The Summit is a guard gated community in the Beverly Hills Post Office (BHPO) area of Los Angeles. It also offers security car patrol. Named ‘The Summit’ for it’s location at the top of the hills above Beverly Hills where Coldwater Canyon and Mulholland Drive meet boarding the area of both Sherman Oaks and Franklin canyon. There are 80 homes here in this community and only 6 streets.
Most properties were built in the 80’s, but like most of Los Angeles, newer homes have been erected. Many of the homes here have city and canyon views. Interior square footage ranges from 4,000 square feet to over 8,000 square feet with larger lot sizes starting at 15,000 square feet. Most homes in this community have pools and tennis courts. The architectural styles vary from Contemporary, Traditional, Tudor, Mediterranean, Colonial and Cape Code.
This is one of the most prestigious communities and has been home to celebrities like; Gwen Stefani, Britney Spears, Ed McMahon and Hillary Duff.