This idyllic Beachwood Canyon ranch home featuring 2 Bedrooms plus convertible Den (Potential 3rd Bedroom) represents the ultimate retreat. Situated on a large corner lot and conveniently located a few blocks up from the quaint “Beachwood Village” with market and cafe, sits this 1940 ranch built by LA city engineer and his artist wife who contributed to the rich history of Hollywoodland. Highlights include a gorgeous living room with large windows, beamed redwood ceiling, hardwood floors, and refurbished original wood or gas fireplace. A cozy paneled convertible den with its own gas fireplace opens to the living room through a wide pocket door. The primary Bedroom has French doors leading to private garden with bubbling fountain. The primary bath has an oval free-standing soaking tub, separate shower, and heated floors. The newly renovated eat-in kitchen features Bertazzoni + Bosch appliances, with adjacent pantry / laundry room with new LG washer/dryer. Designed for year-round indoor/outdoor entertaining, the kitchen and living room flow to an expansive private back patio and yard under soaring trees and lush terraced hillside. An oversize 2-car garage with attached shed + off street parking for 2-3 cars provides loads of parking and abundant storage. Recent renovations include kitchen, baths, roof, sewer line, landscaping with Rachio multizone irrigation system, all in 2020. Only 2 owners in 83 years. The hills of Beachwood Canyon are an escape from the city, yet minutes from the hottest LA restaurants and nightlife of Hollywood, convenient to studios and Freeways.