Magazine article Variety

Ricky Strauss Puts Hancock Park Tudor Up for Sale

Magazine article Variety

Ricky Strauss Puts Hancock Park Tudor Up for Sale

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1 Long trusted and always impeccably informed property snitches Lucy Spillerguts and Yolanda Yakketyyak both pegged influential veteran entertainment industry executive Ricky Strauss as the seller of a conscientiously restored and thoroughly up-to-date 1927 English Htdor in L.A.'s historically hoity-toity Hancock Park 'hood with an asking price of $6.75 million. The former president of Participant Media and current president of marketing for the Walt Disney Studios purchased the decidedly dignified, half-timbered red-brick residence via trust in mid-2013 for exactly $3.9 million.

The five bedroom and 4.5 bathroom main residence, just under 6,200 square feet, retains scads of original architectural features, such as arched doorways fitted with pocket doors, tracery-accented ceilings, carved fireplace mantelpieces, and a vintage powder room lined in lavender tiles. Plushly comfortable and artfilled public entertainment spaces open off a grandly proportioned entrance hall, and include a baronial step-down living room with fireplace, paneled formal dining room and library with corner fireplace. …

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