North Hills, CA
16304 Chase St
Sitting on slightly less than a 1/2 acre (18,619 square foot) in a lovely park like private setting is this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home with basement and loft. This property also includes a separate 2 car garage with storage cabinets and automatic garage door opener, and a fabulous additional detached dwelling unit/guest house that has its own kitchen, dining area and bathroom.
This unique and well cared for property was built in 1918 and still has many of the charming original features prevalent in the early 1900’s. As you walk up to the front door you are greeted by a large but cozy front porch with large round columns. Entering the living room you are charmed by the bead board ceiling with wood beams, the walls of French windows and 2 smaller stained glass windows framing a 4 x 6ft central stained glass window. An arch common to the era leads to the formal dining room. The formal dining room has French doors leading to the side yard. From there, you enter the kitchen from another arched opening. The kitchen and breakfast area include quality stainless appliances (Thermador convection oven and gas cooktop, microwave oven, Fisher and Paykel 2 drawer dishwasher) and a built-in china cabinet.
The front bedroom is warmed by a fireplace and has both a closet and storage drawers. The spacious second bedroom has an attached ¾ bathroom, a large walk in closet and a smaller closet.
Upstairs is a functional loft which could be a great kids room, office, storage or craft room. The basement holds the HVAC furnace and water heater. It has plenty of additional space for storing wine, cigars, or just stuff you can’t part with.
French doors lead to a 700 square foot enclosed patio with ceiling fans and views of the back of the property.
The property is fenced and includes electric gates. The concrete driveway has room to park ample vehicles, and there is room to park a large RV beside the garage.
Additional features include; automatic sprinklers throughout the gardens, which include orange, lemon, mulberry and pomegranate trees, plus other lovely vegetation, central heat and air, ceiling fans and lights and an alarm system.