The Hamptons in Hollywood… designer done & former home of legendary filmmaker Preston Sturges, this gated traditional rich in Hollywood history has been meticulously restored to its original 1921 grandeur & updated with modern finishes. At roughly 7000 sq.ft., nestled at the foothills of Runyon Canyon, “The Sturges” has mature hedges to ensure utmost privacy, a lush front yard featuring a reflecting fountain & covered front porch. The 1st level includes a magnificent 1,800sq.ft. grand room w/ an original antique copper topped bar & fireplace, dining room, chef’s eat-in kitchen w/ La Cornue range & a luxurious gentleman’s room (rumored to be the site of Charlie Chaplin’s first wedding). Upstairs master suite w/ a fireplace & French doors to a rooftop terrace offering city views. 3 additional en-suite guest beds w/ patios. Approx. 1200 sq.ft. guesthouse attached w/ full kitchen, dining area, laundry & patio. This sophisticated, timeless Connecticut-style home is available furnished.
Date Sold: June 10th, 2015
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