In prime West Adams, awaits this jubilant SoCal Scandi Bungalow nestled on a gated and hedged lot — a serene compound brimming with beautiful desert vibes in the heart of the city, plus chic designer elements and tons of curated updates. Through the gated entry, step into a beautifully minimalist desertscape with fresh pavers, plumeria, palo verde, majestic cacti and an array of artfully placed greenery throughout the space. A gorgeous hand-carved vintage front door opens into this light-filled retreat with wide plank maple floors, beautiful archways and vaulted ceilings. Living room with ambient soffit lighting and Bonderup & Thorup x Gubi pendant sets the mood. Custom birch built-ins in both living and dining rooms offer tons of storage. Renovated kitchen with custom birch cabinets, large island, stone counters with built-in sink, integrated hood, floating shelves with under-mount lighting and top-of-the-line appliances including Viking stove is a chef’s paradise and entertainer’s mecca. Home boasts two spacious bedrooms including a dreamy primary with handsome vaulted ceilings and arched entry to a large built-out closet and updated ensuite bath with plaster style finishes, mouth-blown lightbulb by Tala, sunken tub + stained-glass window brings vintage charm. Second bedroom is sun-drenched with flanking windows that give way to verdant garden views, and updated hall bath echoes the plaster style finishes with matte black fixtures. Other delightful details include fully restored vintage steel casement windows, hand-made Allied Maker orb sconces, all new interior doors and new matte black Zircon Cone Fireplace in dining. The backyard is a huge multi-spacial oasis with endless possibilities! Multiple seating areas to entertain, including along the cactus garden at side yard, a chicken coop + herb garden area, and 3 large shipping containers bring this creative space to life — the first of which features French doors, windows and a cut-out for portable air-conditioning/heater hook-ups, making this a great home office. The other 2 shipping containers provide amazing storage, or potential to become usable creative spaces as well. You’ll find several fruit trees throughout including guava, apple, lemon, pomegranate and banana. At the rear, a large sliding gate via alley access gives way for easy gated 2-car parking. Home features updated plumbing, full house water-filtration system, updated HVAC, and so much more! This dream location gives easy access to an array of beloved local eateries and shops – walk to Mizlala, Vicky’s All Day, Alta and much more. Welcome home!