A perfect retreat from the bustling city! Beautifully updated home located in the University Hills, a pretty nghborhd close to DTLA. Gorgeous vus of the San Gabriel Mtns, plenty of privacy & seclusion behind a nice gated entry, a vast backyard, mature trees & creative space. A lovely front patio welcomes you in, a formal entryway opens to the main living space, open LR & dining area, refinished hrdwd flooring, windows w/fantastic views, an updated kitchen w/wood cabinetry, granite cntrtps & SS appl. 2 spacious BRs, ample closet space & updated BA. Down a few rambling stairs is the separate entrance to the studio/guest quarters. Spacious 3rd BR, large walk-in closet & lovely BA w/ B&W Moroccan-style tile. Terraced backyard includes a large storage unit/creative space, a covered outdoor dining area, several patios for lounging & relaxing, mature trees & a small viewing deck. Amenities include: HVAC, updated plumbing, EQ retrofitting, Stacked W/D, drip irrigation & street parking.