Following a $5 million rehabilitation, the former Beverly Hills Waterworks Building reopened in 1991 as the home of the Margaret Herrick Library and Academy Film Archive, demonstrating the importance of adaptive reuse.
Early postcard image of the Bob and Dolores Hope Estate. Lake County Museum CORBIS.
The building’s owner recently completed a renovation project that both preserves and updates features of Casa de Cadillac, one of the most significant postwar auto showrooms remaining in Los Angeles County.
Stahl House (Case Study House #22), photo by Tim Street-Porter
In October 2018, CBS announced an intent to sale their 25-acre property to the Los Angeles-based investment firm Hackman Capital Partners. In June 2018, it was designated a Historic-Cultural Monument (HCM).