Archive for the ‘Modern’ Category
Featured in the Dwell on Design tour and countless magazines, this award winning architectural Modern beach house is just blocks from the sand.
Filled with warmth, the light filled family room features a wall of windows that seamlessly connect the indoors and outdoors.
The stunning Chef’s kitchen boasts a host of professional grade appliances including a Miele steam and conventional oven, two Bosch dishwashers and a Miele induction cook top. Read more…
1926 Whitmore Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90039 2 BD/ 1.75 BA $629,00
Nestled in the lush Echo Park hills, Architect Leigh Jerrard reimagined and updated this 1920′s bungalow. Here he created a stunning, airy, modern home and expansive guest house. Located just north of downtown Los Angeles, both houses offer an open layout and stunning views.
Hardwood maple floors, custom-designed cabinetry and storage flow throughout both spaces.
Beautifully maintained by artist owner, this one-of-a-kind property offers high-end fixtures and new appliances. Read more…
3836 Sunset Drive Los Angeles, CA 90027 3 BD / 2 BA $1,200,000
Nestled among the trees and situated on a quiet cul-de-sac, this modern home boasts amazing views of Silver and Los Feliz. Newly built by Unique Construction, this architectural home features an open layout and is easily walkable to local hotspots and favorites.
The open plan space combines soaring vaulted ceilings, light toned wood flooring and floor to ceiling windows to capture the stunning views.
Effortless flow joins the living room, dining room and kitchen.
5505 Tuxedo Terrace
Los Angeles, CA 90068
4BR/4BA, 3,151 square feet
I am very excited to present my newest listing! A masterpiece of contemporary Californian design, this exceptional Hollywood Hills retreat has the combination of features that have become so hard to find: pool, view, and privacy all on one level of a single-story modern home.
Set against an incredible city skyline with views stretching to the ocean, this dramatic 3,100sf home is at the end of a cul-de-sac in The Oaks, gated & set back from the street for maximum privacy.
Built in 2006 by Barbara Bestor, AIA, this stunning home offers sweeping views, privacy and dramatic living spaces. Well poised in the Silver Lake hills above the reservoir, the home features over 7,256 square feet of engaging materials and design.
In her signature style, the large formal living room offers vistas of the lush yard via oversized floor to ceiling picture windows. The large room is clad in warm-toned wood and the distinct floating fireplace is the focal point.
Adjacent to the the formal living room is the library with plenty of storage for a significant collection and a custom rolling ladder.
4101 Sea View Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90065 3 BD/ 2.5 BA $975,000
Privacy hedges and a brick lined driveway separate this single level mid-century from streetview in the hills of Mt. Washington. Re-envisioned by acclaimed architects Fung & Blatt and featured in Better Homes and Gardens, this home is situated on a desirable street with panoramic views.
The reeded glass entryway gives way to the living room with exotic wood floors. Here, walls of windows and a wrap around deck showcase views of the shimmering ocean, the Getty, Century City and Griffith Observatory.
Both the living room and dining area boast a distinctive wood burning block fireplace, which is splashed in color and anchors the floor plan, highlighting the angles, textures and thoughtfully chosen color palette. Read more…
7740 Flynn Ranch Road Los Angeles, CA 90046 4 BD/ 5 BA $4,250,000
Encompassing, over 1/2 an acre, Flynn Ranch “House A” built in 1987 and designed by Phillip Jon Brown, A. I. A, is one of two of the realized private residences that were planned for entertainment industry executive, Errol Flynn. There were to be 4 modern residences accessed by a gated private drive; “House A” was the first and remains the purest statement of the architect’s intent.
Hidden from sight and shrouded in mature coniferous trees, this modern residence is located high in the Hollywood Hills nearby Mulholland drive with proximity to the studios. The site was carefully chosen for privacy in relation to the park-like landscaped environment.
The formal living room is a dramatic two story space with a floor to ceiling white brick wood burning fireplace and wrap around windows opening to the pool, spa and patios.
331 North Crane Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90065 2BR, 2BA, 1,220sf, $699,000
Simon Storey, recently labeled one of Wallpaper Magazines emerging Architects of 2014, found two side by side lots in the hills of Mount Washington and designed and built two modern single family homes, that are strikingly distinct from the rest of the quiet neighborhood. A mirror of one another each with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a 2 car garage, 331 N Crane features a slightly larger lot at 2,267 square feet and 1,220 square feet of interior space, while 327 N Crane is on a slightly smaller lot (1,999 square feet,)and features just 120 square feet less interior space.
The two, low boxy structures are wrapped in a vertical wood siding and surrounded by an angled white picket fence. The poured concrete driveway and tucked garage door design leaves additional room for off street parking.
In both homes the living spaces are located on the upper level. The front door opens to a light, bright and airy living room, dining and kitchen areas. White oak floors flow throughout the home. Modern bay windows provide natural light and an ideal place to perch while looking out over the hillside neighborhood.
7861 Woodrow Wilson Drive Los Angeles, CA 90046 2 BD/ 2.5 BA $2,849,000
Surrounded by tall trees, thick bamboo and natural lush vegetation this 1947 built architectural gem was conceived by Rodney Walker for the Case Study Program. Built after the time frame of the program the home has been recently updated and modernized. Located off of Woodrow Wilson Drive on a flat parcel of land the home is set back from the street at the end of a gated and winding drive. Perched atop of the detached 2 car garage is a luxuriously sized sun deck with room for outdoor dining and lounging.
Along the south facade, full walls of glass extend from the living room through to the kitchen, offering the enviable indoor/ outdoor California lifestyle and were originally designed with the intention to extend the eye through the living space and make the home feel larger than its 2,424 square foot footprint.
803 North Mansfield Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038
Designed by Architect Walter Sydney Orme, this 1937 built residence calls upon the en vogue architectural details of the late 30′s, streamlined moderne and art deco. As evidenced in the aerodynamic exterior curves and long horizontal lines and grooves on the outside of the structure to the black trim, tray ceilings, glass brick and porthole windows in the front and rear doors.
This duplexed property, situated on a spacious corner lot, has two units both with three bedrooms and two bathrooms.