This amazing 6 bedroom, 9 bath, near-new Huntington
Palisades dream estate underwent a major renovation resulting in one of the
finest properties to come on the market in some time. The 9,000+ sq/ft home
sits on nearly 2/3 of an acre & features many upgrades including a new foyer,
upgraded landscaping, custom floating staircase, upgraded A/V systems, lower
level media room and wine cellar.The luxurious
Master Suite features dual walk-in closets, his and her baths, and veranda with
The formal entry features inlaid wood floors which leads to
the grand public rooms, each with custom moldings and high ceilings. The wood
paneled library has a wall of built-in bookshelves, a bar and fireplace.
The generously sized living room includes French doors
opening to an expansive rear patio with built-in bar-b-que and fireplace, the
ideal situation for gracious entertaining. The large, elegant dining room with
built-in cabinets provides a view to the front garden and accesses the kitchen
through an exquisite butler's pantry with Brazilian Cherry counters.
Designed for family cooking or catering a major event, the
ultimate cook's kitchen with marble counters and breakfast bar includes dual
Sub-Zero glass front refrigerator/freezers, a built-in Miele coffee system and
steam oven, a Viking range and additional refrigerator drawers in the island.
The breakfast area opens through French doors to the rear covered patio, as
does the spacious family room with 65 inch flat screen TV.
The master suite with fireplace, reading nook, two spacious
walk-in closets and sumptuous his-and-her baths has French doors to a private
patio with sweeping views. There are four additional bedroom suites upstairs
and one on the main level. On the lower level with access to the rear yard is a
large media room and billiard area with a full bar, walk-in refrigerated wine
cellar and craft/hobby room.
The park-like backyard provides an expansive grassy lawn,
sycamore trees, a private pool and spa, a cabana that includes a bath, bar,
outdoor shower and changing room and a sunken paddle tennis court and putting
"My wife and I have had the pleasure of knowing Hugh Evans both personally and professionally for over 10 years.
Professionally, Hugh has always been honest, ethical and resourceful. He continually puts his client's needs first and can be counted on to work diligently to get you exactly what you are looking for. Hugh has assiste..."
"Hugh has a great sense of what represents good value in Westside markets and recognizes quality in the construction and in location of properties. He has represented my family both as a buyer and as a seller and was an outstanding negotiator no matter which side of the transaction he was on.
One of his great strengths is worki..."
"Hugh's background as a builder of homes gives him a unique perspective, tremendous expertise, and the sophistication necessary to find the right home for his clients."
"Selling or buying a house isn’t just a transaction—it’s a very personal situation. I was buying and selling simultaneously, and it was incredibly tenuous. One misstep or mistiming and I could have been left exposed in escrow.
I needed someone who would go the extra mile to truly understand my needs, my situation, my ma..."
"My wife and I had been looking for a new property for five years. We’d had some great brokers, but just couldn’t seem to find precisely what we were looking for.
Hugh knew we had always been interested in the Amalfi area, and one day I got a call: “Brad, there’s a great house up for sale. I think you need to see it..."
"There are no two ways about it, Hugh knows his stuff. We were moving back to California from Japan and had an important deadline: the impending school year.
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When we made an inq..."
"Working with Hugh went beyond the standard process of buying a house. Hugh took the time to make sure everything was just as I wanted it each step of the way.
First, he understood my priority list—what I was looking for. We searched all over the Westside for a tear-down, and Hugh came across a property with just the right..."
"Hugh is not one to waste your time—He produces results.
We were looking on two specific streets in the Palisades, and we knew it could be a decade before something happened. But Hugh was on top of it the moment a property went up for sale, and tipped us off a full day before it went on the market.
It held all the pote..."
"I have complete trust in Hugh Evans. Without ever meeting me in person, he found a home that fits me perfectly, and handled every aspect of the process so that I never once had to worry."
"Hugh has a level of professionalism that is simply unrivaled. He seeks to understand the subtleties of the market, the buildings and each individual client. And he does whatever it takes to successfully sell a property."