511 Berkshire Avenue


Gracious Jay Johnson-designed 2-story Traditional home sits down a private lane, very nearly in its own private world. Expansive, wooded 42,594 square foot lot provides privacy and serenity rare so close to DTLA. Great floor plan features 2-story entry with easy flow to LR, DR, kitchen, breakfast room and FR. Consistent use of hardwood floors, crown moldings, and French windows and doors is found throughout. LR has a FP and opens to library with two walls of bookcases. DR has bay window and opens to kitchen and LR. Kitchen features wood cabinets, granite counters, basketweave tile backsplash, Sub-zero refrigerator, Dacor 6-burner cooktop, two dishwashers, two sinks, and built-in double ovens. Butlers pantry has great storage. Kitchen opens to a charming breakfast room with vaulted ceiling, and FR with FP and wet bar. French doors in LR and breakfast room open to patio and yard for gracious indoor-outdoor entertaining. 1st floor BR suite with full bath. Large laundry room opens to 3-car garage. Upstairs, primary bedroom retreat with FP, built-in bookcases, large bath, two closets. Two huge additional BRs have built-in desks and good storage, plus 2 baths. Upstairs FR/media room has custom cabinetry and antique hunt cabinet with wet bar. Extra-large office for two with built-in bookcases and desks. Vacation-at-home backyard has wide grassy areas, pool, spa, built-in BBQ/kitchen area, sport court, barn with 3 stalls, tack room, feed room, and direct access to trail. Wow.

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First Floor

Living room

Formal dining room

Kitchen with breakfast room and butler’s pantry

Family room


Bedroom with full bathroom

Laundry room

½ bath and ¾ bath

Second Floor

Primary bedroom suite with fireplace
sitting area and full bath

Two bedrooms

Two bathrooms

Upstairs family room/media room

Spacious office with built-ins for two


Three-car attached garage

Forced air heating/central air conditioning

Custom landscape lighting

Culligan soft water and filtered drinking water systems

ADT alarm security system

Outdoor kitchen with Lynx 42” BBQ, warming drawer, refrigerator, nickel sink, granite countertop, and counter seating

5,237 square feet house
800 square feet garage
per Architect plans

42,594 square feet lot per Public Records

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