The McFerrin House, by Robert Peters, A.I.A., 1962, is now on the market. This beautiful mid-century modern post-and-beam features stunning views of Glendale, San Gabriel Mountains, and even snow-capped Mt. Baldy. The 3-bedroom, 2-bath residence provides custom wood finishes, built-ins, exposed structural beams, gorgeous walls of glass, and sliding glass doors. The well-organized open floor plan … Continued
Built in 1951, this beautiful post and beam residence is light-filled, open, and inviting. The 2,631 square-foot home is located in a private, meditative setting. The bright living room offers walls of glass that open to the lush backyard. Wood and stone floors add warmth and charm to the home. The glass enclosed dining room makes … Continued
This stunning mid-century post and beam home was built in 1952 by notable architect Richard E. Nevara, A.I.A. The 2,192 square-foot residence is perched on an expansive lot offering plenty of privacy and seclusion. Transition from interior to exterior through the expansive glass doors. The 4-bedroom, 3-bath home features exposed beams, warm wood, and natural stone … Continued
New to the market, the J.M. Roberts Residence, designed by Richard Neutra in 1955. While the Roberts original request was for a more conventional ranch style home, Neutra brought them around to his purely modernist aesthetic. Neutra’s modular grid, spider leg detailing, and asymmetric compositions combine to create a harmony of balance, transparency, and lightness. Similar … Continued
The Ken McLeod Residence, built in 1954 is now on the market for the first time since 1978. The 2,514 square-foot residence was designed by Fred McDowell, A. I. A., 1954, and Rufus Turner, A. I. A., 1965. Although Fred McDowell is listed as the architect of record, McLeod’s work with Criley and McDowell, Richard Neutra, and … Continued
This modern, split-level, hillside home is located in the upward-trending Adam’s Hill neighborhood of Glendale.
I recently had the pleasure of checking out the Frank Thomas Residence, designed by Ted Criley Jr., A.I.A. The stunning 4-bedroom, 3-bath residence is on the market for the first time since it was built in 1949. The home’s original owner, Frank Thomas, was one of Walt Disney’s “Nine Old Men” animators. Before the home was … Continued
New to the market, this iconic mid-century A-frame home, nestled in the hills above Eagle Rock. Built in 1963, this 3-bedroom, 3-bath residence features spectacular panoramic views to the north, including the famed ‘Eagle Rock’. Double doors lead you through the foyer and into the focal point of the home, the incredible open living room. The unique … Continued
Stunning Beachwood Canyon modern combining architectural elements both old and new. This two-story mid-century post & beam has been tastefully updated to create the perfect Hollywood Hills hideaway.
Just listed in at the top of the Hollywood Hills is The De Jonghe Residence by Lloyd Wright. Built in 1949 with later enhancements by architect John Powell.