Elysian Heights/ Silverlake hilltop view home on quiet street adjacent to Elysian Park, a 600 acre natural park right next to Downtown Los Angeles. Mid-century architectural post and beam 1800 square feet, 3 decks, completely remodeled in 2006, with jetliner views of all of Hollywood, the Santa Monica Mountains, the Hollywood sign, Getty Center, Downtown and to the ocean. One King bedroom, one master bath, one bedroom and full bath, plus single adult-size day bed with new foam mattress, and single deluxe air bed, sleeps 6+ crib. Guest unit next door sleeps additional 4 - ask for quote. Granite kitchen, dishwasher, bar sink and pantry, dining room. High-end spa on deck adjacent to master suite. Hardwood floors & tile bath, gated parking with carport, wi-fi, cable, flat screen HD TV, DVD, central heat and air, very private, outdoor view patio & decks with seating and BBQ. Great neighborhood close to all freeways, Hollywood, Downtown, Pasadena, hip and trendy Echo Park/Silverlake, all with much less traffic than the crowded West Side
Laundry room off main porch, with high efficiency stack washer and gas dryer, laundry sink, tile counter and tile floor.
Nearby Attractions: Dodger Stadium
Griffith Park and Observatory
Magic Mountain Six Flags Amusement Park
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
La Brea Tar Pits
Angeles National Forest
The Beaches, Malibu and Santa Monica Pier
Petersen Auto Museum
Descanso Gardens (also great for kids.)
Huntington Library and Gardens (world class museum and gardens, with a famous children’s garden, plan on getting wet there, and don’t miss the cactus garden.)
Santa Anita Race Track
Los Angeles Arboreteum
Norton Simon Museum of Art (check out the sculpture garden.)
The Getty Center
The Noah’s Ark Exhibit at the Skirball Center (for children)
Walt Disney Concert Hall
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
The Ahmanson Theatre
The Los Angeles Public Library
The Los Angeles Opera
Chinatown & Little Tokyo
Los Angeles Zoo
Community events Nearby: The Rose Parade (Pasadena) every New Years Day
The LA Marathon
LA Convention Center
Neighborhood Amenities: Hip Echo Park and Silver Lake restaurants, shops and nightlife steps away
Farmers Market Every Fri 3-8 pm Downtown Echo Park 1 block south of Sunset - taste the farm-fresh organic and heirloom produce we are so proud to call the bounty of Southern California, from farms as far north as Bakersfield, to as far south as Temecula. Artisan french breadmaker, Middle Eastern dips and sauces, local honey, chicken and eggs, strawberries and citrus, nuts and sprouts, coffee, and ready-made goodies like roasted chicken, tamales and flan to name just some our favorite booths.
Griffith Park Pool near the corner of Riverside and Los Feliz Blvd. Family swims and lap swims. Outdoor, seasonal and unheated, open in summer.
Echo Deep Pool, a large indoor pool, just south of the 101 in Echo Park which is very close by
Beaches - you are within 30 minutes of several great spots, including Huntington Beach (1-5 to 605 S), Santa Monica (I-10 West), Malibu/Point Dume (take 101 West to Topanga Canyon) ++
East in the San Gabriel Mountains (210-East) are swimming lakes at parks, within 30 minutes.
Echo Park Lake is a 5 minute drive or 20 minute walk, where you can rent paddle boats and fish, walk around. Fun playground, roasted corn on the cob, swap meet-style vendors on Sunday (currently closet and undergoing renovations until Spring 2013)
The owners work at restoring vintage homes, as a profession and as a passion, and are happy to share their custom pied-a-terre in Los Angeles with guests from all over the world.
Echo Park Hills with its views and Elysian Park right across the street make this location very special for the owners. They have been residents of Echo Park for 12 years and are committed to revitalizing the amazing homes of the area, and contributing to the vibrant arts community.
A view unparalleled by any in the high-priced areas of Hollywood Hills, Sunset Strip and custom mid-century design, with walls of windows as well as complete privacy.