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Franklin Hills Spanish Built by Designer of the Iconic Pantages Theatre – 1570 Sanborn Ave.

Own a piece of Hollywood history with this fabulous Spanish-style home in Los Feliz’s wonderful Franklin Hills neighborhood. The home was built in 1928 by sculptor Steven Gaal making it one of the original homes in the area. Gaal was a prestigious artist who also designed the iconic Egyptian and Pantages theatre interiors. After moving to Los Angeles in 1925, he established this as his studio-home where he sculpted portrait busts, whippets, and commemorative coins. Gaal also worked with Walt Disney on some of his early cartoon characters and then painted sets for Universal, Paramount, and United Artists.

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The Van Pelt Estate at 2131-2149 Lyric Avenue in Los Feliz’s Franklin Hills

Welcome to the “John A. Van Pelt Residence. A 2 ½ acre compound with no less than five residential structures, twelve fireplaces, eight fountains, parking for fourteen cars, and one glorious pool all perched atop Los Feliz’s Franklin Hills.

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Charming 1920s English Tudor in Los Feliz – 1937 Myra Ave

This lovely and unique English Tudor-style home is on the market for the first time in 45 years. Located in the highly desirable Franklin Hills neighborhood of Los Feliz, the three bedroom beauty has been immaculately maintained over the years, features many upgrades throughout, and great, private outdoor spaces. Last sold in 1973 for just under $50,000, the property offers a rare opportunity to own a timeless nearly 100-year-old year old home.

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The Coolest Mid-Century Modern on the Market in Los Feliz? – 2000 Mayview Drive

This Franklin Hills mid-century modern solar-powered home is perhaps the coolest home on the market at the moment in all of Los Feliz. The distinctive architectural masterpiece was recently renovated by celebrity architect Linda Taalman, a graduate of Cooper Union and one of Los Angeles’s premiere female (or male for that matter) architects. Her artistic vision for the renovation combined with the property’s lush landscaping have created a truly special home in the hills.

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