard Heights neighborhood of Echo Park. There are two levels with multiple patios for entertaining. The main level features two stunning entrances, two exquisitely remodeled baths with stained glass windows, hardwood floors, beveled glass casement windows, new roof, copper plumbing, tankless water heaters, newer AC, 200 amp panel and CAT5e network drops and greywater system, just to name a few of the many upgrades. The front yard is a lush, professionally landscaped, terraced oasis resembling a Tuscan countryside. Plantings include lemon, blood orange, grapefruit and olive trees. Native drought tolerant foliage, round out this diverse and enchanting garden. Relax on the balcony area off the formal front entry with a glass of tea or coffee in the morning or enjoy wine in the evening as you take in the views of Downtown LA and beyond. The formal entrance to the house includes an original stained glass door and a formal entry with two sets of beveled glass pocket doors. Off the formal entry is a living room with 10 foot coffered ceilings, hardwood floors, an elaborate decorative fireplace and a bay of windows that overlook Downtown LA. The stunning back entrance features beautiful glass doors with wrought iron design, access to an updated kitchen with original built ins and pantry areas. The dining room has a decorative fireplace with beautifully carved wood accents, hardwood floors and another bay of beveled glass casement windows that showcase the front garden and views. The garage has been converted to an office, with ATT Fiber cabling, multiple CAT5e network drops(throughout the house, both floors and office). A French door from the patio area provides access to the office and is the perfect space for a separate working environment and remote meetings. The lower level offers an ADU style space with a separate entrance. This large bonus space features stunning beams, ample lighting, a laundry area and a distinctive, beautifully designed bathroom. Whether using this space as a guest house, a bonus room, office or exercise room, the serene views of the lush landscaping and downtown LA will not disappoint.With a walk score of 96, this walker’s paradise boasts trendy popular coffee shops, eateries, hiking trails, Echo Park Lake, Elysian Park and is close to Dodger Stadium, Silver Lake and Sunset Junction. Easy access to 2/5/101 Freeways. Property is zoned LAR2.