620 N Cherokee Ave

Los Angeles CA, 90004


$993.83 per sqft


4 Beds

3.25 Baths

2,756 sqft


Built in 1940

A New Year with an Exclusive New Offer! This property stands out as a true gem in the coveted Hancock Park area, where homes are limited. Secure your piece of architectural history today! The Lamy/Newton House is a true masterpiece of architectural design. Nestled in the prestigious enclave of Hancock Park and within the coveted 3rd Street Elementary School District, this exquisite property, designed by the famed architect Franklin D. Israel, seamlessly blends the timeless elegance of Colonial Revival with contemporary sophistication, offering the quintessential American dream home. Prepare to be captivated by the rich history, thoughtful renovations, and unparalleled charm of this iconic residence. As you approach, the exterior of The Lamy/Newton House greets you with the unmistakable charm of classic Americana. The painted brick and clapboard facade, accented by striking black shutters and a balcony with crisscross railing, perfectly frames the eye-catching red front door. This charming curb appeal sets the tone for the exceptional beauty that awaits inside.The true highlight of this property is the architecturally significant addition known as "The Pavilion," designed by the renowned architect Franklin D. Israel for French fashion icon Michle Lamy. This remarkable space introduces a world of contemporary design including large windows, sculptured linear visuals, an interior balcony overlooking the open living areas below, and two-story ceiling with exposed metal trusses explicitly honoring the iconic 1949 Case Study House by Charles and Ray Eames. The Pavilion is a testament to cutting-edge design and serves as the heart of the home. The Pavilion seamlessly opens to the private and fenced backyard, creating a harmonious connection between indoor and outdoor living. Step outside to discover a resort-style oasis, complete with a large pool, deck, and lounge area enveloped by lush landscaping and mature trees. Experience the ultimate Southern California lifestyle with endless opportunities for relaxation and entertainment.Boasting 4 generously sized bedrooms with ample closet space and 4 bathrooms, this home effortlessly combines classic design with modern convenience. Hardwood floors throughout add warmth and character to the living spaces. The large living room, adorned with a majestic decorative fireplace featuring a stone surround, offers a cozy ambiance for gatherings. A formal dining room adds a touch of grandeur, creating the perfect setting for memorable meals.A finished garage with built-in cabinetry provides extra storage, workspace, and a utility sink. Two additional covered parking spaces. A work shed in the backyard offers an ideal spot for an artist's studio or a gardener's dream, allowing your creativity to flourish. The Lamy/Newton House is not just a residence; it's an experience, a work of art, and a testament to timeless architecture. With its harmonious blend of classic charm and modern luxury, this property offers a unique opportunity to own a piece of Los Angeles history. Don't miss the chance to make this exceptional home your own and embrace the epitome of Southern California living. Schedule your private tour today and step into a world of elegance and inspiration.



March 7, 2024


April 5, 2024



620 N Cherokee Ave
Los Angeles CA, 90004

Interior Features

Total Stories



4 Beds


3.25 Baths

Interior Features

Turnkey, Recessed Lighting, High Ceilings (9 Feet), Living Room Balcony


Alarm System, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Range/Oven

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Hardwood, Carpet



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Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

0.15 Acres

Lot Features

Fenced Yard, Lawn, Front Yard, Back Yard

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Other Property Details

Area Name

Hancock Park-Wilshire

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View Description

Walk Street


Los Angeles



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Listed by John Duerler with Hancock Homes Realty
Listing Contact: 213-924-2208 

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