8628 Hollywood Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA 90069

1,541 Sq. Ft.
$1,295 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 8628 Hollywood Boulevard

StatusComing Soon
Year Built1962
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS Type-
Lot Size0.12 AC / 5,223 SF
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyLos Angeles County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)


Situated at the apex of one of Hollywood Boulevard’s countless elbow curves, this 1962 Mid-Century Modern gem awaits its second owner. Designed by FAIA architect Marvin Taff, the clean lines are as timeless as California Dreamin’ by The Mamas & The Papas, and as you watch the lights of city come to life at the end of a long day, a well-earned glass of wine in hand, you could easily imagine a song like that being written in a place like this.
For the lover of Mid-Century Modern architecture, this
... property represents a rare opportunity to be the second owner of the Taff House on Hollywood. Someone with vision will recognize the inherent value in the original design, and be creative enough to transform it into something more, a triumphant second act as the Taff House on Hollywood gets ready for its next 60 years.
Located on Hollywood Blvd. just west of Queens Road, the neighborhood brings together maybe the most eclectic mix of characters and history anywhere west of New York City (the house next door was Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall’s first house together- it later sold to musician Woody Herman). Even though the view and natural quiet from your perch feel like a different world, you’ll never get bored with world-famous clubs, restaurants, hotels, and bars just down the hill on the always interesting Sunset strip.
If the original 1554 sq. feet isn’t enough room, then check out the un-permitted but very useful studio apartment underneath the living room. With its own private entrance, small kitchen and separate bath, the space offers a lot of potential uses, perhaps an office, or just as additional storage. The other side of the house also has two additional un-permitted and unfinished rooms perfect for storage, with relatively easy access and high ceilings in one room.
Additional square footage could potentially be accommodated on the flat yard just off the living room and kitchen. A re-imagined kitchen could be extended into the yard— this relatively simple remodel could add several hundred square feet, and maybe also a half bath.
For even more square footage, a new owner could add a new garage with a separate unit on the second floor, maybe a view deck on the roof. Or simply keep the original footprint and add a pool. Additional potential options include converting the current garage to a separate unit (plumbing already in place with permit) with new glass sliding doors and a second view deck.
If you’re lucky enough to wake up under the sleek Redwood slat ceilings and catch the first spark of dawn outlined by the downtown Los Angeles skyline, you’ll likely be inspired to tackle whatever your day brings you, and maybe even write a classic song. Or the next great American novel. Or an Oscar-winning script. The Taff House on Hollywood is for dreamers, and those who strive to make their dreams come true.


BalconyDeckPrivate YardBack YardGaragePrivate ParkingStreet ParkingWasher / Dryer Hookup


Listing Courtesy of Compass, Will Flannigan

Listing Agent

Open Houses

Sunday, Oct 20th

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM


Building Information for 8628 Hollywood Boulevard

Stories-Year Built1962Building Size-Lot Size0.12 AC / 5,223 SF

Payment Calculator

$7,176 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest


Property Taxes

HOA Dues


Similar Homes

Public Records for 8628 Hollywood Boulevard

Taxable ValueLand$48,886Additions$73,022Total$121,908
Tax Record2018$1,746
Home Facts
Beds3Finished Sq.Ft.1,554 SqFtStories1Lot Size5,223 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1962Year Renovated1962ZoningLAR1

Schools near 8628 Hollywood Boulevard

Pacific Hills SchoolPrivate6-120.6 mi
West Hollywood College Prep SchoolPrivatePK-120.7 mi
Larchmont Charter SchoolCharterK-121.0 mi
West Hollywood Opportunity SchoolPublic7-121.1 mi

Pacific Hills School

6-12, 0.6 mi, Private


West Hollywood College Prep School

PK-12, 0.7 mi, Private


Larchmont Charter School

K-12, 1.0 mi, Charter


West Hollywood Opportunity School

7-12, 1.1 mi, Public


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

Similar Homes

All data, including all measurements and calculations of area, is obtained from various sources, is approximate, and has not been, and will not be, verified by broker or MLS. All information should be independently reviewed and verified for accuracy. No guarantee, warranty or representation of any kind is made regarding the completeness or accuracy of such measurements and Compass expressly disclaims any liability in connection with such measurements.
Listing Courtesy of Compass, Will Flannigan
The information being provided by CARETS and CRMLS is for the visitor’s personal, noncommercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties visitor may be interested in purchasing. The data contained herein is copyrighted by CARETS, CLAW, CRISNet MLS, i-Tech MLS, VCRDS and/or CRMLS and is protected by all applicable copyright laws. Any dissemination of this information is in violation of copyright laws and is strictly prohibited. Property information referenced on this web site comes from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program of CARETS or CRMLS. This web site may reference real estate listing(s) held by a brokerage firm other than the broker and/or agent who owns this web site. For the avoidance of doubt, the accuracy of all information, regardless of source, is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be personally verified through personal inspection by and/or with the appropriate professionals.