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‘Captain America’ screenwriter Christopher Markus swoops into Hancock Park manor

‘Captain America’ screenwriter Christopher Markus swoops into Hancock Park manor

Emmy Award-winning screenwriter Christopher Markus co-wrote three “Captain America” films, but his new home in Hancock Park embraces a style from across the pond.

Markus recently paid $6.01 million for a stately English manor-style house, records show. It had been listed for $6.5 million.

On half an acre of park-like grounds, the brick house pairs an elegant, ivy-draped facade with a front-facing lattice window. Within the home’s 5,600 square feet, there’s a bright living room, an eat-in kitchen, a formal dining room, an office, and an art studio with paint-laden walls that bring to mind a Jackson Pollock piece.

The upstairs master...

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