Archives for: Architecture & Design

1533 Cerro Gordo

Nestled along the Elysian Heights enclave of Kite Hill, this 1920-year-built Craftsman commands serenity, privacy, and light-filled interior space. A tranquil pond, surrounded by verdant trees and succulents, greets you from the enclosed porch. Inside, 4 bedrooms and 2 baths command treetop and mountain views from various windows.  The longtime home of a prolific poet, […]

1611 Delta Street #1

Looking for the privacy of a home, but with the ease and convenience of condo living? Look no further than 1611 Delta #1. This rare, freestanding townhome is located in the heart of Echo Park.  Formerly the builder’s model home, the unit has pre-wired speakers, upgraded floors, designer details, and no shared walls. Enter from your […]

246 N. Park View Street

Hi-Fi, or Historic Filipinotown, has been an oft forgotten enclave of Echo Park.  Let’s dispel the rumors.  It’s always been a part of Echo Park — not adjacent to it or in its fringe — but IN it.  So is Rampart Village, Angelino Heights, Victor Heights, and Elysian Heights.  The Echo Park Historical Society may […]

1336 North Douglas Street

So what can a million bucks get you in Echo Park these days? While that question has lately become depressingly less and less, it’s nice to know that every now and again something comes along that genuinely seems worth it. Something like 1336 North Douglas Street. Located just north of Sunset Blvd. on a hillside […]