Beverly Hills, CA 90210
55 Beverly Park offers grand scale living with elegant proportions and holds infinite possibilities for impeccable entertaining and amazing year-round indoor-outdoor living. Located in the exclusive guard-gated enclave of Beverly Park, this very private home was expertly conceived by acclaimed architect Bob Ray Offenhauser, who worked closely with the homeowners to create their sophisticated vision. An air of French Château meets Southern California living pervades over the 2.89 acres of romantic French-style garden landscaping. A natural palate of curated lavish finishes and fine materials, including luxurious European imported stone and marble, are showcased in the 7 bedroom, 9 full-bathroom, 3 powder room estate. There are 5bds, 7bas and 3 powder in the 14,239sf main house and 2bds, 2bas in the 1,389sf guesthouse. Estate gates open to the drive leading to the grand circular Motor Court with beautiful, tiered marble Fountain. Divine double wrought iron doors open to smooth limestone flooring leading into the soaring gold-leafed domed Foyer with marbled alabaster skylight casting rays below on the dramatic sweeping staircase. Retreat into the exquisite Library appointed with French-style paneled ceiling and walls, marble fireplace, full built-in bar, and custom cabinetry. Entertainers delight in the expansive Formal Dining Room fashioned with vintage hand-painted Asian wall panels, cove ceiling, and custom table with seating for up to 20 guests. Just around the corner the spectacular China Room is outfitted with impeccable custom felt-lined storage for silver, crystal, fine china, and more. The Formal Living Room offers an intimate, glass walled entertaining area that looks out onto the Reflecting Pond, which is dramatically positioned with a marble statue of Dahpne and Apollo. Floor-to-ceiling French glass doors open from both the Living Room and Family Room to the covered Loggia with cozy outdoor fireplace. The impressive, limestone-clad walls in the Family Room feature a striking groin vaulted ceiling, magnificent towering Beauvigny marble fireplace, built-in bar and panoramic walls of glass offering unobstructed views of the inviting 70-foot Swimmers’ Pool and picturesque grounds. Sizeable pocket doors connect the Family Room to the amazing gourmet Chef’s Kitchen, which boasts a Baking Area, Butler’s Pantry, wraparound granite island, generous storage, commercial-grade appliances (including a Walk-In Refrigerator), and a comfortable fireside Banquette Dining Area overlooking the 1,800-bottle Wine Cellar. Just off the Chef’s Kitchen is the glass-enclosed Conservatory, adorned with a magnificent custom oval Murano Glass Chandelier, opulent hand-painted fresco ceiling, and incredible indoor/outdoor ambiance. Ascend the stairs to the sumptuous primary suite comprised of a generous sitting room with fireplace, kitchenette, powder room and idyllic terrace with fireplace and serene hillside views. Discerning dual bathroom suites offer spacious walk-in closets, soaking tub, fireplace, office and custom cabinetry. Three additional Guest Bedroom Suites, and a stunning Theater with velvet stage curtain, ornate French ceiling, marble powder room, and kitchenette complete the upstairs. The lush grounds are an outdoor sanctuary with various alfresco dining/lounging spaces, fountains, verdant sprawling lawn, towering trees, and rose garden. The large-scale Swimmers’ Pool includes a Spa and Wading Pool (great for children) all to be enjoyed with the Outdoor Kitchen and Built-in BBQ. The estate’s additional luxurious amenities include: a championship night-lit Tennis Court, an Elevator, 1bd/1ba Housekeeping Suite with kitchen and private patio (in main house), Home Office (or potential future bedroom), and both 2 and 3 Car Garages. The meticulously well-maintained, ultra-private neighborhood park is conveniently located within a very short distance of 55 Beverly Park, offering wonderful walking paths, play areas for children, serene seating and lovely topiary landscapes.