Experience the allure of this updated 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom Penthouse, graced by abundant natural light in a stunning Mediterranean-style building erected in 2001. Upon entering the formal foyer, discover an expansive open floor plan, where the living room beckons with a gas fireplace and access to a charming west-facing balcony. The adjacent dining area seamlessly flows into the gourmet kitchen, boasting a breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances, including a gas range and built-in microwave, and a cozy breakfast room or den. The generous master suite, a true retreat, boasts a sliding glass door leading to a balcony with panoramic treetop vistas, a custom-built walk-in closet, and an opulent marble-finished master bathroom with dual basins, a separate bathtub, and a shower. The second bedroom offers not one but two closets, providing ample storage space. A side-by-side laundry area complete with storage cabinets adds practicality to your daily life. Noteworthy features include resplendent hardwood flooring, recessed lighting, central air conditioning and heating, and a wired alarm system for added peace of mind. This pet-friendly abode includes earthquake insurance and covers water within its HOA dues, with the added convenience of guest parking. Nestled in an ideal locale just a few blocks away from Westwood Blvd's vibrant retail and dining scene, as well as the prestigious UCLA and bustling Century City, this residence is also within the sought-after Westwood Charter School district. With every detail considered, this property is truly move-in ready, offering a unique opportunity to embrace the California lifestyle.