943 E. Mountain, Glendale
Sold $1,050,000

Stunning restored 2 story "Salt Box" style in prime Rossmoyne. Mills Act landmark status. Property taxes are under $3400 annually.

This classic home has been Landmarked by the City of Glendale as exemplifying one of the best remaining architectural types of the Minimal Traditional style in the neighborhood. The exterior preservation consists of original elements and/detailing, and includes the multi-paned casement windows, the wood shakes siding, the decorative shutters, and the large brick chimney. This Mills Act Landmark designation allows for a reduction of annual property taxes to $3400 a year. Normal property taxes in LA County would be approximately $14000+ annually. This savings of approx $10,600 annually, and $84,000 over the next eight yrs, make this a truly exceptional value. The designation is on a renewable contract with LA County and can be extended after 8 yrs.

A fantastic restoration of "architectural magazine" quality and style by a well known local design team. Among the many features are 3 sunny and spacious bdrms, granite-island/stainless kitchen opening to the big fam rm, office, hrdwd flrs throughout, classic wood windows, many french doors, romantic master suite w/ white marble new bath + great closet space, tasteful designer paint colors in & out. Spacious grassy backyard plus side patio off the kitchen for al fresco dining. Great floor plan for family comfort as well as entertaining. A very prestigious Rossmoyne location and Mills Act landmark designation make this home an unbelievable opportunity for the discriminating buyer looking for location, comfort, convenience, and value in a remarkably stunning home and property. Over 2600 sf (per seller) on a 6407 sf lot (per assr).

Among other buildings architect Winchton L. Risley was noted for is the famed UCLA School of Law, plus the well-known UCLA Kinsey Hall and the UCLA Public Policy Building (HISTORICAL LANDMARK)

Historical Preservation Commission staff report

Gracious curb appearance
    
 
   

Entry



Sunlit living room with fireplace and hardwood floors
    
    

Elegant formal dining room
    

Spacious and cheerful "cook's" kitchen with island, breakfast nook
    
    

Family room with lots of windows, access to side patio and hardwood floors
    

Spacious Master Bedroom
    

Master bathroom with sparkling tub and separate shower
 

Back of the house
 

Grassy yard and patio
    

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