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George Barris Famous Custom Car Shop in North Hollywood


SOLD, SOLD, SOLD in 2021

Unbelievable and incredible location - C2 Zoning Massive, large lot with an abundance of possibilities
Original Paint Booth still operable and grandfathered in - Buyer to Verify

WOW! WOW! WOW! First time on the market in over 60 years! Home to Barris Kustom Industries, creators of TVs original Batmobile, the Munster Koach, and many famous hot rods and kustom cars. For decades, if you saw it on TV or in the Movies, chances are, Barris Kustom created it, ON THIS SITE.

A family-run business, many automotive legends got their start here with a creative impact catalogued over decades in the pages of Hot Rod, Car Craft and Motor Trend magazines. Elvis, Elton John, James Dean, Clint Eastwood, Ringo Starr, John Lennon and Sonny and Cher, to name a few all had Barris Kustom cars.

Surrounded by iconic destinations like Warner Bros Studios, Disney Studios, Universal Studios and The Hollywood Sign.

The property is conveniently located between the Ventura Freeway and Riverside Drive, and features an abundance of parking and an IRREPLACEABLE billboard. These two adjacent parcels are offered together for a total of approximately 10,187 building sq ft or approximately 54% coverage of the 18,604 sq ft lot (per assessor).

With a storied past and an exceptional location, this unique North Hollywood property is ready for a new breath of life!

*Some CoStar/LoopNet data was auto-populated. Buyer to Verify to their own satisfaction.

Co-Listed with Scott Moore, Douglas Elliman of Ca.

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Advertised by: JASON FROEHLICH (click here to see full profile)

Ad Details

Parking Spaces Outside 70
Property is Sold
Auto Use Allowed Yes
Garage Spaces (put 0 if this does not apply) 20.00
Price Info SOLD, SOLD, SOLD in 2021
Price $3,995,000 USD
Celebrity Owned Yes
Which Celebrity? George Barris

Buildings & Land

Property Name Home to Barris Kustom Industries, creators of TVs original Batmobile, the Munster Koach, and many famous hot rods and kustom cars.
Property Types Warehouse, Car Lot or Building, Vehicle Related, Retail

Size & Value

Bldg. Size (Sq. Ft.) 10,187
Price/Sq. Ft. 392
Lot/Parcel Size 0.39 Acres
Year Built: 1966

Use & Status

Best Property Use This property is best suited for an owner and user, This is an investment property
Construction Status: Existing Structures
Zoning LAC2

Unique Sale Issues

Type of Sale Real Estate Agency Sale


Address 10811 Riverside Dr
City North Hollywood
State CA
Postal Code 91602
Country USA

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Phone 424.263.9131
Cell Phone 310.266.9585
Ad id: 36823987
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