- Advertisement -
More
    - Advertisement -
    - Advertisement -
    HomeNews1920s West Hollywood Landmark, Patio Del Moro, is for Sale

    1920s West Hollywood Landmark, Patio Del Moro, is for Sale

    Patio del Moro, a West Hollywood landmark listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is currently on the market. The 1926 Spanish-Revival style apartment complex, located at 8225 Fountain Avenue, has been listed for $7,200,000.

    According to the listing on Redfin, the 9,330-square-foot property features seven maisonette apartments, which were formerly home to notable figures such as Charlie Chaplin, Humphrey Bogart, Joyce Van Patten, Paulette Goddard, Joan Fontaine, and Suzanne Pleshette. The complex was built in 1925 by Arthur and Nina Zwebel, a husband-and-wife design team renowned for their innovative Southern California courtyard-style apartment designs. Patio del Moro boasts a premier West Hollywood address, situated just one block south of the famed Chateau Marmont on the Sunset Strip.

    Patio del Moro is For Sale – WEHO TIMES
    Patio del Moro is For Sale – WEHO TIMES
    Patio del Moro is For Sale – WEHO TIMES

    The description highlights its distinctive Andalusian and Moorish-inspired architecture, featuring a copper-domed Tunisian tower, horseshoe-arched entrance tunnel, and tiled fountains in both private and public patios, as well as fireplaces. The complex offers intertwined private terraces and patios, Juliet balconies, and private outdoor spaces. Most units feature handcrafted beam work, lofty spaces with high ceilings, original fireplaces, oversized arched windows, French doors, private patios, and unique tilework throughout each whimsical space.

    Patio del Moro is For Sale – WEHO TIMES

    As part of the historic Harper Avenue District, Patio del Moro is designated as a Mills Act property, offering a financial incentive for historic preservation that includes property tax savings for owners who invest in rehabilitating historic buildings. It is also part of the Golden Era Collection, which comprises four impeccably restored multifamily complexes in Los Angeles.

    Additional features of Patio del Moro include 13 bedrooms, 10 baths, six garage spaces, and a shared laundry facility.

    The video below is a tour of the Patio Del Moro, featuring an inside look of Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard and Joan Fontaine’s units. The video belongs to Christophe Choo of Beverly Hills & LA Real Estate, taken in 2014, when the Patio Del Moro was on the market for 5,588,000.

    To view some current incredible interior photos, visit the listing link below:

    https://www.redfin.com/CA/West-Hollywood/8225-Fountain-Ave-90046/home/7117697

    This is the second histic West Hollywood building to be listed for sale recently.

    West Hollywood historic firehouse structure, located at 958 Hancock Avenue, was listed for sale in early January. The 1920s, 2,477 square feet building has six bedrooms and three bathrooms. The asking listed price is $1,449,000.

    Read our report in the link below:

    West Hollywood Historic 1920s Firehouse Structure is for Sale

    5 2 votes
    Article Rating
    Paulo Murillo
    Paulo Murillohttps://wehotimes.com
    Paulo Murillo is Editor in Chief and Publisher of WEHO TIMES. He brings over 20 years of experience as a columnist, reporter, and photo journalist. Murillo began his professional writing career as the author of “Love Ya, Mean It,” an irreverent and sometimes controversial West Hollywood lifestyle column for FAB! newspaper. His work has appeared in numerous print and online publications, which include the “Hot Topic” column in Frontiers magazine, where he covered breaking news and local events in West Hollywood. He can be reached at [email protected]

    6 COMMENTS

    Subscribe
    Notify of
    guest
    6 Comments: We Want to Hear from You!
    newest
    oldest most voted
    Inline Feedbacks
    View all comments
    TomSmart
    TomSmart
    Offline
    15 days ago

    His video says there are 8 units but this piece says 7

    Bryce
    Bryce
    Offline
    15 days ago

    If it was bad for you imagine how horrible it was for the unfortunate guy who brought you home!

    Jerome Cleary
    Jerome Cleary
    Offline
    Reply to  Bryce
    15 days ago

    Sorry to put disappoint your fantasies, but the guy kept hitting on me every time I went to revolver after that so I had to stop going to revolver for a while.

    Bryce
    Bryce
    Offline
    Reply to  Jerome Cleary
    4 days ago

    The poor guy is probably still suffering from PJSD (post-Jerome stress disorder).

    Jerome Cleary
    Jerome Cleary
    Offline
    16 days ago

    OMG! I remember this building I went home with a guy from Revolver in the mid-1990’s and he lived there and the sex with him was bad. I could not wait to get out of there!

    RELATED ARTICLES
    - Advertisment -

    Recent Comments On WEHO TIMES

    Latest Articles

    6
    0
    Would love your thoughts, please comment.x