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1521 Melwood DR
GLENDALE, CA 91207


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Reduced almost 1 million dollars! This is your chance to purchase a little bit of Glendale history! This estate home was formerly owned by Roy Disney Jr. and has many "Disneyesque" touches that he added to the property. The property consists of 2 parcels that include a lovely separate guest house, a pool/spa, a catering kitchen, gym, tennis court, cabana with 2 1/2 baths and shower. The land encompasses approximately 61,000 sq. ft. of grounds that are impeccably manicured. This Mediterranean style villa reflects luxury and elegance at its finest. The main home features 5 bedrooms, 6 baths & 3 fireplaces. The gracious and spacious formal entry leads to the living & music room. Under the staircase is a powder room designed by Roy Disney. The formal dining room has built-in cabinetry, a spectacular chandelier & entry to the conservatory w/majestic views of the city & grounds. The hand crafted kitchen cabinets feature granite counters,and a center island with 2nd sink and 2nd dishwasher. There are top of the line Subzero and Wolf appliances. The family room features the "Disney"wet bar and has beam ceiling, soft lighting, a half bath,built-in entertainment center and fireplace. Entering the double doors of the master suite, there is a raised fireplace, c

Property Details

MLS#
BB17180275MR
Days on Market
112
Year Built
1938
Lot Size
1.4 Acres
Property Subtype
Single Family

Location

State
CA
Area
Rossmoyne & Verdugo Woodlands
County
Los Angeles

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Listing provided courtesy of Joyce Starleaf , Keller Williams WMC


Exterior

Lot Acreage
1.4
Garage Spaces
2
Waterfront
No

View
City Lights
Hills

Interior

Bedroom Features
Master Suite
Walkincloset
Bathroom Count
2 Full Baths
4 Half Baths
2 Three Quarter Baths
Cooking Appliances
Convection Oven
Double Oven
Microwave
Oven-Gas
Range
Equip/Appliances
Barbeque
Dishwasher
Freezer
Garbage Disposal
Inside
Microwave
Refrigerator
Room
Laundry
Inside
Room

Additional Property Details

Guest House
No
Available for Lease
No
Horse Property
No
Maids
No

Community Features
Street Lighting
AC/Cooling
Central
Heating
Central

Glendale

One of the biggest cities within Los Angeles County, Glendale is an entity unto itself attracting big business, high-end shopping and a vibrant and active community.

Real Estate: Originally built out as a bedroom community with many single-family residences, Glendale real estate has expanded to include many condo and townhome developments. Neighborhoods include Adams Hill, Moorpark, Glenoaks Canyon, and Rossmoyne. Houses for sale here range from traditional Spanish and Craftsman to newer modern architecture.

Community Life: Glendale has many big city attractions. Americana at Brand offers world-class shopping and fine-dining in a luxurious outdoor setting. The retail experience goes on at the nearby Glendale Galleria and all along Brand Boulevard which is also home to the historic Alex Theater.

Education: This area is served by the Glendale Unified School District. Local elementary schools include Balboa Elementary, Cerritos Elementary, Horace Mann Elementary, and John Muir Elementary. There are three public middle schools in Glendale and two high schools as well as a continuing education high school and a home independent study program. Glendale Community College has a college-credit enrollment of about 25,000 day and evening students, and approximately 10,000 others are reached through the adult education program.

Transportation: Glendale is easily accessed by the 134, 2, and 5 Freeways. The Glendale Beeline offers transportation throughout the city. The Larry Zarian Transportation Center is an Amtrak and Metrolink rail station.

Local Attractions: Forest Lawn Memorial Park is a draw for being the resting place of many celebrities including Michael Jackson and it also features an art museum. Beautiful Brand Park includes the Brand Library &Art Center.

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