Encino charmer in highly sought after neighborhood. Built in 1951, this delightful 2 bedroom (originally was a 3 bedroom and could be converted back), 1 bathroom home, has great curb appeal with the potential to add SQFT and renovate or even reconfigure. Featuring a light filled floorplan with smooth ceilings, recessed lighting, crown molding, copper plumbing, plus central air & heat. The living room and dining area both overlook the cook’s kitchen with a large double sided breakfast bar, updated cabinets, a convenient touchless faucet, and a large indoor laundry room with great storage. Both bedrooms have ample closet space and ceiling fans, and there is a full hall bath. The large and peaceful back yard has room for a pool, and currently features a nice patio area and fabulous new garden with mandarin & Meyer lemon trees, a pomegranate and lavender bush, wildflowers, and raised beds with basil, cucumber, green beans, a variety of carrots and peppers, and fresh mint - a delightful setting for entertaining and dining al fresco with a sense of privacy. Detached garage perfect for potential ADU. Conveniently located near schools, parks, restaurants, grocery stores (like Trader Joe's), places of worship, freeways, The Village at Westfield Topanga, and more! With a little TLC, opportunity is definitely knocking here on Bessemer.