Ideally situated in LA's picturesque, tree-lined Hancock Park neighborhood, this stately Country English-style jewel is ideally suited for both luxurious, upscale living and entertaining. Previously owned and renovated by notable architect William Hefner having been featured in Los Angeles Times Magazine, highlighting its abundant natural light, magnificent materials selection and tastefully-appointed details. The private grounds have been beautifully maintained with a recently reimagined California landscape design -- complete with bountiful citrus trees, stunning succulents, a tranquil fountain and fire pit -- fitting for any event or intimate gathering. The four bedroom, four bath estate features a formal step-down living room with marble hearth and working fireplace, etched glass, leaded windows and an adjacent comfortable reading room with built-in shelving for display. Adjoining formal dining room and media area boast ample windows and French doors leading to a relaxing outdoor, year-round California living and dining space with professional-grade built-in grill and pergola wrapped in mature wisteria. Other noteworthy first-floor features include a formal entry foyer and staircase, a naturally bright, dine-in gourmet chef's kitchen and en-suite bedroom/office with direct entry. The upstairs master suite features vaulted ceilings, large windows with views of the garden, natural stone fireplace, and a spa-like full bath with walk-in closet. Completing the upstairs are two spacious guest bedrooms with fireplace, double vanity bathroom with soaking tub and ample storage. Gated arched driveway leads to exterior-entry basement and charming, detached two-car garage with upstairs storage.Within walking distance is an array of outstanding shopping, markets, bars and restaurants, such as the acclaimed Osteria Mozza & Pizzeria Mozza. Larchmont Village, LACMA, The Grove and other popular Los Angeles destinations are only short drive away.