An architectural hideaway in the hills of Echo Park. Privately sited and newly renovated and expanded, this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home melds playfulness and functionality with a deep connection to nature. Featured in Architectural Digest and Better Homes & Gardens, this stunning home seamlessly unites the open and airy interiors designed by owner-architect to the ultimate multi-level entertainer's backyard. The main level hosts an open concept plan, with a mighty chef's kitchen featuring eat-in island, yellow Bertazzoni range, hideaway pantry, dining area, and large living room below a lofted ceiling. A sliding wall of glass connects to the terrace, showcasing hillside and garden views. A bedroom with custom white oak trundle bed and built-ins, plus 3/4 bathroom complete this level. From the front deck, the verdant grassy fields of Kite Hill is in plain view. The second story is occupied by the primary suite. The relaxing bathroom is equipped with soaking tub and steam shower. Start your day on the private balcony with dreamy views of the San Gabriel Mountains. Set amidst mature landscaping design by Ivette Soler of Elysian Landscaping, the terraced yard offer many places to lounge and entertain. Gather around the gas firepit, play in the lower grassy yard or read under the shady tree on the cantilevered deck. Live out your urban farmer dreams with included chicken coop. Laundry area and bonus storage room below the house. A magical place to call home, just up the street from Cookbook, Canyon Coffee, Bacetti, and more that make this neighborhood so special. Minutes to Dodger Stadium, Silver Lake, downtown LA, with easy access to the 101 and 110 freeway.