Demolished in the early 1950's for the Hollywood Freeway, Rudolph Valentino's Whitley Heights home was later owned by the founder of the Maybelline cosmetics empire. This rare view is from the rear. Foundation elements for the home remain embedded in the hillside today.
Louis B. Mayer's home at 625 Palisades Beach Road, which features a gargoyle plinth that was a gift from William Randolph Hearst. Palisades Beach Rd, affectionately known just as Beach Road, was also moguls row and Marion Davies' massive mansion was just around the corner. 625 Beach Road would later be bought by Peter Lawford and his wife Patricia Kennedy