Marshall P. Wilkinson established his reputation in the 1920s and 1930s, designing romantic homes for some of Hollywood’s most illustrious stars including Alan Ladd, Fred Astaire, Russ Columbo, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. and Carole Lombard. By 1960 he was designing more international style homes, like the Weeplo Duplex in Silver Lake. The original owner was Mr. Harry Wepplo, the owner of Wepplo�s Book Store in the Farmer�s Market and a close friend of the architect.The property last sold in 2003 for $646,915 and was described in the listing as ‘ On a site affording hillside vistas to the East, designer Marshall Wilkinson crafted two post and beam residences that are dramatic in their utter simplicity. Separated by a reflection pond in the carport entry, each one-bedroom unit is finished with terrazzo floors, laminate counter tops, fireplace and entertainment decks overlooking the view.’Located at 2323 Silver Ridge Avenue in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.
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