A writer's retreat! This house started out as a small hunting lodge/retreat for Edgar Rice Burroughs on the south side of his ranch, overlooking the hills and canyons of the Santa Monica Mountains. Later the house was an oasis for John Meston who sought refuge from the hustle and bustle of the city to write many a Gunsmoke episode. Pardner!In addition to the recently enlarged and remodeled main house, this property still boasts the attached but separate quarters - bedroom, bathroom, office, and kitchen. Perfect for the working writer, musician, producer or anyone that works from home and needs a tranquil setting.4700 Topeka - Living the California dream within the city limits.