First time on the market in over 35 years! This prime Beverly Hills, north of Sunset, classic Spanish home on a 13,000+sf flat lot, presents an exceptional & unique development opportunity to rebuild or restore. Behind wrought iron gates, rests a serene, private refuge of lush trees, blooming plants & towering hedges encompassing the property’s perimeter. This 4bed/4bath, 4,200+sf house exudes true Spanish character and charm throughout. The oversized formal living room is the heart of the home with its dramatic exposed wood & wrought iron beamed ceiling, romantic fireplace & hide-away built-in bar, adjacent to the cozy den. The expansive formal dining room offers the perfect entertaining ambiance with fireplace and French doors providing views of the rear courtyard. The spacious original kitchen adjoins the washer/dryer area. The main floor accommodates a guest ensuite bedroom & maid’s quarters with attached living room. The bright, light filled second story features a quaint ensuite bedroom that opens to the garden below. The master suite boasts a vanity area, generous closet space and an ensuite bathroom with separate shower/bathtub. From upstairs, Spanish tile stairs lead outside to the private courtyard’s outdoor fireplace, dining/lounging areas, swimming pool, 2-car garage & rose garden. This is a rare opportunity to live in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in the world.