706 N Elm Dr, Beverly Hills


Prime Beverly Hills Flats! This gracious, Grande Dame 1920’s Mediterranean residence, updated and expanded with roughly 6,700 s.f., situated on an approximately 20,000 s.f. lot on coveted N. Elm Drive.  Visitors walk through the entry courtyard with sunken fountains and koi pond, then enter a classic 2-story foyer, with sweeping staircase, period details, and exceptional center hall plan.  The richly appointed public rooms — grand living room, large formal dining room, massive media/family room and kitchen all connect through a tiled arcade, and all open through French doors to courtyard and gardens.  This floor plan provides  the ideal  interconnection among  spaces, blending interior living with outdoor entertaining: whether enjoying the oval pool and terrace, gathering around the patio fireplace, relaxing in the guest/pool house or strolling the lovely grounds.  A spectacular paneled den (possible 6th bedroom) with fireplace (one of six in the home), custom Italian tiled counter kitchen with open-plan morning room,  35mm projection room  (possible office) and housekeeper’s wing comprise the balance of the first level.  Ascend the main staircase to the master suite with sitting room, fireplace, enormous his/hers dressing rooms and his/her bath areas, and 2 very generous additional guest bedrooms.  A second private staircase also services the master. Upstairs can easily be configured as a 4 bedroom. A superbly executed, authentic Beverly Hills original, in wonderful condition.