A garden estate within the Gates of Lower Bel-Air. Recently re-vitalized by Mark Rios, FAIA, as his own residence, this stylish 2,634sf 2 bedroom, 2½ bathroom home spans over half an acre. A sophisticated buyer’s ultimate healthy living condo alternative. An expansive skylight leads into the vibrant heart of the home’s open dining and adjoining living room with soaring white exposed wood beam ceiling, cozy fireplace and walls of glass, allowing serene, sought-after Bel-Air garden and city views. The Master bedroom suite with corner window views complete with walk-in closet and renovated bathroom with marble flooring. A generous office/bedroom offers a built-in desk and cabinetry. The contemporary obsidian colored chef’s kitchen pairs perfectly with the hand-painted blue tiles, cultivating a chic blending of vintage and modern aesthetics. The renovated kitchen features a refinished butcher block island, glass walk-in pantry, top-of-the-line appliances and sultry lounge with picturesque palm trees and pool views. The pool deck with lounging areas is surrounded by a refuge of towering hedges, mature trees and a lush lawn. Amenities: garden atrium entry, new security & ventilation systems, gym, 2-car garage and motor court. New home concept sketches by Mark Rios available. A rare opportunity to live within a city garden home as is or build your dream home in one of the last available sites in lower Bel-Air.