This secluded Casita (guesthouse), built in 2006, is located in the garden behind Irving Gill's Morgan House (c. 1917). For architecture buffs or those looking to experience a bit more tranquil side of LA, this is for you. Centrally located in Hancock Park near Paramount Studios and Larchmont Village and a short drive to Hollywood and The Grove.
The Casita includes one bedroom with a queen bed, a bathroom with private outdoor shower and heat lamp, and a separate living room with kitchenette.
French doors in the bedroom open onto a tranquil garden that includes a koi pond, gas fire pit, outdoor dining area (with heat lamp & sound system) and a BBQ. Garden is shared with owner who lives in the main house.
Perfect for a New Yorker who eats out a lot, the kitchen area includes a fridge, microwave, coffee maker, hot pot, French press, toaster.
As far as tech, the Casita has Apple TV, so I f you have an account, you can sign on and watch everything you would at home. It also has a DVD player and an extensive collection of screeners. Also, there is a receiver that connects to the speakers in the ceiling.
Washer and dryer with easy access available in the main house. Gated, off-street parking is included. A Pavilions grocery store is a block away.
Larchmont Village - think small town Main Street - is just a short walk. Excellent, boutique shopping includes a top-notch wine and cheese shop, artisanal coffee, news stand, YogaWorks, Flywheel, the best beauty supply store in LA and a killer Sunday Farmer's Market.
Amazing eateries within a two-block radius include Gratitude Cafe, Osteria Mamma, The Larchmont, Lemonade and Oinkster.