801 Chestnut Ave

801 Chestnut Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90042


Rare masterpiece w/ timeless European vibe on oversized lot in trendy Highland Park. Don't let the dreamy storybook Arroyo stone fool you - this 3BR/2BA, 1922 bungalow has undergone an entirely stunning transformation. New improvements include roof, plumbing, 200 amp electrical panel, tankless water heater, & HVAC w/Nest thermostat. Upon entry you'll be instantly wowed by the soaring, vaulted ceilings, abundant natural light, custom wood windows & doors, beautiful oak floors & impressive bespoke details like the exposed steel I-beam. Spacious open-concept living/dining space has it all: wood burning fireplace, designer light fixtures & hardware, new kitchen w/ custom cabinets, open shelving, limestone countertops, and Bertazzoni & Bosch appliances. Tucked quietly in rear of home are three generous bedrooms, lovely guest bath, laundry & ample storage. Primary master suite boasts walk-in closet, fabulous ensuite bath w/ custom vanity & French doors leading out to a picture-perfect private yard. Discover a peaceful oasis full of lush green grass, pea gravel pathways, drought tolerant landscaping, fruit tree orchard & farm-to-table vegetable/herb garden. Dine al fresco and then cozy up w/ a glass of wine around the fire pit. Detached, finished garage w/additional development plans to build a 2BR/2.5BA ADU or addl units included. A very special opportunity.



1,471 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.172 Acres lot

John Kostrey

John Kostrey

Jennifer Eckert

Jennifer Eckert

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms3
  • Total bathrooms2
  • full bathrooms2
  • Laundry room In Closet, Inside, Laundry Closet Stacked
  • Flooring Hardwood
  • Fireplace Living Room

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area1,471 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.172 Acres
  • MLS® ID21-697636
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1922
  • Architecture StylesBungalow
  • View DescriptionHills


  • Garage Space2
  • water SourcePublic
  • PoolRoom For
  • lot featuresValue In Land, Fenced, Fenced Yard, Front Yard, Gutters, Lawn, Lot Shape-Rectangular, Lot-Level/Flat, Street Paved, Single Lot, Back Yard
  • parkingCovered Parking, Detached, Driveway, Garage - 2 Car, Driveway Gate, Gated
  • HEAT TYPECentral
  • sewerIn Street
  • other exterior FeaturesOther


  • Sales Price$1,535,000
  • Zoning LARD2