For Lease: Barbara Stanwyck’s Whitley Heights Estate – 6666 Whitley Terrace

In 1918, H. J. Whitley commissioned architect A. S. Barnes to design Whitley Heights as a Mediterranean-style neighborhoods on the hillsides above Hollywood Boulevard, and by the 1920s all of Hollywood’s brightest stars of the golden era were moving in. Rudolph Valentino, W.C. Fields, Jean Harlow, Carole Lombard, Tyrone Power, Gloria Swanson, Marlene Dietrich, Rosalind Russell, Judy Garland and Oscar, Emmy, and Golden Globe winner Barbara Stanwyck, who lived in this grand four bedroom Mediterranean estate with a beautiful blue tiled swimmer’s pool. And now you can live here too.

6666 Whitley Terrace
Los Angeles, CA 90068
Price: $8,900/month
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3.5
Square feet: 4,735
Lot size: 11,759/AS
Year built: 1927

The well lived-in celebrity estate has seen it all – pool parties, champagne receptions, romance and heartbreak, and much entertaining on a large scale.

Stanwyck was nominated for the Academy Award four times for classics Stella Dallas, Ball of Fire, Double Indemnity, and Sorry, Wrong Number. The star lived at 6666 Whitley Terrace at the height of her fame.

Inside you will be greeted by a grand staircase, soaring ceilings, and arched windows. Descend the classic stairwell to the home’s generous public rooms. The lovely living room is bright and filled with historic character.

The spacious kitchen is perfect for cooking up large dinners for you and your guests. A formal dining room sits just off the kitchen.

The home boasts four bedrooms, all with sweeping panoramic views and some with outdoor balcony access, picture windows, and walk-in closets.

3.5 charming and unique bathrooms.

The bonus lower level features a wine cellar, a screening room, and original chauffeur’s quarters.

Just as beautiful and private outdoors as in, the estate has gardens, fountains, and myriad private outdoor areas.

And the beautiful swimmers pool against the hillside is like its own oasis in the city.

Romantic, gorgeous, and available for lease. Live in a stunning piece of Hollywood history.

For more photos go here. To tour 6666 Whitley Terrace, or find other magnificent homes for lease or for sale in Los Angeles, Pasadena, and beyond, call me at (323) 697-3040 or email me at jacqueline.tager@sothebyshomes.com.

Listing Jacqueline Tager, Sotheby’s International Realty.

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4 Responses to “For Lease: Barbara Stanwyck’s Whitley Heights Estate – 6666 Whitley Terrace”

  1. Ellen Segal says:

    Hi Jackie~

    Looks fantastic. Are you going to have an open house? Would love to look at it.


    • thehollywoodhome says:

      Thanks Ellen! I’m showing this home by appointment only, happy to get you in!
      Let me know a couple dates/times that might work for you. 323.697.3040.

  2. Love your site, thank you for sharing this post with the Chauffeurs in Oxford

  3. cornstarch says:

    You cannot silence me I need to let this man know I like his lemon tree.

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