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Schindler’s How House: Back On The Market

2422 Silver Ridge Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90039

4 BR, 2.5 BA
$1,495,000

We first posted about R.M. Schindler’s James Eads How House in July 2009, when it had just come back on the market with a substantial price drop to $1.495 from its starting point of $4.995 in September of 2008. And now the architectural masterpiece is back on the market!

Built in 1925, the 2,426 square foot home has been fully restored and updated for modern living. There are stunning architectural details, including walls of glass, redwood, and concrete and original fireplaces. The home also includes many updates including an alarm system and central heat and air conditioning.

The residence is sited on a 14,461 square foot lot with a deck and a Richard Neutra designed garden.

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540 Crane Boulevard In Mt. Washington

540 Crane Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90065

2 BR, 2 BA
$390,000

Built in 1949, this Mt. Washington bungalow is located on a good street and listed for a good price. It’s definitely “cozy” at only 994 square feet, but it has lots of nice features, like the gorgeous views, ample deck space and a fully remodeled kitchen.

The 2 bedroom, 2 bath has a bit of a retro cabin vibe, but with a healthy dose of modern as well. The living room has walnut hardwood floors and a wood burning fireplace.

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1456 Angelus Avenue In Silver Lake

1456 Angelus Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90026

2 BR, 2 BA
$729,000

Newly listed in Silver Lake, this 1923 California bungalow has been beautifully renovated with a modern touch. The 1,008 square foot home features high wood beamed ceilings, hardwood floors, an open floor plan, and high-end finishes.

The 2 bedroom, 2 bath is located on a cul-de-sac street in a serene treetop setting — you really feel like you’re out of the city.

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Edgecliffe Terrace Homes In Silver Lake

1372 – 1374.5 Edgecliffe Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90026

3 BR, 2.5 BA
$745,000 – $795,000

I just saw the Edgecliffe Terrace Homes at the broker’s open house today and I was really impressed. Similar to the Lofts on Rowena that I posted about last month, these are four, brand-new, single family homes. The location is ideal–in prime Silver Lake and within easy walking distance of Sunset Junction.

Each of the homes are structurally independent with no shared walls, systems or parking. Each unit provides approximately 1,600 square feet of interior space, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, an attached side-by-side 2-car garage, and a spacious roof deck with views of the Silver Lake hills, Griffith Park Observatory and the Hollywood Sign. The homes at 1372 and 1374.5 also have private yards.

The building was designed and built by architect/owner Green City Building Company and features custom built-in closets and cabinetry, Bosch stainless steel appliances and five-fixture master baths.

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2318 & 2320 Earl Street In Silver Lake

2318 & 2320 Earl Street
Los Angeles, CA 90039

Two Units: 2 BR, 1.5 BA each
$699,000

This mid-century modern duplex in the Silver Lake Hills features Reservoir views. The property was built in 1964 and is on Earl Street, near other architectural homes (including a number of Neutra homes).

The front unit has 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and features high, wood beamed ceilings, a wood burning fireplace, and bamboo floors throughout.

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111 Linda Vista Avenue In Pasadena

111 Linda Vista Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105

4 BR, 5 BA
$2,675,000

This Mediterranean revival estate was designed by architect Paul Williams, FAIA, in 1926. During his career, Williams designed over 2,000 private homes in Southern California, many for Hollywood celebrities, and notable public buildings, including contributing to the design of LAX’s iconic Theme Building.

The estate on Linda Vista has been carefully updated with many authentic details in place, including original terracotta floors, original wood paneling, stained glass windows, and a replica of the original wood beamed ceiling. The main house has 4,764 square feet of interior space and an upper level with 2 bedrooms and a master suite with treetop, mountain and city views. The main house also includes a lower level with over 1,000 square feet of additional space for the laundry room, wine cellar and storage.

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3644 Buena Park Drive In Studio City

3644 Buena Park Drive
Studio City, CA 91604

3 BR, 2 BA
$1,199,000

Today I checked out the newly listed Waxman House, designed by Barry Moffitt in 1964. Moffitt, who studied with John Lautner, built the 1,972 square foot home for artist Arlene Waxman. It was photographed by Julius Shulman in 1965.

The residence is located in one of my favorite parts of Studio City, set up in the hills, among many other beautiful homes and architectural standouts. It maintains many original details, including a wood burning brick fireplace and features clear heart redwood paneling throughout.

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1801 Bellevue Avenue In Echo Park

1801 Bellevue Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90026

3 BR, 2 BA
$499,000

This 3-bedroom, 2-bath Echo Park home has been completely remodeled with eco-friendly updates, including reclaimed wood, low-VOC paints, marmoleum and Brazilian cherry flooring, and rolled-steel windows.

The 1,422 square foot interior offers a modern, bright and airy feel with lots of windows and an open floor plan.

There is also a newly built, oversized garage!

See more photos, after the break.

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1875 Kinneloa Canyon Road In Pasadena

1875 Kinneloa Canyon Road
Pasadena, CA 91107

3 BR, 2 BA
$865,000

Built in 1957, this mid-century modern, post and beam residence is situated on a spacious 27,221 square foot lot.

The 3-bedroom, 2-bath home has many original architectural details intact with beautiful floor to ceiling walls of glass, vaulted wood ceilings, and views of the garden and mountains beyond.

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1807 North Dillon Street In Silver Lake

1807 North Dillon Street
Los Angeles, CA 90026

3 BR, 3 BA
$1,399,000

Situated atop the Silver Lake hills, this Spanish style home, built in 1931, is an ideal retreat from city life. Completely private and impeccably renovated, the 2,053 square foot home features stunning city and downtown views. It includes a beautiful rear garden and pool, which is fully equipped with a zoned sound system, BBQ/dining area, fountain, outdoor shower and large sunning deck. This would be a great spot for dinner parties or summer barbecues!

The main house offers 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, a generous living room with a brick fireplace and wood beamed ceilings, a dining room, and a chef’s kitchen with a breakfast nook.

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