839 East Kensington Road

839 East Kensington Road

Bite me off a big ol’ home slice of Americana with this 1905-built Angeleno Heights Queen Anne, which looks as much at home in Echo Park as it would on Main Street USA, white picket fence and all.

839 Kensington Front

A home must have much to offer to ask nearly a million dollars (in this case, $959,000) for it in Echo Park, and this one checks off most of the boxes. At nearly 2,500 sg/ft, this is a big home, built on a big (almost) double lot, with a wealth of upgrades to match.

839 Kensington Front Porch

Period craftsmanship abounds — grand staircase and foyer, rich hardwood floors, elaborately crafted fireplace, built-ins, and pocket doors are all out on full display.

839 Kensington Foyer

839 Kensington Living

The traditionalism continues on throughout the kitchen and dining rooms, including a unique trough-style sink. There is also a butler’s pantry and cellar (perfect for wine lovers!).

839 Kensington Kitchen 839 Kensington Dining

The spacious master bedroom includes a second fireplace, bathroom, and its own private balcony.

839 Kensington Master

839 Kensington Upstairs Porch

The two guest bedrooms are a healthy size

839 Kensington Bed 1

839 Kensington Bed 2

Turn-of-the-century detailing can be found everywhere, including the bathroom — from wainscoting and pedestal sink — to tile floors, French doors, and even a freestanding tub.

839 Kensington Bath

Second floor guests can also enjoy their own covered porch, which is great for all year-round use and lazy Sundays.

839 Kensington Downstairs Porch

The double lot is an entertainer’s dream. Not only does it allow for a sprawling deck with brick hearth, but also a yard and secondary fire pit.

839 Kensington Deck

839 Kensington Yard

There is even a small cottage that’s perfect for a quiet studio/office space.

839 Kensington Studio

For a private showing, please contact Jovelle Schaffer at jovelle@jovelle.com.

Coley Sohn of Urbanite Inc. has the listing.

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