"Shangri-La" "1: a remote beautiful imaginary place where life approaches perfection. 2: UTOPIA" Come home to Shangri-La! This idyllic hideaway is a zen retreat tucked away in the Hollywood Hills. The owner is a designer architect, that created this tranquil home to be his personal heavenly getaway at the end of the day. As you enter the property, the lush tropical gardens and waterfalls transport you from the outside world to your own private sanctuary. The playful exterior graphics were inspired by the Lego Museum in Frankfurt, Germany. The distinctive vision of this 4 bedroom, 5 bath home has several floors of perfectly designed rooms with 10 skylights and walls of windows to bring light and nature into the living space. The main level features an entry living room with fireplace, Italian terra cotta floors and skylights. This space steps up to a wrap around window dining room with views of theMountains, the Hollywood Sign and the Observatory. Glass shelves create room dividers that still maintain an open concept living area. Walls of cerused oak paneling compliment the Asian esthetic with high beamed ceilings and handcrafted staircase railings from Eucalyptus trees. Floating steps lead to the front BR suite with Cove lighting and hand painted doors which can be closed to black out the room. A custom mirrored bath and washer/dryer are accessed from the hallway. The Den features a butlers kitchen with bar area, fireplace and hidden office that opens to a private balcony. The combined floor plan allows for a multi-generational living opportunity. Heavy wood doors can close to separate the living quarters in order to divide the spaces. Each person can have their own living area, kitchen and washer/dryer. Upstairs, the Primary bedroom suite features a lounge area with a coffee bar and refrigerator, a sunken spa tub for 4, that can be covered and used as a sitting area. Enter the PrimaryBedroom through the Japanese Shoji screen doors with elegant Tatami floor mats, fireplace and skylight. At night the window is the perfect frame to the DTLA skyline. Primary shower and dressing area with large closet space and convenient washer and dryer. Slate Floors have radiant heat. Second ensuite bedroom has large closet spaces and views of the mountains. Windows in the shower frame the views as you bathe. The windows in the upstairs office give the perfect picture view of the sunrise above theObservatory and the Hollywood Sign. The home features Custom Cove lighting throughout each space. The downstairs guest unit has its own entrance below the house. Walls of windows frame the view of the private lanai with waterfall and pond. This one bedroom has its own living room, shower/bath and small kitchen and storage. Assessor shows 3BR + 2Baths at 1299 sqft total for the house.
3,402 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA
4,652 Sq.Ft. lot
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