L. Milton Wolf designed the house for Frank R. Palmateer, President of a storage company in 1924. The 17-room English Tudor style mansion is located at 2501 North Vermont Avenue in Los Feliz.
The multi-talented architect also worked as an art director and contractor. He was one of the principal movers and shakers behind the Hollywoodland real estate development. Milton Wolf was an art director and developer of Hollywoodland. His landmark castle, "Wolf's Lair" on Durand Drive was recently purchased by singer-songwriter Richard Melville Hall, better known by his stage name Moby.