Actor sells in Studio City

Neil Patrick Harris of "How I Met Your Mother" has sold his ranch-style house. (Engel Multimedia)

Actor Neil Patrick Harris has sold a ranch-style house in Studio City for $1,535,000.

Built in 1950, the home sits on more than a half-acre with mountain and valley views. The interiors feature dark-stained wood floors, vaulted ceilings and French doors. The house's 2,408 square feet include a living room with fireplace, a media and family room, a kitchen with an island and wine bar, three bedrooms and two bathrooms, according to details at The guest suite has its own entrance. Outdoor entertaining spaces include a swimming pool with spa, a fireplace, an island barbecue and a pergola dining patio.

Harris, 37, stars on "How I Met Your Mother" (2005-present), which CBS has renewed for two more years. He also stars in the film "Beastly" (2011). Harris has hosted the Emmys and the Tonys. He won an Emmy last year as a guest actor on "Glee."

Public records show he bought the property in 2007 for $1.5 million. It came on the market in mid-March at $1,599,000.

Monty Iceman of Prudential California Realty, Encino, was the listing agent. Sue Bromiley of Coldwell Banker, Sherman Oaks, represented the buyer.