Mid-Century Modern conceived in 1954 by appraised USC architect A. H. Galpert seamlessly embraces the Mid-Century post and beam architecture. This period-correct piece of LA history sits on a flat usable view lot in the Hollywood Hills adjacent to Universal Studios. Known as the Gardiner home, this single-story 3bed 4bath time capsule showcases light-filled living spaces that harmoniously connect with the outdoors through floor-to-ceiling windows. The expanded living room spotlights a large built-in seating area with a beautiful underlit marigold couch has been tastefully added to compliment the original material palette. Original kitchen with vintage hardware throughout, orange Formica counters, Fisher & Paykel fridge, and a Western Holly oven. Featuring warm, rich Ipe hardwood, new in-ground pool & spa, and a top-of-the-line Jacuzzi Infrared Sauna, the newly redone backyard was designed with beauty and durability in mind. Other notable details include updated bathrooms, brick fireplace, wood paneled walls, clerestory windows, cork floors, off-street parking for 3 cars, and 240-volt electric car charger. Private secondary suite with a separate entrance for guests. Available only for the 3rd time ever on market! A rare opportunity to own an iconic Mid-Century home.