This Sun-Soaked Villa In The Hollywood Hills Is Like A Breath Of Fresh Air

This home has unrivalled views over Hollywood, and Leonardo DiCaprio and Keanu Reeves as its neighbours...


A sun-soaked villa  and modern home in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California. The owners brought interior designer Lindsay Chambers on board to create a young, casual, warm and contemporary interior that also capitalises on one of the best view lines in Los Angeles. Recently renovated, the sun-soaked villa has skylights and dramatic walls of glass that effortlessly blend with European rift sawn oak hardwood floors and french limestone to create a world-class modern getaway above it all.

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Straddling the city's ultimate view corridor, this villa in the birds streets is one of only 15 homes on the 'front row' of the Hollywood Hills, which is also shared by Leonardo DiCaprio and Keanu Reeves. This ridgeline offers the best views in all of Los Angeles.

The property boasts unobstructed vistas high above the entire city from the downtown Los Angeles skyline to the Pacific Ocean and Catalina Island.

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The front door pivots open into a light, bright hallway. The frosted glass front door lets in plenty of light, but the sky light makes this an even brighter space. The calm palette is punctuated only with minimalist lines of black.

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Inside, each of the rooms have floor to ceiling glass sliding doors so the walls can disappear on a warm summer day to let the cool summer breezes inside the home.

The fireplace accent wall was created by the renowned artist, Philippe Anthonioz.

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The kitchen is fitted out with rift sawn oak cabinets, a waterworks regulator faucet, Miele appliances, and a Calacatta marble waterfall countertop.

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The smooth, matte kitchen surfaces have a calming effect.

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This house was all about orientating the rooms toward the views and have large open spaces.

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The plaster dining room light is also by artist Philippe Anthonioz.

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The dining room flows into a more informal family room area.

This lounge space opens onto the terrace and pool area, with sweeping views over Hollywood.

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The cloakroom adopts the same wood and limestone palette, punctuated with delicate black accent lines.

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The master bathroom features a generous freestanding bath, with the same stunning vistas as the terrace. The bathroom also opens into a chic wood sauna.

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Outside there are mature olive trees and drought-resistant plantings dotted around the property.

The spacious patios offer ample space for large-scale entertaining...

... whilethe infinity-edged pool faces endless sunset views.

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Photography / Roger Davies

Lotte Brouwer

Lotte is the Digital Editor for Livingetc, and has been with the website since its launch. She has a background in online journalism and writing for SEO, with previous editor roles at Good Living, Good Housekeeping, Country & Townhouse, and BBC Good Food among others, as well as her own successful interiors blog. When she's not busy writing or tracking analytics, she's doing up houses, two of which have features in interior design magazines. She's just finished doing up her house in Wimbledon, and is eyeing up Bath for her next project.