1424 S. Ridgeley Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90019
Wonderful 1930 English Tudor gem in the heart of Los Angeles: Lovingly and faithfully restored with period details and modern amenities. Charm and character galore! Move-in ready!
Lovingly Restored 1930's English Tudor Classic perched on a knoll in the heart of Los Angeles! A rare Character 1930's Gem that must be experienced in person to fully appreciate. Located next to Wilshire Vista/Picfair Village. Very move-in ready w/ newer roof, updated electrical, copper plumbing, fresh paint, hot water heater, grassy lawns, sprinklers & rain gutter system. Home features gated front veranda porch, classic Tudor Red Brick Veneer, Formal entry area, Barrel-cove Ceilings, Peg-&-groove hardwood floors. Updated large light & bright Kitchen & Breakfast Area. Fabulous art-deco bathroom, Fresh Paint, great backyard space, mature fruit trees(lemon & plums!). Huge 2-Car "Schoolhouse" garage & bonus 1000+ sq. ft. finished attic means there is potential to expand & never run out of space. For pastry lovers, this home is steps away from La Maison du Pain bakery & Bloom Cafe on Pico. PRICED TO SELL!!
The fieldstone entryway with an ornate domed ceiling leads to a pair of archways. Step-down into the living room with pristine original peg-and-groove oak and walnut hardwood floors, textured walls, and a coved ceiling. Huge front picture window with swing-open side panes and UV protection, custom velvet draperies with ornate rods, custom painting, and Deco-style sconces. Large wood-burning fireplace with a spectacular built-in original custom wrought iron screen, handsome stone mantle with a niche (plus electrical outlet) above, and a fieldstone hearth. Matching bookshelf included.
A warm and inviting wood-paneled formal dining room is perfect for entertaining with French doors (UV protected) and custom designer draperies, alcove, coved ceiling, custom painting, and a designer light fixture.
No detail has been overlooked! Throughout the house marvel at the beautifully refinished hardwood floors, original paneled doors with exquisite Deco hardware intact, and crown molding. Upgraded period-style light fixtures and designer switch/outlet plates with dimmer switches adorn every room.
A large, bright and cheerful, updated kitchen with plenty of cabinets, ample counter space, and room for an island. Original floor-to-ceiling tile work sets off the cook area with a spectacular vintage OÃ�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Keefe and Merrit range, griddle, and oven! Modern conveniences abound with a dishwasher, garbage disposal, and stainless steel double sink with spray nozzle. Enjoy informal family meals in the sunny breakfast nook with textured walls and an architectural ceiling. Custom painting shows off all the period charm of this roomy eat-in kitchen.
Minutes to shopping and entertainment (The Grove/ Farmers Market, Century City, Beverly Center, Westside Pavilion, Westfield Culver City Mall), Culver City, Downtown LA, beaches, restaurants, museums, theatres, and movies. Huge LoweÃ�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½s shopping center coming soon on Pico Blvd.
Footsteps away from fabulous bakeries (French and gluten-free), delicious cafes (SkyÃ�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½s Tacos, CJÃ�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½s, Bloom, Chic, City Best Mediterranean Ã�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�ï¿½Ã�Â¦), shopping (Darren's Gifts, Pinky RoseÃ�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�ï¿½Ã�Â¦), and galleries. Coming soon one corner away: a shopping center featuring a more shopping and restaurants!!! Tom Bradley Youth and Family Community Center is a few short blocks away.
Centrally located with easy freeway access (10, 405, and 101). Ridgeley Drive is the only street in the area that is not a north/south thoroughfare due to Saturn Street Elementary School (2011 API 789) at the end of the block. Minutes from one of the best middle and high schools in the nation, LACES magnet (2011 API 895).
New Ã�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Rings of SaturnÃ�ï¿½Ã�Â¢Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½Ã�Â¯Ã�Â¿Ã�Â½ Community School Park at the end of your block! A half million dollar project will soon transform a large part of Saturn Street Elementary School into a lush park equipped with an edible garden, a reading garden, a native garden, a forest, a meadow, two playscapes, a walking path, a human sundial, a basketball court, and an amphitheater!