Franklin Hills Traditional With Shakespeare Bridge Views – 4159 Franklin

4159 Franklin Avenue is a charming and warm Traditional-style home nestled just up against the historic Shakespeare Bridge on Franklin Avenue in Los Feliz. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, terraces, and a magnificent backyard all combine to make this a unique and inviting opportunity for buyers looking in the Franklin Avenue Elementary School District.

4159 Franklin Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Asking Price

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Square Feet: 1,421
Lot Size: 5,986 sf.
Year Built: 1939

The home was built in 1939, the same year classic films The Wizard of Oz, Gone with the Wind, The Little Princess, and The Women were all released. The neighborhood was then known as Edendale, and was the epicenter of the Hollywood community.

That old movie magic is on full display in the seemingly simple yet altogether refined details found throughout the home. Sold oak flooring, fine fixtures, and well chosen hardware compliment the home’s family-friendly feel, vintage charm. and modern day style. The fireplace boasts authentic Moroccan tile and the bar area is an entertainer’s delight.

The superb half-open kitchen has stunning quartz countertops, new cabinets, farm sink, stylish subway tile, and brand new stainless steel appliances including a gas range.

The adjacent dining room is a casual space to enjoy dinner with friends and family and is open to both the kitchen and the living room.

The gorgeous and bright master suite boasts a walk-in closet, an en suite bath, and a set of French doors that opens out to the delightful yard and gardens.

The en suite master bath features beautiful tile work and a luxurious walk-in shower.

The second and third guest bedrooms are peaceful little getaways with bright light and hardwood floors.

They each share the second bath. Both of the home’s bathrooms have brand new fixtures, toilets, sinks, and hardware.

The home also has off street parking, a garage, laundry room, and a very cute bonus room.

The bonus room has Moroccan tile, built-in shelving, hidden storage, and a half bath. The room is accessed by a separate entrance making this flex space conducive to becoming a guest quarters, home office, writing studio, you name it. Also, the space is not reflected in the home’s square footage listed above.

The half bath is itself its own little piece of stylish art.

The backyard space is private and a truly terrific entertaining space with seemingly room for all you could ask for.

There’s a brand new built-in summer kitchen ideal for year round outdoor grilling. Plus several areas for dining and lounging.

Planter boxes galore are great are currently suffused with drought tolerant succulents but could also double as herb and vegetable gardens.

The yard is surrounded by thriving shrubs, plants, and trees which further add to the getaway feel.

Plus a long strip of grassy yard at the rear of the property could make for the ultimate dog run.

Additional upgrades include a new tankless water heater, new copper piping, new AC ducts, new garage door, brand new Milgard windows, plus new landscaping with a new sprinkler and drip system. 4159 Franklin Avenue makes for excellent East side living close to all the shops and restaurants in Los Feliz Village, and not too far from the studios or downtown.

If you would like to view 4159 Franklin Avenue or find other Los Feliz homes for sale, call me at (323) 697-3040 or email me at jacqueline.tager@sothebyshomes.com.

Listing provided courtesy of John Ashkar, Fred Ashkar • Re/Max Premier Prop Arcadia

Jacqueline Tager | CalBre#: 1476997
jacqueline.tager@sothebyshomes | (323) 697-3040
Sotheby’s International Realty – Los Feliz Brokerage
1801 N Hillhurst Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90027

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