Remarks : Historic Cultural Monument #403; John C. Austin, Architect of Griffith Observatory reimagined by Xorin Balbes is this extensive remodel, rare example of 1900s architecture. High ceilings, massive public rooms, intricate woodworking. Grand entry hall w/large fireplace; enormous living room; elegant formal dining room; library; gourmet kitchen with butler pantry; and breakfast room. Grand staircase leads to master suite w/luxurious bathroom and walk-in closet; five en-suite bedrooms; billiards room/TV lounge; bar and games room; yoga/mediation room; den with built-in desk area. Below is a screening room and wine cellar lead to a picturesque landscaped garden w/new pool and spa. The guest house includes kitchen, living room, two bedrooms and one-and-a-half bathrooms. Gated and private 2 car garage and motor court for 10 cars with porte cochere. Mills Act provides significant property tax benefits and also qualifies for charitable conservation easement for additional federal tax benefits.