What is Melody Acres?
You have just entered another time and place, a step back into the history of the San Fernando Valley known as Melody Acres. This semi-rural neighborhood is filled with old-growth trees, vegetable gardens, fruit trees, vineyards and farm animals such as chickens, turkeys, donkeys and horses.
Your detour through this wondrous neighborhood will have you taking deep sighs of relief, knowing that you have found peace and serenity, if just for a brief moment in time. Should you desire to step back into reality, you are only minutes away from shopping and restaurants on Ventura Blvd., as well as the Ventura/101 freeway and the Orange Metro Line.
Slow down, relax and smile: you're in sunny Melody Acres.
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This Melody Acres home is a relatively recent rebuild that features tasteful drought-resistent landscaping.
Without doubt, this is one of the most lovely homes in Melody Acres.
This 1948 original Spanish home is nestled in tall Pepper and Pine trees and boasts an entire acre of land in the center of Melody Acres.
This musician designed his front yard around his instrument: the drums! The center represents his bass drum and the hedges are cut to resemble his