Villa Maria," a stunning Paul Williams estate circa 1922, is ideal for the client seeking "hill living" without the hassle. Set behind majestic gates, this private oasis sits within walking distance to the trails of Griffith Park & the hip shops/restaurants of Franklin Blvd. Boasting head-on city views from nearly every room & park-like grounds rarely found in The Oaks, the St. 2 St. lot includes two parcels totaling over 17000 sq.ft! Period details include rich wood floors, sun-drenched foyer w/ original marble tile, wine cellar & 9ft ceilings. Among modern amenities are SS appliances, upgraded electrical, bolted foundation & built-in sound system. The romantic Master offers fireplace, walk-in closet & bath w/ dual vanities, glass shower & tub. Oversized LR w/ grand stone FP, FDR, chef's Kit, & 4th Bd/Office complete the 1st floor. Enjoy al fresco dining or entertaining on the patio amidst twinkling city lights. Move right in or expand to suit. This property should not be missed.