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The homes were "inspired by the classic brownstones of New York City and London," but have decidedly contemporary appearances.
Neighbors had fought the development, calling it too big and contemporary for the surrounding 1920s bungalows.
Built by MGM prop man Louis Wurfl in 1922, the bungalows are described as "a rich piece of Echo Park history" and "quintessentially Los Angeles."
Plans were filed Wednesday with the city to carve up property on Hollywood Boulevard just across the street from the Los Feliz park. Three of the 21 homes would be live-work units.
Each of the homes is about 2,000 square feet and comes with a rooftop deck.
Habitat 6, designed by Rios Clementi Hale Studios, contains six three-story residences. The Scandinavian-influenced units all come with high-end finishes, private yards and patios, and two-car direct entry garages. Prices start at $1.2 million.