Set on a quiet cul-de-sac in the Hollywood Hills enclave of Lakeridge Estates, commanding some of the most exciting views Los Angeles has to offer, this architect-designed, custom built home exudes a warm, historic, Southern Traditional Style. Immerse yourself in unobstructed views of sparkling Lake Hollywood, the iconic Hollywood sign, the hills of Griffith Park and the glittering lights of Downtown Los Angeles. This exquisite location is truly like no other. This centrally located home allows easy access to multiple areas of the city, but retains the feeling of a private oasis, miles from the hectic pace of the city. Built using the finest materials and with master craftsmanship attending to every detail, this impressive home has been extremely well-maintained with pride of ownership evident in every corner. It has beautiful curb appeal with its high-pitched slate roof and its deep, gracious front porch. The formal foyer leads to a dramatic living room with its 20-foot-high wood-beamed ceiling, its stately fireplace and its tall, disappearing glass doors leading outside to the terrace and dazzling vistas. The house is flooded with an abundance of natural light and the open floorplan is built for modern entertaining, Southern California style, with seamless flow from room to room and from the interiors to the exteriors. For truly unforgettable gatherings, your guests will delight in the expansive brick alfresco entertaining terrace running the length of the house. Completely private and tranquil, large enough to host family and friends, lounging and dining under the sun and stars, surrounded by some of the most coveted vistas Los Angeles has to offer. Beautiful detailed custom millwork throughout, bookcases, spaces for showcasing art, gorgeous fireplace mantelpieces, crown moldings, wall paneling, extra-high ceilings and more. Authentic French pavers, imported from chateaux in France, and wood floors gleam with good taste. The well-equipped, open kitchen area features custom cabinetry with plenty of built-ins, a pantry, and a center island with bar seating for six. Keeping the chef company is easy in the attached family room, complete with a cozy brick fireplace and wide-open access to the terrace and views. The formal dining room, with custom built-ins and pocket doors, is off the entry, allowing for celebrations or a quiet meal while looking out at the peaceful front porch and beautiful garden. A lovely guest suite that can be closed off for privacy featuring two wonderful bedrooms sharing a large hall bath. An additional guest bedroom with an adjacent bath is located off the kitchen area. Easy and direct access to a roomy two-car garage completes the first floor. Up a sweeping staircase, you will find a elegant primary bedroom retreat, featuring a separate sitting room complete with a romantic fireplace and a wide-open deck space, allowing an additional opportunity to take in the mesmerizing views. The primary bath has double vanities and a separate soaking tub and shower. Plentiful closet space and an adjacent room that can be used easily as a home office, library, additional closet space or nursery. Another more-intimate patio space, ideal for hosting smaller gatherings and taking in more of the magnificent views. An adjacent bonus room upstairs completes the interior spaces. Creature comforts here are plentiful, a centrally located elevator, a laundry chute, a three-zone HVAC system, a security system and an enormous amount of storage throughout the house and garage. The house is wired for music and cable TV throughout. Freeway-close and central to much of what Los Angeles has to offer.