North Hillcrest Road in Beverly Hills is stocked with an impressive number of trophy properties. Along with homes by such notable architects as Paul R. Williams, Wallace Neff, James Dolena, and Hal Levitt, you’ll find this elegant number by John Elgin Woolf, which is now up for grabs.
On a .69-acre lot between Sunset and Doheny, the glamorous Hollywood Regency was completed in 1954 and featured in Town & Country magazine that year. Measuring 5,066 square feet, it has four bedrooms and five baths, arranged around a central nexus containing the living room, library, and bar/lounge.
Other features include the signature oval windows, vertiginous ceilings and doors, parquet wood floors, a massive circular skylight, two fireplaces, built-in bookshelves, lush landscaping, a swimming pool with spa, and a "championship" tennis court. Asking price is $8.85 million.
- 805 North Hillcrest Road [Official site]