This stunning Italianate home sits elevated above the street and looks across to the treetops of the Wilshire Country Club. Neighboring properties include the former Howard Hughes estate and the Canadian consulate House. When you climb the stairs to the front terrace and pass the ivy covered balustrades you begin to see all the wonderful details. This home has undergone an extensive restoration and is exquisite in and out. The lush grounds are truly impressive and offer formal and informal areas to play & entertain. Inside you're greeted by a gracious entry hall and beautifully scaled rooms. Most unique is that all main rooms have multiple doors to the terraces and yard, creating the ideal indoor-outdoor setting for living and entertaining. There is both a large den adjoining the living room and an open kitchen with second den-TV area adjoining it. This layout offers multiple areas for family living. The kitchen has clean lined cabinetry, Calcutta Gold marble and Viking appliances. Upstairs the large landing opens to five bedrooms. The spacious master suite is situated in a way that offers his & hers baths and two walk-in closets. The other three bedrooms have great light and the fifth bedroom is currently used as an office that connects to the master. The laundry room is ideally placed on the second floor. The rear gardens, pool and pool house are incredible and even more beautiful in person. There are two separate dining and entertaining areas. The terrace off the living room and den has an elegant pergola with BBQ and the second dining area sits adjacent to the wonderful pool house with its Hermes floral wallpaper and lovely new bath. The gated drive, alarm, water filtration and extensive sound system complete the package. This property is truly turn-key and ready to enjoy.