8724 St Ives Dr
8724 St Ives Dr
8724 St Ives Dr
8724 St Ives Dr
8724 St Ives Dr
8724 St Ives Dr

8724 St Ives Dr

4 Beds 5.5 Baths 4,238 Sq.Ft.


Offered for the first time in 15 years: 8724 St Ives drive, the former residence of legendary photographer Herb Ritts is hidden away on a secluded cul-de-sac in the hills above Sunset Blvd. The estate seamlessly melds the best of mid-century and art deco design into a sophisticated, serene, and elegant sanctuary. Pass through the unassuming white-walled gate to a large, enclosed lawn, and into the quintessential southern California lifestyle. Set on a meticulously landscaped half-acre true promontory with 180 views from the Griffith Park observatory across the city to the ocean. The house features 4 bedrooms, 5.5 baths and a grand chef's kitchen with custom cherry wood cabinetry, Sub Zero, and Viking appliances. A lounge with built in sofas and wine fridge extends the kitchen into an additional entertaining space. The public rooms are all situated on the entry floor, surrounded by a large deck with double French doors that completely open the walls to maximize the indoor/outdoor lifestyle. The library, a second living room, hides a full home theater with motorized screen, surround sound, and professional projector, all invisibly installed. Soft and subtle architectural lines evoke a calm and peaceful artistry. Privately tucked away downstairs are 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. There is a separate au-pair/housekeeper's suite with its own external door off the side entrance. The yard features specimen trees, a black bottom pool, and cabana with kitchen and full bath. These homes are rarely seen in the Hollywood hills anymore. A perfect retreat from the bustle of daily life giving the homeowners security, privacy, and luxury. Commence festivities and host intimate gatherings for family and friends or large VIP star-studded soirees as you enjoy sweeping unobstructed city lights and forever ocean views.

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8724 St Ives Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90069


Rachael Williams

Rachael Williams



Property Amenities

Kitchen Built-Ins, Dishwasher, Microwave, Range/Oven, Refrigerator
Laundry room Inside, Room
Fireplace Other
Flooring Hardwood, Mixed
Total Bedrooms: 4
Half Bathrooms: 1
Full Bathrooms: 5
Area & Lot
Lot Area 0.438 Acres
Living area 4,238 Sq.Ft.
MLS® ID 21-109727
View Description City,City Lights,Panoramic,Ocean,Landmark
Architecture Styles Mid-Century
Type Residential
Status Sold
Stories 2
Pool In Ground
Air conditioning Central
Heat type Central
Parking Garage, Driveway - Concrete, On street
Sales Price $7,700,000

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