Culver City, California: Hobbit HouseDisney artist Lawrence Joseph built his residence from 1946 to 1970. It has been declared a Historic-Cultural landmark (No. 624) in the "Storybook Style."
- 3819 Dunn Dr., Culver City, CA
- Just west of Brotman Medical Center. On Dunn Drive, between Venice Blvd and Washington Blvd. Area built up around it, but it's there.
- Private home. Visible from street.
Visitor Tips and News About Hobbit House
There are a cluster of these little hobbit houses together, surrounded by ponds that have living turtles. They are apartments now, but still retain the old world charm intended by the designer. When I went there it was possible to walk up the driveway between the buildings and up to one of the ponds.[Nikki Kreuzer, 11/16/2012]
This is the house Alicia Silverstone walked by in the movie "Clueless" ~ the story of Mr. Hall, teacher at Beverly Hills High School.[Donna Peacher, 07/01/2010]
The Hobbit House [is still visible from the street].[Nick, 01/24/2010]
A Disney artist built his charming fantasy residence from 1946 to 1970.