865 E Kensington Road 90026
Stately Victorian in Historic Angelino Heights
Offered at: $1,250,000
Type: Single Family / Bedrooms: 3 / Baths: 2.5 / Built: 1901
Living Area: 2,643 Square Ft. / Lot Size: 6,438 Square Ft.
A corner-lot property in a coveted Echo Park enclave, home to some of the oldest residences in LA. Built in 1901, rumored to be the work of Arthur B. Benton, it has many original elements that have been preserved or restored alongside period-inspired modern updates and improved systems. Quality exposed woodwork is found throughout. There are formal living and dining rooms, a powder room and parlor. The large, updated kitchen features stone countertops, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast nook. Upstairs find 3 bedrooms including a spacious Master Suite. 2 full bathrooms are appointed with wood and tile, one has a clawfoot tub. Outside is a flat yard, patio and mature landscaping. System updates include foundation, plumbing, electrical, heat and a/c. The home is in an HPOZ and Mills Act designated, providing property tax savings. Downtown LA, Echo Park Lake, Lassen’s Market, Ostrich Farm, Blue Bottle Coffee and public transportation are within easy reach.