637 S Lucerne Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90005 (Hancock Park)

Historic Cultural Monument #403, by John C. Austin, Architect of Los Angeles' City Hall, The Griffith Observatory, and The Shrine Auditorium. This rare and magnificent example of authentic early 1900's architecture features extraordinarily high ceilings, massive public rooms for gracious entertaining, gorgeous woodworking details in paneling, molding, columns, and windows throughout the interior. The palatial mansion features a grand entry hall with a large fireplace, enormous living room, elegant formal dining room, library, updated gourmet kitchen, with 2 butler pantries, and a light ...filled breakfast room. Additional features include 8 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 powder rooms, 7 fireplaces, a grand stairway to the upstairs center hall, a screening room, and upstairs kitchens on the 2nd and 3rd floors. The guest house, includes two full apartments each with their own kitchens and baths. Gated and private, there is a large motor court with a porte cochere.


Public Records

Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 07/2015:

  • Single Family Residential
  • 9,918 sqft
  • Heating: Central
  • County: Los Angeles
  • 9 Bedrooms
  • Lot Size: 0.43 acres
  • 1 Unit
  • Tax Rate Code Area: 0-067
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Built In 1902
  • 1 Building