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The Witch's House in Beverly Hills

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Spent a magical evening with my best friend Maria McKee inside the "The Witch's House" last night for Vintage Los Angeles. The house has been owned by renowned real estate agent, Michael Libow since 1998 and my friend and I were THRILLED to be invited over. NOBODY has taken better care of this original storybook fairytale home better then Michael who did NOT want to see the home torn down. So he purchased it and began a gradual renovation. Well it paid off! In fact it has just been declared a Landmark by the city of historic preservation due to it's unique storybook design, age and role in early Hollywood! And we are all SOOOOO happy about that!

The Witches House (also known as the Spadena House) was built in the 1920's as an office for the studio execs in Culver City and was used in several silent films and eventually moved to Walden St. in 1926 after its use was retired to serve as a residence for Ward Lascelle, and independent movie producer. Throu…